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O Kostas

5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
+30 21 0322 8502
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“souvlaki” (163 reviews)
“pork” (27 reviews)
“pitas” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fast food, Mediterranean, Greek
5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

Wow !!! Really nice delicious value for money. This is a small take away type joint i found when we whisking away from busy Athens main square( close to Parliament, Acropolis area). I believe the secret is its made to order with fresh quality ingredients...More

Thank Roshan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a VERY tasty cheap eat this is your place! The only problem is I needed to order more!! Slovakia was to die for

Thank dhesijk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For me, this was as regular a meat sandwich as I've had anywhere. I like family-run shops that have been around for a while, and have lived on through generations of owners and clients. This is one of those. But I didn't find anything special...More

Thank nuffadvicealready
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was expecting this place to be fantastic but the time it took to get our food made it not worth it. The pita was good and the pork decent. A good value for sure but be prepared to wait 30 to 45 minutes in...More

Thank George K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I think this place is a little over rated. I found the meat too salty, there is better souvlaki to be had in Athens. We went nice early and didn't need to queue.

Thank zany88
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Simple, fast, authentic, hole in the wall, all traditional gyros that are so tasty and yummy! .... as simple as that!

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

we had a short stay in Athens and O Kostas was the place we had to visit. this was well worth the wait, the sandwiches were not huge, but that's how they should be, they were the right size. great flavor and extremely fresh food....More

Thank like_the_sun
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Hands down the best Souvlaki in Athens and the best value for money too. My husband and I actually first heard about O Kostas on a TV Show where we heard about its history (an authentic family run establishment started in 1950, now run by...More

Thank rachietown
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

O Kostas is the perfect lunch spot for killer pork souvlaki! This tiny restaurant dates back to 1950, and offers authentic Greek street food at treat prices (2.50 for a souvlaki). Locals kept popping by the place when we were visiting- it's definitely the real...More

Thank njbruno
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Great authentic cheap souvlaki! We had the pork souvlaki that was so tasty! The place is extremely small but the quality of the food is amazing!

Thank phil1322
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$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 8502
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