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Its Greek to Me

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21 E Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-3807
+1 201-612-2600
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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Its Greek to Me is a nice casual Greek restaurant. It is somewhat more expensive than comparable places, but the food and service is good nonetheless.

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Thank Inka335
Arlington, Massachusetts
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178 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose the Ridgewood location for our dinner, although we expect that all nine spots are equally as good. The restaurant itself is fairly plain and unassuming. Nonetheless, it was crowded the night we were there. The wait staff was very helpful and nice. The horiatiki, the tomatoes and cucumber salad, was huge and plate-licking delicious. How were they able... More 

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Thank SisBoston
Paramus, New Jersey
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place. My favorite Gyro! Moist delicious with excellent tzadziki. Greek salad was delicious and fresh.

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Thank debsuzielauren
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This place was recommended by a friend while I was in NJ for a business conference. I was not let down! The staff was friendly and the food was delivered fast, but was delicious. The atmosphere of the restaurant was very quaint and welcoming, just like the rest of the town.

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Thank Angela S
Hawthorne, New Jersey
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90 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant in downtown Ridgewood with out and indoor seating. Great menu with reasonable priced Delicious Fish dishes. Good atmosphere with a cultural experience. Our waiter was awesome. Go enjoy be Greek for a meal and enjoy.

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Thank MrDavid14
New Jersey, United States
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Paul and his staff have made this is a popular venue in Ridgewood for many many years. The addition of music on some nights makes this a wonderful place to relax and watch the world go by.

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Thank Keith H
Wildwood Crest, New Jersey
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73 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Not sure this place is one of a few, but the food and the service reminds me of one. There are so many other Greek restaurants that are so much better. If you are in Ridgewood and you feeling the urge to have greek, the place is just ok.

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Thank Angelo M
Northern Jersey
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98 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

It's Greek to Me is one of our favorite places to dine while in Ridgewood. Everyone is always friendly. This time through I shook things up and tried the grilled calamari entree. The grilled flavor was very nice and it was served over sauteed spinach. Made for a nice light dinner. Looking forward to the next visit.

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1 Thank hplcman
New York City, New York
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1,732 reviews
908 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 860 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is one of nine located in Northern New Jersey and started by two Greek immigrants in the late 1960s. Their son is now an active part of the family and apparently they hope to expand further. Food appears to be quite authentic based on my travels to Greece and having eaten at a number of Greek restaurants in... More 

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1 Thank robcurtross
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101 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I haven't eaten here for 7 years and decided to give it a try late night when everything else was closed. Very good food. Salad was very good. Shrimp and lamb dishes were excellent and greek yogurt with honey also very good.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15
Cuisine
Greek, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 E Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-3807
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ridgewood
  • Phone Number: +1 201-612-2600

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