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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Cocktail Bar
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“Erotic, nostalgic, romantic, loving, warm and lively. A place with a unique aesthetic.”
  • 75 locals recommend
Event Space
“The Zappeion Mansion, or simply Zappeion, is one of the most important buildings in Athens. It is located south of the National Garden and the old Palace and West of the Panathenaic Stadium. Today it operates as a conference and exhibition center.In the garden works a great all day coffee - restaurant, the famous AIGLEE.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Café
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“Trendy Gazi centers on Technopolis, a converted gasworks with the interactive Industrial Gas Museum, contemporary art spaces and a concert venue hosting indie, jazz and world music. The mural-filled streets around Gazi Square feature tavernas, global eateries and gay-oriented bars and clubs that buzz until daybreak. Local galleries and quirky shops sell works by Greek artists.”
  • 59 locals recommend
Shoe Shop
“About 30 min from the villa,this discount village offers all kinds of shopping at low prices.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Café
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“Amazing bar with a great view at the Acropolis hill both day and night. Book in advance on weekends!”
  • 49 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Ama Laxei on Kallidromiou is also a local favourite. With an outdoor courtyard that is always packed in the summer, as well as a vibrant indoor space, this historic spot is an essential Exarchia bucket list. Serving up a range of traditional Greek cuisine, the menu is a flawless mix of delicious meze and succulent meat plates. If you’re in a big group make sure to book in advance.”
  • 77 locals recommend
Bar
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“Enjoy your drink in a cool terrace with a view to the Acropolis and a wonderful sunset.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Kebab Restaurant
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“The kebab is known as an Eastern food tradition. Trust me Greeks cook it and they do it great. A great cheap lunch that is something that you must taste. And is it is located in monastoraki area of Athens that you can enjoying shopping sightseeing and art galleries. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Café
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“All day cafe with good savory and sweet pies. It is a very cozy place, a meeting point for locals in Plaka, the old town of Athens.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Great vegetarian and vegan restaurant. We usually go for lunch. Everything on the menu is yummy! ”
  • 61 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“For all kind of flavors and dishes located in the heart of the historic center of Athens.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“An awarded greek restaurant nestled in the neighborhood of Koukaki. Serves original traditional flavors in a refined way. Most of their products are brought by small producers from Mani (Peloponnese). Try their mouthwatering pasta with rooster.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Café
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“A small bar with french atmosphere, jazzy music and tables outside. One of my favorites. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“Great Quality with reasonable prices in one of the nicest areas in Athens Exarcheia. It is vegetarian friendly, has vegan and gluten free options ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Food and ambiance Local cuisine, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly My spouse had pappardelle which he raved about. The beef cheeks with potato puree were... Excellent Traditional Greek food!! The octopus didn't arrive but that didn't matter in the end as the rest was f...”
  • 33 locals recommend
Souvlaki Shop
“High quality modern souvlaki in a nice environment. Try chicken and mushroom chopsticks. ”
  • 37 locals recommend