JUMP TO:
  • Top Places
  • All
0 Ratings
Recommended
+ Share On... Facebook Twitter

Plaka Restaurant

Map & Directions 406 86th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11209
FLAG
 
718-680-3056
  • Greek, Middle Eastern
  • Daily 11am-10pm
  • cash
  • Delivery, Takeout
  • Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • Beer/Wine
  • Not Necessary, Accepted
  • No Parking

Description

Village Voice's Description

This ancient nag of a Greek gyros joint still has plenty of fight left in her. One nibble of the flame-grilled meat platter (beef kebab, lamb gyro-and, surprise!-Italian sausage), or the even-better pork kebab, will clue you in to the culinary seriousness of Plaka. Request a metal carafe of the chilled retsina, then dig into the amazing galeo platter-breaded and fried cross sections of sand shark sided by an equal volume of the shouting-with-garlic potato dip called skordalia. And the charred octopus tentacles and voluminous Greek salad ainat half bad, either. Best of all: the cloudlike moussaka.

 
Member Reviews

No Reviews yet, leave the first one below!

Your Review:

Your Rating:

 

 
Tips from foursquare

  • Diana F. on 07/09/10

    Amazing Greek food. Lovely, friendly people.

  • Jill B. on 02/27/12

    Best gyros, hands down. I've been going here since I was a little kid and always come by when I'm in town

  • Daniel H. on 12/25/11

    gyro with sauce and a lil' onions, delish!

  • Jose F. on 03/09/14

    Love this place! Food is excellent!

  • Glenn H. on 01/25/14

    Loved it... Small place, dinner-ish style hole@in the wall. But the food was great.

Check out Plaka Restaurant on Foursquare

 
Menu

More Greek Restaurants in New York

  • Yiasou Estiatorio
    Sheepshead Bay

    At half the price of Midtown estiatorios, Yiasou ("Cheers") offers a slightly reduced roster of whole fish on ice, but a larger... More on Yiasou Estiatorio >>

  • Spartan Souvlaki
    Brooklyn

    This off-the-beaten-path mainland Greek boasts "the best souvlaki in town," but it's the gyro that keeps us coming back. The moist herby... More on Spartan Souvlaki >>

  • It's Greek to Me
    Jersey City

    It's Greek to Me showcases the meat-bearing cuisine of the Greek mainland-specifically the eastern region of Thessaly, on the Aegean Sea,... More on It's Greek to Me >>

  • Pylos
    East Village

    Greek cooking has finally come of age in the East Village. With Pylos, where pots hang from the ceiling, we have many regional specialties to choose... More on Pylos >>

  • Ithaka
    East 80s

    Named after the home island of Ulysses, this restaurant shocked Villagers some years ago when it migrated from Barrow Street to the Upper East... More on Ithaka >>

  • Meze
    Brooklyn

    This Greek restaurant-decorated with amphoras and handsome as all get-out-appeared unexpectedly on the edge of an industrial region of warehouses and... More on Meze >>

See More Greek Restaurants in New York

Reviews and News

advertisement

More Greek Restaurants

Today's Daily Deal

E-Cigarette Ultra Kit ($50 value) View more Voice Daily Deals

Events Nearby

Restaurants Nearby

advertisement
Loading...