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Athenian Restaurant

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15350 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80013-1032
+1 720-449-0224
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Aurora, Colorado
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

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Thank kerseymom
Aurora, Colorado
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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Denver
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67 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 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 said his gyro was okay but he would not go back for that dish.

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Thank Jason A
Aurora, Colorado
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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 we did their menu has expanded with now even offering breakfast they have it all... More 

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Thank rayjones1956
windermere
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77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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 tell her Bills sister sent you!

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Thank greatwinelady
MI
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116 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Came in for dinner on a Thursday night and we got the last table available. There were six of us and one would think we were the only ones in the restaurant as our service was like we were family visiting the home of the restaurant owners. Lots of table time to explain and answer questions and just talk. This... More 

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Thank MiCowboy
Centennial, Colorado
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Pros: wonderful food and service. Nicely decorated. Easy to carry on a conversation. Prices: a tad high for the area but not terrible. Cons: some of the booth cushions need to be repadded. Maybe play a greater selection of Greek tunes. Love it there. We had a great time!

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Thank Ron S
Aurora, Colorado
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Angie and her hubby are great hosts and serve up a good selection of greek and American foods. We have special events there in the private room.

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Thank Cindy K
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53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit and this was a great dinner and great service. Love the lemon chicken soup. Everything we ordered was excellent. Totally would recommend this place and will be coming back again!

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Orlando, FL
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Loved the atmosphere at this restaurant. The food was authentic and very good! Gyro was excellent. Had the trio dip - spicy feta was Amazing!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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
Description
(720) 449-0224

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?