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Adrianou 68 | Eolou St., Plaka, Athens 105 56, Greece
+30 21 0325 1619
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“moussaka” (39 reviews)
“greek salad” (28 reviews)
“baklava” (12 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Adrianou 68 | Eolou St., Plaka, Athens 105 56, Greece
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Lovely meal
"Had olive, moussaka and a glass of white wine."
Jane O
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2. Excellent Combo Entrees
"Everything was tasty and the prices were reasonable."
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3. @@Lovely@@ @@Restaurant@@
"Enjoyed a lovely dinner here on our overnighter in Athens."
Brett P
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Great location and highly rated on travel sites. We ordered very regular traditional fares - fried calamari, lamb souvlaki and grilled Greek sausage. The calamari was great, lamb tasted a bit off, or could be the meat tasted different in Greece (and the texture) and...More

Thank James_wu
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

It took me Five days to find a restaurant that would serve me a decent quality glass of wine in a proper bulb glass...and I ended up finding it here for only €3 during their happy hour... Best thing is they are on the walk...More

Thank Dayworker
Reviewed 16 April 2018

I was very disappointed to be at this place for my last meal in Athens. (1) I could not drink my pina collada since it all tasted rum and no pina since the alcohol was too strong (2) I requested some olive oil for my...More

Thank gerigandingco
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This is a restaurant mainly for tourists. If you want to taste authentic Greek cuisine then you should try something else. Even more disappointed that olive oil comes at an extra charge!

Thank Adonis A
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I was sent here by Theo who owns The Loom in the Plaka. He claims his family owns the place so naturally he will promote it. It had indoor and outdoor seating. The decor was charming and the service was attentive but, not overbearing. I...More

Thank suchagirl
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Friendly restaurant, good range of meals with veggie options too. Indoor and outdoor seating, Well cooked food, nice choice of alcohol. Great location close to Hadrians Library.

Thank emmajane1975
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I was sent to Ydria by Theo at The Loom in the Plaka (a wonderful experience in itself). It's run by his family so naturally he plugged it, however, I was pleased I went. I had the chicken Souvlaki with lemon potatoes and was not...More

Thank SKT005
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The Greek mixed meat was excellent, but the moussaka was so so, probably been sitting around for too long . The cucumber salad was a cucumber sliced up and a few slices of tomatoes, which we did not mind, though the presentation left much to...More

Thank Wai M
Reviewed 29 March 2018

Ydria is an outstanding restaurant. Excellent food! Outstanding location. Excellent service. We ate here three times during our visit to Athens. The grilled octopus and the baked lamb with potatoes in lemon sauce are particularly appetizing. If you are here in the off season you...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Local greek food with friendly service at a good location adjacent to the Agora Ruins. Provides a quaint restaurant as well al fresco seating at the square. Quite reasonable for such touristic location.

Thank Bambang L
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
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adrianou 68 | Eolou St., Plaka, Athens 105 56, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0325 1619
  • E-mail
Ydria restaurant is located in plaka next to the ancient agora.Our wines collection along with our dishes are the best options for tasting a real Greek cuisine. All you have to do is trust us and let us take care of you. Our new menu is constructed by the award-winning chef Giannis Solakis. The new culinary options are based on the Greek creative cuisine and the traditional raw material from all around Greece.
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