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Taverna Tony


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

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Taramosalata Dip
red caviar, lemon juice, olive oil, onions
Melintzanosalata Dip
baked eggplant, sesame oil, garlic, lemon
Tzatziki Dip
fresh yoghurt, cucumber, fresh mint, garlic
Hummus Dip
chick peas, tahini, garlic, lemon
tomato, spring onions, parsley, cracked wheat, olive oil, lemon
Grilled Japanese Eggplant
served over a sauce of fresh tomato, garlic and basil
Lamb & Veal Sausage
(home made) an old greek recipe with a hint of orange peel. delicious!
(meatballs) garlic, onion, oregano, fresh herbs
grape leaves stuffed with rice and freshly ground meat, greens and rice over lemon sauce
Flaming Saganaki Cheese
sauteed kefalograyere flamed with cognac
Avgolemono Soup
home-made chicken soup fi nished with egg and lemon
Lentil Soup
fresh tomato, celery, carrots, garlic, onions, herbs and spices
(fish soup) a variety of seafood with fresh vegetables and tomatoes
Greek Peasant Salad
crisp lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, bell peppers, spring onions, feta, olives. served with our secret recipe dressing
Taverna Salad
tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, peppers, spring onions, bell peppers, feta, olives. served with our secret recipe dressing
With Grilled Chicken $20.95
Greek Californian Salad
tender mixed greens, sun-dried tomatoes, walnuts, avocado, goat cheese. served with our secret recipe dressing
(shrimp salad) chilled jumbo shrimp and avocado over our delicious peasant salad
Caesar Salad
our version of the all time classic with shaved greek kefalotiri cheese
The Greek Angel
angel hair pasta, tomato sauce, fresh herbs, garlic, spring onions
Linguini Anixiatiko
linguini topped with an array of spring vegetables, light tomato sauce, aromatic spices and feta cheese
With Jumbo Shrimp Or Chicken $21.95
Fettuccini Salonika
fresh cream, assorted mushrooms, sun-dried tomatoes
Shrimp Pasta
(pasalimani) jumbo shrimp, capellini, rich tomato sauce, garlic, spring onions, feta
Main Dishes Include Fresh Vegetables Of The Day, Greek-style Roasted Potatoes And Rice Pilaf
(deep-dish) layers of eggplant, zucchini, ground beef, tomatoes, bechamel sauce, grated cheese
(deep-dish) greek-style lasagna with macaroni, ground beef, tomatoes, bechamel sauce, grated cheese
grape leaves stuffed with rice and freshly ground meat, different greens, herbs topped with lemon sauce
Taverna Combination Platter
dolmathes, moussaka, pastichio, spanakopita, tiropita, baby lamb
Vegetarians Paradise
hummus, tzatziki, melitzanosalata, tabouli, spanakopita, tiropita, feta cheese, horta
every vegetarians favorite
Fresh Fish Of The Day
(chefs choice) light fresh tomato sauce, celery, onions, garlic, carrots, spring onions, herbs
Grilled Salmon
olive oil, lemon, garlic, fresh herbs
Grilled Center-cut Swordfish
olive oil, lemon, garlic, fresh oregano
Jumbo Shrimps
(taverna style) rich tomato sauce, garlic, spring onions, fresh herbs, feta
Grilled Mediterranean Bass
(whole fish - greek style) olive oil, garlic, lemon, fresh herbs
Roast Baby Lamb Kleftiko
baby lamb, slow-roasted with herbs, garlic, onions, oregano - a house specialty that melts in your mouth
Lamb Tenderloin
(house specialty) charcoal grilled, deliciously spiced with a light black peppercorn sauce
Rack Of Baby Lamb
(whole rack) flavoured with a hint of garlic, oregano, light peppercorn sauce
Lamb Loin Souvlaki
(kebab) tender cubes fl avoured with a hint of garlic, oregano, lemon
Lamb Chops
(fresh domestic lamb) flavoured with a hint of garlic, oregano, lemon
Chicken Breast Souvlaki
(skinless & boneless kebab) tender cubes fl avoured with a hint of garlic, oregano, lemon
Lamb And Chicken Breast Souvlaki
(kebab) tender cubes fl avoured with a hint of garlic, oregano, lemon
Grilled Quail
three fresh quail served over a bed of sauteed greens
Chicken Oreganato
half chicken with herbs, spices, lemon, garlic
Grilled Vegetable Platter
eggplant, zucchini, bell-peppers, tomatoes, mushrooms, spring onions and more! brushed with olive oil and lemon
the byzantine aristocrat of pastry desserts. pistachios, almonds and walnuts, in layers of honeylaced fi lo
a superb delicate semolina custard pie in crist pilo pastry, served warm with honey and dusted with cinnamon and powdered sugar.
Rice Pudding
rice pudding doesnt come better than this recipe. handed down through four generations in tonys family, this creamy rice pudding is made with raisins and dusted lightly with cinnamon
for real chocolate lovers. layers of belgium chocolate, laced with metaxa cognac.
our award winning version of the timeless italian classic.
a sicilian classic with semifreddo cream, chocolate & zabaglione ice-cream, fi lled with pieces of candied fruit.
home made yoghurt sprinkled with walnuts and laced with imported hymetus honey. dusted with fresh ground cinnamon.
Athenian Cheesecake
a 2, 500 year old recipe created by famed poet and gourmet archestratus, delicately made with mizithra and other cheeses to a creamy perfection
With Fresh Berries In Season $9.95
Ice Cream
the fi nest quality french vanilla bean ice-cream.
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Mediterranean, Greek
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped by while road tripping around CA, and had the best experience. Our waiteress Leslie was absolutely awesome and fun. Food was fresh and delicious Greek food. Would highly recommend it.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ivanamomokovska
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch & had an incredible, fresh salad. I would recommend the Greek Peasant Salad, it was delectable!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank KtGirl1
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

