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Vezene

Vrasida 11 Street | Hilton District, Athens 11528, Greece
+30 21 0723 2002
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Ranked #124 of 1,960 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $38 - $51
Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Greek, Bistro
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Vezene is an Ionian Inspired Greek bistro cooking primarily with wood fire grills and ovens. It is located opposite the Hilton Hotel on Madrid Park overlooking Ilissia gardens and Lycabetus hill. The menu focuses on dry aged meat and local sustainable seafood.
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  • English first
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  • Greek first
  • Italian first
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English first
Athens, Greece
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Though all dishes were very tasty, the excellent and well cooked meat stands out. Unfortunately the dessert was nothing special. Our server was super nice and went a long way to explain us the rather sophisticated descriptions on the menu. The atmosphere is both laid back and upscale so you can enjoy a relaxed conversation while getting a great meal.... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This restaurant is in the center of Athens and it was very close from our hotel.It is a very nice restaurant,very good service everybody speaks fluently english and they explained us the menu.We had a very good tagliata and we had a very nice bottle of wine.The ambience is very chic and very modern and i think that if you... More

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Tychero, Greece
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The food was very good especially the meat, very tender and juicy. There are also some other interesting dishes, well cooked, such as the trachanas with sea shells, kritharoto with special meat The mini burgers were tasty and the salad refreshing. At the end came a huge dessert which is very difficult to eat it all specially after a good... More

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Athens, Greece
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187 reviews 187 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

been many times at Vezene and always had a great great dinner. Excellent service, excellent meat...maybe the best meat in athens served and cut in different ways..amazing scallops...the service is one of a kind...a must if you want to dine in athens...

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Athens, Attiki, Greece
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5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

A small size, nicely decorated restaurant opposite Hilton. Offers gourmet food with plain ingredients of High quality and well cooked. The appetizers we tried were not only Tasty but they offered a NEW tasting experience ! The meat is their strongest capability, from carpatsio to grilled, they know how to treat it properly. A good wine list and a nice... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Very near the Hilton. Great selection of beef, good desserts, and fantastic local wines. The staff was fast and courteous and the ambience was delightful. We will go again at our first opportunity.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Great experience! Top quality meat, beautifully cooked. Beef tartare to die for! Excellent fried potatoes with truffle oil and parmegiano. Very professional service! Aris dessert, very impressive but huge and way too heavy after dinner. Avoid it!

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Doha, Qatar
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

Nice atmosphere in a good Athens neighborhood. The food is very good but not Michelin star good, while prices are definitely one star level. I can think of many Athenian restaurants that offer the same quality of food at approximately half the price. Very good for business occasions as long as the corporate card pays the bill.

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Athens, Greece
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Food was so and so, some dishes better than others, but what spoils the whole thing is that tables are so close one next to the other, -tables for two are extremely small that there are times the dishes coming cannot fit. Location is great, very close to the Hilton and the Divani Caravel hotels. Go here if you are... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Conveniently located near some of the Athens big hotels and at walking distance from Kolonaki, a place to enjoy mainly meat. A variety of cuts, tasty and cooked exactly as requested. The youvetsi was a real treat. The day we had dinner there, we had an outstanding dish of tagliolini with sea urchins and cecina (Spanish cured meat). The shrimp... More

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