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BEST Greek Restaurant

2013 BEST Greek Restaurant

Esperia Grill


A Greek restaurant can be measured by the quality of its tzatziki alone, and at this Brighton spot, it’s first-rate: flavorful, not too yogurty, and delivered in huge portions. The keftedes (Greek-style meatballs) and spinach pies are also tasty, but… read more»

2012 BEST Greek Restaurant

Greek Corner


It’s all Greek to you—and everyone else—at this North Cambridge eatery. There are murals of the Mediterranean coastline and Greek keys on the tablecloths. Oh, and there’s food, too—treats like delectable taramosalata, a bold, silky spread of red caviar, bread,… read more»

2011 BEST Greek Restaurant



You won’t find modern, four-star Greek cuisine at this hole in the wall. But in an oddly delightful way, it reminds us of every humble neighborhood taverna we’ve savored in Greece, from the blue-and-white paper place mats to the scattered… read more»

2008 BEST Greek Restaurant

Greek Corner


Around here, Greek restaurants are a homey bunch, mostly serving comfort grub along the gyro-souvlaki-moussaka continuum. For sheer tastiness, we salute the Boretos brothers, who turn out delicious classics (don’t miss the lemony grape leaves and the appetizer sampler with… read more»

2007 BEST Greek Restaurant



Nowadays a lot of trendy kitchens are “interpreting” Greek classics. Hole-in-the-wall Desfina, by contrast, cooks up classics that taste just as they would at an Athens taverna. The pikilia, an appetizer plate with a handful of flavors, boasts a wonderfully… read more»

2006 BEST Greek Restaurant

Greek Corner


For more than 15 years, family-run Greek Corner has created classic, flavor-packed dishes as generously portioned as they are scrumptious. The appetizer sampler includes heaps of creamy ;taramosalata, hummus, and tabbouleh with feta chunks, cucumber, and olives. The lamb kebab… read more»

2005 BEST Greek Restaurant

Mezé Estiatorio


It’s rare that we actually enjoy waiting for our entrées to arrive. But at Mezé we could hang around all night, happily feasting on tasty mezethakia (small plates) like spanakopita, stuffed peppers, and souzoukakia (meatballs) and enjoying a stunning view… read more»

1984 BEST Greek Restaurant

Athens Olympia Café


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