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Plaka Taverna

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406 86TH St, Brooklyn, NY 11209-4708
+1 718-680-3056
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant several times and it does not disappoint. I eat in with friends and get take out for the family. The food is delicious and the service is excellent.

Thank Mary P
Brooklyn, New York
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

It doesn't look like much from the outside but inside is the best Greek food you will ever have! I have lived in Bay Ridge for 36 years and other places I have tried do not compare. The gyros are perfect. Whether you get chicken or beef, it's white meat chicken seasoned deliciously and the beef gyro meat and cubes... More 

Thank Serena F
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I've been to a lot of "greek" restaurants but most have Americanized the cuisine and are nowhere near being real Greek cuisine. If you have fond memories of your vacations in Greece, this place will make you think you are back in Greece. This is the closest to real fresh Greek food that you can get. I've been eating their... More 

Thank Mary P
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2015

I have been to about 2 dozen greek restaurants but none were as good as Plaka Taverna on 4th Ave and 86th St in Bay Ridge. For a small restaurant, they have a good selection of authentic Greek food. I went here for 4 decades and the quality of food was always excellent. The staff is friendly too. If you... More 

Thank Sid D
Long Island NY
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2009

I dine here often. it helps that they make dishes just like my grandmother made them. No other Greek restaurant I've tried uses the same recipes. Every is fresh, and fairly inexpensive.

Thank eews

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 406 86TH St, Brooklyn, NY 11209-4708
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-680-3056

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