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Athena Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1505 Space Park Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054-3433
(408) 567-9144
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious, great service and such authentic flavorful food. The gyro platter was a great value, huge salad, great olive-garlic dip too. We would definitely come back.

Thank Seadreamers3
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a treat and a surprise. We worked a 12 hr shift. We were starving. On our way back to the hotel and saw our granddaughters name. We knew it had to be a Greek place (one of our favorite meal types) and decided to try it. The staff was super friendly. Outside seating is done superbly. We ordered... More 

Thank Kim S
Santa Clara, California
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

The food here is wonderful - fresh, delicious and plentiful. You can sit inside or out, have some nice Greek wine and at dinner they offer table service. The service is excellent (even at lunch) and their fluffy amazing pita is perfect.

Thank Katherine B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Wife and I were out shopping for granite just off Hwy 101 in San Jose. We got hungry so into my GPS device I just entered restaurant within 1 mile. Athena Grill popped up. Normally we dont go to places untested or not referred. Some pretty bad experiences. But like I said, we were hungry so lets give it a... More 

Thank Peter E
Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

Very Very Busy...!!!! means food is good, right? yes, this place is busy and food is good. Arrived here for lunch, had waited 15 minutes, got a table with 4 other of my team members.orders came on time, my lamb was just right and salads were good. staff friendly, price is good.

Thank BusyMoe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

We made a last minute reservation for 15, about 30 minutes min before arriving. Then had everything set up and ready for us. The food was awesome. The Feta dip with the spicy sauce was amazing. I will be visiting here each time i am in town.

Thank Fatman F
Denver, Colorado
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016

This was one of the best Greek/Mediterranean restaurants I've eaten at. Everything on the menu sounded delicious. The portions were impressive and if you order one of the plates you will probably have leftovers. The tea was really good too. Sitting out on the patio in the calm evening air under their canopy with the lights and plants added to... More 

Thank Shogun5280
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

I had diner there and I am amazed on how my food was. I tasted the humus and gyro platter. Everything tasted amazing, fresh. The presentation was perfect and the service outstanding with a smile. The decor is your typical white and blue greek restaurant. My 3 other colleagues had steak and chicken platter and they did not complain. I... More 

Thank gumby1969
Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

A great place for mediterranean fare. I visited with my colleague on a Friday and it was packed. I went for the Grilled eggplant wrap and my colleague went for the Chicken Souvelaki. The food was good and eggplant was well done. I enjoyed my meal. Rating: Food 4/5 Ambience 5/5 Service 4/5 Value for money 4/5

1 Thank PramodKSrikanth
New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

Very good food, efficient service, large portions, complimentary pita bread and small hummus as free appetizer. In a residential area near the airport with no other restaurants nearby.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1505 Space Park Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95054-3433
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Clara
  • Phone Number: (408) 567-9144
Since 2002 Athena Grill has been the gastronomic oasis for the best Greek food available in the Silicon Valley and we're excited to continue that tradition with you. We offer healthy portions of delicious, authentic Greek food made fresh daily- using traditional recipes direct from Greece. Our hope is to provide you with a dining experience that will take you on a journey of the sites, aromas, and flavors that has made the Greek cuisine famous around the world. Our dishes are Greek family favorites combining the finest herbs and spices with the freshest ingredients available. When you come to Athena Grill you will have your choice of classic dishes like dolmades, biftekia, mousaka, pastitsio, giouvetsi, gemista, lamb chops, souvlakia and many others. Our freshly made delicious desserts-baklava, galaktoboureko, kataifi, karidopita, ravani, kourabiedes and melomakarona-are better than our own mothers used to make! We have designed the ambience of Athena Grill to give you the feel of a cozy neighborhood restaurant in Athens, also reminiscent of the colorful restaurant in the movie "My Big Fat Greek Wedding." With the blue and white national colors of Greece and authentic artwork lining the walls, and Greek music playing in the background, the interior of the restaurant matches the authenticity of our cuisine. Outside, we have plenty of seating surrounded by lush landscaping, reminiscent of what outdoor dining would typically look like at a Greek neighborhood restaurant. We will always do our very best to provide you with the same dining experience we would provide our own families and appreciate the opportunity to serve you. Thank you very much! Sas efharistoume poli!

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