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Athena's Family Restaurant

729 Young St, Tonawanda, NY 14150-4112
716-692-2626
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Ranked #14 of 98 restaurants in Tonawanda
Most recent review
- Apr 15, 2014
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English first
Tonawanda, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Have never been dissatisfied by the breakfast. The food comes fast and hot, potatoes have soft centers and some crispy sides, eggs always come the way I order them. Coffee cup never empties!

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North Tonawanda, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

You are always seated quickly or name put on a list, the menu is varied and extensive, but best of all, the quality and volume of food is WONDERFUL! If you go there on your lunch hour, you are in & out in ample time to sit and chat, you don't have to gulp your food down. The weekly specials... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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511 reviews 511 reviews
292 restaurant reviews
224 helpful votes 224 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Super little family diner in Tonawanda, it was packed for lunch on a Tuesday. All of the typical diner fare with a Greek flare. The service was great - and like a typical diner you pay on the way out, don't wait for the server to take your credit card up to the cashier. Nice place to eat, this place... More

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New Port Richey, Florida, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Portion size and quality are excellent. Servers are all very nice. Fridays nights there is a line , so be patient, it is worth the wait.

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Buffalo, NY
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39 reviews 39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

I have eaten here many times and everything has been very good from breakfast to lunch to dinner. Love to go there for a nice breakfast in the morning (or any time of day). The dinners are excellent and so reasonably priced. Plus, you get soup or salad with the dinners. The soups are all very good although a bit... More

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GRAND ISLAND
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439 reviews 439 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

some of us just stopped here to talk baseball and we went waaaaay into extra innings, not good for a restaurant's bottom line... we even acknowledged this and the waitress shrugged it off, said we were fine... tipped her plenty... had chicken soup, three-cheese omelet, over-easies and enough coffee to prompt a rain delay and still they tolerated us... nice... More

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Tonawanda, New York
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

On Easter Sunday my husband and three children and I went to this restaurant to eat breakfast. While we were sitting at our table, a Blonde-Haired waitress named Terry came over from another section of the restaurant and insulted my family and I over a personal issue she was having! When I complained to the owner his response to me... More

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Tonawanda, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Great food, We go here a couple of times a week and all the people working there are great and help you with your food order as much as they can if you want to switch something in your order, there is a long line on Friday's for the fish dinner and on saturday and sunday for breakfast. But I... More

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Niagara Falls, New York, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013 via mobile

Recently friends and I went out to eat here after having eaten here on Friday in the past for one of the "fish fry" dinners which are ubiquitous in the Buffalo region. We recall having had large portions of haddock, fries, cole slaw and macaroni salad. To our dismay, the dinner was rather bland albeit plentiful. The establishment was quite... More

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Tonawanda, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

I go here fairly often just because it is across the street. It is average at best and it is consistent in that description. The service is usually good, but the food is just ok. Ifs you want some really good Greek food, you should drive a bit further to either the olympic on niagara falls blvd or Alton's in... More

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