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Athena Cafe & Bar

Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-326-1296
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (93 reviews)
“gyro” (67 reviews)
“baklava” (30 reviews)
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the pork gyro with fries and a pint of local beer. Great lunch. The place is busy but the staff do their best to serve with a smile. Would definitely go back again.

Thank apenn034
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I dodged the rain and went upstairs for drinks. The service was GREAT. The staff were personable and attentive. The drinks and the appetizers were excellent and in line with a great presentation. The drinks were some of the best we have...More

Thank Gregory S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect spot for lunch and a lamb gyro. Enter via the jewellery store. Very reasonably priced and cooked to perfection.

Thank PabloPabloPablo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Athena Cafe in Nassau offers authentic Greek cuisine at reasonable prices. When visiting Nassau for an extended stay we try to eat here at least once. The service is generally good and the food is well prepared and tasty. If you are in Nassau give...More

Thank sbear1324
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always head for this favorite place of ours when we are in Nassau. The food is delicious and the service is really fast and friendly, We enjoy sitting overlooking the main street. Especially enjoyed this visit as we were looked after by our waiter...More

Thank penelopejean2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant remind one of the delights of eating in a restaurant in Greece. The Greek dishes were as you would expect; the service was good. Being in the center of town near the visiting Ships, prices were not cheap but still good value. We...More

Thank SailingNutmeg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

on a recent cruise we came across this great cafe. The four of us spent several hours here on the outside patio overlooking the main street in town. The food was great and the service was so friendly. If you are walking around the town,...More

Thank 335wendya56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been going to Athena's for about 15 years, several times a year. Sometimes it's for a full meal....other times appetizers and drinks. Everything is delicious! Don't leave without taking home some baklava and almond cookies. Today we had hummus that was the creamiest, most...More

Thank Jean293
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surprising to find a Greek restaurant upstairs in Nassau. The food was good. We shared a plate of three appetizers (hummus, tzadziki and eggplant) with warm pita bread and our first conch fritters. We split a specialty dessert. I had a Bahama Mama, and he...More

Thank barbaraGeneva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To find a real Greek restaurant in The Bahamas was a big surprise. The food is great, high quality in everything, especially in ambience and service. The waiter, Rashard even speaks Greek! The Greek coffee and the cookies are REALLY GREEK.

Thank Jan H
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Judy J
26 January 2018|
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Response from Jean293 | Reviewed this property |
This Greek restaurant is located above a jewelry store, and you walk through the jewelry store and go up the stairs to get to the restaurant. You can eat inside in air conditioning or outside on the porch, which overlooks... More
29 December 2016|
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Response from IsamarP1 | Reviewed this property |
They don't have a Vegan dish, but I have tried their Grilled Veggie Gyros without Cheese ( and they used Hummus as sauce) and it was DELICIOUS!! loved it!
20 November 2015|
Response from George M | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for inquiring about our restaurant. We are located on the second floor and is only accessed by stairs. We hope we can still accomadate you. By request, we occasionally can arrange a seating on the first... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 38
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau
  • Phone Number: +1 242-326-1296
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Located in the heart of downtown Bay Street, Athena cafe offers the authentic greek cuisine with a Bahamian flare. Not only you can find the traditional greek favorites here but also Bahamian delicacies such as conch, snapper, grouper and lobster! We are a true, family operated business that want everyone to feel like family as soon as they enter. Have a choice to sit at our cosy bar, our air conditioned dining room or the lively verandah.
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