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Get Ready For a Mouthwatering Greek Culinary Experience
Those seeking genuine and authentic Greek fare near the University of New Mexico district will be happy to know that there is a local favorite that always exceeds expectations. That local favorite is known as the Olympia Café and it has a long and trusted reputation for providing exceptional Greek food in an inviting atmosphere. The café traces its beginnings to 1972 and has been a local favorite ever since. The Olympia Café has won numerous awards for quality foods served in a pleasant atmosphere by friendly employees. Beautifully presented Greek foods that bring taste buds to life is what the Olympia Café does best.
A Generous Selection of Vegetarian Dishes
True connoisseurs of quality Greek food will be amazed by the gyros and souvlaki to name just a few favorites. Other classic specialties include Pastichio that is simply a baked macaroni type casserole offered with or without meat. The café also has a generous selection of vegetarian dishes including the vegetarian combo. In addition, the Greek salad platter offers a generous portion of hearty crisp salad covered with Greek olives, feta, peppers, and a homemade dressing that has a genuine Greek flavor that cannot be duplicated anywhere. The Avgolemono soup is another Greek specialty that is comprised of chicken and rice and flavored with eggs in a delicious savory lemon sauce. The Olympia Café is without a doubt Greek food at its very best.
The Baklava is a Traditional Favorite
Other favorites include Tabbouleh Salad, Hummus and Falafel that stand out from the crowd when it comes to traditional Greek foods. Even the pita bread is special at the Olympia Café and has a unique flavor that is unmatched. Many patrons often come to the Olympia Café to simply enjoy mouthwatering desserts that make one feel as though they are sitting in a café in downtown Athens. The baklava is a traditional favorite that is made from a unique recipe that includes walnuts, honey syrup and multiple layers of flaky filo pastry. The Olympia Café has locals and visitors talking about the best Greek restaurant in the region. The Olympia Café has proven itself time and again as a premier Greek restaurant.