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34-01 30th Avenue, Astoria, NY 11103 (30th Ave. and 34th Street)
718-721-7217
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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New York City, New York
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184 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sat for a little over and hour during Saturday brunch and not once did the server come to ask if we needed anything or if everything thing was OK. BECAUSE OF THIS , we did not order another drink (or two) and we did not order coffee and dessert, we just went next door. If service is not up to... More 

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Thank Atheyrn
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

If there is less that one star I would give it to this place. I'm not big in writing reviews but I had to for this place. Good is not fresh and place is dirty Me and my friends got sick after eating here. Food smelled bad and taste was really funny If you are in this neighborhood do yourself... More 

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Thank hopenyc
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Ordered the most flavourful park choos and home fries. Seasoned to perfectiin and enough to bring home for another meal. Bar is a swanky wine and bariata bar ao not really a beer mans spot but food ia well worth a go. Lovely outaide seating and open front too

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Thank Enda W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Now this is definitely a cool place to visit and experience. The food was impeccable and the overall experience of Friday night out in Astoria. The appetizers were all amazing. We had the feta cubes and ended up ordering more. The meats were flawless. All of them. We ended up getting a bunch of entrees and sharing them in the... More 

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Thank Nick P
Harwich, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

A friend and I had dinner at Ovelia on Saturday – not as good as past meals. The music was louder. Smoke from the outside seats wafted in. The ambiance wasn’t there. We started with Xino Mauvro, a very nice red Greek wine. We split an appetizer of warm Feta cubes with toasted sesame seeds and honey – also very... More 

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Thank Inez G
New York City, New York
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

One of the best restaurants in Astoria, been there twice for brunch. The food and service are great. Will come back to try the dinner.

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Thank Amgad s
Philippines
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195 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the food and ambiance. We had a big serving of tzatsiki, prasini and shared pork souvlaki. My elderly companion found the meat tough though but for me it was fine and I I liked the flavor.

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Thank Miley02
New York City, New York
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71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

I've only been here once but was impressed by the service and the food. We ordered a TON of food - oysters, dips, octopus, kebabs, etc. Everything was really good. Not the cheapest place but I'll definitely be back.

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Thank KLF_1031
San Francisco, California
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99 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

This is an excellent choice for a nice, leisurely lunch. Two of us had the lunch special and it was delicious. We had gone by for dinner on Saturday night and couldn't get in without a reservation. Lunch was much easier. This is worth a stop in!

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Thank nipowers
Kettering, United Kingdom
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187 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Met friends at this trendy place. Very interesting menu. We chose to start fried feta chunks coveted in seeds. Spinach pie. Bone marrow (never heard of this never mind eaten this before!!) and a pasta dish. All were to die for. Not just beautifully presented but tasty surprising food. Trouble was that was a meal in itself but there was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $30
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34-01 30th Avenue, Astoria, NY 11103
    (30th Ave. and 34th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: 718-721-7217

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?