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Yefsi Estiatorio

1481 York Ave, New York City, NY 10075-8842
+1 212-535-0293
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“greek salad” (14 reviews)
“taramasalata” (5 reviews)
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5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1481 York Ave, New York City, NY 10075-8842
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant on the East side of NYCity up on 78th street. The interior was clean and decor well done. Waitstaff was friendly and on top of things. The food was very authentic and delicious!!! We all enjoyed a great dinner

Thank Demetri Tony P
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

I pride myself on recognizing Greek food given that I was raised on it and cook it at home. So for me to go out to Greek it had to be phenomenal. Teddies is phenomenal. All the food I’ve ever had here had been great....More

Thank Doby47
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were looking forward to those bustling Greek restaurant, and did find a beautiful space and very attentive and friendly service. Cleanliness also appeared very good. I did enjoy my lamb shank which was cooked very well but served with heavy tomato...More

1  Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

My wife has been before and filled on the grilled vegis. Tonight she had s shrimp metRO. I had lamb chops and a nice Greek red wine. 4 nice chops tasty

Thank Stuart_in_DC
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The Greek salad appetizer was very good, but not huge (the feta cheese was excellent but the salad had a little too much green peppers for me). We also ordered the Yefsi (fried zucchini and eggplant) chips which were also good and plentiful (too much...More

Thank Susan2350
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at this restaurant many times since it has opened. It is a neighborhood restaurant that always has a crowd. I requested that my three friends and myself eat in the garden . Restaurant did accommodate us. The main part of the restaurant...More

Thank Yorkiemom520
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Our friends ordered a table for us to meet in their neighborhood and they frequent the place so I expected an above average eating venture. But I was disappointed. Albeit the baby lamb rack my wife did chose was very good, my bisteki was below...More

Thank JmK4
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Dinner was solid. Octopus was sold out which was a bummer. We shared Taramosalata that was great with perfect amount of salt and sweetness, and sausages with black eye peas. Both the Bronzino and Swordfish were good; comparatively the Swordfish was slightly better. Green beans...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

The food is very good but I do think expensive. It is also noisy. They do have an outside eating area and if weather was better we would have eaten there. The wines are all Greek so I had a Greek beer

Thank Marilyn A
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We ate at Yefsi Estiatonigrio on York last night, and really enjoyed the pretty venue, the outstanding and friendly service, and the happy diners. Cleanliness was very good, including the men's room. The mezze was excellent; I particularly liked the spicy feta and the hummus...More

Thank robcurtross
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1481 York Ave, New York City, NY 10075-8842
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-535-0293
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