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Greek Islands Taverna

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3300 N Ocean Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-7119
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love this place! Excellent food and service! Lunch has no wait however evenings do and especially in season! Walk up reservations only...

Thank Brooke T
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here twice on our vacation! Loved the Filet Mignon Shish Kabobs! Save room for the Baklava Cheesecake!

Thank cbign001
San Antonio, Texas
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162 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the place for Greek food! Always crowded, huge portions, super good food. The filet kabobs are fabulous, served with rice. The chicken soup is good but very lemony. The large baked shrimp are served butterflied still in shell and served over rice with a sauce. Greek salad is very fresh but again huge. Bread with hummus also yummy.... More 

Thank Deb B
Miami, Florida
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Been here many times and keep coming back, it used to be that there was only a wait line in the "winter", we just went this past Saturday and to our surprise there was a line, but the wait wasn't too bad, the food is SO worth it. They start you of with the best humus and crusty baguette, we've... More 

Thank Sunbutterfly
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You will wait to get a table in the evenings... But worth your wait, food is delicious, service great, prices fair... We've Ben there 2 times in 2 weeks .. Servings are generous, valet parking, location is easy to find

Thank patticake18
Mexico City, Mexico
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84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

First, a shout out to Spiro, our waiter. Although the restaurant was slammed for a Saturday evening dinner rush he was fantastic. Nicely done, Spiro, and thank you. The grilled octopus appetizer is to die for. Good Lord that was good. The salad was equally good - everything was fresh, cold, and crunchy. I had the pork for dinner. It... More 

Thank Swimfins
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been going to Greek Islands for 15 years and never had a bad meal. The service is great and so is the food. The ribs and lamb chops are the best in South Florida. Give it a try, you won't be disappointed.

Thank Michael S
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I ate here with my friends and the food was awful and so was the service we had the lamb chops and asked them to cooked them well done but they came out rare we gave them back twice and still was very under cooked the waitress was rude with us and did not come to our table to refill... More 

Thank Angela N
Cranford, New Jersey, United States
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for dinner for our 5 year anniversary. We were told to go there from friends and it had good reviews. They don't take reservations so we expected to wait, and it wasn't bad, about 25 minutes. It was packed and seemed like the place to be. My husband and I LOVE Greek food so we were excited... More 

Thank jad8483
Cincinnati, Ohio
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272 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Greek Islands Taverna was more authentic feeling than we had expected. In my opinion, many restaurants lose some of their ethnic authenticity when they are upscale. That was not the case here. The service was good as was the food. The restaurant was busy when we went which made the interior feel a bit cramped. We sat outside on a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3300 N Ocean Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308-7119
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: 954-565-5505

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