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36 E Palisade Ave, Englewood, NJ 07631-2902
201-568-0440
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is a go to destination for Greek food in a hurry. The food is fresh - they have great turnover. The tuna dish can be dicey but all other dishes including the grilled salmon are good. Lots of options, reasonable prices, casual diner style dining.

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Thank 660jillh
Bergenfield, New Jersey
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52 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Is it Greek-like? Sure. Is it like eating in Santorini? No, more like a gyro cart in NYC with prime sidewalk seating. No ambiance, no liquor, no novel dishes...it's an all Greek food diner. Every time I've visited the waiter has been a sad old man, never a female, not even once! The place isn't cheerful, no music and it's... More 

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Thank R1362PTmark
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This is our families go to place for Greek food. Whether eating in or getting it delivered, the food is always fresh and tasty!!

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Thank Sherri217
Englewood, New Jersey
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Every time we've eaten here the food is OK, but not special. The tables are tight...too tight. Feel like you're eating with surrounding guests. Prefer the one in Fort Lee

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Thank Unhappycampers2014
Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

The four of us left the office to experience some Greek food and were not disappointed. The cold appetizer platter is huge and enough for four as an appetizer. Lunch specials, including lamb, chicken and seafood, were terrific. Service is good and the restaurant is very cheerful. The BYO policy saves money, so that's another plus. Will definitely return.

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Thank MoochieSpunky
Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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229 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Came with some friends for lunch but was not impressed. Typical fast food Greek style. Just your middle of the road food. I ordered Greek salad but it was not crisp fresh and the feta cheese tasted old. Their chicken souvlaki was dry. Service was a little slow even though they knew we had limited time. For the quality of... More 

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Thank George710
Northvale, New Jersey
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Pretty close to the real thing, good quality, a little noisy, a bit casual but yet tasty food with plenty of options in the menu

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Thank Stella K
Boston, Massachusetts
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Love the greek salads at Greek To Me. The small size is huge and very filling. Great tasting pita, olives and bean salad. The grilled chicken over spinach is an excellent choice.

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Thank odamae9464
Tel-Aviv
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78 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Whenever I go to a greek restaurant the first thing I look for is grilled octopus. Their dish was very good and inexpensive.

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Thank ayaarlos
Newark, New Jersey
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Very good, authentic menu. Excellent service. We had gyros, Greek salads, spanakopitas (spinach pies), stuffed grape leaves, and lamb burgers. A reasonable wait for freshly prepared and cooked food. I had really been missing Greek food in my new hometown and this was a great lunch with friends!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 E Palisade Ave, Englewood, NJ 07631-2902
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Englewood
  • Phone Number: 201-568-0440

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