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To Kati Allo

#33 of 2,767 Restaurants in Athens
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Neighborhood:
Thissio / Makriyanni
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Chatzichristou 12, behind Acropolis Museum | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
+30 21 0922 3071
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9:00 am - 12:30 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:30 am
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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After reading countless other reviews on TA, this was one of our "must tries" while in Athens, and we were definitely not disappointed! After a morning spent at the Acropolis and passing by the other tourist trap type places, we easily found To Kati Allo and it was well worth the short walk on a really hot day. All of... More 

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Thank MsSaraTurner
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had the Mousaka, it was so delicious I ordered a second one (shared it with my wife). If you want fine dining, this is not the place for you, but if you just want good honest Greek food, then I highly recommend this place! Very reasonably priced too!

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Thank Ross G
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the street this does not look very prepossesing, and there are only a few table. However, the food is excellent.

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Thank William H
Atlantic City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great find! We stopped in on our last night because it was just down the street from our hotel. I wish we had discovered it earlier. The proprietor brought us inside to describe all the dishes to us before seating us at a sidewalk table. Everything is homemade and delicious. Chicken and pork roasting on a spit was... More 

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Thank Q58
Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was fabulous! The lamb chops, pork chops, salmon and moussaka are a must. It was value for money too! The staff are lovely and speak English. The view of the Acropolis museum was great! Highly recommended to everyone!

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Thank Annika E
Hong Kong, China
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118 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch at this place after visiting the Acropolis Museum. It's a tavernas where you choose your food from the kitchen and grill. Very good food and friendly service. Just following some of the previous comments - I didn't find the portions small, but didn't like the spinach crepes... On the other hand, the tatziki was excellent and so... More 

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Albignasego
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good, greek ,but the quantity... too small!! The food is good, but I prefer the "mediterrean" size portions :)

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Thank AlliGiulia
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a little restaurant in the centre of Athens. It is run by a family who have been incredibly hospitable during my stay here. Among several of my other friends, we have been to this restaurant for lunch and dinner at least over four times in the space of two weeks! That says a lot about how good the... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our very first meal in Athens and we really enjoyed it. The choices are limited and the food is basic BUT it is fresh and it is tasty and it is reasonably priced. This is not something you will find a lot in this part of Athens. Our hostess was lovely and of course very hands on, since... More 

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Holden, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a real Greek taverna with home cooked type food. There is a menu but it is better to go to the counter to view the selections. The decor is very simple but clean and really looks like a taverna should look. This prices are very reasonable we would certainly return if we were in the area.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $22
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Monday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Friday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chatzichristou 12, behind Acropolis Museum | Makrigianni, Athens 11742, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Neighborhood: Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0922 3071
Description
Small, simple, family-owned taverna serving traditional and local Greek home-style cooking for over 30 years. Menu changes daily and written on the blackboard outside. Cash only.

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Neighborhood Profile
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 up-and-coming area of Makriyanni, whose centerpiece is the magnificent new Acropolis Museum. Opposite the museum is the entrance to the southern slopes of the Acropolis, while the eponymous metro station nearby is at the top of Makriyanni Street, another strip of touristic cafés and restaurants.
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