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Lysikratous 4, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0322 7971
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“rabbit” (27 reviews)
“rice pudding” (8 reviews)
“moussaka” (31 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:59All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Lysikratous 4, Athens, Greece
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1 - 10 of 419 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated in the Plaka close to everything including the Acropolis Great food and wine in a very pictures setting. Staff was great. The rabbit was wonderful.

Thank William N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at this restaurant bc we were looking for something close to our Acropolis hotel area and even though it was on a busy tourist street, it seemed more Mom and Pop. We were a bit disappointed bc the meal was very expensive and...More

Thank Collierville38017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As the representative of a small group of touring American artists, I worked with Fotis to arrange for our meal on our first Saturday in Greece. He worked with me to arrange for an diverse choice of entrees from the diverse menu that the restaurant...More

Thank greeklwy
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I really cannot agree with the poorer reviews. This place was a great experience for me. The atmosphere is wonderful, tucked away from the noise and bustle of the street the canopied courtyard is both rustic and elegant and the inside is cozy. Service was...More

Thank Melissa O
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Dephne's was recommended by our tour guide so a group of us, 12 Americans, had dinner our final night in Athens. Nice atmosphere & food was good but when the bill came it was all added together; not separate checks as we requested. Waitor handed...More

Thank Annette P
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were attracted to this restaurant because of the quaint courtyard and the reasonable price on the menu. The outside restaurant sign and the one on the menu said Epis, the inside sign said Daphne so we didn't really know if it was one restaurant...More

1  Thank thu51
Reviewed 8 October 2017

I'm not sure why the poor reviews because we had an excellent meal here. The service was wonderful as well. Perhaps we were lucky to be there on a good night. The food was fresh and delicious and portions were generous. This was one of...More

Thank Foodieforu68
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We passed this place a few times while out walking so decided to try for dinner. Overall it was disappointing. A nice courtyard setting but the food was too bland and the service wasn't the best either. The bill was highest of the trip and...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The vine-leaves and moussaka were great, definitely recommend. Service was excellent and the courtyard seating was very cute.

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 27 September 2017

entrance to the restaurant is a bit confusing because they share the same entrance with another restaurant. the hostess didn’t ask us where we would prefer to seat, so we found ourselves in the inside part of the restaurant which is like -1 and very...More

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$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:59
18:00 - 23:59
18:00 - 23:59
18:00 - 23:59
18:00 - 23:59
18:00 - 23:59
18:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lysikratous 4, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 7971
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Daphnes is a classic in every sense of the word located in Plaka and the preferred destination of visiting public figures from the international political scene and business world.
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