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3 Veikou St | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
+30 210 9235813
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Ranked #358 of 2,134 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $11
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
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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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

................................ I like very much the food and the staff! Nice and friendly people!............. Thanks! Happy new year 2015!!

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This is the second time we've visited this great little cafe, after discovering it shortly before leaving Athens on our last trip. We had the sharing fish platter with prawns, squid and fish all done in a tasty crispy batter, with tartare and sweet chilli sauces to dip in to and chunky herb-sprinkled chips. A crunchy salad completed the beautifully... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Really fresh food cooked to order, happy staff, and all nextto one of the best sports bars in Greece.

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Mill Valley, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

A small, industrial-looking palce with great grilled kalamari. Situated conveniently next to a coin laundromat, and a sharming bar that caters to foreigners, all owned by the same folks. There is also a tourist office that offers luggage storage if you are traveling outside Athens.

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3 restaurant reviews
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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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56 reviews 56 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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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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
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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New Delhi, India
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22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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16 helpful votes 16 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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Additional Information about Fish Cafe

Address: 3 Veikou St | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
Phone Number: +30 210 9235813
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 11
Cuisine: Hamburgers, Seafood, British, Healthy

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