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Taverna Mykonos

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$$ - $$$
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238 Broadway, Elmwood Park, NJ 07407-3522 (Lyncrest Street)
+1 201-703-9200
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Paramus, New Jersey
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414 reviews
340 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Taverna Mykonos is perhaps the best Greek restaurant we have ever been to. Owned & operated by father (Peter) & son (Nick) who also own upscale Oceanos Sea Food restaurant in Fair Lawn, NJ. The food recuperation, Service & decor make this a winner. Full bar & valet parking on site. The only drawback here is pricing which is quite... More 

Thank paul3776
Paramus, New Jersey
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116 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

From the moment we entered we were welcomed. Actually even the valet guys were very friendly. The service staff was very efficient without being pushy. Their suggestions were thumbs up. All the good was delicious and each dish had a unique flavor that made your tastebuds dance. Their were multiple options for all type of eaters. A definite place to... More 

Thank Jacqueline R
Englewood, New Jersey
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111 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at Mykonos. Our server was knowledgable, friendly and very helpful with good suggestions especially regarding wine choices. We had Greek sausage with sautéed kale and tomato. It was excellent as were my sautéed soft shell crabs in a wonderful lemon sauce. My husband had lamb chops. The portion was very generous. He said they were... More 

Thank JB1145
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, great food. The only negative, right after we were done with dinner, restaurant manager was rushing us to order desert and basically leave. Apparently, they had another party waiting for the table.

Thank A A
Paterson, New Jersey
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96 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

This place is great for lunch or dinner. All the usual suspects here, very fresh greek salads, greek spreads with grilled pita that was near best we'v ever had in New Jersey, grill Octopus that was fresh and grilled perfectly. The greek meatballs were worthy app, very good mussels in tomato sauce. My wife had the rack of lamb and... More 

Thank frank y
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87 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

This is a fun loud place with good Mediterranean food that is worth going to. I can't say it's my favorite Greek food around but I did enjoy the meal. The service was quite good and the shrimp and feta appetizer was delicious (as were the zucchini and eggplant chips). The Chilean sea bass was tasty but the Black Sea... More 

1 Thank Dneuburger
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163 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Great service with beautiful atmosphere. The wine list had delicious Greek wines by the glass. Spanakopita was stellar. Meatballs were meh. Mussels outstanding. Had several dips with fresh pita. Good selection. We will definitely be back!

Thank Millpers123
Elmwood Park, New Jersey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

We found that the place is not baby friendly, there isn't a baby station in any bathroom, the food in general is not bad but is not what I expected for the price that we pay, the final bill was around $450 with one bottle of wine. The food was average

Thank DiegoyLisa
New Jersey
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139 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

First time at this restaurant and the food is outstanding! Whole Snapper, shrimp lemonos, the portions were huge, food excellently prepared, comfortable atmosphere, excellent service and nice wine list. Cannot wait to return. Save room for dessert!

Thank AvidTraveller45
Elmwood Park, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

We went during lunch. Loved the atmosphere of the restaurant, the decor was lovely. The food and drinks were excellent. Would definitely recommend that you try their drinks. The waiters were also very attentive. Overall a great place to eat.

Thank Alisha V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Broadway, Elmwood Park, NJ 07407-3522
    (Lyncrest Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Elmwood Park
  • Phone Number: +1 201-703-9200

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