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Acropolis Greek Taverna

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515 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
+1 727-823-1010
11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Chatham, New Jersey
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168 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Excellent gyros, one of the best I've had. Had the tabouli that is more parsley than bulgar making it very refreshing and tasty. Eating outside is fun especially when accommodating our dog who got his own water bowl!

Thank Carol-on-the-Go
St. Petersburg, Florida
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95 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Wonderful menu, great flavorful food. The Acropolis Salad is the best! Lunch or dinner, can't go wrong.

Thank Christine C
Knoxville, Tennessee
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133 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

A friend took me here for dinner before a baseball game. I really liked this place it was super. Food was perfect, service was outstanding, what more could one ask for. Server was sharp and on the ball. Food came out promptly and server kept tabs on us to make sure we did not need a thing. Definitely recommend.

Thank TennNole
Port Charlotte, Florida
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stopped here after a visit to Musuem of Modern Art in Folk Art Museum in St Petersburg. This was a day visit to the area and late in the afternoon we were hungry. Happened upon the Acropoli Greek Taverna and decided to have a meal. We were not disappointed. My husband ordered a shrimp wrap sandwich and I ordered the... More 

Thank rhalprine
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

It has been a while since we visited Acropolis only because I had bariatric surgery 6 months ago. The food was fantastic as always. We had the calamari to start...oh so tender and full of flavor! And of course we had their Gyros. Because of my surgery, I am limited with the amount of food I can eat. I have... More 

Thank Sara L
new york
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We were in town to see the Holocaust Museum, roam a Central Avenue arts fair and end the day at the Tropicana for a ball game. A very pleasant day. Became hot outside though so we ducked into the Acropolis to cool off and have a bite. Pleasant inside and we decided to take seats at the bar. The bartender... More 

Thank esleep
Lake Oswego, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Love the second floor outside setting! Sonya , our waitress made us feel welcome, helped with an order and gave us absolutely excellent service, that makes us want to come back. Belly dancer came to the balcony also, it's Saturday evening. Wine was good, appetizers tasty. I had eggplant, I liked it OK. My husband had gyro wrap, he liked... More 

Thank Natalya C
St. Petersburg, Florida
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956 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 286 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We decided to go to the Acropolis during Restaurant Week. When we arrived, I asked the hostess for the Restaurant Week Menu--she didn't know what I was talking about. At least she went to get someone to help. They didn't know either. Finally, they found someone who knew what I was talking about and they brought the special menu. We... More 

Thank librarian73
St. Petersburg, Florida
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

The Lemon Chicken soup and the gyros well just about everything they offer is great. It is a great dining experience from the wait staff to the hostess to the fun dancing performed by the staff. The food is excellent and you can even take your doggy and sit outside and enjoy a great meal on Central Avenue. It is... More 

Thank vjb36
St. Petersburg, Florida
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Over the last 2 years or so I've had three bad experiences with the food served by Acropolis Greek Taverna on Central Ave in St. Petersburg, Florida. My last experience was especially bad, because both my food and my friend's food were entirely unacceptable. My dish had way too much salt (I don't think they rinsed the capers, is my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  St. Petersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 727-823-1010
Acropolis in downtown St Pete is a beautiful location. Hosting two floors and patio seating upstairs and downstairs. A Greek and Mediterranean inspired menu that serves lunch and dinner and a unique Champagne Brunch on Saturday and Sunday from 11am - 2pm. Weekends offer live entertainment including a Bouzouki player and belly dancer.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?