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Yannas Taverna

12715 Warwick Blvd Ste A, Commonwealth Center, Newport News, VA 23606-1800
+1 757-930-3382
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (8 reviews)
“orzo” (4 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
12715 Warwick Blvd Ste A, Commonwealth Center, Newport News, VA 23606-1800
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Traveling through Newport News and stopped by this little place on the corner of a strip center. Small dining space but delightful waitstaff and really good food. We tried 6 different item and all were very good. Very reasonable prices!

Thank MF S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Rack of lamb was fabulous! Came for dinner on a Sunday and found it very casual and comfortable. The service was great as were the prices

1  Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My daughter and I met for a quiet dinner on a Sunday night and were surprised and wary to see an empty parking lot, but wow! such a great experience we had! The restaurant is cozy, clean and inviting. Our server, Jennifer, was perfectly warm,...More

2  Thank lmwalshrn
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Pros: Tasty food, good portions, HUGE shrimp, and nicely cooked chicken. Cons: Slightly pricey and ordering could be confusing to anyone unfamiliar with Greek cuisine as the menu doesn't explain what certain dishes are... but I'm sure the staff can help out in that department.

1  Thank MindGame619
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great lunch. Worked well for a business meeting. Beware, if you are on a tight schedule, you need to make sure that the wait staff is aware of your situation. Many of the elder customers don't appear to be in any hurry....More

2  Thank TravelLife19
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Ventured out on Saturday evening. Was very excited to see a Greek restaurant close to our new home . Ambiance was typical and busy for Saturday night. Waitress was pleasant and tried to be attentive . Table clean and inviting Ordered the calamari for an...More

1  Thank Cowolyn
Reviewed 3 January 2017

I have actually been here several times. The meals are uniformly well made and tasty. The food here goes from sort of the gyro sandwich that we all love so dearly to much more formal cuisine. All of it is well prepared and pleasantly presented....More

1  Thank LWT T
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This is a small family locally owned restaurant known and frequented by locals which has good regular menu items and daily specials. Authentic Greek specialties which are as good as what you would find in the islands. Try the mousakka for the Greek take on...More

1  Thank Cynthia O
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Discovered passing through years ago, now we live nearby. Can't get enough. Always have fresh specials to try new delights. Everything we try has been delicious and enormous. You can order and share family style or take home for at least two more meals. Service...More

Thank LadyEpicurean
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We foind this place by accident. The food was wonderful and authentic and we love Greek food. The service was great and the wait time was perfect. Will definitely be back.

Thank RivahGirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12715 Warwick Blvd Ste A, Commonwealth Center, Newport News, VA 23606-1800
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-930-3382
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