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Vyzantino Taverna

18 Kydatheneon Street | Plaka, Athens, Greece
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“lamb” (14 reviews)
“greek salad” (10 reviews)
“mousakas” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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18 Kydatheneon Street | Plaka, Athens, Greece
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to just sit, grab a very reasonable priced beer or cocktail and watch the world go by. The waiters were exception, friendly and attentive. The apps we had were tasty and well priced and the beer and wine was wonderful! The atmosphere is...More

Thank SteelCity13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant and spot! Ordered lamb souvlaki and fried fish and salad. Would have liked maybe a few chips or salad on my plate of fish but staff very friendly and food was very tasty. Really lovely touch to offer us watermelon at the end....More

Thank joyspili21
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly and very delicious food excellent service by mr panagiotis.i success bagidakia and shrimps saganaki, very good house wine,excellent fruits,good service.

Thank andreas h
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Good authentic food. Not too fancy but a great place to enjoy a bite to eat. Gluten free options too.

Thank Paul V
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I visited here twice whilst staying in Athens for lunch and for evening meal. I enjoyed a Tuna Salad and white wine for lunch, and then stuffed burgers and chips with white wine for an evening meal. Very good on both occasions, good value for...More

Thank JakeYork
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The three of us had just finished nearly 5 miles of walking, including the Acropolis at 0800, the Ancient agora, the Roman Agora, etc. - a circumnavigation of the Acropolis. Lovely lunch of memes , wine and water. Not far from a nice gelato/ice cream...More

Thank JohnKinnaman
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I have been coming to the Vyzantino for many years - probably over thirty years if I think about it and have eaten here many times. There is nothing intrinsically special about it; it is an honest Greek taverna that specialises in "mayirefta" i.e. ready-made,...More

Thank PaulH4
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We were looking for a place to eat lunch in the Plaka district and chose this restaurant when a man standing out front showed us a menu and offered us free drinks. The food selection was quite nice and the prices were reasonable. The staff...More

Thank goismymiddlename46
Reviewed 6 June 2017

While exploring the Plaka, there are so many Tavernas to choose from. Best just to pick out one that looks good and friendly. We had a group of six and chose here and were seated immediately. It was a good choice, food and service were...More

Thank TheCards
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We went here after being recommended it by a tour guide whilst enjoying a day visit to Athens on our cruise. We were quickly shown to a table and within a couple of minutes the whole place was totally packed out. Our waiter took our...More

Thank Whackerv23
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
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Kydatheneon Street | Plaka, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30103227368
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