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Taverna Agora

6101 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612-2613
919-881-8333
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Ranked #14 of 1,241 Restaurants in Raleigh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $40
Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Oriental, NC, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Back in the day, my wife and I used to go the a Greek restaurant on Hillsborough St. called The Golden Key. Everything they had was a trip to Greece. Well, Taverna Agora is all that and more. First of all, the service is excellent (though I will admit that we were there after 9:00 p.m. on a Friday, and... More 

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Greenville, Sc
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56 reviews 56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This was our third visit to this restaurant. The service was excellent as was the food. It was a festive Christmas Eve dinner.

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Cary, North Carolina
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54 reviews 54 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Went here for dinner the other night and this place is amazing! This is authentic greek food from the appetizers to the entrees and everything else in between the one and only place for greek food in the Triangle area! Only open for dinner but we'll worth the trip from anywhere in the area!! Desserts are also a must. Staff... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I love Greek food but it is really hard to find really good Greek food in the Triangle. I recently went to Taverna Agora on a Friday night for a birthday dinner. There was a sizable crowd and nearly every table was full. Service was excellent; my waiter was very attentive and we never had to ask for more drinks.... More 

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Apex, North Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I love Greek food -- and come by it naturally being half Greek. Though it is on a challenging part of Glenwood Ave to access, Taverna Agora is worth the trip. The food is excellent and authentic, the portions are large and the prices are reasonable. There are so many good options it is hard to choose what to have.... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

The food is delicious and the service is always excellent! Prices are reasonable and there is a great variety of foods to choose from. Try the Baklava Cheesecake, it's phenomenal!

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Tucson, Arizona
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105 reviews 105 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This charming Greek bistro in suburban Raleigh is a must do. It is good solid perfectly appointed Agean with all the Mediterranean ambiance... bells and whistles from the blue and white table cloths to the sweet background music and belly dancer. (HEADS UP: Taverna Agora is moving closer to downtown Raleigh in late 2014 or early 2015) It is open... More 

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Raleigh
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My girlfriend and I go here to eat all the time, but not so much that its not special every time we go. The service is great, food is authentic and tasty and the setting and ambience is special. This place has our favorite dessert and I remember asking the management where they get it from and all he would... More 

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South Hill, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We always look forward to our dining experience at this authentic Greek restaurant. We love to sit outside and enjoy the romantic setting. The food and service is outstanding! Love to bring our friends and know we will leave happy and satisfied!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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80 reviews 80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I took my husband last night for a belated Father's Day dinner. As always, the food was absolutely delicious. We ordered the Saganaki and the Pita/Hummus/Calamari platter as appetizers. Everything was hot, fresh, and delicious! Be sure to order the Red Wine Sangria. I am not a big drinker, but look forward to at least two glasses of the Sangria... More 

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Additional Information about Taverna Agora

Address: 6101 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612-2613
Phone Number: 919-881-8333
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40

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