Atlanta's 4 favorite spots to find low-priced Greek eats

Hovan Mediterranean Gourmet | Photo: Yulia L./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on June 08, 2020.

In search of a new favorite Greek spot?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable Greek restaurants around Atlanta, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to fill the bill.

1. Hovan Mediterranean Gourmet

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Topping the list is the Hovan Mediterranean Gourmet. Located at 2148 Johnson Ferry Road, the Mediterranean, Middle Eastern and Greek spot is the highest-rated cheap Greek restaurant in Atlanta, boasting 4.5 stars out of 196 reviews on Yelp. 

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We discovered this about some of the business's signature items: "Hovan roll sandwiches, falafel, beef or chicken shawarma and Mediterranean salads," it notes on Yelp in the section highlighting specialties.  

2. Pita Mediterranean Street Food

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Pita Mediterranean Street Food, located at 1020 Piedmont Ave. NE, Suite A, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the low-priced Mediterranean and Greek spot, which offers salads and more, four stars out of 112 reviews.  

Yelper Rhonda B., who reviewed Pita Mediterranean Street Food on Feb. 2, wrote, "I had two gyros! The place is trendy but cool and laid back. The original gyros were very good and the portions were generous."

3. Ali Baba

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Ali Baba, a Mediterranean, Turkish and Greek spot, is another budget-friendly go-to, with four stars out of 101 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1099 Euclid Ave. NE to see for yourself. 

Yelper Arielle C., who reviewed Ali Baba on May 28, wrote, "This family-owned restaurant has portions that will provide leftovers for days. The Mediterranean plate is good! The pasta salad has feta cheese on it, which makes it super tasty."

4. Grecian Gyro Dunwoody

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And then there's Grecian Gyro Dunwoody, a local favorite with four stars out of 96 reviews. Stop by 4468 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road, Suite #4, to hit up the Greek and Mediterranean spot next time you're in the mood for cheap eats. 

If you're curious for more, we discovered these details about Grecian Gyro Dunwoody.

"Nick's first Grecian Gyro restaurant in Hapeville, Georgia, became the city's home for high-quality, quick-serve, fresh Greek food," the business notes in the history section of its Yelp profile. "Before he knew it, Nick's restaurant was an Atlanta favorite. For over 30 years, Grecian Gyro has gained the reputation of 'Atlanta's Best Gyro,' winning the coveted honor from Atlanta Magazine and its readers."

This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.

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