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Acropolis Greek Taverna

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515 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
+1 727-823-1010
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Staunton, Virginia
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173 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Were were encouraged to try this restaurant for great Greek food and found it average, at best. The appetizers were delicious.

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Thank gamesray
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Because of the abundant sea life in St. Petersburg Fl Bay area, a meal here will rival many seaside tavernas in Greece. Our waitress this time told us one of her customers who sometimes stops by before work for his "Greek penicillin", also known as agavelemou soup. Dine like a god or goddess!

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Thank Pam T
Vienna, Virginia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great food, friendly, competent service and moderate prices. Over the past 3 years we've stopped by several times during our month long stay for a lunch of a few appetizers to full dinners and nothing has ever been a disappointment. Iff you think Greek food is a choice between souvlaki and chee-burger Acropolis will change your thinking fast.

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Thank ShepBaptiste
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I thouroghly enjoyed dinner at the acropolis. Very authentic Greek food. Casual and low key. We did sit outside because he weather was good, some good people watching. Our server Sabrina was great, she made nice recommendations.

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Thank Denise P
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took awhile to get my lunch. Very good worth the wait. Great atmosphere. Nice washrooms I had the chicken kabobs and Greek potatoes. Not crazy about the Mediterranean rice. Sorta bland

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Venice, Florida
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165 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Quaint restaurant in the heart of St. Pete. Very large menu with Greek and American dishes. Eat outside if you can...great seats to people watch!

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Thank Pam G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with a large group fro a recent birthday celebration. We were looking for a fun and engaging dinner experience. I had high expectations based on the video presented on the Acropolis website. The atmosphere was dull. The food was average, nothing truly special. The belly dancer (just one) was beautiful, but did little more than stare at our party... More 

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Thank jessicakV3862ME
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had Karpathos chicken salad. It had the best dolmates! My husband had the Greek salad. Their Greek dressing was the best we've ever had. We also had baklava cheescake. It was very good.

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Thank LanLady L
Waupaca
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered the four plate appetizer featuring hummus, eggplant spread, tadziki and a lovely dip with feta cheese, followed by egg lemon soup that was thick, tasty and not over salted. Shared the gyro plate that featured tasty gyro meat that tasted fresh and not out of the box so to speak. Service was fast, courteous, and the people watching was... More 

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Sunny Central Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

.. but might not return. Perhaps it was an off day. We shared a flaming cheese and cognac appetizer, but half of the pita bread squares were hard and difficult to bite into. The wife loved her pork souvlaki platter with a Greek Salad and Greek Fries. I had the pastitsio, my standby Greek favorite. It was luke warm -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $20
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-823-1010
Description
Acropolis in downtown St Pete is a beautiful location. Hosting two floors and patio seating upstairs and downstairs. A Greek and Mediterranean inspired menu that serves lunch and dinner and a unique Champagne Brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 11am - 2pm. Weekends offer live entertainment including a Bouzouki player and belly dancer.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?