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Savvas Roof Garden - Souvlaki & Kebab

Athens, Greece, Monastiraki 155 61, Greece
+30 21 0321 1167
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“kebab” (32 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Athens, Greece, Monastiraki 155 61, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

Great atmosphere, the food comes in large portions at a cheap price but does not sacrifice on quality. The staff is very accommodating, polite and attentive. It does get crowded there, so anticipate a wait or reserve ahead of time! My wife and I ate...More

Thank Dirigo93
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The rooftop has a great view and could be actually relaxing but what stressed me out the most is the way the service worked. Too slow and with bad attitude, we even got charged for the server's mistake on a dish.

Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a restaurant with an amazing terrace with a great view of lit up Acropolis. It is air conditioned inspite of being on the terrace. They serve delicious Salads, Pizzas, Pita & hummus & pastas. Great place for vegetarians like us. Not too expensive with...More

Thank Praful G
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The Savvas Roof Garden is specialized in souvlaki and kebab, and as for service they are really quick.But sometimes they put red pepper on pita bread,which is not favorable by some people..also the tables,which are being put outside the street are few with the result...More

Thank SaintClair1986
Reviewed 6 May 2018

nice people, quite nice atmosphere, delicious falafels (large portions!), came with hummus and much more. 10 Euro dish enough for 2!

Thank Simon M
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

The host was very nice and he quickly arranged our table. We ordered gyros and they served us something like microwaved pizza, even though we pointed at the photo from the menu. The drinks were not carbonated, maybe they were open for some time before...More

Thank Боян П
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Famous Greek restaurant on Ermou Street near Plaza Monastriakiou serving traditional Souvlaki (basically barbequed sausage meat about the size of a hot dog) and Gyros Kebab (Doner kebab) but with soft moreish wraps rather than flat and dry ones. Plus extensive menu catering to both...More

Thank Howard T
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Real souvlaki as it should be! Nice view of the Acropolis Rock. Went there twice while on holidays in Athens. Both times enjoyed the Portion of Gyros and Souvlaki wraps.

Thank Tiverius
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We had three great meals here while in Athens. It is right by the Monastiraki Metro station. The waiters were very friendly & helpful. Most spoke English. The portions are VERY large... think about sharing. The meat platters were amazing, with ample amounts of homemade...More

Thank iowamom2014
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Pita Souvlaki: 2,20.- take away / 2,70.- inside Sis kebab on plate with yoghurt and tomato: 8,50.- / 9,50.- small / large / inside Greek salad : 6.- Heinekken 500ml : 2,80.- We ate in more restaurant, but this will the best. Value for money

Thank OxyWat
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Athens, Greece, Monastiraki 155 61, Greece (Formerly Savvas Kebab)
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Central Greece  >  Phocis Region  >  Monastiraki
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0321 1167
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Continuing until nowadays responsibly and non-stop, the long tradition and history that began in the distant 1922 at the chain's first restaurant in Athens, the new and luxurious cafe-bar-restaurant Savvas opened in early 2014 on Ermou Street, Monastiraki District and offers traditional cuisine with quality ingredients that the Athenians and rest visitors have been experiencing in the past decades and continues to honor with their presence until now. The newest member of the restaurant chain Savvas, distinguishes among Athens Restaurants, as it is the only restaurant of the chain and one of the very few traditional restaurants in Greece that are located in a modern 4 level building that is divided to: a) The Taverna (ground floor) that provides with an internal garden with natural waters and stage for music with traditional instruments and musicials, for a friendly taverna atmosphere. b) The Sports Cafe-Bar with Acropolis View (1st floor) which is the ideal spot for stopping by and relaxing during the day time, by later as well for guests who wish to enjoy a cold or hot beverage while watching their favorite team on the wide plasma tv screens or after dining in the restaurant. c) The a la carte Restaurant with Acropolis View (2d floor), that is suitable for those who prefer absolute privacy and want to enjoy the beautiful and romantic view of the Acropolis d) The Roof Garden Restaurant-Cocktail Bar (called Taratsa) is situated at one of the best spots in Athens with unobstructed view towards the Acropolis, making for one of the best summer hot spots in Athens, where guests can enjoy refreshing drinks or tasty food, while enjoying the breathtaking view, in one of the best bar-restaurants with Acropolis view in Athens, Greece. The new luxurious restaurant complex of Savvas restaurant chain, offers the ultimate combination of high quality ingredients with the traditional culinary recipes at affordable rates, for a unique gastronomy experience to all who choose Savvas bar-restaurant for their enjoyment, as it is suggested as one of the best bars and restaurants in Athens, for its great view overlooking the Acropolis and for the value for money prices.
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