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article imageReview: Corfu Grill is an authentic Greek kitchen in Forest Hills Special

By Markos Papadatos     May 29, 2015 in Food
Forest Hills - To taste some of the best Greek food in Queens, New York, all one needs to do is take a train ride, drive or bus to Corfu Grill in Forest Hills.
Their lunch specials are highly eclectic, where the patron's meal will include a Greek or Caesar salad, or a chicken or lentil soup, or hand cut fries or lemon potatoes, as well as pita bread and the famous tzatziki sauce.
Corfu Grill in Forest Hills  New York
Corfu Grill in Forest Hills, New York
Their gyro meat is a blend of mixed lamb and beef, and it is best served on top of a Greek salad. Their gyro meat is tender and it is the quintessential choice for a lunch special, for $8.50.
Corfu Grill in Forest Hills  New York
Corfu Grill in Forest Hills, New York
For a few dollars more, at a reasonable price of $11.95, patrons can enjoy a seafood and lamb special, with a seafood combination of their choice, such as filet of tilapia, seafood pasta, fried or grilled calamari, or grilled or smoked salmon.
Their selection of desserts is quite creative and impressive, ranging from the Greek "galaktobouriko," the custard pie with phyllo dough, to baklava, to yogurt with honey and nuts, to their "Sweet Lovers" variety of Corfu's desserts.
Corfu Grill is situated in the heart of Austin Street in Forest Hills, New York, and it is open seven days a week, from 11 a.m. until midnight. Catering is also offered on the premises.
The Verdict
Overall, Corfu Grill is a gem, and it is worth more than just a passing glance. It has a very mellow and laid-back atmosphere. At every visit, there is always something different to try. With Greek music playing in the background, one can feel like they are in a local Greek village restaurant in the motherland. It is recommended for fans of the Greek cuisine. Corfu Grill earns 4 out of 5 stars.
For more information on Corfu Grill and its menu offerings, check out its official website.
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