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8505 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32817-3913 (Sue Ann St)
+1 407-273-7836
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was ok ! Not what I was expecting ...it took a long time to get our Entrees. Not impressed at all ....

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Thank Ellie B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

The Hummus is the best ever. The Poseidon salad with extra dressing is amazing. The lamb is great especially the lamv chops. The consistency is grwat as well. Finally, the baklava is perfect with the honey cinnamon combination.

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Thank Brett B
Orlando, Florida
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

I had never been here before even though I've passed it for years. So I stopped in and it was like stepping back in time in not such a good way. Service was a little slow but she was the only one and super sweet so I was was forgiving. The food was really good so I was forgiving. But... More 

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Thank Tommy M
Miami, Florida
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

Olympia Restaurant is a little off the crowded tourist path in Orlando, but that is one of the nicest things about it. It offers a broad menu, authentic Greek and Mediterranean dishes, and excellent service. It was curiously quiet on the Saturday evening I had dinner with a friend. We indulged ourselves the Saganaki, a fried feta cheese appetizer that... More 

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1 Thank Susan M
Toronto
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317 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2016

I was on a mission. I wanted a decent gryo on a pita for lunch. I was driving in from Miami so Olymipia was an easy choice due to proximity to 417. The restaurant was darkish & empty at 1pm but the cheery waitress happily suggested their $5.95 gyros lunch special. Done! It was just what I wanted. An ultra-fresh... More 

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Thank imcarthur
Charlotte NC
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92 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016

Genuine Greek food-- fantastic service. Not as fancy as many of the International Drive restaurants, but one of the best meals I've had in Orlando. Most authentic Greek food I've had this side of Athens. Calamari, roasted red peppers, to the authentic Greek salad-- chunks of fresh cucumber, tomato, onion and Feta. Chicken stuffed with spinach-- awesome. All served fresh... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful meal, probably the best Greek Food on the eastern coast line. Service was excellent even the hosting when we came in, made us feel so welcomed. We later found out that their entire family ran the restaurant, hostess, service, cooks, even their parents.

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1 Thank Joseph F
Washington Dc, District Of Columbia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

A friend and I meet every couple of months for dinner. We decided to try something different and in the mood, went for Greek cuisine at Olympia. We enjoyed this very much as an alternative to our fine Asian choice.. The house wine was good and the ambiance decent but not great. Had fried goat cheese as the appetizer and... More 

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Thank John G
South Miami, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

it was a weekday but it was truly wonderful for me. the food was plenty and delicious. the server was very nice and observant

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1 Thank mradrianh
Brunswick, Georgia, United States
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99 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2015

We love good Greek food. This was exceptional. Homemade, everything freshly prepared, except the moussaka, which must be made ahead. Salad was wonderful, and grape leaves were among the best we've had outside Greece.

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2 Thank Fraidell F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $32
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8505 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32817-3913
    (Sue Ann St)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-273-7836
Description
Olympia has been family owned and operated since 1979 serving the finest in Greek cuisine in a friendly and authentic atmosphere . OPA !

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