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I Palia Athena

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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner


Mediterranean, Greek
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

The best place to taste the Greek recipes in a very beautiful restaurant with atmosphere of the Athens of 50s

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank evangelosz514
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Restaurant near hotel. Found it wandering the streets looking for somewhere for the group of six to have dinner on a damp night. Liked the simple decor look of the place. Made a booking. Waitress very friendly but limited english. But very helpful. Had entree...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank suehogan7
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic homestyle traditional Greek cuisine. Delicious grilled chicken souvlaki and roasted oven potatoes. Chicken lemon soup is good too!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank aroundtheworld247365
Reviewed September 16, 2018

When I researched restaurants near our hotel this sounded like a great fit since I was looking for something authentic. What I found was an empty place, unhelpful waiter and awkward atmosphere. One dish (some kind of veal/orzo tureen) was cold in the middle. My...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 445myral
Reviewed September 15, 2018

We stopped by this restraunt looking for launch after good rating in TA. We were looking for a good greek food and good service but got the following: 1. not fresh beef (instead of ordered veal) with slightly hot pepper. My wife got a stomach...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gerasimovdn
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We weren’t satisfied. Very expensive for what it offers. Also the service was polite neither fast. It’s decoration was nice.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Segalovich
Reviewed July 20, 2018

We stopped in for dinner, looking for an authentic experience away from tourist venues. We found it here — our meal was abundant and delicious, and the restaurant is charming. We ordered the appetizer sampler (fabulous dolmas and eggplant!). a Greek salad to share, and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank LisaD90265
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

We found this restaurant by chance as we were strolling down the street looking for a lunch spot. Menu looks great and authentic from the front. Great ambiance. Service is okay. We came with intention of only getting 2 mains but somehow the lady suggested...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Hilda B
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Maybe I was just hungry; it was our first night in Athens and we’d been awake for two days straight. But dinner at this place was amazing. Lagada (vegetable stew with rice) was satisfying, light, and tasty. Stuffed zucchini with avgolemono sauce was spectacular. I...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank margmusg
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Excellent octopus, and vine leaves entrees. Amazing lamb as a main course. A really nice restaurant with excellent service, and a very welcoming owner. Thank you!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank sararguezriva
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