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Elaea Mezedadiko

19-21 Stratigou Makrigianni Ioanni, Athens 117 42, Greece
+30 21 0921 2280
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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19-21 Stratigou Makrigianni Ioanni, Athens 117 42, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Located near the Acropolis in a lovely street lined with other restuarants. Instead of pushing a certain dish or using "try the local cuisine" approach, the lovely lady asked what I was in the mood to eat. Then offered dishes that were similar to what...More

Thank Lily N
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

As you mention our main objective is guest satisfaction that is why we procure the freshest quality ingredients which are prepared with great care by our "mother" cooks. Our professional service staff provides honest and polite hospitality with a friendly smile. We appreciate you posting...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited Elaea this evening. Had a fantastic meal in a lovely setting (near the Acropolis). Great service and reasonably priced. Nothing more to say - you should visit! Kevin & Julia

Thank Kevinsview
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We truly appreciate you dedicating a bit of your time to post about your dinning experience on TripAdvisor. Our guests' satisfaction is of the utmost importance to us and your verification rewards all our efforts. Thank you for your recommendation.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We where 5 friends for lunch . Very special food. Very good service. Kind peoples. Say no more,just great.

Thank Wander819348
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for taking a bit of your time to post about your experience on TripAdvisor. Your positive remarks are greatly appreciated and motivate us all to keep up our standards and improve further.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We literally stumbled onto this gem. Near the Placa shopping district. Safe area. I had a lamb pot and my friend lamb chops. Perfectly prepared. All six of us agreed it was our best restaurant Most friendly staff. We ate outside excellent weather. A treat!...More

Thank drd2824
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We truly appreciate the time you dedicated to post about you epicurean experience at our establishment on TripAdvisor. It is always so rewarding for all of us here at Elaea Mezedadiko to receive such positive feedback from guests. Thank you so much!!!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing food, Friendly staff and a beautiful atmosphere. What more could you want! 11/10!!! Meg and Lachy🇦🇺More

Thank megmiller7
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Meg and Lachy, thank you for your brief and to the point positive remarks and for giving a bit of your time to post about your experience on TripAdvisor. Our guests satisfaction is our daily objective and reviews like your not only reward us but...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My favorite restaurant in all of Greece. In a huge city like Athens, the first-rate staff at Elaea made my experience feel like a cozy neighborhood bistro. Everyone -- starting with the delightful hostess, Irene -- made us feel at home, personifying the legendary Greek...More

Thank Doree19
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

You cannot conceive how rewarding to our efforts positive reviews like yours are for all of us here at Elaea Mezedadiko. We appreciate the time you dedicated to post your remarks on TripAdvisor. Thank you for your continuing preference and we await your return, soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried a few restaurants on makreegani street and this was another favorite restaurant of ours. Food very good Service very friendly Atmosphere very beautiful

Thank kenneth s
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Kenneth your review is greatly appreciated. A satisfied guest is so rewarding for all of us here and motivates us to continue and improve!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place! The staff is so exceptional! A friend In our group has severe gluten allergy and the staff was super accommodating. We are there several times due to the superior service. The food was all fantastic: gyros, souvlaki, mixed meat grill, meatballs...More

Thank Ambassador272543
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your satisfaction is our reward! Thank you for your preference and for taking the time to post about your experience on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant very close to the Acropolis and the museum, in the center of everything. We enjoyed it very much the dishes were tasty and quite big!The prices are very honest.

Thank alex s
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your positive review and the time you took to post it on TripAdvisor. Feedback like your rewards all our honest efforts. Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stopped when the friendly staff person struck up a conversation, and at recommendation I tried the lamb in a pot. It was the best thing I've eaten on this trip and I've been in London and Athens for about a week. The service was...More

Thank zacharyneal77
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate that you dedicated the time to post your very positive critique and recommendation on TripAdvisor. We put great care into everything we do to satisfy all our guests and it is feedback like yours that rewards all our efforts. Thank you!

Nearby
Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
...More
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ghfan
31 August 2018|
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Response from Jazelynv | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don’t know. But you can look up the restaurant online and give it a try.
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mh972
2 April 2018|
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Response from IOANNIS I | Property representative |
We regret to inform you that we are an a la carte restaurant. You can get a traditional Greek variety platter at 25€ for two person.
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mrswatson0108
27 January 2018|
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Response from IOANNIS I | Property representative |
We accept credit cards (VISA & MASTERCARD)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 01:00
Monday
08:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 01:00
Thursday
08:30 - 01:00
Friday
08:30 - 01:00
Saturday
08:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19-21 Stratigou Makrigianni Ioanni, Athens 117 42, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Neighbourhood: Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0921 2280
  • E-mail
Description
A traditional Greek restaurant next to the new Acropolis Museum, reached easily by the nearby Acropolis Metro Station. It concentrates on unique local ingredients and recipes to create the Greek "mezes" (tit-bits) plates which usually accompany wine, ouzo $ raki. The mezes provides for a wide variety of tastes to choose from in smaller portions and lower prices. Come & try our Greek hospitality!
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