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Athena Gyro

73121 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-2342
+1 760-774-8387
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (7 reviews)
“gyro” (8 reviews)
“lamb beef” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
73121 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-2342
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Reviewed October 29, 2018

Delightful small restaurant! Fantastic service and Lunch Special, EVERYDAY! Highly recommend this cute authentic restaurant, one of the very few in the valley! Continued support for local small business, good job guys! =) The owner is charming and informative on his dishes and the staff...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alper Y
Reviewed October 28, 2018

My Father-in-law who was in the hospitality business always said that it takes years to build a good reputation but just a few months to ruin it. This restaurant is doing it's best to prove him right. When the restaurant first opened, it didn't have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Judith H
Reviewed September 2, 2018

It was nice - I loved the food but the place itself isn't inviting and the seats are not comfortable but the service and friendliness was just great

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Carole S
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Came here not once but twice over our holidays - staying at the Marriott just down the road. Lovely small Greek restaurant with a great tasting lunch time menu at a great price. Tip - come early to get a seat. The first time we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Jezza1962
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Good spanakopita with nice seasonings. Good pita and very good Tzatziki sauce. Good gyros. Full menu with all the favorites. Pleasant atmosphere. Friendly, prompt service. Lunch special

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank SueVirginiaBeach_Va
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Friendly, clean and very good food..Happy hour as several delicious items to choose from. Selections are varied and service is fast.The Greek meatballs are delicious.

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Nonnie1boss
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Nice quiet ambiance, good food and they have great home made lemonade! I highly recommend going there if you are looking for traditional fresh food.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Jill H
Reviewed May 21, 2018

We were looking for Greek while in the Palm Springs area and Athena Gyro popped up close to the store we were heading for, so we decided to give it a try. Our GPS took us to the back of the building, but we found...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank BillJoyce2014
Reviewed March 13, 2018

We were starved and looking for a restaurant. We happened to see Athena Gyro and decided to give it a try. We shared the Sampler appetizer and it was absolutely delicious. All the dishes were so authentic. I had the salmon and it was delicious....More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank Melodie D
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Had the Gyro Sandwich Plate and my wife had the Gyro Plate both with Lamb/Beef. Both were excellent the meat's flavour was explosive...the salad's were fresh fresh fresh...Great humus great flavours. Also the restaurant is very clean inside/outside. The best Greek in the desert.

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank Orbiter2012
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73121 Country Club Dr, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-2342
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-774-8387
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