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Kostas

5 Pentelis, Athens 10560, Greece
(+30) 2103228502
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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74 reviews 74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Just for peoples information, this is not the right Kostas, and many if the photos are wrong!! and this is not the best souvlaki in Athens. Many of the photos here with an old grandpa making souvlaki with the store name: ΚΩΣΤΑ is not the one reviewed here. There are two restaurants named the same but... one of them is... More

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Athens, Greece
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Just to set things straight. This is a place you go for a take away/standing up dream-souvlaki. There is nothing else to order. I know this place since 1962, as a high school young man eating souvlaki from Kostas (the grandfather of today’s Kostas) in Andrianou str at that time. Believe me, today after all these years that Kostas has... More

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Clifton, New Jersey
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98 reviews 98 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This place appears to be absolutely nothing from the street. I'm actually surprised to see some of the Tripadvisor pictures because I don't even remember seeing a menu, etc. We basically walked in, the guy made us a gyro (we thought that was the only thing you could order), and we took a seat on some stairs down the street... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

It was worth the walk to get there. We were not disappointed. It's strange to order eat then pay but it works for them. They had a lineup out the door and they still managed to take our order and bring us food in less than 20 minutes. They also timed it so we got our 3rd sandwich right after... More

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Once you choose your meal from a greco/english menu you are lost in translation!!! Place is bustling with locals coming in and out, being served a bit without any particular order... Nevertheless if you are in Thens, relax cause you're probably on vacation and have all the time in the world. Just enjoy all the mouthwatering aromas coming from the... More

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Went to get a real souvlaki yesterday from Kostas after having not such a good one from other recommended location the day before. These souvlakis really do taste as good as everyone says. I am not a huge fan of pork but these were so tasty and fresh that I could have had more than one. Sat outside on the... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is amazing!! So fresh and good. They even don't touch money with her hands!! Top quality. Go go go for it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

It was the most tasty souvlaki we had in Athens. We had 3 souvlaki in pita and 2 beers for 11 euros! It's a tiny little place, not easy to find.

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Edmonton, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Very much above average small and inexpensive take out Souvlaki place a few blocks from the Parliament building. Juicy and flavorful pork wrapped in a pita with yogurt, onions, tomato, and parsley. It can be a busy place which speaks to its popularity among locals and tourists a like. Hours are pretty limited, something like 9 AM to 3 PM... More

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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I've had some other pita souvlakis in Thassos, Greece, before. This one is delicious. The old guy prepares it in front of your eyes. It takes 2 minutes and it costs 2 euros. I've had two of them. A must go.

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Additional Information about Kostas

Address: 5 Pentelis, Athens 10560, Greece
Phone Number: (+30) 2103228502
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Greek

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