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Kallisti Gefsis

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Asklipiou 137, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0645 3179
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Tue 18:00 - 12:30
Sat 18:00 - 12:30
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Reviewed 5 April 2014 via mobile

Kallisti gefsis offers excellent flavors, reasonable prices, central location and all these in an artistic, interesting setting. The service is immaculate and the wine selection, although not vast, definitely interesting. We tried 4 dishes and they were all superb. Worth visiting for a culinary night out...

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Reviewed 27 August 2011

I've been there a few times and I've always been quite satisfied. Of course don't expect Michelin star cuisine here. That said however, everything is very well cooked and really tasty. Nice greek cuisine, often times very creative, with good quality ingredients. The wine list is not big. It has some good selections of mostly Greek wines. Service is very... More 

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Dimitra D, Director of Sales at Kallisti Gefsis, responded to this review

Dear Visitor, Thank you for your kind comments.We are glad that you liked our cuisine.It is true that we do our best to keep our standards high and ensure qualitative meals to all those who visit us.Our menus have been renewed and the prices have been adjusted accordingly too.The most important part is that we renovated our place keeping at... More 

Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 15 September 2010

Very nice greek food and only greek wines from all the Greece,but Timos Petrides is not there anymore to help. I think is a new restaurant with young people and nice atmosfere. The menu is small but you can find interesting thinks.

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Dimitra D, Director of Sales at Kallisti Gefsis, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing this review with us.We are happy that you enjoyed all in all our menu.Mr. Petrides is true that is no longer with us but our team has been renewed with two great Chefs.We would like to inform you that since your last visit, significant additions have been made to the menu making it more... More 

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Reviewed 5 April 2008

A very nice place to try Greek plates cooked in a most delicate way.. Try it and ask from Timos Petridis to suggest you a wine..

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$56 - US$224
Cuisine
Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
Tuesday
18:00 - 12:30
Saturday
18:00 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Asklipiou 137, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Exarchia
  • Neighbourhood: Exarchia
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0645 3179
Description
Kallisti Gefsis is a cozy,refurbished restaurant right in the heart of Athens serving greek creative cuisine.It is housed in a neoclassical building of 1920's,where memories of old and modern art deco revive.We often create themed events with local flavours in partnership with Greek wine estates.Enjoy your meal while our sommelier offers you a crescendo of wine enjoyment.We refresh our menus depending on the seasonality of the products and we always offer something unique to remember.Either you travel for leisure or for business,Kallisti Gefsis is your best choice for lunch or dinner.

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Exarchia
Exarchia is in many ways Athens’ best-kept secret, discovered by relatively few international visitors. Located behind the main University and Polytechnic buildings, it is unsurprisingly home to many students, intellectuals and politicos. This is reflected in the area’s vibrant street art and graffiti, which seems to cover almost every inch of wall space. Some of the best Athenian tavernas are located here, as well as its most alternative bars and underground music venues. You'll find political bookshops and quirky stores here, yet it is also a neighborhood inhabited by families and older folk. On Saturdays, punks and grandmothers alike head for Kallidromiou Street, nestled below Strefi Hill, to pick up fresh produce at the traditional laiki agora (street market).
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