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Abovo Restaurant - CLOSED

18 Tsakalof | Kolonaki, Athens 106 73, Greece
+30 21 0338 8838
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 7, 2016
“Wonderful 5 star experience”
Jun 1, 2016
“Nice Comeback”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
18 Tsakalof | Kolonaki, Athens 106 73, Greece
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Reviewed June 7, 2016

My husband and I ate dinner here our last night in Athens. We found it by walking around different streets in the neighborhood of our hotel. This dinner was the best. Friendly and very knowledgeable staff. Food was beautifully prepared. So happy we found it....More

Thank GCATravel
NIONIOSAthens, Owner at Abovo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2016

Thank you for your nice review. I will make sure that Chara knows that you have mentioned her. Hope to welcome you again soon Best regards, Nikos

Reviewed June 1, 2016

Have been several times in the past when Abovo was in Kifisia, so now decided to try the new Abovo in Kolonaki. Was very happy to see that they have kept their good quality on food, environment and service. Will definitely go again, though believe...More

Thank Kostas H
NIONIOSAthens, Owner at Abovo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2016

Dear Kostas, We are very happy to welcome back old customers and manage to meet again their expectations. The price policy is ths same and we have further decreaced the wine pricing. One thing is the same. Our foreighn guests find the amount paid a...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

We heard great things about Abovo and are glad we dined there. We took a chance for going on a Friday night without a reservation and they graciously accommodated us with a lovely seat at the front of the restaurant. Our waitress was fantastic! She...More

Thank SunseekerJ
NIONIOSAthens, Owner at Abovo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2016

Dear Sunseeker, we are happy that you enjoyed the food and service. Tuna is one of my favorite dishes, and trust me that finding and been able to offer such a quality Greek fish is not easy at all. i hope to be able to...More

Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here in March after reading the reviews on trip advisor. The food was lovely although the beef tartar I have had much better. The flavours were very over powering. The highlight was the desert it was absolutely stunning! The presentation was all delightful...More

Thank Morgan R
NIONIOSAthens, Owner at Abovo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2016

Regards to Manchester.Thank you for you review.I have visited your town for a football game and then visited a very nice restaurant for dinner, called koreana. That was years ago and i dont know if it is still there. Anyway, we are waiting to see...More

Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

I have to say that this place does not worth two stars but at least 4. The reason that i give 2 is that all the good vibes and tastes from the team of Abovo, were ruined by the unbearable smell of the cigarettes and...More

Thank Vasileios S
Reviewed April 10, 2016

The byline for this new hit in Athens is "honest gastronomy" and I honestly cannot say fairer than that. Nice modern decor, with good music that is pitched just right, loud enough to enjoy it but not so loud to halt conversation. The upstairs bar...More

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NIONIOSAthens, Owner at Abovo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2016

Dear Kostas, Thank you for your good comments about our food and bar.Athens during the last years has improved a lot in the available good restaurant options. The cricis however doesnt help for new serious investents to be done. The taxation is huge, and the...More

Reviewed April 7, 2016

A modern minimal design, very pleasant atmosphere , excellent service , the Chef present, the food very tasty .

Thank Aikaterini2013
Reviewed April 6, 2016

A "gourmet" restaurant experience should be a global one and include aesthetics and pleasant atmosphere. We tasted a set menu including wines, as it was a special promo night. Food was ok, nothing to write home about. However: the ambience and experience leave a lot...More

Thank Marie C
NIONIOSAthens, Owner at Abovo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2016

Dear Marie, thank you fir your time to write a review. We are also dissapointed by your comments. I agree that the overall experience at a restaurant depends on many parameters. Food is #1, and the rest like service, cost, music, parking etc follow. However,...More

Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food with. Friendly and service oriented staff. Nice location. Would love to visit this place again.

Thank Hans J
Reviewed March 25, 2016

Abovo was my favourite restaurant ever since it opened, originally in Kifissia, in the Northern suburbs of Athens. Its reincarnation in the centre of the city, brought out its even better self. Prime location, great ambiance, warm but expertly professional service. Dishes are more imaginative...More

1  Thank TeLeGourmet
NIONIOSAthens, Owner at Abovo Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2016

Dear Sir, it is our pleasure to welcome back old customers. I hope that we have maintained our standards and we try to keep improving. Hope to host you again soon. For your info, Abovo was recently awarded as one of the top restaurants in...More

Kolonaki / Lykavittos
By far the ritziest neighborhood in town, Kolonaki is
home to most of the chic boutiques and designer label
stores. Here, the wealthy say no to austerity by
dressing in their finest and spending hours in the
trendy cafés around Kolonaki Square, sipping the most
expensive coffee in Europe. The area also contains a
couple of notable museums and cultural institutions,
which add to the air of nobility. The leafy upper
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$49 - $98
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
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11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Tsakalof | Kolonaki, Athens 106 73, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Kolonaki / Lykavittos
  • Neighborhood: Kolonaki / Lykavittos
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0338 8838
  • E-mail
Abovo restaurant has been awarded twice (2014&2015) as one of the best restaurants in Greece. Awarded for excelence also twice at tripadvisor In January 2016 it was rellocated from the north suburbs to downtoun Athens (kolonaki) Open for lunch and dinner from 1200 to 2400.
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