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Hours & Location

Address

1593 West Southwest Loop 323
Tyler Tx

Phone

(903)561-8065

Hours

Monday—Thursday: 11:00AM–9:00PM
Friday & Saturday: 11:00AM–9:30PM
Sunday: 11:00AM–8:00PM

Menu

 

Show Appetizers
    • Appetizers

    • Calamari

      Calamari

      9.95

      Fried to a golden brown, seasoned and served with marinara sauce.

    • Dolmas

      6.95

      Imported grape leaves stuffed with seasoned rice and Greek spices, served with tzatziki and pita bread, also served with red onion, tomato & cucumber.

    • Feta & Kalamata Olives

      6.95

      Slices of feta cheese and Kalamata olives. Sprinkled with olive oil, oregano and served with pita bread, also served with red onion, tomato & cucumber.

    • Greek Bruchetta

      6.95

      Diced tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, Kalamata olives, feta cheese and Greek spices. Served with pita bread.

    • Grilled Feta

      Grilled Feta

      7.95

      Topped with grilled onion, tomato, green peppers and sprinkled with olive oil and served with pita bread.

    • Large Meze Sample Plate

      Large Meze Sample Plate

      14.75

      A perfect beginning to a meal with a variety of our favorites including dolmas, spanakopita, feta cheese, kalamata olives, gyro meat, tzatziki sauce and hummus dip served with our pita bread, also served with red onion & tomato & cucumber.

    • Mozzarella Sticks

      6.95

      Served with marinara sauce.

    • Rotisserie Gyro

      7.95

      Sliced gyro meat, tzatziki sauce, tomato and onion served with pita bread, also served with red onion, tomato & cucumber.

    • Saganaki (OPA !!)

      9.95

      (Celebrate the Greek culture and heritage of joy - Ὅμηρος) Greek flamed cheese on a skillet at your table.

    • Spanakopita

      7.45

      Famous fresh spinach pie served with tzatziki sauce and pita bread, also served with red onion, tomato & cucumber.

    • Traditional Hummus

      5.95

      Chickpea dip mix with tahini, lemon, garlic, and olive oil served with pita bread, also served with red onion, tomato & cucumber.

    • Tzatziki

      5.95

      Greek yogurt, sour cream, cucumber & garlic mixed and served with pita bread, also served with red onion, tomato & cucumber.

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Show Soups & Salads
    • Homemade Healthy Soup

    • Avgolemono Soup

      Cup 3.50
      Bowl 5.25

      Authentic traditional Greek soup made from a delicious blend of chicken, egg, lemon, rice & seasonings.

    • Fakes Lentil

      Cup 3.50
      Bowl 5.25

      Lentils simmered with onions, garlic, crushed tomatoes, and Greek seasonings.

    • Fasolada Soup

      Cup 3.50
      Bowl 5.25

      Greek bean soup made from Northern beans, fresh celery, carrots, onion, tomatoes, and seasonings.

    • Soup & Salad

      8.95

      Your choice of any of our soups served with either a garden or Greek salad.

    • Entree Salads

      All salads are served with warm pita bread.

    • Aphrodite's Salad

      Aphrodite's Salad

      8.95

      Fresh spinach leaves and pineapple topped with walnuts and feta cheese, tossed in our balsamic vinaigrette dressing.

      All salads are served with warm pita bread.

    • Chicken/Lamb Politiki Salad

      Chicken 10.95
      Lamb 12.95

      Shredded red & white cabbage and Kale, carrots & cucumbers topped with feta cheese tossed with our house Greek dressing, with your choice of marinated grilled chicken or lamb.

      All salads are served with warm pita bread.

    • Famous Greek Salad

      Sm 6.95
      Lg 8.95

      This traditional Greek salad consists of mixed lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, green peppers, pepperoncini, Kalamata olives and feta cheese served with Pita bread.
      Add grilled chicken, beef, or gyro for 4.25
      Add lamb for 5.95

      All salads are served with warm pita bread.

    • Horiatiki (Village Salad)

      Horiatiki (Village Salad)

      9.95

      Traditional Greek salad consist of tomatoes, cucumbers, green peppers, red onions, Kalamata olives and feta cheese topped with extra virgin olive oil and oregano. (Served without lettuce)

      All salads are served with warm pita bread.

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Show Greek Pitas
    • Traditional Famous Greek Pita

      All served with your choice of side.

