A Greek restaurant called Greek Oven Maui has opened in Haiku Aloha Aina Center in Maui. The Greek Oven Maui specializes in healthy, handmade food for breakfast and lunch, including gluten-free bread and vegan options. The restaurant is the product of Greek owner Adonis Kapsalis and his Brazilian wife, Santuzza, who moved to Maui in December […]

Meze, an informal and modestly priced Greek restaurant, is sending out the souvlaki and more in Shoreham, New York. The new restaurant offers traditional Greek spreads, including eggplant, caviar, garlic, spicy cheese, and yogurt varieties; saganaki, or pan-seared kefalograviera cheese; fried zucchini and fried eggplant; stuffed grape leaves; stuffed peppers; and Greek salad. You’ll also […]

The St. Regis Bal Harbour has premiered this Greek oasis, Atlantikos, serving three meals daily, in the former Fresco Beach Bar and Grill as part of the 5-year-old resort’s $35 million rejuvenation. “We’re bringing most of our seafood and products from Greece,” says general manager Panos Nikiforou, who grew up near Athens. “Our guests are […]

A decade ago, Greek restaurants on Long Island were casual places where you could grab a gyro or a Greek salad. Then came the wave of elegant venues with seafood displayed on beds of ice. Those fish were often priced by the pound, resulting in a bit of sticker shock when the bill arrived. Taverna […]

The sights, sounds and smells of Greek food, fun and culture can be found in abundance this weekend at Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church’s Greek Festival. Held at 265 West 3rd St. in Mansfield, Ohio, the festival has been a staple in the community for more than 30 years. Fr. Michael Ellis of […]

The sunny cuisine of Greece is having its moment. Celebrated chefs Jody Adams and Michael Schlow recently opened Greek-inspired places (Saloniki and Doretta Taverna, respectively). For decades in this area, if you wanted Greek home cooking, you could find it at a diner or small mom-and-pop, cooked by people serving the food of their native […]

Jody Adams, the charismatic doyenne of Cambridge’s Rialto and Boston’s Trade, has announced plans for a Greek restaurant in Boston. Saloniki (132 Brookline Ave. at Kilmarnock Street) will serve a build-your-own menu: Accessorize a pita, salad, or brown rice bowl with spicy lamb meatballs, honey-braised pork shoulder, or zucchini feta fritters, then top them with […]

Greek restaurant Samos will open a location this spring in McHenry Row, the eatery’s third spot. Similar to its Canton location, the Samos Greek Island Grill in Locust Point will be a fast-casual spinoff of Samos’ flagship location, which opened in Greektown in 1977. The eatery will serve a variety of wraps, salads and traditional Greek fare. The new restaurant, […]

Steve Moumouris and wife Sia met each other more than 30 years ago at a family restaurant working as a dishwasher and a server, and they are still working together as the owners of Takis Restaurant and Pizza in Eustis, Florida. The couple began working with Steve’s father when he purchased Takis in 1986, but […]

Taverna Kyclades is a well-known Greek restaurant in New York, but over the last year it has become quite a hot spot for many celebrities! A few months ago, George Clooney got a taste of Bill Murray’s world when he dined with him at Taverna Kyclades, where Murray frequents, and were more than willing to […]