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Smile Cafe Restaurant

24 Syngrou Avenue | Tsokri Park 1 - Makrigianni area, Athens 11742, Greece
+30 21 0921 8911
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
24 Syngrou Avenue | Tsokri Park 1 - Makrigianni area, Athens 11742, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a short break in Athens. We stumbled upon Smile without knowing anything about it. The first night we enjoyed our food, the second night we loved our food and the third night, having getting to be known by the staff and manageress, we...More

Thank James D
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I wanted some authentic gyros in Greece and we stumbled upon Smile Cafe. We're really glad we did. The gyros were amazing, the portions were large, the price was very reasonable and the service was exceptional. Most places we went in Greece,...More

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is just up the street from the NLH FIX Hotel. We went there for lunch. I had the pork doner which was very good but my wife had the pork gyros which was otherworldly. It was melt in your mouth tender and wonderfully...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here on our last night in Greece after island hopping. We stumbled upon it by accident and were not disappointed by the food. We were immediately greeted and shown to a table on the terrace. After our orders were taken, it didnt...More

Thank TravelBug150
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a really good meal at a decent price then this is your place. It might take a little longer here but everything is made to order and fresh. Completely worth the extra time. The service is great as it is run by...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this place with my boyfriend for lunch. We had one of the deals which includes a greek salad, moussaka, water/wine and dessert. We also ordered a starter of three different dips (tzatziki, fava, and a third one) which was okay but a bit...More

Thank Claudia T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food and great service. Simple as that! Get the giant gyro and octopus. The host was very friendly and kept us entertained for the entire meal.

Thank Melo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had previously visited this restaurant three years ago when we travelled to Greece (7 times in 6 days, we loved it that much) and were so excited to visit it again at the end of this trip to Greece. We were not disappointed. The...More

1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped in at Smile after reading the reviews on here and was really pleased with the attentive service and great food. The feta cheese in the Greek salad was the best I had in Athens, while the spanakopita pies were a huge portion and...More

1  Thank Hannah M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted somewhere for lunch with my wife and baby as we had just checked in. Boy did we luck out with this. The owner was unbelievably helpful (seems to be an Athens trait) the food was excellent and price brilliant. Recommended as it's near...More

1  Thank phillipevans471
Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
pedestrianized Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
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Response from Vishal K | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Syngrou Avenue | Tsokri Park 1 - Makrigianni area, Athens 11742, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Neighborhood: Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0921 8911
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