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NYC1236 Apr 6, 2011 12:29 PM

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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    Spaetzle75 Apr 6, 2011 01:25 PM

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

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      scarlet knight Apr 6, 2011 03:42 PM

      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.

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        Rosie Saferstein Apr 6, 2011 05:09 PM

        Stamna in Bloomfield

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        Stamna Restaurant
        1049 Broad St, Bloomfield, NJ 07003

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          Curlz Apr 6, 2011 05:14 PM

          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

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          scarlet knight Apr 6, 2011 05:24 PM

          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

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            bropaul Apr 7, 2011 06:17 AM

            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.

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              scarlet knight Apr 7, 2011 04:34 PM

              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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                MarlboroMan Apr 7, 2011 09:00 PM

                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

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                  DRex357 Oct 22, 2011 04:14 PM

                  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. riverman18 Apr 9, 2011 02:21 PM

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

                1. GraydonCarter Apr 10, 2011 12:19 AM

                  Alexis diner on Route 10 in Denville.

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                    bropaul Apr 10, 2011 05:22 PM

                    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.

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                      GraydonCarter Apr 11, 2011 12:11 PM

                      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. menton1 Apr 11, 2011 01:07 PM

                    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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                      diva360 Apr 17, 2011 02:09 PM

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

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