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Stamatopoulos Tavern

Lyssiou 26 | Plaka, Athens 10558, Greece
+30 21 0322 8722
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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Lyssiou 26 | Plaka, Athens 10558, Greece
Neighbourhood: Plaka
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It was our 6th trip to Athens but first time in Stamatopoulos. Live music is great, food is not the best but very good. With its big garden, it attracts lots of tourists, but you have same problem for everywhere in Plaka (We prefer to...More

Thank gunba
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to go to an authentic taverna, it was full of Greeks and tourists, a good atmosphere and lovely music. we enjoyed the food, the service was a bit slow, sweet waiter but too tired! it had been a long day for him. the...More

Thank yve42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was the recommendation from our hotel (Plaka Hotel) and we were delighted to arrive when there was dancing, traditional music and three huge tables of Greek people in full party mode. They owned the dance floor and were a delight to watch. Great evening....More

1  Thank Fernlay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stamatopoulos is a lovely restaurant to visit if you like to try a variety of Greek dishes and wines in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We often went there for a 'late lunch' when most people had finished - we were usually tired, hot and...More

Thank Viv M
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We had a delucious lunch, with traditional Greek food - mousaka, souvlaki, kebab - and we enjoyed every bite. The atmosphere was pleasant and the waiters really fine.

Thank Maria Letitia C
Reviewed 19 April 2017

this is old tavern. the food is good, but there are places with music with more interesting food.they switched their main musician, the new fellow is good but not in the ballpark of the famous"diamond"

3  Thank heshcody44
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We intended to have our last dinner in Athens at another restaurant which unfortunately was closed. Instead we ended up here, despite the live music being played to attract the punters. We were assigned a table outside and were promptly served. We chose meat balls,...More

1  Thank LucyCarvalho
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Sharing a seafood platter, grilled eggplant with goat cheese and a salad, we enjoyed the traditional atmosphere of a truely Greek tavern. Service was friendly, the music enjoyable and the atmosphere enjoyable. Tables are set under umbrellas, or in the sun at different levels across...More

Thank ChardyG
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I combine a walk at Plaka with greek traditional entertainment delicious greek food at the Old Tavern of Stamatopoulos, listening live great tradicional music.

Thank asiabo
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Went here twice, late in the evening in early spring. Pleased to notice the Greeks were the vast majority of customers. The place is authentic. The food and drink we had was fine. Not exceptional, but good enough. The real attraction is the music and...More

Thank Boudewijn K
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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Paula W
I would like to look at the menu
7 May 2017|
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Diane S
Should we make reservations? There will be two adults on Sunday, May21.
12 April 2017|
Response from MatsSamaras | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Send Rhen an email. Have a great time in Athens and in Plaka at this very genuin Taverna. Kind regards, Mats Samaras
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Dinah S
Hello. Do you still have the dinner show and live music? How much is it?
26 November 2016|
Response from Deborah D | Reviewed this property |
I don' t know!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lyssiou 26 | Plaka, Athens 10558, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 8722
  • E-mail