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Aleria

57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
+30 21 0522 2633
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (35 reviews)
“pastitsio” (20 reviews)
“mousse” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Greek, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
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1 - 10 of 511 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Aleria a Friday night , the place was quiet , nice ambience , kind service. The old building nicely restored was really elegant . Every dish we tried was amazing. As starter we had the mousse and the tartar And as main dish...More

Thank Veta M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, very polite and helpful staff, romantic atmosphere!great variety of wines! I strongly recommend this place!

Thank Guappa2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I had the pleasure of dining here last week on our visit to Athens. A very fine restaurant in a rough area. The staff throughout especially Mike, Maria and Eftychia were excellent in looking after us. Their enthusiasm for describing the wines...More

Thank claire m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A surprising in an amazing way experience. I had heard the restaurant was good but it exceeded my expectations. I think I can say it was the nicest food experience I have had for some time. The menu is small as it should be and...More

Thank Marios T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and my now wife went here immediately after getting engaged (so this review is seven months late). We had the tasting menu with the wine pairing. We felt somewhat under-dressed as the place is very nice, but the staff could not have been nicer,...More

Thank Joshua C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As mentioned in the margins of other reviews this is not sitting in an obvious street for top draw dining ...it is a poorly lit street and if you walk there then fear not, its worth the effort...the interior is very elegant and as reviewed...More

Thank RobF123
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited on the 30th of October for dinner. The restaurant has a stunning interior which is quite contemporary but at the same time fresh & welcoming. The food is really top quality, very creative & ultimately delicious! Presentation of each dish is truly a work...More

1  Thank Andre M
Reviewed 13 November 2017

No mistakes ,everything was perfect .We chose a degustation menu of 7 plates and it was absolutly delicious.The service was discret and oustanding.We decided to go with Wines pairing the food and the Sommelier made great choices of TOP WINES (not basic ones like in...More

Thank Titof211
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We has the seven dish tasting menu II and I had the wine tasting to go with it. We had wonderful food, great wine, and excellent service friendly with lots of information without being intrusive. They added a three element amuse bouche and a sorbet....More

Thank David D
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful find. This place is outstanding. We had the 5 course menu with matched wine. The staff are wonderful, the food brilliant and the setting and ambience just perfect. Our menu was €48 and the paired wine an extra €25 each. Just superb...More

1  Thank Donald M
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5 August 2017|
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Response from Vasileios S | Reviewed this property |
not really. everyone were casual - smart dressed.
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Judy A
22 May 2017|
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Response from Mark_RHouston_TX | Reviewed this property |
I used AMEX. I'm sure Visa and m/c too. Not sure about others.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$44 - US$52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
19:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0522 2633
  • E-mail
Description
The restaurant is a perfectly restored villa from the early years of the previous century. The decor strikes the perfect balance between luxury and ambience, creating an atmosphere which is quite formal but still unpretentious, cozy and elegant. The restaurant's creative cuisine has been awarded many times and promises to impress you with a brilliant parade of re-synthesized Greek cuisine The chef Gikas Xenakis is one of the best proponents of the New Greek Cuisine movement which now attracts the most talented chefs in Greece. His philosophy is one that combines a calm but confident control of the modern cooking techniques with his memories of traditional home food cooked with the best and freshest ingredients that the sea and land of Greece offers. At Aleria you will enjoy Greek fine dining in wonderful surroundings in what is considered as one of the best value for money restaurants.
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