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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%
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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 3 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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed lunch here on the outside balcony. Service was good, as was the meal. We were there with no cruise ship people in town, so not even crowded. However, we wished to return on a subsequent evening and having seen the dinner menu we...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We ate here on three occasions; twice for dinner and once for lunch. The restaurant is very clean; we had a choice of dining indoors our outside. The service is excellent and the food is sensational. Our server, Kevin , was most gracious.

Thank ernierudloff
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Paseábamos por Nassau después de bajarnos del crucero y vimos un cartel que decía comida griega. Estuvimos en Grecia hace unos años y disfrutamos mucho de su comida. Nos costó encontrar el restaurante porque hay que ingresar a una joyería y subir al primer piso...More

Thank Elena Fabiana E
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We came here when in port from a cruise. The reason for the stop...conch fritters. They were delicious. We also tried 2 bottles of Kalik beer. Beer was served with ice cold frosty mugs. Good, quick service. We will come back on the next cruise!

Thank sushiguy79
Reviewed 3 April 2018

This was lunch on our last day and my first visit to this restaurant. Typically Greek with Bahamian overtones. Service and food excellent. We sat inside in the air conditioning. Greek beer and Bahamian cracked lobster, great combination. Very good and varied menu. Owned/managed by...More

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Great spot to grab a bite when shopping downtown Nassau. The food is delicious and fresh, sit on the patio for great people watching!

Thank droa92
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We ate lunch here and it was amazing! We had lamb gyros and they were seriously the best I’ve had. The staff was super friendly, it was reasonably priced, we sat overlooking the street (loved that), all around great experience! If you love Greek food,...More

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 25 March 2018

I went for a late lunch with a business associate and the atmosphere was great the food and drinks were excellent. I would recommend this restaurant anytime

Thank C2979VNjenniferm
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Classic Greek style restaurant in heart of Nassau, steps from the cruise ship dock. Upstairs balcony seating affords an excellent view of the bustling Bay Street. All the Greek classics, and super friendly wait staff (Rashard 👍)

Thank Ride2fast4u
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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
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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