    • Falafel Pita

      8.95

      Ground chick peas & finely chopped vegetables, spices formed into a patties and deep fried. Served on pita bread with diced cucumber, onions, tomatoes & tzatziki sauce.

      All served with your choice of any one side item & a pickle.

      Substitution with Greek salad $2.95.

    • Famous Gyro Pita

      Famous Gyro Pita

      8.95

      Our rotisserie gyro meat with lettuce, tomatoes, onions, and our house tzatziki sauce.

      All served with your choice of any one side item & a pickle.

      Substitution with Greek salad $2.95.

    • Fresh Vegetarian Pita

      8.95

      Lettuce, tomatoes, grilled onions, red onions, red and green peppers, and mushrooms, topped with our tzatziki sauce.

      All served with your choice of any one side item & a pickle.

      Substitution with Greek salad $2.95.

    • Kefte Pita

      Kefte Pita

      8.95

      Greek meat balls served on pita bread with diced cucumbers, tomatoes, red onions topped with tzatziki sauce.

      All served with your choice of any one side item & a pickle.

      Substitution with Greek salad $2.95.

    • Philly Pita

      9.95

      Sliced tender Angus steak with mozzarella cheese, jalapenos, grilled mushrooms, grilled onions and grilled peppers.

      All served with your choice of any one side item & a pickle.

      Substitution with Greek salad $2.95.

    • Pork/Chicken/Lamb/Beef Pita

      Pork 8.95
      Chicken 8.95
      Lamb 11.95
      Beef 9.95

      Your choice of marinated cubed pork, chicken, lamb or beef wrapped with lettuce, tomatoes, onions and our house tzatziki sauce.

      All served with your choice of any one side item & a pickle.

      Substitution with Greek salad $2.95.

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Show Greek Plates & Combos
    • Traditional Greek Favorites

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of two sides.

    • Athena's Chicken

      12.95

      Char-grilled chicken breast topped with grilled feta cheese and tomatoes.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Chicken Lemonato

      12.95

      Tender chicken breast grilled and finished with lemon butter sauce and capers.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Chicken or Pork Souvlaki

      12.95

      Two marinated Char-grilled chicken or pork skewers over rice, with tzatziki sauce.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Drunk Pork Chops

      11.95

      Pork chops marinated in Greek wine and grilled with Greek spices.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Falafel Plate

      Falafel Plate

      10.95

      Ground chick peas, & finely chopped vegetables, spices formed into a patty and deep fried.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Lamb Shish Kabob

      Lamb Shish Kabob

      14.99

      Two marinated char-grilled lamb skewers over rice, with tzatziki sauce.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Mousaka

      12.95

      Layers of roasted potatoes, eggplant, parmesan cheese and ground beef topped with our béchamel sauce.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Pastistio

      11.95

      Layers of pasta and ground beef sautéed in herbs and spices, topped with béchamel sauce.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Roast Lamb

      14.95

      Roasted boneless tender sliced lamb in au jus juice.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Spanakopita

      Spanakopita

      10.95

      Philo layers backed and stuffed with fresh spinach, feta cheese, dill, green onions and Greek spices served with tzatziki sauce and our warm pita.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • Tigania

      12.95

      Marinated pork tenderloin, seasoned and grilled then topped with grilled onions, peppers and mushrooms.

      All served with Greek salad or your choice of any two side items, and pita bread.

    • More Greek Favorites

      Served with your choice of soup or salad.

    • Famous Picaso

      Famous Picaso

      12.95

      Cheese tortellini tossed in our home-made dressing topped with Kalamata olives, feta cheese and marinated grilled chicken. (or grilled lamb for 2.00 extra)

      Served with your choice of soup or salad.

    • Grecian Eggplant

      11.95

      Sliced eggplant topped with our marinara sauce, mozzarella cheese and feta cheese. Served with your choice of soup or Greek salad and garlic bread.

      Served with your choice of soup or salad.

    • Favorite Greek Combo

    • Athena's Combo

      13.95

      Marinated char-grilled beef and chicken topped with sautéed onions and peppers and mushrooms served with any two side items, or Greek salad, tzatziki sauce and our warm pita bread.

    • Athena's Trio

      14.95

      Pastitsio, Moussaka, Spanakopita and our warm pita bread.

    • Grecian Combo

      12.95

      Rotisserie gyro meat, fresh spanakopita, tzatziki sauce and our pita bread.

