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Mani Mani

  0.05 miles from Athens Studios 73 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Installed in the top floor of a graceful interwar house, this established nouvelle-Greek-cuisine restaurant does (as the name implies)  have a marked Peloponnesian tendency, what with... — Insight Guides

Discretely occupying the top storey of a 1930s house, this outfit takes its name from the Máni peninsula, but the food is in fact pan-Greek-mainland: meat, salads, mezédes, rare cheeses... — DK Eyewitness

Manimani strikes the perfect balance between sophistication and heartiness. — Fodor's

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Fresko Yogurt Bar

  0.2 miles from Athens Studios 68 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Delicious fresh Greek yoghurt is the base of all things here — Lonely Planet

After a hot and crowded visit to the breathtaking Acropolis, I enjoyed a wonderful treat of fresh Greek yogurt with my choice of unique toppings — Afar Magazine

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Strofi

  0.26 miles from Athens Studios 76 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

The Strofi serves standard Greek taverna fare (the mezedes and lamb and goat dishes are especially good here), but the view of the Acropolis is so terrific that everything seems to taste... — Frommer's

Book ahead for a Parthenon view from the rooftop of this exquisitely renovated townhouse. — Lonely Planet

Despite the strong following among tourists, the renovated rooftop garden with dramatic views of the lighted Acropolis still attracts locals. — Fodor's

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Daphne's

  0.26 miles from Athens Studios 78 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Daphne's serves such specialties as fried prawns with toasted almonds, and rabbit stew with Mavrodaphne (sweet wine) sauce. — Travel + Leisure

Discreet service and refined Mediterranean and Greek dishes help make Daphne's one of the most exclusive destinations in Plaka. — Fodor's

For many years, Daphne's has won rave reviews from almost every food critic. Its setting—an 1830s former residence with frescoes on the walls and a blissful garden—is one of ... — Frommer's

If you are a famous foreigner, or like to imagine that people think you are, this is one of the places you'll eat in Athens. — Concierge

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Ta Bakaliarakia tou Damigou

  0.32 miles from Athens Studios 73 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

This cozy family-owned and -operated basement taverna off Adrianou Street is just about my favorite place for a relaxed meal, especially when it's a bit chilly, when I can sit by the... — Frommer's

Open since 1865 and tucked away in a basement, this place has dour service, but the old-fashioned style (hefty barrels in the back room filled with the family’s home vintages, including... — Rough Guide

The last surviving basement joint in the area, O Damigos has decor that seemingly hasn’t changed since the place was founded in 1865. The barrels here actually contain good retsina, and... — DK Eyewitness

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Trattoria Plaka

  0.33 miles from Athens Studios 66 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

So many tasty looking cafes in the Plaka. So easy to pick one though. Just scan for the ones full of locals drinking a beer, smoking and talking. So many tasty looking cafes in the... — Afar Magazine

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Dionysos Zonar's

  0.37 miles from Athens Studios 76 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Location, location, location used to be the catchphrase that best summed up the raison d'être of this famously historic restaurant. — Fodor's

This upmarket patisserie's unbeatable location opposite the Herodes Atticus Theatre is somewhat spoilt by being right above the main Acropolis coach park, and by the eye-watering prices.... — Rough Guide

In a picturesque location by Fillipapous Hill with Acropolis views, this all-day restaurant has great traditional fare (including the best moussaka we have had in a long time), as well as... — Frommer's

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O Glykis

  0.37 miles from Athens Studios 68 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

In a quiet corner of Plaka, this low-key mezedhopoleio with a shady courtyard is mostly frequented by students and locals. — Lonely Planet

A secluded corner under shaded trees just off busy Kydhathinéon, frequented by a young Greek crowd, with a mouthwatering array of sweets, as well as appetizer plates — Rough Guide

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The Old Tavern of Psarras

  0.39 miles from Athens Studios 76 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Founded way back in 1898, this is one of the few remaining Plaka tavernas serving reliably good food as well as having the obligatory mulberry-shaded terrace. — Fodor's

One of the few remaining places in the Plaka that remains a cut above its tourist-trap neighbors, this spot is tucked away in a quiet corner under blooming mulberry trees. — Frommer's

This rustic tavern dates back to 1898 and is found on a side street near The Acropolis. Various dining rooms and terraces are spread across 3 different houses. Simply prepared local... — Michelin Guide

Away from the main hustle of Plaka, this taverna is a cut above the rest and fills tables cascading across the street. — Lonely Planet

The “Fisherman’s Taverna” is a large, classic Greek taverna set in a restored old mansion with plenty of tables outside, on a tree-shaded and bougainvillea- draped pedestrian crossroads.... — Rough Guide

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Edodi

  0.44 miles from Athens Studios 70 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

The winner of several national awards, this intimate, eight-table restaurant on the upper floor of a Neo-Classical house is tucked away in a quiet part of town — DK Eyewitness

Some say this is the finest restaurant in Athens, and if you want to splurge on exquisitely elaborate creations in an almost theatrical atmosphere, this is the place — Rough Guide

Bajazzo—the restaurant that introduced Athenians to haute cuisine—is no more, but when it closed in 1999, several top staffers decided to open an intimate, candlelit dining room (with... — Fodor's

