Enveloping a historic concept that dates back to 1966, Andreas Restaurant has secured its niche in the Providence area with its longstanding success. One of the oldest restaurant in the area, the location offers Mediterranean style cuisine in an authentic manner that simply cannot be found anywhere else. Andreas was located where Antonios Pizza is located now on Thayer Street, and then in 1982 they moved up in the corner, where we are still today. The manager Tony and his team are meticulous in their efforts to provide something that doesn’t cut corners, and their efforts are nothing short of remarkable. After moving here from Greece five years ago, he has always had a passion for driving his talents of the culinary industry to the forefront. In doing so, the entire experience immerses guests into the heart of the Greek culture, simply making it a must while visiting the providence area.The dishes are an authentic reflection of what one would find in Greece, with a flair of American in it to provide some familiarity. Chef Neri is consistent in his efforts and he certainly drives the cuisine to greater heights, holding each option to a higher standard. The Leg of Lamb is a popular option worth indulging in, crafted with a rosemary and garlic rubbed leg of lamb topped with a minted demi glaze. For the novices to the Greek cuisine, or simply someone who just wants a little of everything, the Hot Meze Platter provides something for everyone and is a perfect option for those who want to share their meal. No matter the instance, Andreas certainly has something to adhere to all palates making it perfect for any outing. To bring it all full circle, the attentive staff provide a warm and welcoming experience that promises a genuine quality and care. Andreas hosts a vast selection of wines from Greece as well as imported liquors for guests to enjoy, as well as a couple of Greek beers that hit the spot. The location also has a backroom that can hold up to thirty five people for private events that has a projector and full music capabilities. Everything is homemade from scratch, ensuring a trustworthy and honest experience on a consistent level. Stopping in is simply a must while in Providence for the historic quality as well as top notch food.
268 Thayer St.
Providence, RI 02906