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“Decent food for a decent price”

Athena Mediterranean Cuisine
Ranked #276 of 5,575 Restaurants in Brooklyn
Price range: US$10 - US$25
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Description: Athena Mediterranean Cuisine is a family owned Greek restaurant whose sole purpose is to provide authentic Greek food to the Park Slope neighborhood. Our menu is comprised of recipes passed down from generation to generation that are guaranteed to take you to a mythical Greek island with every bite. At Athena Mediterranean Cuisine we pride ourselves in offering high quality dishes made with the finest ingredients at affordable prices; because food this good should be accessible to all.
Reviewed 18 November 2011

One thing about Athena that I wish they would change is the decor. The somewhat amateur mural of Greece covering the exterior walls could be cute in a kitschy way, but the inside is a bit stuffy and old fashioned, but not in a trendy kind of way. They seem to do a lot of takeout business, but I feel they would get more eat-in business if they updated their look. South Park Slope has become increasingly gentrified, and as they lose their old-school customers, I'm afraid they might not gain the young newcomers. The food is actually pretty good, although the kebabs have been a bit overcooked and dry.

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Reviewed 2 October 2011

We were thrilled we ate here ! Almost all of the main dishes are available with meat or falafil filling . Everything was amazing . The avgolemono soup was nicely lemony . These dolmas are served with feta cheese and black olives with a fruit vinaigrette- yummy ! My son and I split a sampler plate - the Spartan combo . there was enough for 2 people , if you have soup and dolmas like we did . The owner came by frequently to make sure we were happy . We will definitely go back ! There is a full bar , and people seemed to love the Mojitios at another table .

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Reviewed 7 October 2009

best souvlaki i've had in ages

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