Famous Greek Kitchen

4.6
266 reviews
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$30 and under
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Greek
Opened 33 years ago this family style Greek restaurant has been a staple in Greenwich, CT. Today it has been passed down from one generation to the next. John's son Seve, a Culinary Institute of America graduate, has expanded the menu with simple, healthy, homemade dishes. The decor has been updated and the service still remains top notch.
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s
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 2food 3service 2ambience 2

Food is ok but nothing special. Service is spotty, like they really don’t care.

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BS
New York Area
176 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 4

Excellent food at a fair price.

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RL
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a consistent, fresh and good meal. Attentive service and friendly atmosphere. We have never been disappointed in our meal. Love the chicken souvlaki, chicken thighs and any of the fresh fish. Pizza is fantastic. You can't go wrong with any of the menu choices.

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K
New York Area
34 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 2ambience 4

Food is consistently great! Decided just to have a bunch of small plates for dinner. Asked the waiter to space them out, they all came at once. Waiter was very inattentive, which is unusual in this restaurant, as the service previously has been quite good.

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E
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Place is lovely.
Ordered hummus and they took it away too soon.
Vegetable slovacy sandwich not good.
Patties over cooked!
This was my 2nd time.
1st Time much better.
Too pricey for this food

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j
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Food was great and service was great. Always consistently great

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BG
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Outstanding service. Beyond everything, I have seen in the States.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

It was superb

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

David is the best server i have ever had . He always provides such an amazing experience to me and my company.

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c
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Fresh ingredients, inventive chef, locally owned, terrific wait staff. My go-to home-town restaurant.

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LK
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on February 1, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Waiter and food was great. I don’t won’t to write too good of a review because I want to keep it a secret.

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f
New York Area
54 reviews
Dined on January 22, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

Came on a Wednesday night when I knew it wouldn't be a packed house at 5:30. The welcome was friendly, but the waiter recited the specials so fast, I could hardly understand him. And he left out one of the hummus specials, of which there are many varieties. The hummus sampler and pita is a meal in itself. Very good. The mussels appetizer was excellent with all the flavors that were in the broth/sauce. Another meal in itself. The Greek salad was fresh and lots of iceberg lettuce as usual, but the dressing flavorless and where was the Feta? Hardly any feta in it. I had the salmon wrapped in phyllo which was quite dry, but the sides of dandelion greens and lemon potatoes made up for it. Next time I will just have the appetizers and sides. My friend had the Greek lemon chicken which wasn't very lemony, but good nonetheless. And the rice pudding as good as Ya Ya's, so overall a good experience and I would go back.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Best Greek food in Westchester/lower CT

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c
New York Area
97 reviews
Dined on January 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We are frequent customers and we always enjoy our meal at Famous Greek.
Salads are great, fish is as well and so is the souvlaki.

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DS
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on January 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great for birthdays and Other special occasions!

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MB
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on December 28, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Lovely evening, fun vibe. Food is very good with ample selections and varied price points. Service attentive and friendly

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SA
New York Area
29 reviews
Dined on December 28, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The service and food are outstanding. The fresh fish was cooked to perfection.

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MB
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on December 16, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food!

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g
New York Area
27 reviews
Dined on December 14, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Consistently good food. Not many choices for vegetarians, my daughter ended up combining appetizers to make up her meal. Service was very good, as always. Love the restaurant!

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New York Area
34 reviews
Dined on December 2, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 4

While we love the restaurant, the food the night we went left much to be desired. Most items were so over salted that we didn't eat a couple of the items. Might be worthwhile changing that so that people can add their own salt....

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GH
New York Area
12 reviews
Dined on November 25, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

The food was excellent. We had chicken and lamb souvlaki which were delicious. I tried the dandelion greens as a side for the first time - it was excellent. We had baklava for dessert - it had three delicious varieties. The service was attentive and helpful.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on November 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome. Service is amazing!!!

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A
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on November 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love FGK! Fantastic food, ambience and the best service in town!

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M
New York Area
9 reviews
Dined on November 7, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Never disappoints. Louie the waiter is always the best and the food is creative and delicious!

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SF
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Delish and fun! Will be back

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G
Naples
6 reviews
Dined on November 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Excellent food and great variety on the menu. Great service

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m
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on October 27, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Great restaurant! Interesting food. Good wine selection. Very attentive. Just the right amount of buzz to let you know you are out. Have been numerous times!

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H
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on October 26, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Vibrant. Great music. Great food and service. What else do you want in a neighborhood joint?

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m
New York Area
50 reviews
Dined on October 21, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food. Terrific ..: love eating there. Have enjoyed a few lunches and many dinners. Never disappoints!

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SK
New York Area
42 reviews
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

Good food. Service was OK. I would go there again.

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J
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on September 29, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Famous Greek Kitchen has become one of my favorite restaurants. The food is always delicious and there are many things to choose from. Must note that they do only serve wine and beer. I would highly recumbent this restaurant.

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J
New York Area
65 reviews
Dined on September 23, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

I used to live walking distance to FGK and ate there twice a month. At that time it was more like a Diner with really good food. What a long way it has come. All things have been elevated to a higher standard. The prices are getting a little high to reflect this. I will definitely be back.

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PD
Naples
1 review
Dined on September 13, 2018
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 4

We have always liked to visit the FGK when we are in town. But this visit was bizarre, to put it mildly. We were given the table we had asked for, and we anticipated a nice evening dinner out. We were able to order some wine, but then our waiter seemed to be completely distracted by another customer. Finally, we were able to order our dinner. Then he put on a jacket and left the restaurant. We were left hanging, with no service. We finally asked another waiter to find out about our meals. Within a few minutes, our meals arrived. My dinner was perfectly fine, but my wife’s meal was completely substandard. The meal must have been left sitting under a heat lamp for some time. It was charred on the top, but lukewarm inside. Our original waiter in his blue jacket returned to reconnoiter with the other customer, then left again. We finally convinced another waiter to get us the check. We deliberately left no tip for our original waiter, but gave the helpful waiter a cash tip.

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OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on September 11, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The Ambiance was Classy and Intimate. David, our server was knowledgable about the menu and as well as what "wasnt on the menu". The food was perfectly cooked and well seasoned.

We would highly recommend The Greek Kitchen.

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N
New York Area
26 reviews
Dined on September 2, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

We have dined at Famous Greek Kitchen several times and have enjoyed each visit. The food is basically traditional Greek food, but with a creative and contemporary twist. The dining areas are very attractive and comfortable. Equally important, the staff is friendly, courteous and efficient. I most recently had a large bowl of rigatoni with pork and beef sauce. The portions are ample enough that there was enough for dinner the following night. Their salads are quite fresh. I especially love their Greek salad. I would recommend FGK to all of my friends.

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OT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Food is phenomenal. Outdoor seating great on a summer evening. Awesome service.

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n
New York Area
1 review
Dined on August 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Outstanding ! Each time we go to FGK we are so impressed by the quality of the food. All ingredients are the very freshest and the menu is Greek cooking at it's best. The service is friendly and welcoming. This restaurant is a total 10!

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A
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on August 4, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome Greek food and Greek wine. Lovely decor and atmosphere.

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MD
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

We just went and had the assorted dips and the appetizer sampler with wine and dessert. Delicious!

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J
New York Area
23 reviews
Dined on July 26, 2018
Overall 3food 2service 5ambience 4

I generally look forward to Greek. This didn’t do it for me. I had expensive Branzino and it was poorly done. Also my sardines appetizer was very ordinary. Plus they didn’t have taramasalata!

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