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Fish Cafe

#342 of 2,925 Restaurants in Athens
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Thissio / Makriyanni
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3 Veikou | Makrigianni, Athens 117 42, Greece
+30 21 0923 5813
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7:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Part of the Athens Studios family, Fish Cafe offers cheap but super tasty meals: nice breakfasts (yoghurt!), burgers and, of course, fish and chips. Plus drinks from the neighbouring Sports Bar.

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Thank Aleksander S
Noida, India
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We had dinner in Fish Cafe on our last day in Athens. The staff was friendly and helpful. My husband was not very well that evening and the waitress offered to get the food delivered if we are staying nearby. Very few fish items, try Prawn and Chips.. portion was huge and fish was great...

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Thank adriza2016
London, United Kingdom
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306 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Just a small cafe essentially serving good fish and burgers,located just a few hundred metres away from the Acropolis museum.Unpretentious,pleasant service.

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Thank Michael S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Nice breakfast but over priced at €9. For half a sausage one slice of bacon one slice of tamato egg and mushroom

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Thank Kevin B
Arizona
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We decided to try the place after reading reviews on trip advisor and were astonished at the quality of food and the staff. We decided to order the Pawns and Chips, when we tried to pay we where told to take a sit and pay later, by the way this place is a hole in the wall place. After we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

If you are over Greek food the Fish cafe make the best English food the burgers are delicious. It's so tasty here for every meal you try.

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Thank Carriemoss
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Athens Studios and this place is right below! They serve a yummy breakfast for the hostel guests and I tried the fish and chips for dinner! Very good value for money !

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Thank Traveling_Girl1987
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

this is the perfect spot to drink a coffee while you wait for your washing cycle to complete. my friends and I finished homework and I drank a dreamy cappuccino here. lovely outdoor seating and the staff is really nice 💛 thank youuu fish cafe! - b

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Thank basel-leaf
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

i have eaten here many of times portions are massive and the food is delicious and better more you can sit in the pub watch the footy with a beer and your food!! all the staff are very friendly and will cater for your needs for the tvs as there are many in the pub!

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Thank jamiehearnden
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Cute, neat, boutique cafe right in Athens. Food 1. Good portion 2. Great prices 3. Fish mainly with other seafood 4. All kinds of beverages 5. Serves breakfast too 6. Kid friendly 8. Fresh and good food Location 1. Neat 2. Convenient 3. Near subway 4. Next to another bar and luggage storage place

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11
Cuisine
Seafood, British, Healthy
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Veikou | Makrigianni, Athens 117 42, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Neighborhood: Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0923 5813
Description
Athens Original and Best Fish and Chip Place. Icelandic Cod, Hellenic Potatoes, Cretan Rock Salt and Homemade Tartar Sauce makes up to well delicious sit down or take away meal. Located a stones throw from the Acropolis. Makes this a inexpensive and favorite hang out for travelers and budget conscious foodies. The local wine varieties we stock pair perfectly with our foods try our Nemea reds and whites with your meal. With a large alfresco style sitting area and all major credit cards accepted.

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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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