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Athena Cafe & Bar

Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
+1 242-326-1296
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“gyros” (65 reviews)
“greek salad” (86 reviews)
“baklava” (29 reviews)
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09:30 - 18:00All hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
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11 - 20 of 682 reviews

Reviewed 17 August 2017

We have eaten here many times and it is always wonderful. I love their octopus and have never been disappointed. Sitting outside and watching the passing scene on Bay Street is fun but it was hot today so we opted for A/C. I had a...More

Thank vishty
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the clean decor and great food!!! And we could walk from hotel. Recommend it highly. It's hidden above a jewelry store, but they send you upstairs. Great break from the crowds and the good is authenic Greek fare.

Thank karenkelly_7
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I have been visiting Athena every time I came to Nassau for the last 6years. Excellent and corteous service, great owners family oriented place. The Calamari and Octopus are my favorites, the day special is always good! As in other reviews service and taxes are...More

Thank AJAL2013
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The food was unbelievable, the restaurant was very clean and the service was very attentive and quick. *NOTE: they charge you for every drink refill and will only refill you once. After 1 refill they change your drink and charge you for a new whole...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We had the vegetarian gyro and chicken gyro, it was delicious. Our server Tony was very helpful, friendly and overall amazing.

Thank Adriantci
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were on our first cruise and after our tour the guide recommended this restaurant. We ordered way to much food and offered part of our appetizer to the next table. They turned out the be the restaurant managers from our ship!...More

Thank Rebekah W
Reviewed 12 August 2017

this place has the best greek food on the island. the family that runs it ,nicest people your going to meet

Thank Drazinsky
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This little Greek Gem is located in the heart of downtown Nassau. It boasts an outdoor veranda which overlooks the street. There is also an air-conditioned dining room for those who do not wish to eat al-fresco. The cuisine is a combination of Greek and...More

Thank rochel W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Athena Cafe has great food and good people - a family business - we miss you Opa!! The snapper is a MUST!!!!!!!!

Thank TaniaNixon
Reviewed 8 August 2017

First of all it is conveniently on Bay \street. Service is excellent and \i always have the snapper\1 \yum\1 \yum. Drinks are great wit ice from bottled water. \\\\\there is always a crowd in there as the prices, service and food is the best, After...More

Thank Caroline J
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Questions & Answers
28 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from IsamarP1 | Reviewed this property |
They don't have a Vegan dish, but I have tried their Grilled Veggie Gyros without Cheese ( and they used Hummus as sauce) and it was DELICIOUS!! loved it!
20 November 2015|
Response from George M | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for inquiring about our restaurant. We are located on the second floor and is only accessed by stairs. We hope we can still accomadate you. By request, we occasionally can arrange a seating on the first... More
23 October 2015|
Response from George M | Property representative |
Thank you so very much for your compliments. I am so glad you enjoyed your meal. We hope to see you again soon. Kolyva is usually eaten after a memorial service and yes it is delicious with barley, pomegranate, dried... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$38
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
09:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau
  • Phone Number: +1 242-326-1296
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Located in the heart of downtown Bay Street, Athena cafe offers the authentic greek cuisine with a Bahamian flare. Not only you can find the traditional greek favorites here but also Bahamian delicacies such as conch, snapper, grouper and lobster! We are a true, family operated business that want everyone to feel like family as soon as they enter. Have a choice to sit at our cosy bar, our air conditioned dining room or the lively verandah.
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