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Taverna Plaka

#462 of 2,039 Restaurants in Athens}
££ - £££Greek
6 Kidathineon, Athens 105 58, Greece
+30 21 0323 2334
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good28%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible15%
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6 Kidathineon, Athens 105 58, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The taverna is in the heart of Plaka with outdoor seating and live traditional music. There was a person outside trying to coax patrons to dine there but he wasn't very pushy. It was touristy but The food was pretty decent and the atmosphere was...More

Thank jmlars
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made a stop here for drinks but ended up staying for dinner. It's located in the heart of Plaka District on a very busy street but we managed to find a quiet corner to enjoy our food and also do some people watching. We...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a place I would visit again. Nice and friendly staff and live music was the only things that would differentiate from other surrounding restaurants in Plaka. Commercially cooked, there is no love in the food.

Thank Dana G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Basic Greek food, industrially made (the core of mine was still slightly cold...). The location is relatively pleasant and the staff nice.

Thank Le_Gaumais_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sat at the outdoor tables and had lunch. We started with a very big dish of Tzatziki and followed with Moussaka. We could have done with more bread with the Tzatziki. The service was quick though it was a late lunch so they weren't...More

Thank manzag
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went with the waiters suggestions and were not disappointed. The lamb of the day was so tasty and melted on your mouth. Great food great service

Thank Kerryk18
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The food was very good - Jimmy was amazing - very attentive and entertaining - life music a definite plus.

Thank gvf
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch and we weren't disappointed. The food is lovely and flavorsome. The prices reasonable and the service quick and friendly. You can see all the home cooked food being prepared in the kitchen.

Thank laz007
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Came upon this place whilst searching for somewhere to eat soon after arriving in Athens, and ended up going twice more in the week. The friendly waiter remembered us and our drinks order each time! Lovely food with something for everyone, and great that there...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

With the heat, I'm eating Greek salad after Greek salad and not a lot else. The Greek Salad here was fine, lettuce at the bottom, slivers of onion and green pepper and large chunks of tomato and cucumber, with a rectangle of feta sprinkled with...More

Thank PortlandORGirl
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
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Kidathineon, Athens 105 58, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0323 2334
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