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Fish Cafe

3 Veikou St | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
+30 210 9235813
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Ranked #286 of 1,959 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $11
Cuisines: Hamburgers, Seafood, British, Healthy
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Athens Original and Best Fish and Chip Place. Icelandic Cod, Hellenic Potatoes, Cretan Rock Salt and Homemade Tartar Sauce makes up to well delicious sit down or take away meal. Located a stones throw from the Acropolis. Makes this a inexpensive and favorite hang out for travelers and budget conscious foodies. The local wine varieties we stock pair perfectly with our foods try our Nemea reds and whites with your meal.
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Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This place is recommended by Rick Steves. The name is not actually fish cafe although the location is correct. Food was amazing.

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International
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is nice little place to get out of the hustle and bustle of the main tourist drag which only a block away. There's a laundromat next door so travellers like me can do our washing while having a meal.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The waitress was nice and fast. Free drinking water was at our table immediately :-) the food was great and cheap. They have not only fish, but also really tasty burgers. The fish was good, but fried, hence fatty. Their yoghurt desert is soooo good! It is definitely worth a visit after visiting the Akropolis!

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Perth, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Love love this place! Big serves and really tasty food!! The service is so professional and friendly!! Must go for an affordable yummy meal!!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I tried out the fish and chips...large portion ! It was huge and very filling...The fish fry is so yummy You must try it out

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

we ordered the platter that came with calamari, huge shrimp and battered fish and real(not frozen) french fries. it was delicious. I would recommend to anyone who enjoys seafood.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Chips were good, but the fish was super soggy and not flavorful. The greek salad was good, but it is everywhere in Athens. It also wasn't as affordable as it is touted here.

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South Pasadena, California
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62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

You can sit in the bar next door to eat and drink if you wish, the owner is the same. This place is great and located right near the Acropolis and what appears to be a decent hostel although I wasn't staying there. If you are in the mood for fish and chips and perhaps some onion rings, then I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I am going to this place for some time. Great affordable food but terrible service. today we waited 15 mins...waitress was talking on phone and totally ignored us. saw us and left the place. Went upstairs and didnt care for customers. Waited and waited and noone at all came to service us. huge dissapointmet.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Great quick breakfast near the Acropolis. We were staying at nearby Hotel Tony & this was an excellent breakfast option. Small good value for money menu...their website shows current menu. After 9.30am it is not as busy as the "in-house" guests [backpackers] service finishes then.

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