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65 Merrick Rd Ste A, Amityville, NY 11701-3458
+1 631-691-4607
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
“saganaki” (3 reviews)
“lemon soup” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
65 Merrick Rd Ste A, Amityville, NY 11701-3458
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Athena is a small restaurant looked in a strip mall on Merrick Rd, Amityville. If you blink or are driving to fast you will miss.. The food is excellent and authentic Med / Greek.. The portions are good and the prices are reasonable. They do...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have enjoyed the food here on numerous occasions. However, the owner certainly leaves something to be desired. To say he is unaccommodating is an understatement. My wife has a dairy allergy, therefore we have simply asked for rice made without butter...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The restaurant is truly Country Greek with a dash of Cyprus. I dined on an amazing baked dish of chicken Diane. The saganaki was delicious but sadly not flamed at the table. The owners were present and very cordial. EFHARISTO!

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 16 September 2017

You cant go wrong. Excellent Greek cuisine for many, many years. Great service and wait til you see the desserts. Just go!

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My review is based on take-out service. The Gyro and Chicken Souvlaki sandwiches are loaded with coarsely sliced onions and two tasteless unripened tomato slices. Basically, they lacked to "wow factor" you would expect from a great Greek restaurant. As far as the Greek salad...More

1  Thank Randy Y
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Athena is located in the corner of a small strip mall on the South side of Merrick Road. The restaurant is family owned and they serve very good Greek food. On weekends the service could be a bit slow because they get very crowded and...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We love Athena for lunch, dinner, even tKe out. The restaurant has a private personal feel and the food is really good. We one the lemon soup. The desserts are fantastic.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The food here is always super fresh and delicious. Fabulous spanakopita, greek salad, specialty dishes and amazing homemade desserts. The coconut cake is "to die for"!!!

Thank emhadopt
Reviewed 6 January 2017

only complaint is they do not always have meat (lamb) moussaka available. The service was excellent and the waitress knew her menu items.

Thank artj377
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

In the ancient days you knew what you were consuming because you used your bow or spear to hunt your game. You cleaned it and added spices and roasted it on a spit. Athena is extremely slow and the courses are a good size but...More

Thank surgblumm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Merrick Rd Ste A, Amityville, NY 11701-3458
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Amityville
  • Phone Number: +1 631-691-4607
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