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Karava's Place - CLOSED

162 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10014-3887
+1 212-243-8007
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
19 Sep 2014
“very sweet staff, quiet, cozy, and spacious”
18 Jul 2014
“Reliable Gyros, Good Service”
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162 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10014-3887
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Reviewed 20 September 2014

I love Karava's, I've been there about 4 times now. I've had the same waitress each time who's an absolute sweetheart. You really do feel like you stepped into Greece for a night and are taken care of by people who want to give you...More

Thank Camille D
Reviewed 19 July 2014

I have been going here for Gyros on visits to nyc for years now. They have the real thing, and the tzatziki is quite good. Service was good again, with a smooth hand-off from one waitress to another coming off break. Sit by a window...More

Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Sunday June 29th, 2014 ~5pm. We found ourselves in the village right after the Pride Parade. The streets were bustling and people are hungry. Perfect setting for a restaurant, right? Oh boy was I wrong. When we got to the door, it was locked. We...More

Thank TheOldDude
Reviewed 20 November 2013

We found this place by accident. I ordered all my faves - dolmades, pita, tzaziki (yum!) and they were all delicious. The lentil soup was good. My husband had gyros and said it was the best he's ever had. We will definitely go again.

Thank Heather O
Reviewed 2 May 2013

Great hummus here! Always get some to go! Nice quiet place to go on a weekday afternoon and people watch.

Thank Impynic
Reviewed 1 May 2011

My first time here was in 2003 when my cousin told me they had the best gyro's. I hadn't been to Ney York since but I knew when I went back, I had to get to Karavas ! My cousin laughed because I remembered the...More

1  Thank southernbelle84
Reviewed 25 July 2010

The initial appearance might make you run away, but give it a chance. We had hummus and pita to start and it was some of the best that I have ever had. The yeiro platter was okay with really good lamb. The "large" salad is...More

1  Thank shamiedog2001
Reviewed 2 April 2010

The food at the restaurant was so good that I would make a trip from 231st street in the Bronx all the way down for a $8 gyro. I was raised on Greek comfort food, so eating here was always a treat, especially when I...More

1  Thank Jason B
Reviewed 30 December 2009

My family had initially planned to eat at the close by Red Bamboo restaurant, but it was closed. We unfortunately were then resigned to our fate as being hungry or eating there. So we enter and it's totally dark and the lady server who sounds...More

Thank neeshchop
Reviewed 1 September 2009

Great, great, great greek food, We hopped in there for a lunch after walking around the city all morning. It wasn't busy at all. The food was modestly priced, and man was there a lot of it. The gyros are PACKED with meat and flavor....More

1  Thank WaltWinton
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  • Address: 162 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10014-3887
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-243-8007
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