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Athens Family Restaurant

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2526 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN 37204-2714
+1 615-383-2848
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“gyros” (28 reviews)
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American, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2526 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN 37204-2714
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Reviewed April 20, 2017

Husband and I are in town on a little "Mini Vacation" and are trying some of the restaurants that The Food Network has premiered on their shows. Athens Family Restaurant was a nice little place with nice helpful staff. There were 3 items on their...More

Thank roxanajean2005
Reviewed April 9, 2017

For authentic fare, you could hardly do better than this traditional restaurant. Save room for dessert if you can. This cozy diner is well worth the short drive from downtown Nashville.

Thank Doug K
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Went here for lunch and had a delicious meal. Their chicken soup was so good, my daughter was calling for a second bowl within minutes. Gyro platter was great, Chicken Souvlaki sandwich was mouth-wateringly good! Definitely recommend this place!!

Thank AJ09-137
Reviewed January 25, 2017

Actual family members run the place, and everyone is super nice. remarkably wide menu selection, and they also serve breakfast all day. Serving sizes range from large to gigantic, you will not leave hungry. Easy & plentiful on-site parking.

Thank David M. S
Reviewed January 3, 2017

I can't speak to lunch or dinner - but the breakfast at this restaurant is wonderful. We were in from out of town and it was recommended by a local and boy can I see why. We got right in the first day (I say...More

Thank Marianne R
Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Well the restaurant was established back in 2004, it serves a Greek menu. The inside is kinda basic nothing fancy although I think they could make it much better looking. Service is good and the staff are friendly and they know the food they are...More

Thank Ghassan A
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Doing a 'road trip' and in the process checking out as many Triple D restaurants as we could -- This was every bit as good - or BETTER than we anticipated! Lunch on Sunday was a bit crowded, but service was good and the food...More

1  Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

This is a Greek restaurant worth the drive. We love going here for dinner or just for the wonderful coffee and deserts. The caramel cheesecake is a little heaven on earth. This is truly authentic Greek cuisine and you will love the gyros and pita,...More

Thank E1544MTkimberlyb
Reviewed September 6, 2016

The meal was typical greek food, but of course, I had a greek salad so what do you expect? The dressing was more creamy that I am used to. Grilled chicken a little greasy. Overall, a good experience with attentive wait staff though we did...More

Thank cslu1
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a meal with a party of 6 on a Sunday afternoon great food, reasonable price goodtime had by all

Thank Risa R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2526 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN 37204-2714
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-383-2848
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