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Oven Sesame

Aiolou 17, Athens 10551, Greece
+30 694 044 0686
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  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Fast Food, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Aiolou 17, Athens 10551, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for something light add easy. The classic options are good for vegetarians (most have cheese though so not vegan). My wife and I got the Veggie Grill and another one which was fantastic. Great idea and very tasty. Prices start at around...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty salad, crispy sandwich and fresh lemonade. Delicious! Close to the park. Friendly staff. Very nice lunch spot.

Thank jen l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a must to try, delicious meal especially the one with Fitta, good prices, bread quality is great. I highly recommend to visit.

Thank Marayem A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great lunch at the Oven Sesame just off Syntagma Square. The sandwiches were delicious. The lunch was economical. I wish I could duplicate this in the U.S. Great concept, great food.

Thank F5023JFdavid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this place walking casually in the city center and thought we should check it out. The two of us bought two sou classic menus ('sandwich'+side+drink) for only (total)12 euros and we were amazed by the fresh taste the food had. Also the staff...More

Thank Tímea K
Reviewed July 29, 2018

I only visited once. What bothered me is that the bread should have a specific taste (koulouri with sesame seeds), instead, it was cold and tasteless. The filling didn't impress me and the overall experience was less than average. Good try, but needs more work...More

Thank Mr_Georgek
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

We discovered this lovely place just by going down the street. The smiley faces of the employees stopped us. We made the best decision!! What great fresh food. Everything was delicious and so fresh especially the salads that I enjoyed so much that I bought...More

Thank ZakBennettA
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

We ordered 2 Bacon &Egg sesamies. They were made quickly. However One had no bacon on it at all. After asking the staff I got it in the end. It was not really to our liking es th e mayo was too penetrant and OT...More

Thank Kathalovesbooks
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

The pita is very crispy, like a cracker, the ingredients are tasty, but not too generous though. You might need a second to fill you stomach. Good for low budget.

Thank A K
Reviewed May 14, 2018

Oven and freshly baked, sesame covered bagel ring (Koulouri) filled with various staff. Good looking, impressive street food. Choose "Armenico" - spicy, minced meat sauce filling. Great taste, highly reccomend to taste. YOu can try to eat by walking, but take a break, sit down...More

Thank Gergely B
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aiolou 17, Athens 10551, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighborhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 694 044 0686
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Freshly baked Koulouri packed and served in less than three minutes along with sweet and savory ingredients
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