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Astiggos 8 | Monastiraki, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0321 4152
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“moussaka” (13 reviews)
“fried cheese” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Astiggos 8 | Monastiraki, Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here after 3 days in Athens which were full of pushing-it-too-far suggestions for a place to eat from unpolite and quite annoying people on the streets. Not following this local custom, the waiter in Kallipateira was easy and relaxed, and we liked the menu...More

Thank Alon F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great lunch here, and we liket it a lot, so we came back for Dinner. Good meat, and good vegeterian options as well.

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant with my colleague from Luxembourg - it was reccomended from my local guide - and it meets every expectation and beyond. Good local food and very fair Price - not far from the more expensive turist food restaurants. Go there -...More

Thank H_Stoevring
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This restaurant is located a bit aside from the tourist paths of Monastiraki area, but I do believe it is one of the best Greek cuisine cafes / restaurants in the city. We've been here twice in our 3 days stay in Athens, every time...More

Thank LenDchik
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This was our first dinner while visiting Greece and we were really pleased with the food and kindness of the people there! The watermelon salad with feta is really an amazing match! The price are more than decent, we laid 60 euros for 6 including...More

Thank Dimitri H
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had fresh sea bream (very fresh), the meat ballss in tomato sauce, greek spaghetti ( like a Greek salad: tomato sauce with very good herbs). The cheese balls and aubergine rolls as a starter are also very good. The restaurant is in pedestrian area,...More

Thank Brigitte S
Reviewed 31 July 2017

In the tourist part of Athens - you usually get tourist Greek Food = average quality food. We found this place in a quiet part where you can overlook part of the Acropolis mountain and it was superb food. So much so, we went back....More

1  Thank FINDER22
Reviewed 31 July 2017

My partner and our friends found this gem of a restaurant after touring the Acropolis and the Agora. The man running the restaurant was very accomodating of our requests and provided excellent service. The food was excellent...I had the watermelon salad and the moussaka, my...More

Thank FiGee123
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Feta with honey is the best here. It is the food of gods!!! The best addition will be retsina. We should try it Greek dishes!

1  Thank Elena B
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across the restaurant & chose to stop to grab lunch. Best food in our 10 day trip in Greece. The service wasn't pushy, the prices reasonable & the food fantastic. Very traditional away from the tourist traps. Very highly recommended!

1  Thank Jaretthecarrot
Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a
difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the
Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized
streets surround the remains of both the Greek and
Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is
where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the
tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki
Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Astiggos 8 | Monastiraki, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Monastiraki
  • Neighbourhood: Monastiraki
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0321 4152
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