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Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy Center

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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Recommended by the NY Times
1. Recommended by the NY Times
"Yolenis is without doubt the best quality food center in Athens."
Doron H
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2. Greek Gastronomy at its best
2. Greek Gastronomy at its best
"Don’t even think twice about booking this. Just do it!"
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3. Brightest patio in town
3. Brightest patio in town
"This is one of the most exciting places in Athens"
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Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy center, offers visitors a complete experience of the authentic Greek gastronomy. Enjoy a handmade pita, mouthwatering sandwiches, hearty salads, fresh juice, selected Greek wines, a selection of exceptional Greek products in the deli shop, cooking classes, a fully equipped event hall and olive oil tastings in the first "Olive Oil Bar" in Greece.
$4 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Mediterranean, Greek, Deli, Grill
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Buffet, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

Simply an extraordinary experience!! A wonderful Sunday aftetnoon spent with a knowledgeable staff, tasting, learning, enjoying Greek wine, spirits, food & conversation!! An exceptional experience & highly recommend!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KayWh
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner at Yoleni's last night. The service was fantastic, with our waitress offering suggestions for our meal. And great suggestions they were. The pita pies were tasty, but the zante salad was to die for. Fantastic. My partner really enjoyed his dark beer and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Moffattini
Marili G, Marketing at Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

We are thrilled that you enjoyed your meal! The secret always lies in fresh ingredients and great combinations. We hope to see you again soon. -Yoleni's Family

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Yoleni’s is a bit difficult to explain; it is a 4 story bazaar of Greek specialty foods, restaurant for terrific made on premises Greek food, wine bar and cooking class. First thing to do is to wander around to get your bearings, then you start...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank LorenzoMVD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We asked for an olive oil tasting and they gave us a local who gave us a tasting with corn bread and 3 different olive oils. They are open until 12 Midnight so we went back after our sightseeing and purchased the oils we liked...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Bertram K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were searching for olive oil tasting around the Plaka neighborhood, and came across this lovely market. The official olive oil tasting guru for the day was out when we arrived, but the kind folks called in another guru, Demetrius - who would be our...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ClassyWildling
Marili G, Marketing at Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We can't describe how glad we are that you enjoyed our seminar! We will definitely let Dimitris know about your comments! Hope to see you again soon on your next trip to Athens. -Yoleni's Family

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff were friendly but I would not describe this as Greek Gastronomy. Menu features burgers and pasta and not too much that seemed even vaguely authentic. A quiet place away from the tourism hype so if you want a bit of colour and action this...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Marili G, Marketing at Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the time you took to leave us a review. All comments and suggestions are always welcome. All of our dishes are made using authentic Greek ingredients. Even the menu dishes inspired by all-time favorite international recipes are re-created using said ingredients. For...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A couple of weeks ago, I visited Yoleni's. It turned out to be a great experience. From the warm and hospitable staff, to the amazing atmosphere and authentic Greek products, this establishment has won me over. I will be visiting it again when I am...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Iris A
Marili G, Marketing at Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

The fact that you brought the scent of Greece back to your home is what brings us joy to continue our work! Thank you for your kind words and we hope to see you if you ever happen to visit Athens again! -Yoleni's Family

Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

Just a quick review on Yeloni’s, We looked at the whole concept of the store and restaurant (all locally sourced ingredients) which seems the right thing to do. I had the Ribeye which was beautifully cooked to my taste but at 25 Euros I would...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Marili G, Marketing at Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review! All of our visitors' comments are always welcome! Indeed our Rib eye steak, being a premium and high quality cut, costs 25 euros and you can then choose between 6 different sides from our menu. Likewise, the vegetarian...More

Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

We had the opportunity to book the Olive Oil Experience at Yoleni’s. Immediately upon arrival we were greeted by the friendly staff who informed us that they were waiting for us! We were escorted upstairs to the most beautiful test kitchen and enjoyed an informative...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Tammi F
Marili G, Marketing at Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are more than thrilled that you enjoyed our olive oil seminar so much! Thank you for your kind words and we truly hope that you put everything you learned about Greek Olive Oil into practice! -Yoleni's Family

Reviewed May 7, 2019

It feels like you're in a real Greek taverna on holiday with real real artisan producers selling their wares and not in a busy capital city.. the service is great, the authenticity is amazing and it is sensibly priced. For real artisan flavour thus is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Simon H
Marili G, Marketing at Yoleni's Greek Gastronomy Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We hope to see you again if you ever happen to visit Athens in the future! -Yoleni's Family

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August 5, 2018|
Response from solei15 | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!! I travel ro Greece every year and i must say Yolenis selection is very good representing ONLY top quañity pridycers
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August 1, 2018|
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Response from jgeorgiadis | Reviewed this property |
Yes, for all their sales from Greek Gastronomy center and online store.
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Response from Marili G | Property representative |
You can be informed about the renovation on Yoleni's Social Media and on their TripAdvisor page, in the "About" section. The Flagship store will reopen mid September.
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