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Taverna tou Barba Yianni

Mpenaki 94, Athens, Greece
+30 21 3033 1078
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average31%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 1, 2016
“Old greece”
May 11, 2015
“Great local food with real flavor”
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Mpenaki 94, Athens, Greece
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Reviewed August 1, 2016

Great experience. Despite the appearance of the place we had great traditional greek food, very tasteful. The owner was really nice and helpful, explaining all plates and giving us advice on the neighborhood. I highly recommend it if you want a taste of real home...More

Thank Dani B
Reviewed May 11, 2015

The food is prepped daily and you go into the restaurant and they show you what is available for that day. The prices are quite reasonable and the portions very large (I suggest sharing). The staff is friendly and the food excellent. Much more flavor...More

Thank cjd
Reviewed January 3, 2012

Home made food, everything is down to earth, do not expect much, you eat as if you were at your grand mother

1  Thank maro-nikos
Reviewed December 24, 2011

Delicious food like gran mother's! They must improve the wc!

Thank giotacoral
Reviewed July 24, 2011

Cozy place with nice greek food. Polite service, very traditional interior. Not touristic, usually locals eat there, mostly university students. The day dishes are very good and they are mostly traditional greek dishes served in taverns. Very nice and convenient location as well. Overall a...More

1  Thank AAlhazred
Reviewed November 7, 2010

Barba-Yianni restaurant is one of the best choices for your lunch in Athens! Great quality of food, average service and nice atmosphere; a typical "mayeirio" restaurant for the residents of the centre of Athens! Not suggested to tourists who look for top service, decoration etc....More

Thank ilikeathens
Nearby
Exarchia
Exarchia is in many ways Athens’ best-kept secret,
discovered by relatively few international visitors.
Located behind the main University and Polytechnic
buildings, it is unsurprisingly home to many students,
intellectuals and politicos. This is reflected in the
area’s vibrant street art and graffiti, which seems to
cover almost every inch of wall space. Some of the
best Athenian tavernas are located here, as well as
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$16 - $24
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mpenaki 94, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Exarchia
  • Neighborhood: Exarchia
  • Phone Number: +30 21 3033 1078
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