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Athenas Greek Cafe and Bakery

9612 Flushing Quail Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2671
+1 661-588-2324
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
9612 Flushing Quail Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2671
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Athenas Greek Cafe has very fresh lunch and dinner plates of lamb and chicken kabob, and their desserts are homemade too.

Thank Jana W
Reviewed March 17, 2018

We were really hungry when we pulled into the Calloway branch of this restaurant off of Highway 58 for dinner. We had been here before a couple of years ago for lunch. This time my wife had the beef/souvlaki plate (with rice pilaf) while I...More

Thank Liars N F
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Nestled away from the traffic of a busy street in Bakersfield, you find Athena's kinda camouflaged by the monotony of the architecture of a small strip mall in a commercial area. We were drawn to it because of its cuisine (Mediterranean), oh, and because it...More

Thank ricsandimas
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

A friend brought me here for a unique dinner while on a business trip. The staff greeted us with a smile, and was extremely helpful and made recommendations based on tastes. Every single item that was tried (red pepper dip appetizer, Chicago style gyro meat,...More

Thank Mdwaugh2001
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Ever since my trip to Greece last summer I have been cravings by stuffed grape leaves (dolmades) and today I found some. Athena's is in a strip mall by a major shopping center in town but if you go on a nice day and sit...More

Thank JennyTDJ
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years . Fantastic food. Now they have opened another location downtown at 20th and F St. Same great food.

Thank Love2GoSee
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Athenas was featured on 3D's recently so we decided to stop in on our road trip. Wow! It was worth it! The cabbage rolls, Athenian salad & the meatballs are delicious! The roasted potatoes were amazing! We ordered Baklava to go & enjoyed it when...More

Thank Diana R
Reviewed May 17, 2017

Thanks to my husband's great memory, we were able to locate Athenas after watching the episode of Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, where Guy Fieri visited this restaurant. It was well worth the research to locate this little gem in Bakersfield. The restaurant is small and...More

Thank Marti B
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

I had the chicken gyro, salad & rice. My daughter had the lamb gyro, salad & rice. We had more than enough for two in just one meal. The chicken & tzatziki on the gyro were a perfect combination of flavors. It's not always easy...More

Thank Debby M
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Found this place when tired and needing to break up a long drive. Extraordinary chicken soup with very tender, large strips of chicken breast. Like mama's. Practically a meal at $7 or $8. Also had two flame-broiled entrees. generous portions. Tasty. Must have a lemon...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9612 Flushing Quail Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93312-2671
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-588-2324
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