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Cafe Avissinia

7 Kinetou | Monastiraki, Athens 105 55, Greece
+30 21 0321 7047
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sardines” (12 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
“moussaka” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
7 Kinetou | Monastiraki, Athens 105 55, Greece
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1 - 10 of 328 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We sought out this cafe after seeing such positive reviews online and were a little underwhelmed, to be honest. It's immensely popular and as such is quite busy - especially when tables are squeezed together to get bums on seats. There was some live music...More

Thank Shell S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A local friend recommended this restaurant to us. We were a group of 7 late arrivals from london. Although they were full, the manager managed to find a table for us on the roof. It was a perfect meal with impeccable and friendly staff. The...More

Thank Ned C
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you sir for your very warm review! We are very happy that you and your company were satisfied by our services.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best favs in Greece! Delicious sardines, dolmades, outstanding white taramasalata. Make sure you book the roof terrace as the views are fabulous! Very friendly and welcoming restaurant. Highly recommended.

Thank glamourpuss48
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear customer, thank you for your review. We are happy that you are satisfied by our services.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I never had a bad meal there. Gorgeous roof top terrace and cosy shabby chic restaurant. Best tarama in town, a wonderful place to have lunch if you are in downtown Athens. Service can be a bit slow but the atmosphere and good food will...More

Thank joanazuluaga
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear customer, thank you for your review. We are happy that you are satisfied by our services.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did not know about this place and were so lucky that a friend of us brought us here. It's a little bit difficult to find as it is hidden behind some houses is a square. I would recommend to go for dinner and ask...More

1  Thank HKJOslo_Norway
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear customers, thank you for your review. We are happy that you are satisfied by our services.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went when the weather is too hot for the roof terrace and there was no live music. But... it was great. Wonderful food (classic Greek) and good service. Also in a charming neighbourhood to walk around and shop!

Thank terrymlon
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear customers, thank you for your review. We are happy that you are satisfied by our services.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us ate lunch here today. It was such a perfect meal that I want to immediately review it. We all shared small plates of tearamomasalata, dolmates, grilled eel and green beans mixed with potatoes at wife said the

Thank Pfitzgerald1946
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear customers, thank you for your review. We are happy that you are satisfied by our services.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had spent our first night at the 5 star terrace of the Grand Bretagne hotel for a special dinner with stunning views of the Acropolis - it was pricey but value for money. Recommended to go to Cafe Avissinia - what can I say!...More

Thank Jcac67
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear customers, thank you for your review. We are happy that you are satisfied by our services.

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We met up with a local friend I hadn't seen in years, and she brought us here. What a treat! We'd been dining at the top TripAdvisor restaurants in Athens for a couple of days, and Cafe Avissinia exceeded them all. We sat on the...More

Thank jillflyz
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Dear customer, thank you for your review. We are happy that you are satisfied by our services.

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely evening with a spectacular view and delicious Cypriot and Greek food! I warmly recommend the grilled fish and desert with a rose pudding was marvelous!!!

Thank DRM55
Avissinia_Management, General Manager at Cafe Avissinia, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Dear customer, thank you for your review. We are happy that you are satisfied by our services.

Nearby
Monastiraki
Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a
difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the
Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized
streets surround the remains of both the Greek and
Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is
where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the
tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki
Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Kinetou | Monastiraki, Athens 105 55, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Monastiraki
  • Neighbourhood: Monastiraki
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0321 7047
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