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Athenian Restaurant

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American, Diner
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6824 Torresdale Ave, 6824 Torresdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19135-2314
+1 215-624-4361
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06:00 - 19:00
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Fri 06:00 - 19:00
Sat - Thu 06:00 - 18:30
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Putnam, Connecticut
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

My husband and I were visiting Philly and stopped in the Athenian Restaurant. We were surprised with the 50's look but pleased with how clean it was. We were greeted by a very friendly wait staff. The food was great and the prices are crazy low. Breakfast is awesome. Sausage is great and the grits light and fluffy..but the prices... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2014

I've been to the Athenian many times. It is a neighborhood diner. The omelets I have had have been very good. The staff has always been very nice. The diner looks clean. The coffee is ALWAYS good. I usually ask if the decaf is fresh. If it is low often the waitress will offer to make a new pot. The... More 

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Grand Island, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2010

The Athenian has some great greek food, we loved the gyros and souvlaki. The only problem is the wait. I swear they wait until you show up then start making your order, if you have the time, it's definitely worth the wait, however if you're on a schedule, don't bother.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2008

great neighborhood resturant, great friendly people and the food is good

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2006

The Athenian Restaurant, located in the Tacony section of Philadelphia, is not your ordinary diner. With its pleasant and efficient waitresses and excellent food, the Athenian offers satisfying breakfasts, lunches, and dinners. Their menu is pretty extensive for a neighborhood establishment, with specials offered daily. I have never been disappointed in anyhting I've ordered. The only drawback to the restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 18:30
Monday
06:00 - 18:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 18:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 18:30
Thursday
06:00 - 18:30
Friday
06:00 - 19:00
Saturday
06:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6824 Torresdale Ave, 6824 Torresdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19135-2314
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-624-4361

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