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Stou Meidani

3 Sokratous, Athens 105 52, Greece
+30 21 0324 9073
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Sokratous, Athens 105 52, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really nice place with an alternative decoration,reminds you of old Athens.The food is really delicious and the prices very good. I felt like being in my grandparents’ home and being served all those traditional, well cooked dishes. The staff is extremely polite and the...More

Thank mcE8390LL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place will be occupied mostly by locals. It offers a daily menu of traditional Greek meals prepared from scratch with care and with fresh local ingredients. You won't hear much English being spoken but most of the staff are conversant and will happily work...More

Thank Ken L
Reviewed October 5, 2018

After visiting the Athens market, we stumbled upon this gem. It serves authentic Greek food. All the food we ordered was extremely fresh and very tasty. We had baked eggplant, Armenian kebab, fresh fried calamari, Corfu potato salad, tazatziki. The portions were generous, and reasonably...More

Thank Fr0mPacifica
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

That you’d get classic Greek food even at 10 at night by the vegetable market ought to be a no-brainier, really, tho’ you do have to make the effort. Well worth the walk, actually, and next door looked worth a gander too, it was just...More

Thank moonson
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Food is always fresh and tasty, staff is super friendly. We had the lamb kebabs came out hot and fresh. Seasoned to perfection with fresh pita and veggies and super juicy

Thank BoardingPass606203
Reviewed July 31, 2018

After so many restaurants in Athens, we found a genuine fabulous standout Greek restaurant. Whilst Stou Meidani presents the dishes we have come to expect, grilled octopus, squid and shrimps, crumbed zucchini and salads, they come with their own unique tastes. The tomato and feta...More

Thank michelleandian64
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

The people were very nice. The food was great with an excelent price. I really recomend it. I ask for an entrance and a main dish, both great.

Thank M4671DCjorgef
Reviewed July 26, 2018

The restaurant is located in a street at the back of the fruit market near the Athens Center Square Hotel.The customers on the two nights we were in there were all Greek.Some of the staff speak English and there is a menu in English.The food...More

Thank reich45
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

This Restaurant was recommended by our hotel. We went there for dinner and liked it a lot! Portiones are quite big, could have shared a menu together. Staff was very friendly and helpful helping us to choose the food and wine:) highly recommended Restaurant with...More

Thank Wayholelay
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Very good traditional Greek food restaurant. The best moussaka we ever had! (not always on the menu by the way) Their motto is: If it's not as good or better than your home food, why should you comme here? We loved that restaurant. Bon appétit...More

Thank 13JoPel
Omonia Square is as plain in appearance as Syntagma is
grand. Surrounded largely by functional blocks from
the 1950s and 60s and no longer boasting its
underground stalls, the square is now mostly
frequented by immigrants and bargain shoppers. The
most rewarding area to explore is to the south. Set
off down Athinas Street, with the Acropolis gradually
coming into focus in the distance, and you will get a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Sokratous, Athens 105 52, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Omonia
  • Neighborhood: Omonia
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0324 9073
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At the small narrow streets of Central Athens in Sokratous 3 street, in a listed building constructed at —–, where was Vlasis Kaniaris family house, «Stou Meidani» restaurant is located today.A place ideal for enjoying a special Greek way of dining. A hangout for all ages and tastes.«Stou Meidani» restaurant has been serving the finest Greek traditional food since 1964. The menu includes classic traditional dishes, meat and fish dishes sourced from the best farms and the very local market that Greeks buy food for their homes, fresh salads, various cheeses, cured meats and tasteful light Greek desserts.Together follows Greek wines from all over Greece, ouzo, «tsipouro», beers and handmade Greek coffee.From early in the noon till late in the afternoon «Stou Meidani» is a meeting point for all the people looking to enjoy Greek cuisine, with a large selection of traditional dishes to suit everyone’s taste.The restaurant is a quiet warm place, that has a traditional look through antique furniture which indicates the personality of the historic place. On Saturdays and Sundays noon the visitor can also enjoy live Greek music.
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