01/09/18 6:00am
01/09/2018 6:00 AM

The Hellenic Snack Bar & Restaurant in East Marion has been a family-owned business on the North Fork for a very long time.

Beginning with John and Anna Giannaris, the same family has owned and operated the iconic snack bar since 1976READ

02/14/15 10:00am
02/14/2015 10:00 AM
George and John Giannaris at the renovated bar last year. (Credit: Carrie Miller, file)

George and John Giannaris at the renovated bar last year. (Credit: Carrie Miller, file)

Friday, Jan. 30, was an important date in the life of the North Fork. No, it wasn’t Groundhog Day, and it wasn’t the date of another Big Snow Storm. It was the seasonal reopening of the Hellenic Snack Bar in East Marion, and the former Joan Giger Walker and I were privileged to be there for the occasion.

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04/28/14 10:41am
04/28/2014 10:41 AM
Fundraiser organizer (from left) Debbie Volinski and Hellenic owners Maria, George, Anna and John Giannaris. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Fundraiser organizer (from left) Debbie Volinski and Hellenic owners Maria, George, Anna and John Giannaris. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

A fundraiser was held Thursday at Hellenic Snack Bar in East Marion to help a naturopathic doctor from Riverhead pay her medical bills after suffering a series of medical issues.  (more…)