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Makalo

Nikis 23, Athens 105 57, Greece
+30 21 1406 7032
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Nikis 23, Athens 105 57, Greece
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51 - 60 of 221 reviews

Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

It was the first time to visit that restaurant, but surely not the last!! The food was really really great (speaking of quality, quantity & taste), the staff was friendly and kind & the environment was cosy and modern!! One of the best places to...More

Thank Paschalius Z
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

After reading fantastic reviews we decided to have dinner here tonight and am really pleased with our choice Good was excellent Service very attentive Atmosphere was great Overall a great dining experience Well done and thank you

Thank LucyCha
Reviewed March 27, 2017

The meal was nice, fresh and not traditional, but a bit overpriced for me in compassion with other tavernas in the city.

Thank nidragica
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Τhe food excellent, the service friendly, prices affordable. On my next trip to Athens I order pasta with basil pesto...

Thank Haris G
Reviewed March 20, 2017

We just love to go there, super tasty food and wines, the service is exceptional, very professional and helpful when it comes to wine choice! You can go with company or even alone if you want to eat some real quality food and not just...More

Thank Efipoi_efipoi
Reviewed March 10, 2017

We went on a Saturday night and it was nearly empty. I cannot understand why because the food and service were excellent for a very reasonable price. We would have dined there again but it was closed for the next two days.

Thank John R
Reviewed March 1, 2017

i was here with my girlfriend for a dinner, we was searching for a place to eat somthing vegetarian, we found Makalo! good food, cous cous is special, huge portions, i think that my pasta was more than 200g and was cooked in the right...More

Thank Giuseppe D
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and unique service! Greek cousine with a creative touch. Fresh ingedients value for money. A place youshouldn't miss

Thank Σοφία Μ
Reviewed February 17, 2017

Went for dinner.Nice-cosy-warm vibe.The owner/waiter very friendly.Good-tasty food -a lot of choices,reasonable prices.

Thank ianilu
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Had lunch at Makalo in Dec2016. There is no huge menu but what there is is very carefully selected, tasty and healthy. We had the day's soup and lentles. It was excellent. The single waiter/owner was very friendly and although he was alone he was...More

Thank clairiep
Nearby
Syntagma
Perhaps the best place to get your bearings is
Syntagma Square, crowned by the imposing Parliament
building on its upper side and surrounded by other
large structures, such as the exclusive Hotel Grande
Bretagne. The grand avenues that lead towards Omonia
are also full of massive Neoclassical edifices like
the Numismatic Museum and those around smaller Platia
Kolokotroni. Here you will find lots of travel agents,
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$6 - $12
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nikis 23, Athens 105 57, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Syntagma
  • Neighborhood: Syntagma
  • Phone Number: +30 21 1406 7032
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Description
Food and drink suggestions based on seasonal products, with the best value for quality. Classic cocktails made with a twist combined with imaginative dishes, like a Bloody Mary with red peppers from Florina and sumac, which supplements a hot chickpea salad,with sun-dried tomato, fresh basil and smoked pork tenderloin. The best choice for a lunch break or to start your night out.
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