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Athenian Restaurant

) #12 of 636 Restaurants in Aurora €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, Greek
15350 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80013-1032
+1 720-449-0224
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“saganaki” (9 reviews)
“gyro meat” (7 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
€€ - €€€
15350 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80013-1032
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have dined at the Athenian Restaurant many times over several years and have never been disappointed. The food is delicious, the prices reasonable and the service is friendly and efficient.

Thank kerseymom
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Family-owned and operated Greek restaurant with traditional fare. Always a welcoming atmosphere where Angie & Tom always make you feel like family.

Thank saluki2001
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Joined a large group for business lunch. Service was good for our large group. However the gyro meat was cold in places, and the pita bread was so hard I could not easily bite or cut it. It reminded me of microwaved leftovers. My colleague...More

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 20 February 2017

the food is excellent as well as authentic the servers are pleasant and accommodating !! I had a certain urge for Greek food and since the Athenian was on our route home we decided to go back after 4years and i am so so glad...More

Thank rayjones1956
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We go here every visit to see my brother in Aurora! They welcome you back like family every time! The food is authentic, they have prompt service and very reasonable pricing! If you're every in the area stop in and say hello to Angie and...More

Thank greatwinelady
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Came in for dinner on a Thursday night and we got the last table available. There were six of us and one would think we were the only ones in the restaurant as our service was like we were family visiting the home of the...More

Thank MiCowboy
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Pros: wonderful food and service. Nicely decorated. Easy to carry on a conversation. Prices: a tad high for the area but not terrible. Cons: some of the booth cushions need to be repadded. Maybe play a greater selection of Greek tunes. Love it there. We...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Angie and her hubby are great hosts and serve up a good selection of greek and American foods. We have special events there in the private room.

Thank Cindy K
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is our second visit and this was a great dinner and great service. Love the lemon chicken soup. Everything we ordered was excellent. Totally would recommend this place and will be coming back again!

1  Thank Cg P
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Loved the atmosphere at this restaurant. The food was authentic and very good! Gyro was excellent. Had the trio dip - spicy feta was Amazing!!

Thank Deanne1234
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Laurie W
nearest cross-streets?
10 January 2017|
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Response from Cg P | Reviewed this property |
Iliff and Chambers. If your heading east on iliff, go thru the intersection and take the next entrance into the strip mall. It's a stand alone location and you can see if from the road.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15350 E Iliff Ave, Aurora, CO 80013-1032
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 720-449-0224
  • E-mail
(720) 449-0224
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