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Taverna Saita

Kidathineon 21 | Plaka, Athens 10558, Greece
+30 21 0322 6671
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant” (19 reviews)
“lamb” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Kidathineon 21 | Plaka, Athens 10558, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Saita is located next to a nice church and offers real greek food, cooked inside their kitchen and served instantly. personnel is friendly, prices are normal and you can feel like home. besides, plaka is an island :)

Thank cathpain
Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat outside under for a late dinner. An acquaintance recommended this taverna. It was crowded but there was one empty table in the corner. We asked for it to be cleared and sat there. I ordered lemon lamb which was the best I’ve ever...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here on the recommendation of a friend of a friend who is a local. It's just on the edge of the plaka so it's a good location for people watching and not many cars without being too crazy. The food was good. My...More

Thank Chelsea921
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by the staff at our hotel and I guess it was ok. Service was good and my dropped knive was quickly replaced. My wife's veal dish was very good with a large chunk of tender veal dressed in a tasty reduction sauce. My fried...More

Thank Ernesto M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had read so much about this place and it’s all true. Wonderful local dishes cooked with a home style and service which is simply outstanding. The night we went they were very busy but everyone was looked after which is amazing. The food is...More

1  Thank Damian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An unpretentious establishment in what seemed like a quiet corner in the of the plaka. Was told that I could have the alfresco table for a limited time and within the hour, the whole place was full. The oven baked eggplant was simply delicious.

Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended by the our hotel staff, and centrally located. Started with fried eggplant, super fresh and well prepared. Then had a chicken dish with pita, yogurt dip, and awesome fries, and also had a baked lamb and potato with lemon sauce special dish. We...More

Thank Turtledove8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not feeling all that hungry so shared three entrees, still loads of food!!! Only small but packed out mid week with tourists and locals alike.

Thank Melissa and Mar... D
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Nice and traditional taverna on the feet of Acropolis!Greek authentic kitchen famous for cod and garlic sauce.Very polite people I recommend this place!

Thank Sia G
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We came here by chance in our last day in Athens. We were looking for something traditional and we made a good choice. All food was excellent with sardinas, lamb and musaka at their best. Service was good but a bit slow though. All in...More

Thank Bogdan2005
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kidathineon 21 | Plaka, Athens 10558, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 6671
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