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Athenian Gardens

950 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-5486
+1 843-379-9222
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gyros” (13 reviews)
“baklava” (20 reviews)
“greek salad” (15 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
950 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-5486
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have ordered take out many times here over the years and we always receive great service and food. Their Gyros are the best we have ever had, bar none.

Thank Patches62
Reviewed 1 week ago

As long as mama is in the kitchen (and she always is), you can be sure the food is Greek, from the salad to the spanakopita. The decor is not fancy and the building is easy to miss, directly across from the hospital, but the...More

Thank dgvoge
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Greek restaurant provides friendly staff, reliably good food and is reasonably priced. Stephan is an attentive host and makes sure things are running smoothly. The menu offers a large variety of foods including gyros, spanokopita, souvlaki and other favorites. I especially enjoy the stuffed...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Athenian Garden is wonderful. Stephan knows all of his customers by name and remembers how you like your food and what your preferences are. He's busy, but pleasant to talk to. "Mama's" cooking is wonderful. The gyros are huge! The soup is just what the...More

Thank bbwbax
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this little hole in the wall restaurant near Beaufort Memorial Hospital. Mama cooks all the authentic Greek dishes and her son Stephano is the host. My favorite dishes are the Pastitsio (Greek lasagne) and Greek salad. My husband loves the meatloaf. Everything is...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authentic Greek lunch restaurant (open Fridays for dinner). A mother and son working wonders on food and hospitality. All your favorite Greek/ Mediterranean dishes expertly prepared with love. Stephen is a joy as host, waiter, busboy, wine steward and son. Don't miss this gem.

Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Great food cooked fresh and delicious by a beautiful Greek mama! I throughly enjoyed the moussaka, the gyro platter, roast pork and large Greek with gyro salad! Also I sampled the hummus and the spanakopita! Absolutely wonderful food that should be enjoyed by everyone visiting...More

Thank Kelly Z
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Came here after the Marine’s graduation and it was delicious! The cook’s son gave us baklava on the house and one of the guys we were with didn’t order, so they gave him fries on the house too! So kind! Great service and delish food!

Thank Ana M
Reviewed February 9, 2018

You’ll enjoy the friendliest host and food. You’ll leave smiling and full. Stop by for a unique experience.

Thank dichuck
Reviewed December 26, 2017

My wife had the Chicken , I had the beef, as for the beef it was the best meat for a Gyro I have ever had, tender , not skimpy well spiced , a full Pita with fresh veggies. The menu also included full range...More

Thank tombrady127
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Questions & Answers
February 27, 2017|
Response from Carol B | Reviewed this property |
At this time I think they're only open till 8PM on Fridays. Call and ask, though: (843) 379-9222
January 4, 2015|
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Response from lilysouthcarolina | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but you will need to call Stefan at the restaurant to coordinate. Remember, they close on Saturday and Sunday
January 4, 2015|
Response from Judith S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but arrive before the lunch hour. It's really good, and really casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
10:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
10:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 950 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-5486
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-9222
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