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Xenios Zeus

Mnisikleous 37 Plaka | Anafiotika, Athens 10556, Greece
+30 21 0324 9514
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Mnisikleous 37 Plaka | Anafiotika, Athens 10556, Greece
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Ate lunch there on a Saturday afternoon in October. I had the fixed price meal (chicken souvlaki). Fair price, good food and alot of it. Great atmosphere; relaxed and quiet.Wait staff was attentive and committed to customer service. You can avoid stairs by approaching restaurant...More

Thank dukems
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband found this place on the way from Acropolis. Food was superb, would highly recomend this place.

Thank zumo
Reviewed 19 October 2017

You have to want to get here, but it’s worth the all the steps and ignoring the hawkers at all of the other restaurants on the way up for the food and the view. Start with the ubiquitous and delicious Greek white table wine, and...More

Thank Kitchenhelp
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant on top of the hill in the Plaka neighborhood serves delicious typical Greek food. We literally ate too much because it was so delicious. A must when in Athens!

Thank Max F
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful long lunch in the shade but with great views of Athens. Superb warm welcome and delicious Greek home cooking. Very helpful waiter. Restaurant just off the main tourist run so quiet and restful place to unwind after the acropolis!

Thank jq002
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We climbed steps through hordes of people and restaurants to a much quieter Xenios Zeus, a little off the beaten path, although close to the Acropolis, recommended in a Rich Steves guidebook. We were welcomed by amazing smells coming from the kitchen and seated promptly...More

Thank mamacooking
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stopped at this restaurant for lunch without a reservation and were told that even though there were many tables still available that they were expecting another tour group and couldn't accommodate our party of five. We understood and while we consulted our guidebook for...More

Thank Blabbott
Reviewed 21 September 2017

My boyfriend and I discovered this restaurant on our first evening in Athens and we ended up going twice in a row. We tried two of the set menus, and could not fault the food. It is great value for money, and allows you to...More

Thank KirstenMMF
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

A good surprise for our last lunch in Athens. Very good food, homemade, and nice view over Plaka. When you can find wild herbs cooked, it means locals eat there and the food is fresh and homemade. I strongly recommend! The stuffed zucchini flowers were...More

Thank kseniaVB
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We found this amazing restaurant by chance while walking around Plaka!! And I'm telling you the most authentic and best quality food ever!!!! A must!

Thank fhaeriz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mnisikleous 37 Plaka | Anafiotika, Athens 10556, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0324 9514
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Traditional Greek Restaurant
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