This is a very trustworthy Greek restaurant. Serving real food, not too expensive, Greek staff. Don’t expect the finest dishes because that’s not what this place is about. Has never disappointed.
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Athene is an OK restaurant. I really wanted to like it. The waiters are very personable and friendly. They were also attentive at first but then ignored us after our main course was delivered and they were very good at avoiding all attempts to get...More
We visited during the Gent festival and so everywhere was busy but the Athene fitted us in without a reservation. The waiters were friendly and had good English, and English menus which really helped as my Dutch (and Greek) is very, very basic. We shared...More
Restaurant is welcoming, personnel friendly and dynamic. The Greek food we ordered was normally good, portions are fair and the Retsina wine added a little Greek touch to the package. A place to go to when in wish of a change to the daily food,...More
Ordered Meze advertised as for 2 people. They brought 1 Meze and 1 main dish together. Meze was very standard, calamares were hard like rubber. We explained the correct order, so they brought us a second Meze and returned the, main dish to the kitchen...More
The food: mediocre at best. Appetizer consisted of olives (black ones really nice, green ones way too salty), radishes and feta (flavourless, not original feta). Starters (spanakopita and calamares) were served with a simple salad (no onion, olives or feta). Spanakopita was excellent, but the...More
Matching the 'taverna experience' outside Greece is a real challenge. Many Belgian Greek restaurants do not quite catch the atmosphere or serve the 'proper' delicacies. The Athene's ambiance is rewarding though. I am even a fan of having Greek radio through the speakers instead of...More
Very friendly service , near to town .We ate a mixed grill , to expensive for what it was; As entree we took the metze , that was ok .
Six of us were in Ghent on a trip looking for something to eat an found this place. It was busy but they had no trouble finding us a table out the back. Service was excellent, very friendly and efficient which made for a great...More
Typical Greek restaurant, with very tasty dishes. Also very important; real friendly waiters! I really enjoyed the food, this is a place that most definitly deserves your visit.