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Dafni Greek Taverna

325 W 42nd St, between 8th Ave & 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-6930
+1 212-315-1010
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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325 W 42nd St, between 8th Ave & 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-6930
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose it as it was close to hotel and theatre. Good choice! The lamb shank was the meal of the evening,,,delicious and succulent! The starter salad was good and loaded with cheese and the pita was amazing! Nice bottle of wine and great cappuccino made...More

1  Thank Dean S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant 3 times in 4 days that I was in NY . Thats how much I enjoyed it. I can say I am pretty picky with my food but this place definitely met my expectations. The service from John was so amazing...More

Thank MarinaIori
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Went with a group of five. Everything was great. Good waiter, decent house wines, excellent and authentic Greek food, and good value for money. A gem near Times Square.

Thank Sicnarfer
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The Ford was wonderful. The spanakopita was delicious. The striped bass was tasty and flakey. The dips were delectable. The waiter was friendly, knowledgeable and helpful

Thank Samuel J
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I got the saganaki which was served in a ceramic bowl and soaking in oil. Very little taste and not your typical presentation. The gyro meat and tazziki was good. The Greek salad was just ok. Once again no taste. I will not be going...More

Thank 349nicolek
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Authentic Greek restaurant with many vegetarian options Nice ambiance must visit place Great customer service experience

Thank anudave85
Reviewed 4 February 2018

42 nd street location guarantee a lot of customers. Nevertheless food was decent quality , octopus was excellent , spreads were very good. Wine list included only Greek wines mostly in 30$-40$ price range and beer around 6$-7$. Waiters and waitresses (probably members of owner...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Went to an off broadway show and this restaurant was closest to the theater. Pleasantly surprised. Service was excellent and food was very good. Prices were not as high as I expected.

Thank coughy
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This was a lovely place to come and visit. Not far to walk from Time Square either. Whilst it was cold and windy outside this was a welcome retreat with attentive staff. However, a Greek Taverna and no Ouzo 😩 We had selection of dips...More

1  Thank Grimsby247
Reviewed 9 January 2018

I ate at Dafni twice in four days. Great food, and close enough to the theater district that you can enjoy a great meal there before running off to the theater. Friendly service and the menu is more than reasonably priced especially if you are...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 W 42nd St, between 8th Ave & 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-6930
    (8th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Times Square NQRW, 123, S, close to Port Authority ACE.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-315-1010
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