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The Speakeasy

Open Now: 8:00 PM - 5:00 AM
Open today: 8:00 PM - 5:00 AM
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Phenomenal cocktails & atmosphere

Couldn’t recommend this cocktail speakeasy any higher. Perfect in every detail. Yes, the door is... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Portland, Oregon
via mobile
Nice drinks

It was hard to find. I did not understand you had to ring the bell at #12. We ended up in the cafe... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2018
The Hague, The Netherlands
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  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Sep 25, 2018
“Phenomenal cocktails & atmosphere”
Apr 15, 2018
“Nice drinks”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The drinks were very poor in alcohol : 9 euros for colored water. Not polite staff. No value for money.

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t recommend this cocktail speakeasy any higher. Perfect in every detail. Yes, the door is not advertised - as advertised ;) Know the address, dress well. About €10-12 per cocktail - but they’re worth it.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

It was hard to find. I did not understand you had to ring the bell at #12. We ended up in the cafe upstairs. It was only when I went to the toilet and noticed people disappear in a door that I figured it out....More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ChanaJane3
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

We didn’t drink any cocktails so I can’t really write anything other than that they looked good. Wine was reasonably priced and the music and atmosphere was really good too. Service okay. It’s fun to try to find this place with your friends, a good...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Lisa-nyst
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Nice bar, nice cocktails and the staff was very polite. It is beautifully decorated in the inside and we loved the music! We strongly recommend for you to visit if you ever be in Athens

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank aspasaki84
Reviewed January 10, 2018

the most amazing at this bar is the entrance door.....someone must take you there otherwise you risk not to find it!!!! inside is small, simple and really worthy to spend your evenings nice music

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank myania
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere and an overall concept of how to find the bar and the entrance. We went there for a cocktail around 2:30. Not very busy but cosy and welcoming. Cocktails are very good. Definetley go there for a cocktail if you are around the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank antonisko
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Hidden bar! You aren't going to be able to spot it if you don't use maps or someone how know where it is! Really nice decor and cocktails!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank phil1322
Management response:Responded July 6, 2017

Thank you very much for the kind words! Hope to see you again if you come back to Athens.

Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Cozy and warm atmosphere for a drink at the center. Just ring the bell. Kind stuff. Go for it when it has live performances

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank eiriniskl
Reviewed September 23, 2016

This is a hidden cocktail bar where you can go inside by knocking a casual door. This concept impressed us a lot. The guy who was making the cocktails was a great guy. He helped us about everything. And his cocktails were top class. This...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Can S
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