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MT Athos Restaurant & Cafe

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444 N Pinal Pkwy, Florence, AZ 85132-8869
+1 520-868-0735
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09:00 - 21:00
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Queen Creek, Arizona
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is THE BEST! We come here several times a winter when we are hungry for great Greek food. Our usual favorites are the spanakopita, spicy gyros, and dolmadakia (stuffed grape leaves) for an appetizer. Full bar is great, and the service is attentive and supportive if you have questions. Be prepared for a bit of a wait, especially... More 

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Thank patspajamas
Okoboji, Iowa
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87 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten there many times. The Greek Cuisine is superb. The owners served us a shot of Ozo after our meal. ( Complimentary) If he is in the restaurant at the time you are dining. Great service and nice ambiance. Wide menu. Delicious!!!

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Thank james R
Phoenix, Arizona
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96 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I miss George!!!! Food is always good. Service is good. Almost like we are in a New York diner. We are loyal.

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Port Orchard, Washington
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120 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a delightful find in the desert! Hummus and pita bread were wonderful with a Greek salad. My husband had pork chops that were extra thick and tender with carrots! Yes, cooked carrots done to perfection in a brown sugar glaze! Did I mention the home baked bread and dipping oil. Wish we had room for baklava, it looked fabulous.

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Thank Marydeane F
Loveland, Colorado
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very pleased to find such a nice eating establushment in a small community. Busy place but it was Valentine's Day. They need a larger parking lot if they're going to be so popular.

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Thank BJW33530
Tappahannock, Virginia
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682 reviews
324 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Just a perfect Greek gyro with mixed lamb and beef with sour cream sauces, salad and fries! After our excursion around the Greek Orthodox monastery it just seemed like the right next event on our trip. Really enjoyed the waitress friendly and knowledgeable, humor and advice on what to order. We ordered extra gyro meat to take home and enjoy... More 

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Manhattan, Kansas
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

On a road trip south of Phoenix, stopped at Florence and Mt Athos. Staff was very friendly and knowledgeable of menu. I ordered spicy gyro which was huge not to mention delicious. Ate at noon and restaurant was packed. Which is always a good sign. Will be back

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Thank debg194
Surprise, Arizona
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

"Warm and Friendly" staff and decore. Nice variety of Greek, Italian,and American dishes. My wife had a Spinach Salad and I enjoyed a deli open face Pastrami Sandwich with a side order of fries. One cold lemonade and water to drink. Total cost before tax was $24.15 and we had more then we could eat. An enjoyable meal.

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Thank Waynerd14
TBay, ON
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153 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

After visiting the monastery, we went to Mt Athos restaurant for a late lunch. The restaurant had typical Greek and Mediterranean dishes, addition to American favourites. We ordered the hummus, Greek Salad, spicy chicken in pita, pork souvlaki in pita and gyro. All the dishes were large and we were unable to finish them. The food was tasty, well made... More 

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Thank buddha
West Chicago, Illinois
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931 reviews
503 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 316 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

This s the best place to stop for a bite for breakfast, brunch, or lunch. The menu is varied and it is not difficult to find something appealing. The wait staff is outstanding - attentive, friendly, helpful, and professional - they are to be commended. The restaurant tends to fill up near lunch time and with fairly large groups so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 444 N Pinal Pkwy, Florence, AZ 85132-8869
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: +1 520-868-0735

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?