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Athena Cafe & Bar

Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
+1 242-326-1296
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“gyro” (68 reviews)
“greek salad” (89 reviews)
“baklava” (29 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is open until 6pm so we went there only for lunch but each time we ate very very well.. For celiacs I can advise Octopus and grilled calamari. If i came back to Nassau I would certainly go there again..

Thank Simona M
Reviewed 6 days ago

wonderful greek restaurant in town. ate here twice in 4 days while visiting the island. everything we ordered was fantastic. would highly recommend.

Thank George P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was very attentive and they clearly desired to make their customers happy. This restaurant was included in with the Nassau Food Tour ; however, we enjoyed it so much that we returned for cocktails and appetizers later in the week. Great spot downtown above...More

Thank tourguidemom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting Nassau for the day and this restaurant was a much needed stop to a long day. The food was excellent and the services was very good. I would recommend eating here. My older son and I had the vegetable gyro, my younger...More

Thank Karan J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have visited Nassau many times and Athena Cafe is a must go every time. It has a great outdoor patio overlooking downtown. The Hummus and Village Salad were incredible and the saganaki is a showstopper. Thanks to this wonderful family for...More

Thank Britney A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Athena Cafe is located in the heart of downtown Bay Street. Operating hours are from 9 am to 6 pm. This setting is a nice one,the small staff in very hands on and friendly. They have a variety on the menu from burgers to dinners....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Their Lamb Gyro and greek salad is delicious. Looking for great food I would definitely advice one to try this restaurant.

Thank ishkak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've visited Athena before and I returned in November with my oldest girl for a birthday lunch. The service was spot on...and as always the lamb gyro and fried calamari...was off the chain. I returned last month for Conch Fritters and again the tastiest I've...More

Thank Keisha D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent menu.....good service.....good choices including Greek traditional dishes. This restaurant is in the center of Nassau Shopping district, Bay St..People who live outside of city have to look for parking, easy now with the BC Hilton parking garage.

Thank Gerard W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for Greek enchantment, then downtown Nassau, overlooking the main street of New Providence and further west, overlooking the ocean are the absolute location for fine dining. At these location, you can feast on authentic, delectable Greek dishes that tickles your appetite....More

Thank P Samuel B
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Questions & Answers
29 December 2016|
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Response from IsamarP1 | Reviewed this property |
They don't have a Vegan dish, but I have tried their Grilled Veggie Gyros without Cheese ( and they used Hummus as sauce) and it was DELICIOUS!! loved it!
21 November 2015|
Response from George M | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for inquiring about our restaurant. We are located on the second floor and is only accessed by stairs. We hope we can still accomadate you. By request, we occasionally can arrange a seating on the first... More
24 October 2015|
Response from George M | Property representative |
Thank you so very much for your compliments. I am so glad you enjoyed your meal. We hope to see you again soon. Kolyva is usually eaten after a memorial service and yes it is delicious with barley, pomegranate, dried... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 38
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bay & Charlotte Street, Down Town, Nassau, Nassau P.O.Box N-3669, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau
  • Phone Number: +1 242-326-1296
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Located in the heart of downtown Bay Street, Athena cafe offers the authentic greek cuisine with a Bahamian flare. Not only you can find the traditional greek favorites here but also Bahamian delicacies such as conch, snapper, grouper and lobster! We are a true, family operated business that want everyone to feel like family as soon as they enter. Have a choice to sit at our cosy bar, our air conditioned dining room or the lively verandah.
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