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Snack Taverna

448 reviews
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$30 and under
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  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Authentic
  • Casual
We proudly serve the Clean Fresh Flavors of Greece.

Throughout the day, our kitchen serves up a bold flavored mix of traditional, home-style and contemporary Greek cooking.

Our Taverna is a warm and welcoming space that features high tin ceilings, exposed brick walls and oversized windows.

Since 2003, good food and friendly service have defined the “ethos” of our restaurant.

Our full liquor bar consists of hard to find artisanal Greek wines as well as a list of seasonally inspired cocktails .

Snack Taverna seats up to 45 guests comfortably and 4 at the bar.

We welcome private events and off-site catering.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Greek, Mediterranean, Tapas / Small Plates
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Hours of operation
Tuesday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 10:45pm
Sunday and Monday : 5:00pm - 9:45pm

Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 5:00pm

Brunch: Saturday - Sunday: 11:00am - 4:00pm;
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Phone number
(212) 929-3499
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, MasterCard, Pay with OpenTable, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Snack Taverna offers a full line of catering direct form our delivery and restaurant menus. We can also tailor an event to your specific needs.
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Cross street
7th Avenue, Morton and Bedford
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Parking details
There is plenty of street parking as well as a parking garage across the street.
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Public transit
Take the Red Line 1, 2 or 3 train to either Christopher St (4 blocks down 7th ave.) or Houston St (4 blocks up 7th ave.). We are located on the corner of 7th avenue and Bedford. The Blue Line A, E and C or Orange Line F, V, B or D stop to West 4th street. Cross Bleeker to 7th avenue and then continue down 7th avenue 3 blocks to Bedford.
Bar Dining, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine


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Sun - Mon 5:00PM - 6:45PM 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Tue - Thu 5:00PM - 6:45PM 9:15PM - 10:30PM
Fri - Sat 5:00PM - 6:15PM 9:30PM - 10:30PM

What 448 People Are Saying
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4.5  based on recent ratings
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Kristen (New York Area)
4.0  Dined 4 days ago

Lots of tapas to choose from - great for sharing. Food was good!

Froi (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

Quick bite to eat and their Chicken entrée was enough for two people. The hummus is made to order and tasted delicious! Great ambiance and service on a rainy Thursday :) will return again.

vipJimG (New York Area)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Great pre-theater place. We arrived only one hour before curtain and the kept pace brsik for us so we could be out in 45 minutes. Great small plates selection.

4.0  Dined 6 days ago

We come to ny for business every year usually go to snack Eos uptown but unfortunately they closed this year. So we went to the West Village Because this restaurant has the same menu.
My husband and I are always trying out grilled octopus at every restaurant and honestly this is the best one that we've had. !!!

The place is not super fancy it's very down to earth, very authentic Greek food really delicious and friendly.

The lamb shank falls off the bone is to die for I have not had anything bad ever in the 4 years!!!

And the baklava is like no baklava I've ever had Delicious Like angels wings.

Go Check it out!!!

OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

Amazing spinach triangles. And loved the white Santorini wine.

vipLuv2dine (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on December 22, 2017

Lovely, West Village spot for delicious Greek food

vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
2.0  Dined on December 8, 2017

Food was great, service bad

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
5.0  Dined on December 5, 2017

So happy I found this place! Great pre-theater spot for Cherry Lane/Lortel shows. Food was delicious. We shared the brussel sprouts, sautéed calamari and the stuffed pepper. All were so good. The calamari had a nice kick to it, if you like spicy. YUM!!

vipJimG (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on December 5, 2017

Fun place with very nice people and a good menu. Ordering several plates to share is a good way to go here, and timing never seems to be an issue - fast or slow, they get it done however you like.

vipkartur (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on November 19, 2017

Sunday afternoon late brunch. Food was fresh and good, but lamb burgers overcooked. Otherwise everything else was up to snuff. Friendly staff. Delicious Baklava!

vipAbbyNormal (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on November 16, 2017

This was our second time eating at Snack Taverna. The food did not disappoint us. We ordered small plates and enjoyed all our dishes. My only complaint- and not the restaurants fault- was the large coned truck immediately outside the restaurant. It blocked the beautiful view of this part of the Village. We will be back soon

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on November 11, 2017

Enjoyed an early Saturday night dinner and found the restaurant to be charming, with delicious food and helpful waitstaff. Since we didn't know any Greek wines, we especially appreciated the recommendation for a wine to accompany dinner. We opted to share a selection of the small bites, rather than individual meals, and would definitely recommend that approach if you have a group. Will definitely return.

vipNano (New York Area)
2.0  Dined on November 7, 2017

Cute, cozy restaurant on a tucked away corner in the Village with indifferent service and fair food. Meh.

Flipperroni (Kansas City)
4.0  Dined on October 28, 2017

Snack Taverna always has excellent seasonal Greek choices, service is always good, but the noise level made it impossible to carry on a conversation.

Diane (New York Area)
4.0  Dined on October 21, 2017

The food was delicious. It was served promptly while still piping hot.

OpenTable Diner (New York Area)
1.0  Dined on October 15, 2017

I have gone to Snack Taverna many times for dinner and have always found the food and service great. I came for Sunday brunch for the first time last week and while the restaurant was nearly empty, it took over 45 minutes to receive our food. The service was bad and we had to ask about where our food was on multiple occasions. Once we received our omelets, the eggs were overcooked and yet the cheese was not melted at all inside. I found the food below average and was very disappointed by the overall experience. Will likely not dine here again...

vipMarmeladova (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined on October 7, 2017

Lamb & eggs was original and delicious! Did not appreciate that our server tried to upsell us toast without telling us that the dish already came with toast!

vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on September 30, 2017

The service was awful but the food is so damn good.

vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on September 27, 2017

Went there because of promotion by Cherry Lane Theater, one block away. The handicap access was poor but the staff helped. Ordered a Meze selection, which was OK but a little too peppery for some. Small dish veal meatballs were delicious. The whole Bronzini was fileted before cooking, rather than after, which made it dry. the ambience was very nice. The service was amateurish and inattentive. It was as if the neighbors cam in to help.

vipJJWW (New York Area)
3.0  Dined on September 21, 2017

Food is ok, not the best, but decent.
Wine list is not that great, could use some improvements there. If you plan to have more than a few glasses, get the bottle. They give very small glass when order by glass, bottle is better value!