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Greek Food - Summit, NJ

I am a new Summit resident who is in desperate need of good Greek food!
I have been to Greek Delights in Montclair, but it's a little far. Any suggestions?

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Greek Delights
558 Bloomfield Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042

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  1. There is a greek restaurant in Highland Park. That would be far from Summit though.

    1. we like taximi in caldwell. There is a good Greek restaurant in Westfield, but the name escapes me. In long branch, niko's is good if you are at the shore.

      1. Stamna in Bloomfield

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        Stamna Restaurant
        1049 Broad St, Bloomfield, NJ 07003

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        1. re: Rosie Saferstein

          Don't think you're going to find authentic Greek in Summit, but I'll +1 Rosie's suggestion of Stamna. TERRIFIC food, great vibe, easy off the GSP!

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          Stamna Restaurant
          1049 Broad St, Bloomfield, NJ 07003

        2. Stamna is very good. Wait till it warms up soon and eat outside!

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          Stamna Restaurant
          1049 Broad St, Bloomfield, NJ 07003

          1. Unfortunately, NYC, there is no good Greek to be had without traveling at least 1/2 hour from Summit. The suggestions from the other posters are all good, but you will have to travel.

            1. I think the greek restaurant in westfield is limani. I agree that nyc has some good greek places-- milos, molyvos, etc.

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              1. re: scarlet knight

                A lot of the diners around Summit are probably Greek-owned, so you may be able to find Moussaka at one of them. Granted, it's not the full Greek experience, but it might do in a pinch.

                For instance, at the Scotchwood Diner on Rt. 22 East in Scotch Plains, they have Pastichio, Souvlaki, Moussaka, Gyros, Spanakopita, etc. Even "assorted Greek pastries" for dessert.

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                Scotchwood Diner-Restaurant
                1934 US Highway 22, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

                1. re: MarlboroMan

                  OMG! The gyros at these diners are dreck - more like sliced lamb sausage, fresh from the freezer. I so desperately want a fresh mixed grill with a little salad on the side. Please let's not confuse greek food with diners owned by people of greek descent.

              2. The Greek Store, on the Boulevard in Kenilworth has great take-home treats.

                1. Alexis diner on Route 10 in Denville.

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                  1. re: GraydonCarter

                    Is it any good? What do you get when you go there? I go by there frequently and have thought about stopping, but most of the time Greek food in greek diners is sub-par IMHO.

                    1. re: bropaul

                      Boonton is a bit too far for a Sumit resident.

                      > Greek food in greek diners
                      Years ago in Chicago, ALL diners were Greek diners - - the cooks were all Greek.

                  2. Not a huge menu selection, but terrific Moussaka, Pastitsio, and Spanakopita. Good souvlaki & gyros too.

                    http://thinkgrillnj.com/greek-menu.php

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                    1. re: menton1

                      +1 for Limani's in Westfield. They have very good Greek fish and seafood.