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Taste of Greece

67 Adrianou | Plaka, Athens 105 56, Greece
+30 21 0321 0550
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Excellent selection of local and regional specialties

We were looking specifically for olive oil from the region and found several. The young salesperson... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2016
Pam C
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Ormond Beach, Florida
Good Wine and great variety

I have been here before. I can definetely recommend the wine & Olive Oil in this shop. I went... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2015
JenJenniferMS
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Vienna, Austria
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"Taste of Greece" is a gourmet tasting place where you can taste delicious traditional Greek products that each village, town or city produced such as Cretan and Kalamata olives and olive oil, Wines from the famous vines of Nemea, MASTIC liqueur & sweets from the island of Chios (the only place in the world where you can find Mastic) and the famous Greek OUZO from different parts of Greece!
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May 22, 2016
“Excellent selection of local and regional specialties”
Feb 4, 2015
“Good Wine and great variety”
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67 Adrianou | Plaka, Athens 105 56, Greece
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+30 21 0321 0550
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Reviewed May 22, 2016

We were looking specifically for olive oil from the region and found several. The young salesperson was very well informed on her products. We bought kalamati olive oil and another small container of first press olive oil. There were several candies, cookies, and pastries that...More

Thank Pam C
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Reviewed February 4, 2015

I have been here before. I can definetely recommend the wine & Olive Oil in this shop. I went there with my boyfriend and he did not want to belive me that the Metaxa he is buying will be worth it, but he had to...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2014

Looking for a great, fairly priced place to find Greek food items and souvenirs? Look no further than Taste of Greece! This store has QUALITY items, excellent and friendly service. Yiannis helped us figure out what kind of honey and olive oil to bring home...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2014

Popped in to grab a bottle of wine and was pleasantly impressed with the help and recommendation. Great service that allowed us to quickly walk out with the perfect bottle to enjoy on our hotel balcony as a wonderful Athens farewell.

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Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

This place is THE place to get all of your souvenirs. We saw the reviews on trip advisor and decided we would check it out since we had some extra time to shop and didn't want to be hassled by the inauthentic souvenir shops. The...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2014

Yiannis helped us to choose olive oil, sweets, olives, and ouzo as souvenirs and for gifts for family members. His recommendations lead us to products that we would have never discovered on our own. We had a large number of items shipped to our home...More

1  Thank Megan L
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Reviewed September 10, 2014

The owner was helpful in picking out few products like baklava, some candies, etc for my friends. He was never pushy and gave some samples to try before we bought anything. I got some candies, baklavas, and olive oil. I wish I had bought more...More

1  Thank laladreams
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Reviewed September 3, 2014

There were several people who I felt I had to get something (e.g., friends who always look after our dog when we travel), and I was able to get everything I need to find everything needed here. Everything they sell here is from Greek and/or...More

1  Thank Aya M
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Reviewed August 30, 2014

I entered in the shop with no specific intention of buying, but there were such interesting products that I went out with a filled enough bag. I asked for some unusual things and I have very nicely been recommended a few (for exemple, those sweet...More

1  Thank Anthony B
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Reviewed August 24, 2014

I found this little shop on my last day shopping in the Plaka. I wasn't pushed into buying anything but the owner was very helpful. I bought some olive oil, skin care and body lotion. I have to say that it is the best I...More

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Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
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