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Athenian Gardens

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950 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-5486
+1 843-379-9222
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“gyros” (15 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
950 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-5486
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my third visit to The Athenian Gardens - a very good Greek Restaurant. Mother and Son are the owners - Mamma does the cooking and Son the serving. Can order from the menu or choose from the daily specials which are listed with...More

Thank earthauburnred
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good Greek food. The service is good and with personal attention. Open for lunch and dinner. Ample parking coupled with reasonable pricing.

Thank fkates
Reviewed May 2, 2017

I used to eat at the Athenian Gardens all the time when I did my two tours here and I've never experienced anything less than an excellent meal. My Souviaki pita sandwich was absolutely delicious. The ambiance is just right - don't let the small...More

Thank Evil_E207
Reviewed April 20, 2017

We were welcomes as soon as we opened the door. I was greeted by the owners Son. He was fun and loved his Mama and her cooking. The food was outstanding. Very small place but worth the visit.

Thank Donna C
Reviewed April 14, 2017

If you are riding the Spanish Moss Trail and you are looking for a place to break for lunch, you would be hard pressed to find a better meal. We followed the sign directing us toward the hospital and the technical college off the trail...More

Thank Norris R
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

I've had lunch here many, many times. Mother & son operation. The son runs the front of the house and mom cooks everything. One of the most welcoming places you will ever visit. The food is fantastic and the service is as friendly as it...More

Thank KevinRaff
Reviewed December 7, 2016

We've lunched at The Athenian Gardens for many years. The food is consistently excellent ... and fresh ... and service is fast and friendly. Stefan and his mother do an amazing job and it shows. Their gyro sandwich and platter are the gold standard against...More

Thank Carol B
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...More

Thank Vixster1619
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.

Thank KCC843
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,...More

Thank LowcountryLisamarie
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February 27, 2017|
Response from Carol B | Reviewed this property |
At this time I think they're only open till 8PM on Fridays. Call and ask, though: (843) 379-9222
January 4, 2015|
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Response from lilysouthcarolina | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but you will need to call Stefan at the restaurant to coordinate. Remember, they close on Saturday and Sunday
January 4, 2015|
Response from Judith S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but arrive before the lunch hour. It's really good, and really casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 pm - 2:30 pm
10:00 pm - 2:30 pm
10:00 pm - 2:30 pm
10:00 am - 7:30 pm
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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