Meaty, spicy gyros and terrific tzatzikióin platters or pita sandwiches are the draw at Karavas. “Truly spectacular,” declares NAtiveNewYorker, who adds that the perfect pita also deserves props. Of Karavas’ two locations, guttergourmet gives the edge to the shabbier Seventh Avenue shop, which makes pizza as well as Greek plates.
Karavas Place [Greenwich Village]
162 W. Fourth Street (at Sixth Avenue), Manhattan
Karavas Pizza ’n’ Pita [West Village]
108 Seventh Avenue S. (near Christopher Street), Manhattan
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