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Ta Bakaliarakia tou Damigou

41 Kidathineon | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
+30 21 0322 5084
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“cod fish” (16 reviews)
“halwa” (5 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
41 Kidathineon | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

A friend recommended this place & we communicated with the restaurant & they were quick to respond in English. We arrived to a warm welcome & all was explained to us in English. Keen as we were to try everything the waiter suggested taking only...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Caporciano
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Nice restaurant with good environment. Very friendly and affordable. It close to the archaeological areas.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Goldman1950
Reviewed August 10, 2018

good seafood in the heart of plaka ,the restaurant was down the stairs . seafood was top notch !!! thank !!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ardit l
Reviewed August 7, 2018

very old tavern in a very famous street , right next to a very cool bar called brettos . food was beauriful !!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank piqe l
Reviewed June 19, 2018

If you looking for really great peoples food. Bakaliarakia is simply da best!! friendly/helpful service ppl. nice authentic atmosphere very original, Everything it's sooo yummy. To kalitero.!! And if you order something and stay in the table, asking you, (you did't like it) Every time...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank jakobElGreco
Reviewed April 6, 2018

We found Tavern Mpakaliarakia Damigos' through the Eyewitness travel guide and we have dined here twice while visiting Athens. It is located at the heart of the Plaka district, however, be aware that the restaurant is in a basement. The service was very good and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank DrBeeee
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

I told waiter and owner that I'm not satisfied with moussaka served because they had warm it in micro and it was dry and hard and not fresh. They did not show any interest to compensate bad portion. Cod-fish was far too salty. Bad experiense.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank RiikkaT90
Reviewed February 13, 2018

We liked this restaurant so much that we made sure that we went back for a second visit. We were intrigued by the steps leading down into this homely and welcoming taverna, and by being able to see the chef at work from the street....More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Elisabeth M
Reviewed January 27, 2018

we visited this place at a wednesday evening for dinner. looks like a classical greek taverna. all we ordered were delicious and well cooked. only problem was that some of them (zucchini balls and their speciality which is fried cod) were extra salty.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank AlparslanT
Reviewed January 24, 2018

Do you like fish and chips? This is the place to go! It is one of the most famous tavernas in the bustling and folklore Plaka district. The historic tavern opened in 1865! During the weekend also live music from time to time. This place...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank queenlilibetii
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
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Kidathineon | Plaka, Athens 105 58, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighborhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 5084
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