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Chez Lucien

#432 of 2,052 Restaurants in Athens
€€ - €€€French, European
_____ 32 | Petralona, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0346 4236
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (7 reviews)
“entrecote” (5 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
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French, European
€€ - €€€
_____ 32 | Petralona, Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Although small and difficult to find a table, especially after 9 pm, this place is one of my favorites. The entrecote with the mashed carrots and the potatoes au gratin is delicious, the onion soup is one of the best I ever tasted and the...More

Thank Zoe K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Going out to have a Saturday dinner is not only about food. Restaurant quality is not only about food. It’s the total experience that natters. So when you’ve made a reservation days ahead and you show up on time it’s a spoiler to find out...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing French food!!! And the owners are very polite and sweet!! I have never seen such a fast service!! The only problem is that the place is very very small ..

Thank despoina l
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

The food was well cooked and the atmosphere was great. The snails as a starter were amazing. The mains were entrecôte and duck, which was both very good. The food took its time to be prepared, so this is not fast food, but although the...More

Thank Kiki k
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Lovely, cute little restaurant with a very welcoming hostess. The pumpkin soup was excellent. Very much liked the salad with duck as per their trademark entrecote bairnese, it is certainly tasty, though the quality of the meat is not top class. But I can understand...More

Thank Simos S
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Very good French bistrot, good menu, very polite staff and pleasant, small place, but good if you like French cuisine.

Thank Mikki2211
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Excellent French Bistrot, GREAT food, the salads, meat dishes and desserts were amazing, highly recommend it, wonderful menus and prices.

Thank AthensMikki
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I LOVED this restaurant! The proprietress was so kind and clearly all of the ladies there, the chefs and servers and our hostess were obviously passionate about food. We ate here on our 2nd fo 7 nights in Athens and I honestly wanted to go...More

Thank Abimbola O
elescanne, Gérant at Chez Lucien, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Thank you so much ! And you did the right thing keeping time for greek cuisine while in Greece, they are goood at it :p

Reviewed 18 June 2017

A great small genuine French bistrot. They have excellent home cooked food and 2 types of menus you can choose from, that include a 3 course deal. The entrecôte and filet were cooked to perfection, great carpacio, salads and desserts.

Thank AthensMikki
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is the worst place I' ve ever visited. The chef is not french but Albanian with a french accent. The food was so dull and the Au gratin potatoes must have been cooked over a week ago. The atmosphere is also indescribable. Pool and...More

1  Thank eugerm71
elescanne, Manager at Chez Lucien, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Our chef doesn't have a french accent but an albanian one. She was trained by Chef Lucien like all our team and all our recipes our executed by the gramm to the original recipes. Especially the beurre café de Paris that requires more than 20...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$41
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
14:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: _____ 32 | Petralona, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0346 4236
Un vrai p'tit bistrot niché dans Athènes!
The authenticity of a french bistrot in the heart of Athens !
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