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Yiasemi Cafe Bistrot

23 Mnisikleous, Athens 105 55, Greece
30 21 3041 7937
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Ranked #65 of 2,088 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Nyon, Switzerland
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124 reviews 124 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

If you want home style cooking, authentic Greek, and great prices check this place out when you visit the Acropolis. It is great to sit inside or out. We had three of the tapas and all three were memorable, the meatballs, pasta souffle, and the eggs and tomatoes. Could not recommend more given the value and quality.

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London, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We have been looking for another traditional cafe in the surrounding and ended up here. Why? because when we looked inside it was FULL while all other cafes around were empty! No coincidence actually, service was fine (though not superb) as it was really packed and they could hardly move around the small tables. Traditional greek coffee ordered and we... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

If you're around Plaka, find this little gem and you won't regretted. Very cosy, almost hipster, little place that serves the best kind of Greek food. Best I had in my 3 weeks in Greece. And for very very reasonable price. Must try!

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4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Cozy place but they we're not honest with the prices, we got a receipt that was'nt according to the final sum. €4 for one glass of wine. Average food, nothing special, but only €5 for a dish. But atmosphere was good. If you are looking for dinner, this is not the place to go.

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Nandrin, Belgium
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Our first evening in Athens, we discovered this place thanks to Tripadvisor. And it was a really incredible discovery. Very typical small restaurant, located on stairs. You can drink or eat outside, on a cushion on the stairs... Never seen... The menu was made with kind of tapas (small plates) typically Greek. We choose 4 plates for 2 and it... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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38 reviews 38 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

I was close to this place and found it because of TripAdvisor. It was rainning outside so we had 'Soup of the day' and 'Patsavouropita with cheeses, carrot and zucchini'. We had the Patsavouropita because the person sitting next to us was eating it. It was delicious. After having lunch, it started rainning too much so they tried to get... More 

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Voula, Greece
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

cosy, traditional place, fantastic cakes (the lemon pie is to die for!!!) Real Plaka feeling, scenic setting, service was very polite and helpful

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Setting on the stairs is very charming, service is good, food ok. We asked for bread which was hard and dry and charged for 1 Euro. Compared to the good dishes at 5 Euro each that felt like a rip off.

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Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Great selection, helpful staff and wonderful Greek food. A/c and no-smoking inside and lots of outside space cleverly located up the steps. The staff are all lovely and they don't rush you either to make your selections or move on when you are finished. Prices are very reasonable too. We had a lovely lunch and would go back if we... More 

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Cusco Region, Peru
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87 reviews 87 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

One of the most popular destinations in downtown Athens (Plaka suburb-Anafiotika area) mainly due to the fact that scenes from a well-known greek movie were shot here. Lots of passers-by and really nice atmosphere. We have also tried the food once, which was great and beyond the expectations I had for such a touristic place. A must go, especially for... More 

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Address: 23 Mnisikleous, Athens 105 55, Greece
Phone Number: 30 21 3041 7937
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
Cuisine: Greek

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