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PITHARI TAVERNA

28 Woodbridge Ave, Highland Park, NJ 08904-3234
+1 732-572-0616
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“baklava” (16 reviews)
“octopus” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
28 Woodbridge Ave, Highland Park, NJ 08904-3234
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been dining here regularly for years. Pithari Taverna has a great sampling of dishes suitable for meat lovers, seafood/fish lovers, and vegetarians. Fish lovers will note that the fish is very fresh, imported from Greece. The lavraki is delicious and my wife and I...More

Thank RonLevenberg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

this place is a hidden gem of highland park.homemade dolmades (stuffed grape leaves) were the best, lahanodomades melts in your mouth lemon potatoes the best of the best! I saved room for desert baklava I'll be back!

Thank joysassie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dinner with the family last night. Waiter Stefan never brought the appetizers, food came out cold with hot sauce on top. Bread was stale. Couldn't hear the person next to you. Will not return

1  Thank Stephloes
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Met friends of ours at this restaurant. Our food was excellent and the overall experience was very good. Until I examined my bill a few days later and noticed that I was overcharged for my meal by $4.95. I just called and had a conversation...More

Thank Bobo27612
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Fantastic atmosphere and the most authentic Greek food I have been able to find in Jersey! BYOB which is great for all our wine drinkers! Would do dinner there again! Dishes were very large and we all took leftovers home!

Thank Georgette T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stopped for lunch at this Taverna on Palm Sunday and the place was almost empty around noon time... but it quickly started to fill up with families coming back from Mass. We really enjoyed the ambiance and decor, it brought great memories of our...More

Thank cgparis
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Good food, excellent service! No one is rushing you out after dinner! Good ambiance, there is also outdoor dining!

Thank camicia2014
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The food here was okay but not amazing, The service here was not that great either. The lamb chops, I could see red meat. Which I don't like, Waitress was nice but did not check on food so we were there for quite a while....More

2  Thank Matan O
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The food is amazing! If it is your first time eating Greek food, I recommend the dishes that are like sampler platters, like on the hot appetizer menu or the vegetarian dish. The food is really delicious and the staff is very kind. I've been...More

Thank aannnnaa2016
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious. The service was excellent. The ambiance was great & it's a BYOB!! If you like Greek food, you should definitely ptry this restaurant & if you're not sure whether you like Greek food, try the pastitsio (it's like Greek lasagna!).

Thank EGRLNE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Woodbridge Ave, Highland Park, NJ 08904-3234
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Highland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 732-572-0616
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