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Athenian Restaurant

15350 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80013-1032
+1 720-449-0224
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“saganaki” (9 reviews)
“gyro meat” (7 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
15350 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80013-1032
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

First time there for seven of us and we all loved this place! We ordered the flaming cheese, grape leaves, meatball sandwich, gyros and much more. We all ordered something different to share. Service was great and will go back.

Thank Kss1947
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish I could be as effusive about the food, but the lamb shank was tough - given its size, may have been from an older sheep. And the pork was dry - overcooked. But the ouzo was smooth, and their signature flaming cheese served...More

Thank KiwiBob1948
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here tonight looking for some good ethnic food. I found it! Eating here takes me right back to Greece. The ambiance of the place could be somewhere in Greece, or in Colorado. The service was prompt, friendly and attentive. Everyone was very pleasant. I...More

Thank jumbonav
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I hear the Southwestern menu items are great, especially green chilli sauce but I come for the Greek! Nice home town atmosphere, great food and service.

Thank GuyJW
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Have been eating here for a few years and always a pleasurable experience! Staff is great and wonderful authentic Greek food.

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We have dined at the Athenian Restaurant many times over several years and have never been disappointed. The food is delicious, the prices reasonable and the service is friendly and efficient.

Thank kerseymom
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Family-owned and operated Greek restaurant with traditional fare. Always a welcoming atmosphere where Angie & Tom always make you feel like family.

Thank saluki2001
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Joined a large group for business lunch. Service was good for our large group. However the gyro meat was cold in places, and the pita bread was so hard I could not easily bite or cut it. It reminded me of microwaved leftovers. My colleague...More

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 20 February 2017

the food is excellent as well as authentic the servers are pleasant and accommodating !! I had a certain urge for Greek food and since the Athenian was on our route home we decided to go back after 4years and i am so so glad...More

Thank rayjones1956
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We go here every visit to see my brother in Aurora! They welcome you back like family every time! The food is authentic, they have prompt service and very reasonable pricing! If you're every in the area stop in and say hello to Angie and...More

Thank greatwinelady
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Laurie W
11 January 2017|
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Response from Cg P | Reviewed this property |
Iliff and Chambers. If your heading east on iliff, go thru the intersection and take the next entrance into the strip mall. It's a stand alone location and you can see if from the road.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15350 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80013-1032
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 720-449-0224
(720) 449-0224
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