    • Gyro Plate

      Gyro Plate

      12.95

      Delicious rotisserie slices of Gyro served with tzatziki sauce, with choice of 1 side and Greek salad and our warm pita bread.

    • Yia Yias Combo (*Vegetarian)

      12.95

      Serving of spanakopita, dolmas, Greek salad, tzatziki sauce and pita bread.

    • Zeus Plate

      13.95

      Combination of juicy marinated grilled chicken topped with sautéed onions and peppers and mushrooms, with our gyro meat served with your choice of any two side items, or Greek salad, tzatziki sauce and warm pita bread.

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Show Sandwiches, Subs & American Food
    • Signature Burgers, Hot Oven Subs & Sandwiches

      All served with french fries and a pickle.

    • Athena's Famous Philly Sub

      9.95

      Sliced tender angus steak, grilled onions, mushrooms, bell peppers, mayonnaise and topped with mozzarella cheese.

      Served with your choice of any one side item and a pickle spear.

    • Chicken Parmesan Sub

      9.95

      Fresh Hand breaded chicken strips, topped with meat sauce and mozzarella cheese.

      Served with your choice of any one side item and a pickle spear.

    • Famous Athena's Gyroburger

      Famous Athena's Gyroburger

      10.95

      Fresh grilled beef patty slices of gyro meat, American and mozzarella cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, tzatziki sauce on grilled Kaiser roll.

      Served with your choice of any one side item and a pickle spear.

    • Greek Burger

      Greek Burger

      8.45

      Fresh grilled beef patty with grilled feta, grilled onions, lettuce, tomatoes and finished with tzatziki sauce served on a Kaiser bun.

      Served with your choice of any one side item and a pickle spear.

    • Meatball Sub

      9.95

      Homemade meatballs, meat sauce and mozzarella cheese.

      Served with your choice of any one side item and a pickle spear.

    • Traditional Hamburger

      7.75

      Fresh beef patty served with lettuce, tomato, pickles, onions and mayonnaise.

      Add cheese .50

    • Athena's Choice American Dishes

      Served with two sides.

    • Beef Liver

      9.95

      Grilled beef liver with caramelized onions. Served with gravy on the side.

      Served with any two side items.

    • Drunk Beef Strips

      12.95

      Athena's famous marinated char-grilled beef strips over rice and topped with grilled onions and peppers and mushrooms, on a bed of basmati.

      Served with any two side items.

    • Grilled Chicken

      12.95

      Marinated with Greek spices in olive oil, grilled and topped with sautéed peppers and onions and mushrooms, on a bed of basmati.

      Served with any two side items.

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Show Sea Food
    • Seafood

      Served with two sides.

    • Ahi Tuna Steak

      11.95

      Seasoned and grilled to perfection.

      Served with any two side items.

    • Atlantic Salmon

      12.95

      Grilled and finished with lemon butter, wine sauce and capers.

      Served with any two side items.

    • Shrimp

      6 for 9.95
      12 for 13.95

      Your choice of seasoned grilled, or fried gulf shrimp.

      Served with any two side items.

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Show Sides
    • Side Items

      3.25 Each

    • Basmati Rice & Gravy

      3.25
    • French Fries or Greek Fries

      3.25

      Greek fries are served with feta cheese & oregano, add 1.25 extra.

    • Fresh Fried Squash

      3.25
    • Fried Okra

      3.25
    • Grecian Coleslaw

      3.25
    • Greek Oven Potatoes

      3.25
    • Grilled Mix Veggies

      3.25
    • Homemade Mashed Potatoes

      3.25
    • Italian Green Beans

      3.25
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Show Desserts & Extras
    • Desserts

    • Cheese Cake

      3.95
    • Chocolate Cake

      4.95
    • Galaktoboureko (Greek Custard)

      Galaktoboureko (Greek Custard)

      4.50
    • Homemade Baklava

      3.95
    • Ice Cream

      1.45

      Vanilla & Chocolate (by the cup add to your favorite dessert)

    • Italian Cream Cake

      5.95
    • Layered Strawberry Short Cake

      Layered Strawberry Short Cake

      5.50

      (For that Special Birthday Person)

    • Lemon Mascarpone

      4.95
    • Many More Desserts….

      We are always getting new deserts, please ask your server what’s new, or look in our refrigerator case in the lobby.

