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O Kostas

5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
+30 21 0322 8502
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“souvlaki” (147 reviews)
“pork” (22 reviews)
“pita bread” (12 reviews)
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Fast food, Mediterranean, Greek
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5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
Neighbourhood: Plaka
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This small local restaurant has what amounts to 2 hot plates but serves up some of the best gyros and souvlakis in the city. The line of locals wraps around the door starting from right when it opens. A fantastic stop for authentic street cuisine!

Thank Lee N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good quality. Not much space for hanging around. The Souflaki is excellent. You will have to wait, but what you get is real fresh.

Thank Christoph R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cheap, not oily, tasty, pleasant, yummy..please keep it open at afternoon as well.. (just a wish).. A must visit.

Thank Thanos P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far THE best souvlaki we have had thus far and we've tried quite a few this trip. So fresh and delicious!!!! Definitely a place that is a favorite amongst the locals and happy we could get a taste of it as well....More

1  Thank heidisue01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with my girlfriend as she insisted and all I can say is that I wasn't disappointed. There wasn't a long line but we waited a while for the souvlaki but it was worth it. The bread was delicious, warm and soft, and the...More

Thank aLan817610
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good snack to have on the go. Very good souvlaki. Recommend going there early so you can beat out the lines!

Thank Anchie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The queue looks short but was extremely Long due to the shortage of manpower (?) It took me around 15 mins to just take my order... I didn't fancy the meat. It was hard although barbecued.

Thank Kaiwithacloud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A perfect snack at any time of the day. Merely talking about it right now is already making me hungry again.

Thank Cheng Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sorry to give a bad review on the place that is so highly rated here but it was a disaster. This fast-food shop is said to be a must-visit place in Athens. I visited it twice. both times it was a disaster. The best what...More

Thank Alevtina K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a tiny place and hard to eat inside. No vegetarian option for me, but my friends said it was probably the best kebab they had ever had... it's a tourist-free zone but worth checking if you want real food at a very low price......More

Thank markhillary
Nearby
Plaka
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
...More
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Sahir N
Do they have chicken gyros?
8 May 2017|
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Response from OmarPaketa | Reviewed this property |
They dont
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Ahmed F
Do they vegetarian Souvlaki?
14 April 2017|
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Ahmed F
Do they vegetarian Souvlaki?
14 April 2017|
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Response from Ferlae | Reviewed this property |
Unfortuntely they don't. if you want to taste vegetarian souvlaki go to Kalopsimeno in Exarheia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 8502
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