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Cafe Athens

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2842 Council Tree Ave, Ste 149, Fort Collins, CO 80525-6318
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Cotopaxi, Colorado
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623 reviews
474 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were driving home and looking for somewhere to eat when we saw that there was a Greek restaurant right off the highway. After eating burgers and such for our trip, we decided that gyros were the way to go. We stopped for late lunch. Service was very good. We were seated quickly, orders taken and served correctly. Waters refilled.... More 

Thank bssc
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256 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our second visit w/in the last year at Cafe Athens. The Gyro, a large Green salad with chicken, and a Gyro w salad were our choices today. The food here is well prepared, tasty, and some of the best Greek food we've had. Portions are large. Refills of water and soda are offered readily.

Thank VAD859
Houston, Texas
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79 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I tried this place because of the good reviews on TA. There were spot on. I had the gyros plate and was thoroughly satisfied. Good, attentive service, too. Highly recommended.

Thank Gregory M
Fort Collins, Colorado
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26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in Fort Collins and you want good Greek food you come to Cafe Athens. They pretty much specialize in all types of gyros. Very good wait staff, been here for many years. I especially like being waited on by the girl with the short hair do. This family has been serving Greek food in Fort Collins for a... More 

Thank Hootski
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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210 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Located in a strip mall, expectations were low! We're we wrong! We love Greek food and this was very good. The prices are very modest. Service was friendly and prompt. Five of us ordered different entrees and we were all pleased carrying home ample leftovers.

Thank ACT63
Fort Collins, Colorado
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102 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Yes I've noticed it before but didn't go in. Its on the wrong side of town for me so it would have been a special trip. But we ended up with a gift card here for a good deed and we went. I was very surprised going through the front door - it wasn't counter service like I though it... More 

Thank crestlinecolorado
Lyons, Colorado
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We have tried many different restaurants on the front range looking for the best mousaka, and were pleasantly surprised by Cafe Athens. The food is as good as any of the 'high end' (expensive) Greek restaurants in Denver, with better portions and prices. The service is good, decor nice but a bit sterile compared to an old family run Greek... More 

Thank JDRZ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

I used to work at Cafe Athens, and I never got tired of the food. I liked absolutely everything they served and constantly told my friends and family to come in and eat it! As well as the food being amazing, they treat their employees great, and I love to support companies that do that. I thoroughly enjoyed all of... More 

1 Thank Kami D
Hanoi, Vietnam
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304 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

I'd been pining for a gyro when I happened to see this place and it did not disappoint! Lots of meat, piled high with lettuce, tomato and sauce over very fresh pita bread. It came with a side and beverage for less than $10. Great price and delicious! Recommended.

Thank tumbleweeds023
Pierce, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

If you enjoys Greek, this cafe has some of the best! We love coming here. They offer a large menu, with yummy options.

Thank Tasha S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $15
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2842 Council Tree Ave, Ste 149, Fort Collins, CO 80525-6318
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: 970-232-9084

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