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Ta Bakaliarakia tou Damigou

41 Kidathineon | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
+30 21 0322 5084
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cod fish” (13 reviews)
“moussaka” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
41 Kidathineon | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

after reading previous reviews , we must have got them on a bad night or there has been a change of owners !!! my wife and i called in here on 7th nov 2017, its what i would say typically greek taverna, but thats what...More

Thank michael k
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A local Greek woman told us about this place. Located in a basement, it's very easy to walk right by. The first clue that this was going to be a good place were the patrons. We were the only tourist in the joint. It's not...More

Thank BoilerDaveNH
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Created in...1865, this restaurant is an established gastronomical "institution"! But, being a basement, you have to try not to miss it in the busy and noisy Plaka. The intelligent granddaughter of the founder and her charming husband keep it warm and successful. Last night, with...More

1  Thank Costas M
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We had great dinner in a very typical basement restaurant. All dishes were excellent. The grilled octopus and the grilled calamari were splendid - perfectly cooked! Service was really nice. Desert was offered and the bill very reasonable. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Voyager059
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Both my friend and I dislike being hustled on the street to come into a restaurant, but this is Plaka so we decided to go with the flow. Had a very pleasant and reasonably priced meal with live music in the background. A nice surprise.

1  Thank Jen B
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We stumbled across this lovely taverna by accident. Live music (sat night) was superb. The food was excellent and fresh. The white wine was delicious. All very reasonably priced.

1  Thank jilly122333
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We went there by accident. Its in Plaka and if you enter you can see on walls pictures that proof the place is more than 100 years old. Prices are very reasonable. We had a lot of appetizers all very tasty and of course cod...More

Thank Yiannis K
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Its is the oldest Athenian tavern in Plaka. The name means fried cod fish and it's their speciality served with a spicy garlic sauce. The menu is the one they always served in Athens tavernas. Tasty stuffed vine leaves with rice. Nice meatballs, many vegetarian...More

Thank Fotaris
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

The food was all tasty and well cooked. Lovely staff and a clean bright interior despite being underground. The sea bream was perfect

Thank kmm203
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I usually avoid submitting a review after visiting a place for the first time. So, this was the third time in the specific taverna, which I find quite cosy and authentic although it is located in a very touristic neighbourhood of Athens (Plaka). However, this...More

Thank NikosONearth
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

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Kidathineon | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 5084
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