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Athena Cafe & Bar

Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
+1 242-326-1296
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“greek salad” (84 reviews)
“gyros” (124 reviews)
“baklava” (28 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
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Reviewed May 25, 2016

Very good foods, prepared the real Greek stiles. Nice view from the terrace on the main streets. The menu offers a very good choice.

Thank O6706DIjeanl
Reviewed May 21, 2016

We go here for lunch every time we go to Nassau which is every year. the food is great and the Greek salad is incredible. The staff are very nice people and they know who we are by now which makes it even that much...More

Thank stevelovesnassau
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We had excellent service a great shrimp gyro at Athena. Ice cold Kalik and fun people watching from the terrace. This is located right in the middle of downtown Nassau. It is upstairs above the shops in West Bay Street. It is fun to watch...More

Thank TVGTexas
Reviewed May 17, 2016

We ALWAYS have to hit this spot when we go! This trip Ouzo with the owner!!!!! What a fun place with AMAZING food!! I suggest you get the hummus/tzatziki platter with dolmades! DE-LISH!!

Thank Rychelle_82
Reviewed May 12, 2016

reasonable service. Bit expensive but so are most restaurants on the island. Had greek salad, aof nd pork sovlaki. the pita bread was very fresh and the bear ice cold. Breakfast spinach omelet was tasty .

Thank BermudaBella
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

This was a fantastic little find. The food was good and the service was friendly and prompt. We ordered the lamb gyro and chicken souvlaki. It is run by a native Greek family, they were very warm and helpful.

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

My wife is a vegetarian so finding a restaurant in Nassau not focused on conch or seafood was a bit of a challenge. The food was good and the location convenient. Service a bit slow, but this is the Caribbean. Prices a bit high, but...More

Thank Kirbyk
Reviewed May 8, 2016

Entered by mistake searching for a restroom....what a surprise of a place. I have eaten in literally hundreds of Greek restaurants and this little gem in the middle of Nassau is by far the most phenomenal one I have ever been in. From the cleanliness...More

1  Thank DHSMD
Reviewed May 3, 2016

Stopped at this restaurant twice while in the Bahamas. First time was on a walking food tour with Tru Bahamian Food Tours. Our group had Conch chowder and Greek salad as part of the tour. I had a spanikopita as I'm unable to eat shellfish....More

1  Thank HxGal
Reviewed May 3, 2016

This is a great restaurant run by a wonderful family with several generations on the island. Authentic Greek food with fresh fish caught daily! The best Sky Juice on the Island is served here!

1  Thank gfuncleca
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Questions & Answers
December 28, 2016|
Response from Ziyaad D | Reviewed this property |
No vegan options closest is a vegetarian if I remember correctly
November 20, 2015|
Response from George M | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for inquiring about our restaurant. We are located on the second floor and is only accessed by stairs. We hope we can still accomadate you. By request, we occasionally can arrange a seating on the first... More
October 23, 2015|
Response from George M | Property representative |
Thank you so very much for your compliments. I am so glad you enjoyed your meal. We hope to see you again soon. Kolyva is usually eaten after a memorial service and yes it is delicious with barley, pomegranate, dried... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$10 - $38
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau
  • Phone Number: +1 242-326-1296
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Located in the heart of downtown Bay Street, Athena cafe offers the authentic greek cuisine with a Bahamian flare. Not only you can find the traditional greek favorites here but also Bahamian delicacies such as conch, snapper, grouper and lobster! We are a true, family operated business that want everyone to feel like family as soon as they enter. Have a choice to sit at our cosy bar, our air conditioned dining room or the lively verandah.
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