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Taverna Platanos

  0.45 miles from Athens Studios 78 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Set on a picturesque pedestrianized square, this is one of the oldest tavernas in Plaka (established 1932). — Fodor's

A long-established taverna, with outdoor summer seating in a quiet square under the plane tree from which it takes its name — Rough Guide

One of Plaka's oldest tavernas, serving since 1932, Platanos is just what you want when you set out to eat unpretentious, grilled, and unreconstructed Greek dishes (try the lamb with... — Concierge

Dig into reliable home-style fare, such as chicken with okra, at tables under a giant plane tree. — Lonely Planet

Indoors, the walls are decorated with great old black and white photos and outside, tables spread beneath a shady plane tree (platanos means plane tree). — Frommer's

KLIMATARIA

  0.45 miles from Athens Studios 68 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Friendly, old-fashioned taverna serving ample portions of traditional fare at reasonable prices — Rough Guide

Within walking distance of the Acropolis, Klimataria is in a prime location — DK Eyewitness

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Dioskouri

  0.47 miles from Athens Studios 71 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

A landmark cafe sitting virtually over the railway line — Lonely Planet

On busy Adrianou, ideal for its view of the Acropolis, Agora, and Temple of Hephaestus (not to mention its excellent people-watching), Dioskouri has been serving tasty mezedes... — Frommer's

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Paradosiako

  0.48 miles from Athens Studios 73 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

For great traditional fare, you can’t beat this inconspicuous, no-frills taverna on the periphery of Plaka. — Lonely Planet

Off the fringes of Plaka, removed from the tourist traps, is this great little place offering traditional fare (its name translates to "traditional"). — Frommer's

Small place on a busy street serving unpretentious, reasonably priced, fresh Greek food. Just three or four tables on the pavement, and a similar number inside. — Rough Guide

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Mono Restaurant

  0.51 miles from Athens Studios 68 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

This swishy taverna, on the outskirts of Plaka near the cathedral, is one of the new breed of restaurants serving refined contemporary Greek cuisine. — Lonely Planet

Don’t let the name scare you off. If the low-quality tourist options in Plaka just aren’t cutting it anymore, head down the small P. Benizelou to dine in this gem. Modern and sleek, with... — Let's Go

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Avocado

  0.51 miles from Athens Studios 73 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

This excellent, popular cafe offers a full array of vegan, gluten-free and organic treats – a rarity in Greece. — Lonely Planet

For such a tiny spot in a narrow street just off the Greek Parliament building, small but stylish Avocado has many devoted fans — Fodor's

You know what’s great? Vegetables. A new vegetarian restaurant on a quiet street near Syntagma Sq., Avocado is the cool, hip place to go for delicious vegetarian meals. With a young... — Let's Go

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O Kostas

  0.56 miles from Athens Studios 68 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Souvlaki is one of the surest signs that someone out there loves us. Warm pita bread, tender meat, fresh tomatoes, and French fries—it’s the Elysian Fields in your mouth. A popular Greek... — Let's Go

On a pleasant square opposite Agia Irini church, this old-style virtual hole-in-the wall joint churns out tasty souvlaki and kebabs, with its signature spicy tomato sauce. — Lonely Planet

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Furin Kazan

  0.56 miles from Athens Studios 71 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Furin Kazan is continuously swarming with a mostly Japanese clientele -- a sure stamp of approval. — Frommer's

Busy Japanese restaurant – popular at lunch – with sushi, sashimi and yakisoba at reason- able prices. Other Japanese and Asian restaurants are nearby. — Rough Guide

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Athinaikon Restaurant

  0.58 miles from Athens Studios 75 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

Choose among classic specialties at this old-fashioned mezedopoleio founded in 1932: grilled octopus, shrimp croquettes with white sauce, broad beans simmered in thick tomato sauce, fresh... — Fodor's

This busy ouzerí was established in 1932 but moved here in the early 1990s. It is renowned for its good service, marble tables and fresh seafood mezédes like mussels saganáki, paella... — DK Eyewitness

Long-established, old-fashioned mezedhopolío with a huge variety of good-sized, mid-priced mezédhes: seafood – such as shrimp croquettes and mussels simmered with cheese and peppers – is a speciality — Rough Guide

Not many tourists come to this favorite haunt of lawyers and businesspeople who work in the Omonia Square area. You can stick to appetizers (technically, this is an ouzeri) or have a full... — Frommer's

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Thanasis

  0.63 miles from Athens Studios 78 The TripExpert score is determined by calculating the general consensus of expert reviewers. Learn more →

In the heart of Athens’ souvlaki hub, at the end of Mitropoleos, Thanasis is known for its kebabs on pitta with grilled tomato and onions. — Lonely Planet

My favourite gyros shop looks like a tourist trap, but it's reasonably priced and fantastic. — Afar Magazine

Reckoned to serve the best souvláki and yíros in Psyrrí — Rough Guide

The only time Thanasis is not crowded is when it's closed. — Frommer's

Perennial candidate for best purveyor of souvlákia and yíros in town, Thanassis is always packed with Athenians queuing for a take-away or waiting for a table (you can’t book ahead) — DK Eyewitness

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