Restaurant News & Reviews

Taverna Agora

6101 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh.

881-8333, www.tavernaagora.com.

Cuisine: Greek.

Rating: **

Prices: entrees $11 to $16.

Atmosphere: Greek village taverna.

Service: mostly knowledgeable and enthusiastic.

Recommended: garides Agora, sampler platters, shrimp and mussels in tomato sauce, karidopita.

Open: dinner nightly.

Reservations: accepted.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express; full bar; vegetarian-friendly; kid-tolerant.

The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in four categories:

**** Among the Triangle's very best.

*** Rewarding experience.

** Generally acceptable.

* Hit-or-miss.

See Greg Cox's weekly

e-picurean column and check out the searchable restaurant database at http://triangle.com/dining/.

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