Yefsi Estiatorio Eastchester | Press
Yefsi Estiatorio is a Greek & Mediterranean restaurant located in Eastchester, NY. The best place for dinner and private events.
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Dining out at Greek restaurants, aka tavernas, is generally a casual affair. But dining out Hellenic-style can also be sophisticated—case in point, the new 160-seat Yefsi Estiatorio in Eastchester. Helmed by Executive Chef Christos Christou, its menu has more than 20 mezedes, plus numerous mains and specials.

“I’m a farm boy at heart,” explains Christos Christou, executive chef and principal owner of the six-month-old Yefsi Estiatorio in Eastchester, a new sibling to the original in Manhattan, which opened in 2011. We’re not talking Iowa corn or Wisconsin dairy but Cyprus eggplants, figs, lemons, and peppers…

In an area where Italian restaurants abound, it is a breath of fresh air to savor the enticing fragrance of rosemary, mint and thyme that await you at the newly opened Greek restaurant, Yefsi Estiatorio in Eastchester.

Chef- owner Christos Christou traces his roots to Cyprus, where his family farm raised sheep and goats, grew vegetables and prepared yogurt and cheeses. His mother and grandmother cooked at the local taverna and young Christos was surrounded by the foods of Greece…

Yefsi Estiatorio is a recent and welcome addition to our area, serving Greek and Mediterranean cuisine from an extensive menu that goes well beyond the usual fare. The executive chef and owner, Christos Christou, from Cypress, selects high-quality ingredients mostly imported from Greece. He also runs a sister restaurant in New York City on York Avenue in the East 70s…

Restaurant buzz: Greek in Eastchester

Opening alert: Yefsi in Eastchester

Christos Christou, the chef behind Yefsi Estiatorio on the Upper West Side, is opening a second high end Greek restaurant in the former Casa Brusco location in Eastchester…