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Athena's Family Restaurant

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729 Young St, Tonawanda, NY 14150-4112
+1 716-692-2626
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish fry” (8 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
729 Young St, Tonawanda, NY 14150-4112
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Buffalo and dying for a fish fry. Buffalo is well known for its fried Haddock fish fries and honestly there are to many to mention but a relative recommended Athena's and it was the best. The portions were much to large to finish and...More

Thank branch2008
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Let's start with the wine, Citra Pino Grigiot. If you like dry white wine, this is a nice one. The chicken souvlaki is a large salad with marinated chicken that melts in your mouth. The service was very friendly and attentive. Overall, a great experience...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I joined a large group for lunch and was very Impressed with the speed of delivery of both the beverage (plus refills) and the food.Seeing as it was the start of lunch rush, h e food was still delivered in reasonable time and tasted warm...More

Thank mjw9326
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This is a nice hometown restaurant with lots of room. The steak sub was very good and full of test. Quick service and the food selection will fit about anyone.

Thank Wayne F
Reviewed December 21, 2017

My wife and I will go here morning, afternoon and night to get our fix of Greek cuisine. The service is fast and friendly. With the amount of business and quality of food you would expect to wait on Friday and Saturday nights, but there...More

Thank billelgie
Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

We went late morning so decided to order lunch instead of breakfast. We both had the open hot turkey sandwiches with mashed potatoes and gravy. The turkey was real turkey and absolutely delicious!!

Thank Kay R
Reviewed November 9, 2017

My husband & I have been going here for years. They have the best fish fry I have ever had! Huge portions! The steak & cheese subs are also wonderful! I can't say enough about Athena's...their prices are also very reasonable.

Thank Annie292013
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Was there again yesterday for breakfast...Very extensive menu...highly recommend this restaurant ..tons of parking and easy to access

Thank NancyL1952
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Portions are huge.. and flavorful. Menu is diverse. Service is quick and good. Owner is often on premises.

Thank michellehB3857SY
Reviewed September 6, 2017

My husband & I LOVE this restaurant. It offers everything you can think of. (Breakfast,soup/sandwiches,subs,dinners,huge fish frys Thur-Sat. steak,Greek salads,kids meals,desserts,ect. The girls who take care of you are GREAT! very friendly & pleasant. Paul the owner is very nice, there a lot & always...More

Thank Jodi H
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Mari A
October 13, 2016|
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Response from lucy14052016 | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't sure if Athena's held Banquets, so I checked with them and the answer is ,No; The restaurant isn't large enough to have banquets. Sorry, cause I think they would do just fine if they did. Lucy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 729 Young St, Tonawanda, NY 14150-4112
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Tonawanda
  • Phone Number: +1 716-692-2626
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