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Astiggos 8 | Monastiraki, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0321 4152
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (11 reviews)
“soutzoukakia” (3 reviews)
“greek salad” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Astiggos 8 | Monastiraki, Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The three of us had a lunch here - humus and aubergine salad as starters and some souvlakis as a main dish. It was a sunny, hot day and the waiter brought us a liter of cold water without even asking us. Nice! The house...More

Thank Hrvoje G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first Greek meal in Athens and was very good. Super friendly staff, that spoke fluent english and helped in choosing what to try. Just near the Flea Market. Nice greek food at a good price

Thank MariaGJacob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in the vicinity of, but not amidst, the small streets of Monastiraki, which makes it much less crowded--a blessing. The menue offers a good range of traditional Greek meze and cooked dishes. The service is very attentive and friendly. Everything we...More

Thank Christina H
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This is located around the corner from the Ancient Agora. We sat outside in the quiet street. The food was really delicious, service was friendly and the price was good value.

Thank Danrzr
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We'd had lots of nice mousaka and souvlaki during our trip round Greece, but this restaurant was one of the best as they had some interesting alternatives like pork stuffed with vegetables and meatballs in tomato sauce - which were both excellent. Really friendly staff...More

Thank katieko
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Really a nice place! Good food and nice people! Only downside was the number of cats around ... especially those marking their territory.

Thank Peter-Jan R
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

The food is sublime and the waitstaff outstanding. Say hello to John the host. He remembered my name when I came back the second time in as many days. The chef came out to greet us. She cooked Greek food straight from the heart. No...More

1  Thank VivaGoa116
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Quite a nice experience in this taverna in the area of the Agora. Moussaka was very good, Souflaki made with good quality meat. Service was fine. Liquors were offers at the end of our lunch.

Thank Voyager059
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

If looking for Greek food in the evening it is a very choice. Solo, couple, friends or colleagues will enjoy.

Thank wavushujaa
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Good food at fair price for the location. They bring you water when you sit, some garlic bread, which was delicious, and melon after the main course.

Thank Vladislav P
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

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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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