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Athenian Deli & Restaurant

1242 Oaklawn Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-2627
+1 401-463-6025
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
6 Dec 2017
“Lunch with a friend”
5 Sep 2017
“Great Greek Comfort Food”
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Greek, Mediterranean, Deli
1242 Oaklawn Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-2627
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The Italian sub was very good and not skimpy on the cold cuts. My friend had Mac and cheese. Very cheesy and she said it was delicious. They have all kind of hot things to pick from. I had to have a piece of baklava...More

Thank j0annes719
Reviewed 6 September 2017

For this out-of-towner, the Athenian Deli is one of my Happy Places™ in the world. Nothing fancy to be honest, but the staff is great and friendly and their food is good quality. The best spanakopita that I'm aware of. Always a disappointment when visiting...More

Thank sfinnxxx
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This deli has a diversified menu, something for everyone. Easy to get to, food is good, popular lunch spot for people in the area. Quick hot food to go or eat in. Gyro plate is very good as is the beef stew. Daily specials are...More

Thank beahappy
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The décor is not memorable, but the service is very good...such a friendly staff! The food is terrific and there are so many choices. Best of all, the selection of comfort foods changes from day to day, but is always extensive AND delicious. The selections...More

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This has been a favorite of mine for over 30 years. Always fresh and delicious food. The folks who serve you are pleasant and fun to talk with. Very very reasonably priced. Never disappointed. Try the spinach pies. They are one of my favorite items.

Thank RevRon881
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The insides of this restaurant is like going back in time. Nothing fancy but very clean. The staff is very friendly and aim to please. There are hot items available which vary daily. I personally love the lasagna and the portions are generous. I will...More

1  Thank Keesar
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Before I married my husband and moved away, the Athenian was one of my favorite lunch spots. My sister and I visited, and couldn't wait to see if the lazagna and spinach pies were still on the menu. To our delight, they were! That first...More

2  Thank DGeli
Reviewed 29 November 2015

some friends from URI told me about this place so i stopped in. was blown away. the food was fabulous and the prices were really really a bargain. do not miss it. only mistake image was not taking out a bunch of food for dinner!

3  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Recently I have been in Cranston a number of times. On my first visit my client suggested the Athenian for lunch. First the caveat ... it aint fancy. Its not the place to go if you are looking to impress a date. It is the...More

6  Thank JeffreyONYC
Reviewed 13 August 2015

a very plain inside this restaurant should not turn you off. the food is great,like greek all the way.the dishes may be a little different but try them and I think you will like them a lot. they have a nice but limited choice but...More

2  Thank Barry N
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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 1242 Oaklawn Ave, Cranston, RI 02920-2627
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Cranston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-463-6025
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