Top Spots For Greek Food

December 30, 2013 9:00 AM

In Greek culture, eating and drinking are considered sacred as well as great hospitality. Here are some of the best places to enjoy the richness and splendor of Greek food in South Florida.
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Maria’s Greek Restaurant

2359 Coral Way
Miami, FL 33145-3510
(305) 856-0938

Maria’s Greek Restaurant in Miami is family owned and operated and is said to have the best hummus in Miami-Dade County. The menu is comprised of authentic Greek varieties like Baklava and Gyro platters. The quaint dining area is family friendly and they also offer take-out.

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1201 Coral Way
Miami, FL 33145
(305) 856-3140

Named after the Greek Island, Mykonos Greek Restaurant has been a hotspot for takeout and dining-in for over 33-years in South Florida. Mykonos has twice been voted ‘Best Greek Restaurant’ in the Miami NewTimes. They serve Greek favorites like traditional hummus, chicken gyro platters, and souvlaki.

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My Big Fat Greek Restaurant

3445 Griffin Road
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312-5546
(954) 961-5030

My Big Fat Greek Restaurant features family recipes that span several generations. You can dine-in and enjoy a lovely water view or take your Baklava to-go. Catch live belly dancers performing to authentic Greek music Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights.

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Athena By the Sea

4400 North Ocean Drive
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL 33308
(954) 771-2900‎

At Athena By the Sea you’ll find seafood inspired Greek dishes as well as traditional favorites. Some of their specialties include: Yellow Tail Snapper, Tuna Kabob, and Jumbo Baked Shrimp. They also offer a very unique Flaming Cheese dish and you can bring the kids, there’s a menu just for them.

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Greek Islands Taverna

3300 North Ocean Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
(954) 565-5505‎

Located right on the beach in Fort Lauderdale, Greek Islands Taverna is a local hot spot. They offer traditional greek platters and extensive Greek wine list and bar. The signature dishes at Greek Island Taverna are: Shrimp, Lamb Chops, and Ribs.

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