authentic Greek cuisine served in the heart of Long Island

our menu of always fresh, never frozen Greek eats is a taste of the Mediterranean you won't findĀ outside of Yia Yia's kitchen

Long Island Food Critic

"Yia Yia" (noun) def:

(1) Greek for "grandmother"

(2) a person who with old-school values that is hardcore about respect and doing things the way they have always been done, especially with food, like a GreekĀ grandmother. (via urban dictionary)



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Yia Yia's got specials for you! Don't miss Cheap Date Night, our Monday night chicken dinner special, or midweek Wine Down Wednesdays with half off select bottles of wine!

Long Island Cares

We're proud to partner with Long Island Cares and the Harry Chapin Food Bank. Chef Alex was invited to share one of his favorite recipes with some of Long Island's Food Bank chefs. Click here for the Chef Alex's traditional Greek Briam recipe.

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No time to cook?

Bring home a feast and feed the whole family!

Feed the whole family for just $28.95! Our Monday night only rotisserie chicken dinner special includes a whole, roasted chicken, sides, and dessert! Call for more information.

Athenian Greek Taverna is a proud supporter of the Marty Lyons Foundation and the Smithtown Children's Foundation.

Click below to find out more or to make a donation to either of these amazing causes.