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May 16, 2006 01:36 PM

Great burger alert

  • t

I had a great hamburger last night at Helios in Park Slope. Big but not too big, juicy and served on a house-made brioche roll. It comes with a side of fresh, herb sprinkled fries. At night, they serve coffee in a French press and it's really good. I'll be back.

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  1. And their avoglemono soup is to die for- so lemony and eggy with nice long strands of chicken and a good amount of orzo.

    1. I agree that Helios makes a great burger, serves great coffee and that avgolemono soup is first rate. Their souvlaki--especially the lamb--is terrific. for simple Greek fare in a pretty setting, Helios is ideal.

      1. Could you please give me the address of this place.I have been looking for a good Greek place close to my home....Thanks

        3 Replies
        1. re: Tiny

          It's right on 6th Avenue a half-block in from Flatbush Avenue. The old Terrazza space.

          1. re: Mike R.

            Yes, right where Sixth Ave and St. Mark's Ave. almost intersect with Flatbush.

            By the way, anyone know why it is sometimes spelled with an H (Helios) and sometimes not (Elios)?

            1. re: parkslopemama

              It opened as Elio's and was changed to Helios. The owner wasn't aware of a restaurant called Elio's in Manhattan, so he was forced to change the name.

        2. Could you give me the address....Thanks!!