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Athens Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
Ladywood
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31 Paradise Circus Queensway, Birmingham B1 2BJ, England
+44 121 643 5523
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have to say when we arrived we were sat down straight away and attended too! They allowed us to chose from two menus personally the 17 quid is a great one to pick! And ordered within 5 mins. Straight away we were given a huge bowl of salad and loads of flat bread this is included with the deal... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on a Friday night in the midst of Christmas party season. Had the set mezze menu with 20 dishes. All good and very enjoyable. Great service and made to feel very welcome to give a great experience overall. Was bit chilly inside as another reviewer has said!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Great night... Wonderful food and value for money Entertainment was excellent too Belly dancer and plate throwing all included

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Thank Mary B
Great Missenden, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Last minute decision to try this on a Friday night wanting just a small selection of Mezes. Disappointed to find option 1 of 31 meze dishes or option 2 a starter followed by main course. Atmosphere was good- its Christmas party time and the staff were helpful and friendly. On the downside it took over 30 minutes to get and... More 

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Thank 666thompson
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

Excellent night really good food and atmosphere brilliant service value for money would return again and recommend this restaurant thanks to all the staff for making my friends hen night special x

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Thank Sarah P
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Food very good but I felt pressured into having the mezze which was a different price to the menu. Also a service charge was on the bill which I don't like. The restaurant was cold. At around ten, the music was turned up very loud to create an atmosphere despite only six people being there! . I have been several... More 

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Thank Steven P
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

We was walking past on a Wednesday evening ,we were a group of 10 people. I have to say this has to be the best greek restaurant in Birmingham ! We looked at the menu and it looked great so decided to give it a try. Wow! Didn't expect so much food,it was all freshly cooked and arrived very hot!... More 

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Thank natalie1975quait
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016

I had very nice time when my sister hen do the entertainment was perfect . My friends enjoy them self staff were very friendly .Chris was good thanks to you all the staff

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Thank pamoly1
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

The staff here were very hospitable. They were welcoming and very caring. The food was delicious and reasonably priced. The entertainment was fun, and the staff involved everyone! An immensely enjoyable night and would come back here to eat again!

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely unprofessional. So embarrassing for a birthday do. My friend booked a table for 8 at 8pm. 5 of us arrived and the other guests ran late around 15 minutes. As we were waiting for them they took half of the table away and said they'd bring it back once all of our guests were here... which didn't happen. Even... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Television
Good for
Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Paradise Circus Queensway, Birmingham B1 2BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham>  > Ladywood
  • Neighborhood: Ladywood
  • Phone Number: +44 121 643 5523
Description
Athens Restaurant is located right in the heart of Birmingham City Centre,featuring a traditional authentic menu its Famous Greek Meze is a treat.Entertainment of belly dancing show along with traditional greek dancing and smashing plates followed by a disco and DJ makes it very popular for group bookings,hen parties,birthdays,stag parties,engagements and private functions.A fully licensed bars with traditional greek beers,cocktails,wines and champagnes

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?