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Best Greek restaurants in Tenleytown


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A photo of Iron Gate restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Greek • Dupont Circle
Booked 51 times today
Iron Gate is lauded as an emblem of fine dining in the realm of Mediterranean cuisine. According to myriad positive reviews, it consistently presents a creatively crafted menu that's described as an "array of flavors beautifully coordinated to a Mediterranean taste delight". Nestled in a beautiful neighborhood in DC, Iron Gate is often referred to as a "gem", thanks to its superb ambiance and the unique flair of its dishes which admirably demonstrate the essence of Mediterranean cuisine. The chef's talent and commitment to a true Mediterranean flair are evident, featuring Italian and Greek dishes and an interesting Mediterranean wine list. Visitors commend the excellent and knowledgeable service, the romantic atmosphere, and the "out of this world" food, specifically mentioning items like the stuffed dates and octopus, which apparently, have left indelible marks on their palates.
A photo of Mazi restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Greek • Downtown
Booked 27 times today
Mazi, located near the heart of Washington D.C, close to the White House, is highly praised for its delectable American cuisine with a Mediterranean twist. The restaurant has been applauded as the “best restaurant” some customers have visited in the area, offering both quality food and service while maintaining a welcoming atmosphere. The fusion of traditional American dishes such as salmon and chicken kebabs with Mediterranean ingredients lends to its unique appeal. It isn't just the food that has patrons returning, it's also the friendly and attentive staff that contributes to the overall excellent dining experience, making Mazi a must-visit destination.
A photo of Kellari Taverna restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Greek • Downtown
Booked 24 times today
Located in the heart of DC, Kellari Taverna has been celebrated in numerous reviews for its outstanding Greek cuisine. Reviewers uniformly praise it for its authenticity and call it the "best Greek restaurant in the city". The seafood, particularly the Branzino and the fresh fish, receives high accolades, as does the expertly cooked octopus. Apart from the excellent food, reviewers note a great wine and cocktail list, and particularly commend the attentive, professional service provided. Whether it's for a group business luncheon, a special occasion, or a weekend brunch, Kellari Taverna is a beloved choice for its tasty dishes and warm, welcoming atmosphere.
A photo of Manoli Canoli restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Greek • Chevy Chase
Manoli Canoli is a treasured establishment, located near Kensington, frequently commended by customers for its excellent Italian and Greek culinary offerings. The restaurant prides itself on its fresh daily pasta, own-baked bread, and delightful olive oil. Appreciated for its cozy family business ambiance, it offers high-quality food at reasonable prices. Regular customers applaud the authentically delicious dishes, frequently highlighting the excellent service. Exceptional offerings, such as their homemade spanikopita, have marked Manoli Canoli as a preferred dining spot in the DC area. A customer review stated, "This combination of Italian and Greek fare sounded intriguing, so we gave it a try. What a find!"
A photo of Melina restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Greek • North Bethesda
Booked 45 times today
Praised as the best Greek restaurant in the DC area and likened to a contemporary Athens eatery, Melina clearly stands out for its exceptional Greek cuisine. Customers laud it as one of the top ten dining spots they've frequented, with its wonderfully tasty and attractively served food, and its interesting selection of Greek wines. As a modern take on Greek cuisine, it offers unique creations like the Greek Tomato Salad with Galotyri cheese and Cheese Pie with Chili Pepper Infused Smoked Honey, or the Wild Icelandic Cod with Beets and Potato Cream. Its modern twist on traditional Greek fare is highly recommended by its customers, who praise the restaurant for its exceptionally outstanding food and service.
A photo of Our Mom Eugenia - Mosaic District restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Greek • Fairfax
Booked 36 times today
Our Mom Eugenia - Mosaic District is a highly recommended restaurant serving authentic Greek cuisine. Many customers highlight its flavorful and original Greek dishes including grilled octopus, pastistio, and lamb chops. Some go as far as stating that this is "the best Greek food in the DC area" while others find the dishes reminiscent of their time living in Athens, Greece. There is repeated praise for the excellent and knowledgeable service, with the staff receiving compliments for their attentive and efficient nature. The watermelon and sesame encrusted feta salad seems to be a delightful surprise for guests. Furthermore, patrons appreciate the outdoor seating and the restaurant's atmosphere that reminds them of the Greek islands.
A photo of LIMANI restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Greek • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 75 times today
"Welcome to Limani at the District Wharf, where Waterfront Dining finds a new definition." Immerse yourself in our stunning multi-level panoramic views while exploring a culinary landscape ranging from timeless classics to innovative creations. At Limani we consistently emphasize fresh, seasonal ingredients, globally sourcing superior fish and halal-certified meat, and using local produce as available. This commitment fuels culinary innovation, merging modern and traditional methods. Our vision continues with an extensive beverage selection including distinguished wines and champagnes, alongside a dynamic cocktail program with spirit free options. Experience an extraordinary dining adventure where superb taste and sustainable dining seamlessly unite in our warm, culturally-rich setting. Our dishes, anchored in rich Mediterranean traditions, promise an exceptional dining experience that will captivate your senses. This is Limani, your table awaits…
A photo of Our Mom Eugenia - Shirlington restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Greek • Arlington
Booked 32 times today
Our Mom Eugenia - Shirlington is highly reputed for its outstanding, authentic Greek food, as echoed repeatedly by diners in their reviews. The cuisine is praised for being "beyond outstanding" and "closest to authentic as identified by two Greek guests". The menu is diverse and delicious, with dishes that have won the hearts of the clientele, such as the "amazing" grilled octopus, the best mousaka "outside of Greece", and refreshing Greek salads. Complimenting the cuisine, the restaurant offers great service, being "warm, knowledgeable, and attentive". One reviewer who regularly travels to Greece admires that "the food and service at Our Mom Eugenia is true to the cuisine and style I enjoy when I am in Greece". The restaurant has made a significant mark on the Shirlington restaurant scene and is highly recommended for Greek food lovers.
A photo of Nostos Restaurant restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Greek • Tysons Corner / McLean
Booked 25 times today
Nostos Restaurant is heralded as a top-tier destination for authentic Greek cuisine. Numerous reviewers commend its consistency in delivering outstanding food and services, making it their "number one pick, always". The dining experience at Nostos is praised for its high-quality food and ambiance, with one guest claiming it to be "Greek fine dining at its best". A wide range of dishes are applauded, from the flavorful seafood orzoto to the deliciously crusted lamb chops. Many guests commend the skillful blend of traditional Greek flavors with the chef's personal flair. The restaurant also leaves a lasting impression, with one reviewer expressing that "this is one of those restaurants that you can still taste for days afterwards".
A photo of Mykonos Grill restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Greek • Rockville
Booked 15 times today
Mykonos Grill is a prime establishment praised for its authentic and flavoursome Greek cuisine. Highly recommended by many as their "favourite Greek restaurant in the DC area", Mykonos Grill is an "underrated gem" consistently delivering "outstanding, tasty Greek food". Patrons laud the "excellent service", "lovely ambience", and "great food and wine selection". The dishes are reminiscent of those in Greece, with the stuffed flounder and Greek potatoes being particularly noteworthy. The owner's warm hospitality makes it a comfortable spot for both casual and fine dining. It truly is "like a visit to a Greek island".
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