For those who consider themselves to be gourmands, a trip to Greece is often at the top of the to-do list. Traveling the globe isn’t always a possibility, however, especially for those who can’t take time away from the office. Fortunately, there are countless restaurants located in America that serve great, authentic Greek food. Greek language translation isn’t always as easy as many people think, however, and it’s important to understand at least some Greek if you want to get the most out of eating Greek food.
Fortunately, you don’t need to be a Greek language translation expert in order to understand enough to enjoy a good meal. Here are just a few common dishes that have Greek names but can usually be found in American restaurants.