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Athens Restaurant

707 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1L2, Canada
+1 416-465-4441
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“greek salad” (7 reviews)
“lamb” (8 reviews)
“okra” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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707 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1L2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can highly recommend the shrimp, octopus and greek salad. We lived in Toronto for nearly 2 years and this was our go-to when family came to visit. It's also fun to visit the daily kitchen offerings from the chef.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be the best Greek Food I've ever had in my over 20 years living in Toronto. They encourage you to see the specials in the kitchen. The toast lamb was fabulous....everything was spot on.

Thank DalyFoodie
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Found this restaurant driving by it on Danforth. Looks a little like a bar from the outside but was nice cozy on inside. Because of our dietary restrictions (gluten free), the chef showed us our options by inviting us to the kitchen. Awesome touch!! Food...More

Thank glutenfreemom2016
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a tasty lunch between our hockey games and this place was exactly that. Amazing greek salad, almost 2 tomatoes per plate. Pita was fresh and tzatiki was fluffy and zesty. Chicken souvlaki was juicy and cooked perfectly. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Gabrielle A
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

First time in Toronto’s Greek town will not be the last. Great authentic food served by friendly people. Kitchen is open if you want to see what looks good. As good as anything I had on my recent trip to Greece.

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 12 February 2018

This was beyond delicious. We chose it based on Trip Advisor reviews. The highly rated restaurant did NOT disappoint. We were there for a late lunch. Yes, you do go into the kitchen, the chef showed the specials. I had never eaten okra, which was...More

Thank Familyof4Georgetown
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Visited recently with wife and daughter. Daughter is a very informed foodie who knows value and authenticity. Smallish, warm atmosphere, Greek village decor which helped shake off another cold, snowy, slushy day. Greeted as if we were family, and invited to visit the kitchen to...More

Thank Fidel47
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent all around!!!! Delicious Authentic Greek food!!! Great service and good prices!!! Highly recommended!!!

Thank TinaA644
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Went with family to grab a quick bite to eat. Signs in the window caught our eye and we went in. The staff were AMAZINGGGGG! Everyone was so polite and went out of their way to make sure we felt welcome. Food was amazing!!! Ordered...More

Thank ssaarraahhh
Reviewed 14 January 2018

At first sight this isn't anything special, but, as we all know, appearances can be very deceptive. The place was full of greek families, which was very encouraging. The server came and took our drink order, then invited us into the kitchen to have the...More

Thank Moshinsky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 707 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1L2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East End
  • Neighbourhood: East End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-465-4441
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