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#177 of 2,925 Restaurants in Athens
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Valtetsiou 51 | Exarcheia, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0381 3358
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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice food and good house wine. Recommended if you like medit cooking combined with local ingredients. Recommended as well for biz dinner. Kind staff.

Thank Johnmir13
Haifa, Hefa, Israel
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25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Salero offers a large variety of dishes, mostly of the Spanish cuisine with Italian touch. Maybe it was unlucky, but we came when the restaurant was packed so not all dishes were available for order, and the waiters were always busy so it hurt the service a little bit. We had 2 types of pastas, one with chicken and tomatoes,... More 

Thank Leon B
Athens, Greece
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31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Although it offers many and varied choices for eating and drinking, the area of Exarcheia can be very hit and miss when it comes to having a genuinely good meal: thankfully, Salero does not disappoint and offers truly tasty dishes, with notable attention to detail, that won't break the bank. With an extensive menu of starters, salads, tapas, pastas, entrees... More 

Thank d_nassimpian
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

A colorful happy place. Very friendly staff. Great menu,the paella was my favorite. A great choice of dishes,and a change from all the Greek food generally around.

Thank Barbara W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Salero restaurant is an amazing restaurant located in the streets of Athens. It is located right next to a busy restaurant street, but this restaurant is very quiet. The food they serve tastes amazing and the staff is very friendly. When you ask for the bill you will get some melon and/or ouzo on the house. During our 1 week... More 

Thank Lotte V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

If you want to get away from Greek salads, lamb chops and expensive touristy stuff, this is the place. We stumbled upon it and went back for more the next day. Great selection of wines, by the bottle and by the glass. Highly recommend it!

Thank tilmanmartens
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Colorful place with a colorful menu. The recomendation were superb. Everything we ate was great - tapas, salad, pasta and chicken. The fried Mastelo cheese with nuts is a must!!!

Thank keren_avidan
Athens, Greece
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016

This restaurant has a Spanish touch (decoration, signature dishes, wines & beers from Spain), although is not an exclusive Spanish cuisine restaurant. The restaurant is situated at a very noisy street BUT has a hidden back yard which is an oasis in the middle of chaos. Totally recommended.

Thank vassoula_12
Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

A very tasty fusion of Mediterranean dishes that provides value for money on tasty food. You can get full on tapas only but we got mains as well which were equally tasty.

Thank Angela P
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33 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a light meal, the tapas was excellent . Sit in the rear area for best atmosphere, although it is a smoking area so a bit of a fug

Thank fussytravellerSussex

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Valtetsiou 51 | Exarcheia, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Exarchia
  • Neighborhood: Exarchia
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0381 3358

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Exarchia

Neighborhood Profile
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 its most alternative bars and underground music venues. You'll find political bookshops and quirky stores here, yet it is also a neighborhood inhabited by families and older folk. On Saturdays, punks and grandmothers alike head for Kallidromiou Street, nestled below Strefi Hill, to pick up fresh produce at the traditional laiki agora (street market).
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