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Athenian Room

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807 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-3628
+1 773-348-5155
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“greek chicken” (9 reviews)
“gyros” (17 reviews)
“skirt steak” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
807 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-3628
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Well-known by Lincoln Park residents, Athenian Room is an inexpensive and lively neighborhood Greek restaurant, known for its lemon-rice soup in winter, and lovely outdoor patio in summer. The gyro salad and roasted chicken are favorites, and if you're in the mood, get a drink...More

Thank Blake R
Reviewed October 31, 2017

The restaurant was busy when we arrived so we had drinks at the adjoining bar while waiting for a table. The food took awhile as well but it was worth it, the best Greek food I've had in a while. It was quiet enough to...More

1  Thank LoftedSpace
Reviewed October 29, 2017

I am surprised this place is only 4 stars because every time I come here the food is great. I get the Greek Salad and Greek Chicken which are both delicious. Food is cheap and service is fast.

Thank Zach S
Reviewed October 11, 2017

I've been going here for 30 years. while I haven't been in a while since relocating, it was such a pleasure that the food is exactly as I remembered. the chicken is absolutely delicious, and I am not a chicken fan, the fries are an...More

Thank trvlalot312
Reviewed July 24, 2017

We didn't start out with the intention of eating so much Greek/Mediterranean food in Chicago, but are so glad that we did! We were in the neighborhood waiting for our tour of DePaul University to start, and wanted to eat outside. They have a nice...More

Thank rokkahulababy
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has always been great. I was with friends today and we decided to eat here. Simple restaurant with fantastic Greek food. Located in a great neighborhood. On a beautiful day, you probably won't get a seat outside. Please, please order their Greek fries...More

1  Thank Marianne P
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

A Chicago institution I've been meaning to try. I was in town overnight and my business associate suggested Greek. Not wanting to mess with the crowds in Greek Town, we decided on the Athenian Room. The comments everyone has made about the magical fries​ are...More

Thank Jandt2007
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Or at least close. And the chicken is to die for. And the Shishkabobs (so good on a sandwhich with cheese. And don't even get me started on that skirt steak! (add onions, it makes it even better.) I spent a lot of time eating...More

Thank MizK8
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Wow, these Greeks really fill a plate. We did not leave hungry. In fact we had left overs to feed us all the next day. My gyro was delicious. The chicken plate, juicy. Friendly staff. Great dinner experience.

Thank Jamboroni
Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

The food was good, but my biggest complaint here was the owner or at least she thought she was the owner. Got there late but the place was full, and I barely got her to serve me and my family, she put us at a...More

Thank Ashley R
Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through
one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park
boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a
free zoo open to visitors year-round. This
pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks,
row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln
Park itself borders the lakefront area offering
peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 807 W Webster Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-3628
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighborhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-348-5155
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