    • Tiramisu

      4.50
    • Extras

    • Falafel

      $3.45
    • Hummus

      .95
    • Imported Feta Cheese

      2.95
    • Kalamata Olives

      2.15
    • Meatballs & Deluca Meat Sauce

      3.95
    • One Lamb Kabob

      4.95
    • One Pork or Chicken Kabob

      4.25
    • Pita Bread

      1.25
    • Rotisserie Gyro

      4,25
    • Tzatziki

      .95
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Show Drink Selection
    • Beverages & Soft Drinks

    • Coffee

      2.25
    • Iced Tea

      2.25

      Available in both sweet or unsweetened.

    • Raspberry Iced Tea

      2.25
    • Soft Drinks

      2.25

      Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Dr Pepper, Diet Dr Pepper, Lemonade, Sierra Mist.

    • Beer

    • Domestic Beer

      4.00

      Bud Light, Budweiser, Coors, Coors Light, Miller Lite, Michelob Ultra.

    • Imported Beers

      5.00

      Corona, DOS Equis XX, Stella Artois, Heineken.

    • Rolling Rock

      5.00
    • Shiner Bock

      5.00
    • Wines

    • Greek Wines

      Glass - 7.95

      To drink at your table, or bottles to go.

      ATHENA’S SELECT GREEK RED & WHITE $25.00

      We selected the perfect Greek wines from Palivou Estates to represents the best of Athena’s. These wines are fresh and fruity to compliment all of our fine Greek menu.

      DOMAINE PORTO CARRAS ASSYRTIKO GREEK WHITE$39.00

      This organic white has lemony notes set against a clearly mineral background on the nose, while the palate is fresh, crisp, and savory.

      PALIVOU ESTATE NAMEA GREEK RED $39.00

      A single vineyard selection of 20 to 30-year-old vines with rich aromatic character with intense fruit and clean aromas of cherries, plums, and spices.

    • House Wines By The Glass

      4.95

      Cabernet, Chardonnay, Pinot, Grigio, Moscato and White Zinfandel all served by the glass.

    • Other Wines

      Glass - 5.95
      Bottle - 22.00

      By the glass, to drink at your table or bottles to go.

      Cavit Moscato, Italy

      Delicious notes of apricot, white peach and sage, with a wonderful sweetness and a refreshing quality. Served by either the glass or the bottle.

      THREE THIEVES CABERNET SAUVIGNON, CA 19

      This Cab is made in an approachable style with balanced juicy fruit flavors supported by smooth supple tannins.

      THREE THIEVES PINOT NOIR, CA 19

      Beautiful violet and fresh cherry aromas lead to raspberry and juicy cherry flavors with hints of berry jam and toasty oak.

      THREE THIEVES CHARDONNAY, CA 19

      Made in a clean, crisp style, notes of spice and sweet oak, beautifully complementing the fresh fruit flavors.

    • Wines By The Bottle

      22.00
      R .Mondavi Private Selection Chardonnay, CA

      The nose reveals ripe apple, melon, citrus and tropical fruit aromas enriched by creamy malolactic tones, spicy French oak nuances and enriched baked bread scents.

      Nobilo Sauvignon Blanc, NZ

      Fresh Crisp and clean with zesty flavors of ripe tropical fruits, especially passion fruit and pineapple with subtle hints of nettle. The wine has excellent presence and mouth feel, with balanced acidity and a generous finish.

      R .Mondavi Private Selection Cabernet, CA

      Velvety layers of blackberry, plum and cassis. Sweet black cherry and dark berry fruit character with ripe fruit that is supported by velvety tannis.

    • Athena's Nectars

    • Frapa

      7.00

      Pinot Grigio and Ruby Red Grapefruit Juice with a splash of Lemon-Lime soda, served with a lime squeeze... REFRESHING!!

    • Greek Sangria

      7.00

      A tasty blend of Cabernet and Orange Juice with a splash of soda, served with a lemon and lime squeeze.

    • The Goddess Lemonade

      The Goddess Lemonade

      7.00

      Sweet and tangy, this mix of Moscato and Lemonade with a splash of Lemon-Lime soda is sure to please! Served with a pineapple and a lemon squeeze.

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Reservations

We accept reservations. To make a reservation, please call
(903)561-8065. You can also reach us by email at athena.restaurant@yahoo.com. We would be privileged to accommodate your event and help make it a wonderfully memorable one.

We would also be glad to prepare large quantities of our homemade meals/desserts for you to pick-up. Just give us a call to make arrangements.