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4400 N Ocean Dr, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3609
(754) 333-3864
11:00 - 23:00
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Wed 11:00 - 00:00
Thu - Tue 11:00 - 23:00
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87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had Fried Zucchini Strips which were done perfectly and served with a Tatziki sauce which wasn't as good as traditional. We also had the Athena Pizza Salad. This is a pizza crust covered w/Parmesan cheese and baked. Once baked a tossed salad is put on top. We thought both loved it. healthy but delicious.

Thank FloridaTheresa
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While the meal was acceptable, we felt this place was a combination of mismanaged and understaffed, or perhaps we chose to eat the wrong night. We will never know and perhaps we will think twice before we come back. A lot of irate customers around us were complaining about bad food and others for slow service . Management seemed to... More 

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

to begin, first check my profile, about 80%of my reviews are excellent. it is very rare for me to give a terrible review. i wished i would have checked these reviews before we tried ti eat there. we were there on a friday night. all of lauderdale by the sea restaurants had over an hour wait. athena had 8 empty... More 

Thank perk722
New York City, New York
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I went here with a friend who is Greek. Food is not that great and service was poor. I would not recommend at this time.

Thank ejls222
Ocean Grove, New Jersey
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85 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great drinks and prices for happy hour. Food not great. Good location near beach. Music on Friday nights.

Thank peggy s
Warwick, Rhode Island
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We always stop here on our first night. We sit outside and watch the world go by while sipping Greek wine, eating Avegolemo soup and Greek salad. While you are waiting they bring warm pita bread and the best hummus ever!!!!

Thank Babboobabs
Whiting, New Jersey
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The food here is delicious. They have a bar if you don't want to sit at a table. They play music on the weekends. Servers are friendly and if you need suggestions just ask they will help.

Thank karenkV1752DQ
Knoxville, Tennessee
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197 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We visited here with friends for a quick bite. Everything was really good.... from the lamb chops, grilled calamari that was seasoned perfectly & kabobs. If you're in the area is a good place to eat & walk around.

Thank tootlepops
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187 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Very busy night spot parking could be a challenge. Great drinks there lobster roll are the best around.

Thank Franklyn D
Covington, Kentucky
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233 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Saturday nights, Athena Restaurant hosts an outdoor band. There is also an outdoor bar available as well as indoor and outdoor seating for the restaurant. Always crowded on the corner on Saturday nights and always laughter and dancing. Thank you Athena for your contribution to great community entertainment with your party on the corner.

Thank Paula L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4400 N Ocean Dr, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3609
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Lauderdale by the Sea
  • Phone Number: (754) 333-3864

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?