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Elia Restaurant

8611 3rd Ave, Ste A, Brooklyn, NY 11209-5184
+1 718-748-9891
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
“bay ridge” (14 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
££ - £££
8611 3rd Ave, Ste A, Brooklyn, NY 11209-5184
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Traveled to Brooklyn to go to a different Greek Restaurant. Instead went to Elia's and thoroughly enjoyed dinner and Greek wine. I could not imagine the other place being any better. The food and service was outstanding.

Thank macgirl9
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My husband & I have been to Elia several times over the years and it is always "poli oreo" as the Greeks say. The last time was a bit embarrassing. Having talked the place up so much to my brother & sister in law imagine...More

Thank dacmav
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Really great Greek food! Hummus platter was like art, had the lamb shank and probably the best I have ever had. Very nice wine list and very professional service. Must try if you are in Bay Ridge Brooklyn.

Thank scmor142
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Went there on a Thursday night with 4 friends. We ordered a bunch of appetizers to share and they were delicious. Grilled octopus (sooo tender); Pikilia (excellent), Greek salad (very fresh). After the appetizers we were full, so I split an order of Mousaka with...More

Thank Joann S
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We chose Elia as our sat night out this week been there before But this time was more enjoyable the food was well made From the five appetizers to the desserts everything was great Great wine Great service and it made our regular sat night...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Elia is a refined dining experience in Bay Ridge. The food and service are both excellent, but despite the working class neighborhood where it is situated, the prices can be very expensive. I love Greek food, but I have a hard time paying $40+ for...More

Thank Alex P
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Went there with a colleague/friend of mine and we ordered the dip platter as our app, branzino and lavraki for our entrees along with a bottle of wine and dessert. Food was amazing and the restaurant made you really feel warm and fuzzy from the...More

Thank _pkhandhedia28
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We wanted to have a "greek" early dinner after a rigorous workout and decided to stay in the neighborhood. Out of two possible choices, we chose Elia..and it was a mistake. The table we chose in the back garden was not plated yet, so the...More

Thank vladmeisterNYC
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We went there to celebrate my boyfriend birthday and we loved it.The place is very nice,simple decor but you feel like you are in a small Greek tavern.The service was very good,the waiter explained the items on the menu and gave us great recommendations about...More

1  Thank bellamed
Reviewed 12 April 2016

OK – full disclosure here – it’s small – a tight fit and sometimes a couple may feel they are at a four-top because they are so close to their neighbors, I did at first, but as the food and drink arrived, I got over...More

Thank Bill T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8611 3rd Ave, Ste A, Brooklyn, NY 11209-5184
    (Between 86th & 87th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: R train to 86th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-748-9891
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