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Athena Cafe & Bar

Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-326-1296
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“gyro” (68 reviews)
“greek salad” (89 reviews)
“baklava” (30 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited this restaurant on our tour with Bahamian Bites of Nassau Food Tasting Tour. They served us conch chowder on our tour and it was the BEST! I wish we could have gone back to Athena to have the chowder again but we weren't...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Staying a few weeks in Nassau, stumbled upon this place while exploring the downtown area. Walked up the stairs and rang a bell directly outside the door, which I thought was cute. We were greeted by the owner with “OPA”. We had our 12 pound...More

Thank maryseb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been there quite few times and the food has always been very tasty. Price is ok. Service worth to be mentioned too, they are very kind.

Thank Juliane N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I like to try the local restaurants whenever we travel. We found the Athena Cafe to be a great find. You have to enter the second floor restaurant through the jewelry store at ground level. We are from western N.Y. and have...More

Thank F4670EBrobertm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Athena cafe is a Greek food restaurant in downtown Nassau on a second floor of a corner intersection with entrance through a Jewelers store. The restaurant has both inside and terrace seating and the lunch is a true delight. The apetisers including the signature...More

1  Thank Amnon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for breakfast... love their Denver Style omelet... service is good... super clean... had breakfast twice both times everything was hot and delicious except for the breakfast potatoes were cold like out of the cooler cold... will go back inspite of that

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really great food but twice as expensive as I would have thought. Great service and food though. You might skip appetizer and drink. To save on the meal. Count on $50 per person no matter what.

Thank Katielgb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you want great Greek food,wonderful service,a terrace and a cool back room bar....come here. the mouskka is the best,the greek wines and souvlaki and salads out of this world

Thank toroza
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Athena restaurant is a great location for watching all the activity on the city. Sit outside while dinning. The food is perfect and the staff really knows their food and drinks with great suggestions. I always go here while in Nassau.

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visiting Nassau once or twice a year. This restaurant was a much needed stop to FOR ANY day. The food was excellent and the services was very good. I would recommend eating here. My wife and I had the lamb gyro, Peta bread with...More

Thank NyFinche
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Judy J
26 January 2018|
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Response from Jean293 | Reviewed this property |
This Greek restaurant is located above a jewelry store, and you walk through the jewelry store and go up the stairs to get to the restaurant. You can eat inside in air conditioning or outside on the porch, which overlooks... More
29 December 2016|
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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!
21 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
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau, 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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