I ordered the combination plate,....I go to Greece all the time, so I know the food well.it is good, not as great as in Greece... But... I like it

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MikeinMalibu
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Should have realised from the moment we walked in when the staff were drinking take away coffee from another place. But it never ceases to amaze me how can you stuff up easy food like grilled chops and chicken skewers, but add to this reheated...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank mikexyl
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Best Greek food I have ever eaten in the U.S. The fried cheese is unforgettable! The octopus was superb, we sampled many of the entrees and all were excellent! You will not be disappointed with the food nor service! It was really great!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MatthewBMitchell
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Plan to share the food, because each order portion can be large enough for two. Food’s delicious, and service’s so friendly.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank aalmarzooq
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Very high prices! We ordered the peasant salad for $17.95, lamb chicken souvlaki which was 3 souvlaki pieces of lamb and 3 of chicken total 6 pieces of souvlaki with rice, 3 small pieces of zucchini with tomato sauce and half of a half potato...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kristen476
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Went for a family dinner with a toddler. There were several families there so they were able to handle little ones. The bread was excellent as was the complimentary dip. We ordered several appetizers and they were good. I asked what the sides were and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Cyndi C
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Went to Tony Taverna's for maybe the 12th time for Father's Day. Place is always busy as the food is always plentiful and fabulous. Starting right off with the fresh bread and fabulous spread that comes with it, you know you're in for some terrific...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Andy G
Reviewed 12 June 2018

I mentioned to my family that lives nearby that I love Greek food, and they said they MUST take me to Taverna Tony - and I'm so glad that they did! We ordered plates to share - the saganaki (incredible), the tzatziki (some of the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Devin M
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Linda P
14 September 2016|
Response from TRAVELLINGMAN538 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Sorry but I cant really help ; I dont have the lunch time menu but it may be available on line All I can say is that it was extensive and what we ate was excellent Sure you wont be disappointed
Marina H
6 October 2015|
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Response from Ethanski | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. When we were there, no live music, just overpriced food served poorly but in a hurry to turn the table. They were doing us a favor waiting on the group! We will never go back.
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