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Thavma Mediterranean Grill

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6230 Town Center Way, Livingston, NJ 07039-2987 (Formerly It's Greek to Me)
+1 973-992-8999
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Metro New Jersey
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77 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fair prices, good service, comfortable ambiance. Not worth going a distance, so for a very local experience with reasonable food and nice surroundings, Thavma works for friends, families, whatever!

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Thank Daniel K
New York City, New York
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Usually i got here for business lunch. Today i ate grilled Salmon over salad and it was delicious l. They also served me with mushroom soup. Friend of mine ordered lamb burger and he liked that too

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West Orange, New Jersey
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really like this place. Nice, friendly and helpful staff, High quality food that is consistently good at reasonable prices. I agree with the reviewer whose headline is "Dependable" as well. Eat here often and never have a complaint.

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Thank Werewolf210
Livingston, New Jersey
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

fresh ingredients and great service always from day one many years ago. This started off as the ITS GREEK TO ME but progressed very nicely after the owner departed from that chain which would not let him offer more variety

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Thank pumpguy99
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I like Thavma grill. It's usually good. Last time we were there the service was horrible but usually it's not. I like the menu. Not bad for a change of cuisine. Greek . Not too pricey.

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Thank Ann M
New Jersey
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450 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Eaten here several times but this wa the best. From our server Chris, to the salad (customized to our request), to the perfectly cooked and wonderfully tasty food, to the nice general ambiance. Only issue was restaurant was a little chilly on a cool damp evening.

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Thank ams44
Paramus, New Jersey
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383 reviews
312 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Thavma, a Greek restaurant located in a partially enclosed mall is quite good. Specializing in seafood they Asoka serve very good Lamb, pork & beef dishes. Appetizers & deserts are carefully prepared & served by an attentive staff. BYO & parking on street.

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Thank paul3776
Livingston, New Jersey
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

My husband got the Thavma and said it was good. I got the chicken kabob platter. I thought the chicken could have had more flavor. Pitas were served nice and warm. A special treat. There specialty soup was good. Olives were pitted and I wasn't expecting that. Overall service was good, but a water refill should have happened and it... More 

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Thank emschwartz624
Parkland, Florida
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166 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

They have a great outdoor area but it was so hot we opted to dine inside with the air conditioning. Three of us ordered the lamb burgers which were DELICIOUS. My mother ate the Lamb chops she said they were tasty but definitely not traditional Greek flavoring. The eggplant dish we all shared for an appetizer was actually a main... More 

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Thank lizd3
New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Although Thavma is a little hard to find, on the 2nd floor of a small plaza, it is worth it. Great service, great food. Salmon is delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$27
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6230 Town Center Way, Livingston, NJ 07039-2987 (Formerly It's Greek to Me)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Livingston
  • Phone Number: +1 973-992-8999

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