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Feb 14, 2011 08:20 AM

Greek Food in Ffld County?

OK now that Ambrosia is gone, any suggestions, maybe some places I dont know of?
I know about Eos in Stamford but would prefer something more casual.

Please note I am looking for a restaurant that serves Greek food exclusively, not a diner with processed meat gyros or a pizza place that serves that greasy foamy heavy on the oregano excuse for pizza.

I am heartbroken about Ambrosia. *sniff*

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  1. I have not been, but someone recommended this place to me
    The menu looks interesting, definitely a very casual spot...

    5 Replies
    1. re: sibeats

      Interesting menu, but certainly not what OP was asking for; "a restaurant that serves Greek food exclusively." Xenia, has a mix of Greek, Italo-American, Turkish, Kobe Beef, Planked Salmon all made with Mediterranean influences.

      After calling and asking a few questions, my best guess is that the proprietors are of Turkish heritage.

      Somehow, I don't think OP is looking for a place that serves Chicken Francese, Pasta Carbonara or Veal Osso Bucco.

      1. re: bagelman01

        Sorry, just trying to pass along useful information. The person who recommended it told me they had great greek food.

        1. re: sibeats

          unfortunately there hasn't been great Greek food in southern CT since the 70s.

      2. re: sibeats

        this actually looks pretty decent! Ill give it a try..I HATE Four brothers and ALL Greek pizza...I wish they just wouldnt bother!

        1. re: sibeats

          wait a second...madras curry?! WTH are they doing in here??? hahaha

          1. re: amanda3571

            OP wanted something more casual, tho I don't think of Eos as that unrelaxed. Methinks she is looking for a twin she's probably not going to find in FFD Ct. So great excuse to drive to the one and only Astoria...

            1. re: louuuuu

              Have a feeling I will be making a lot of trips over the Whitestone ;)
              Balgelman -I just need to let you know that pasta carbonara, for whatever reason is very popular in restaurants in Greece. I ordered it once there just to get a dose of fat into my system all the healthy food was starting to bore me!
              Thanks to all who contributed.