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Athena Greek Taverna

680 S Stratford Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103
+1 336-794-3069
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“spanakopita” (14 reviews)
“greek salad” (20 reviews)
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All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
680 S Stratford Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have talked about stopping here for years. Today we decided to give it a try. The only reason I'm upset is that we haven't tried it before. We love good Greek food and they have it perfected. Service was exceptional. Food was very fresh...More

Thank Anita M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed my first visit for a lunch meeting Gracious staff and wide selection of Greek wines beer and food Easy to substitute salad as a healthier option Good value and easy to talk

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Great Greek food. Excellent service with great suggestions for ordering. Will definitely return for future meals.

Thank jpdtiga
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

My son kept telling me to stop by here since the food is authentic. Great choices on the menu and bright comfortable atmosphere. My only complaint is I thought the prices were a little high for lunch (or either I am too frugal). Would recommend...More

Thank Jeanne C
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Another no frills diner experience. Keeping it simple and delicious! Always loved the food and stop by every time I get back to town!

Thank Be C
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Arrived at noon on a thursday for lunch. Ordered moussaka. Greek salad included. The salad was exceptionally well prepared with more feta than usually found with greek salads. The ripe greek olives were perfect. The lettuce was pre-tossed with the dressing so that every bit...More

Thank jim p
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered from catering menu for New Year's Eve, absolutely fantastic! Particularly loved the baklava, gyro meat, and salad!

Thank rebelgray4
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is the go to restaurant for special occasions and birthday celebrations. Great family style meals served with grilled Greek season meat, lemon potatoes, Greek salad, home made bread and vegetables. The Greek salad alone is enough to fill up on. Traditional Greek appetizers like...More

Thank Jennie R
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere can be loud at times, but the food will definitely curb your appetite. Really enjoy the lamb gyros. So delicious!

Thank CHR247
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great service and very authentic! Great lunch place but went for dinner and was let down by some of the food. A better explanation by the server might have help a lot.

Thank rman971
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Herman B
This restaurant is closed
23 June 2016|
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Response from danitroline | Reviewed this property |
No it is not! I ate there Two nights ago!
Dan and Gitte S
Do you still have live entertainment, and if so, which night is it?
20 August 2015|
Response from dpschmal1 | Reviewed this property |
They have music on Thursday nights!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 680 S Stratford Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-794-3069
Offering age-old tradition and timeless recipes that have been passed down through generations, the restaurant successfully combines cuisine and atmosphere to create a dining experience that won't soon be forgotten.