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Chicken Souvlaki with Tzatziki Sauce and Greek Salad

Serious Eats Yvonne Ruperti 6 comments

Don't limit your souvlaki to Greek festivals or late night diners. This fresh Mediterranean meal is easy to pull off at home. More

Souvlaki GR Truck's New Restaurant on the Lower East Side

New York Erin Zimmer 5 comments

[Photographs: Erin Zimmer] Souvlaki GR, the winners of last year's Vendy for Rookie vendor, now have a wheel-less home on Stanton Street. Don't worry though, they're not ditching the mobile business. They'll still be parked at 21st and 6th... More

Souvlaki GR: New Greek Food Truck We Like

New York Erin Zimmer 7 comments

[Photos: Erin Zimmer] Why wasn't there more cheap, delicious souvlaki in New York City (well, outside of Astoria) before the Souvlaki GR truck came along again? Thankfully we don't have to dwell on that too much anymore. Abby Sierros,... More

Snapshots from Greece: Souvlaki from O Thanasis in Athens

Erin Zimmer 17 comments

Note: Our own Erin Zimmer just returned from ten days eating and drinking her way around Greece. This is the first of her snapshots from that trip. —Ed. I had two priorities during my quick day in Athens: see the Parthenon and digest something from the souvlaki-kebab-gyro family. Luckily there's only one ancient temple devoted to Athena, but there are plenty of kebab-rotating, meat spit-shaving men that look they could be the best. Though my Rough Guide to Athens recommended O Thanasis just off the northeast corner of Monastiraki Square, I needed a second opinion. "The best, the totally best," said the guy who sold me an international converter at a teeny electronics stall along the Eolou Street bazaar. That... More

Kefi at Lunch: An Oasis of Relative Calm and Inexpensive Greekish Deliciousness

New York Ed Levine 4 comments

A few weeks ago my wife met some friends for lunch at Kefi, and she reported that the restaurant at midday was an oasis of relative calm and serenity. Even more important, she raved about the food. More

Grilling: Pork Souvlaki with Pita and Tzatziki

Serious Eats Joshua Bousel 20 comments

Out of all the Greek establishments in my neighborhood, my absolute favorite gyro and souvlaki joint is BZ Grill in Astoria, only two short blocks away. The proximity has left me little reason to cook the staples at home, but... More

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