Brothers Jake and Telly Topakas moved to Colorado Springs in 1997 to follow their dream of opening their own restaurant and Jake and Tellyís Greek Taverna was born. Having grown up in the industry, they learned the tools of the trade from their family members. Shortly after opening, the brothers realised that their customers loved their traditional Greek offerings over their American bar and grill cuisine. They made the decision to rebrand themselves to be the only full-service Greek restaurant in the area.A couple of years down the road, Jake and Telly realized they needed to perfect their wine list. They both spent a lot of time and effort learning about Greek wines and wine pairings in general. Telly spent many years studying wine, and today allocates much of his time to cultivating the award-winning wine list at Jake and Tellyís Greek Taverna.Jake and Tellyís Greek Taverna offers delicious and authentic yet creative Greek cuisine, along with several vegetarian and gluten-free options. This restaurant is also known for its fabulous service an extensive wine list. Customers rave about Jake and Tellyís ëSaganakií, ëSauteed Kalaharií, and their tzatziki sauce. They have some of the best lamb around, including ëLamb Shankí, ëLamb Ribsí, and ëLamb Kebobsí. For dessert, finish off your meal with the ëBaklava Cheesecakeí. Jake and Tellyís Greek Taverna also offers Happy Hour specials and monthly wine tasting dinners.Jake and Tellyís Greek Taverna provides a comfortable and gorgeous atmosphere to enjoy quality time and impeccable cuisine, both inside and on their huge outside patio that provides beautiful views of Pikes Peak. The restaurant has been awarded ìBest of Colorado Springsî in The Gazette and The Independent, along with several other accolades. Jake and Tellyís Greek Taverna offers professional catering on and off premise, and can accommodate private parties in-house.
2616 W Colorado Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80904