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Athenian Gardens

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950 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-5486
+1 843-379-9222
Today
10:00 am - 7:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 10:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thu - Fri 10:00 am - 7:30 pm
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

We heard a lot about this place and we were not disappointed. The Greek salad with chicken kabobs was very tender and had great flavor. The salad was served with the warm homemade pita bread...very tasty. The veggie gyro was delicious. I can't wait to go back!

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Thank Vixster1619
Beaufort, South Carolina
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We have been coming here for years. The people that own the establishment are extremely hardworking and cordial. The food is always consistently good. Moma makes it. Stop in. You are sure to have a satisfying meal and learna little bit about our town.

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Thank KCC843
Beaufort, South Carolina
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

No pomp and circumstance just amazing and authentic Greek food prepared and presented by Stephan and Mom!! I love those two - feels like I am back at home in New York!! Everything I have ever tried has been amazing - my favs: Avgolemono soup, Greek Salad with Gyro (extra tzaziki please), Eggplant Parmesan and of course the Baklava...so many... More 

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Thank LowcountryLisamarie
charleston, sc
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

We had lunch at the Athenian Gardens and it was a very nice experience. The food was beyond just Greek lunch food. Mom was literally in the kitchen. The Fallafel was fresh, crisp and flavorful. I had a Hero ( weak spot for me) the meat was tasty, not over spiced and not grainy, nice tomato slices, some onion and... More 

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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138 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch today. I ordered the falafel platter. The service was fast and friendly. The food delicious. That sums it up.

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Rockport, Texas
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Great Greek food and atmosphere. Mother and Son own and run the restaurant - they have fantastic daily Greek specials. Everything is fresh and prepared to order.

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Thank 23speckledtrout
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Wow. I came in today for the first time, to pick up lunch for my husband and I, and I couldn't be more pleased. I heard good things about this popular lunch spot, but learned today, that they also serve dinner on certain week nights. I ordered a combination Greek salad/spinach pie plate, and a gyro each for my husband... More 

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Thank DeeDra' S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 5 were greeted and told sit anywhere we like. We then proceeded to be told about the specials on the board. When I saw the specials on the board I knew we had to be in the right place. This is a very quaint comfortable atmosphere. I got to Beaufort on July 2nd and it took me... More 

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Thank Arthur C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Very impressed with all five entrees, deserts, and are appetizers. We were honestly shocked at the great taste and friendly welcoming staff. You just have to try "moms" dishes they are superb!!!

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Thank Gregory P
Beaufort, South Carolina
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

Owner is wonderful. Delicious and food is made fresh daily by his mother. Often get a complimentary dessert which is fantastic. Try to dine there at least twice a month.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-5486
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-9222

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