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Aleria

57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
+30 21 0522 2633
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (83 reviews)
“pastitsio” (21 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Greek, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
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Based on the stellar reviews on TripAdvisor we chose this restaurant for our Anniversary dinner that we were celebrating in Athens. We were sat upstairs at an overly large table for two people and found the atmosphere completely lacking. Very bright, white, felt like being...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dilluxmama
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have been with my husband here in the Christmas time. Is one of the best restaurant we eat in Greece and abroad. High level service, delicious food, perfect wine, and resonable price for that kind of the restaurant. If deserve star of Michelin we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Torinka77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner for two, ordered the tasting menu (6 dishes). First impression - Quite elegant interior, nothing too fancy. Cosy and friendly atmosphere. You definitely expect to eat high quality food. Welcoming staff. At the table - Waiter was at the table and bottle of water...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kifonidisc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Artistic neo-classical building situated in an alternative district in Athens. Modernized greek cuisine. Local tradition/ingredients are processed using state of the art cooking techniques resulting to wonderful dishes although menu could be more seasonally sensitive and be subject to changes more frequently. Wine list is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Spyridon_B09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have a great time here. Since food is so good and service is really nice. We are not hungry so we ordered only 2 appetizers and 2 mains, not trying tasting menu. The sommelier could recommend a good wine and our servers also. As...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank waewtar2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the surface, Aleria seems fantastic. Great location, great decor, great service, great presentation. The location is a beautifully restored villa, impeccably decorated, with an attentive and professional staff. But where they ultimately fall down is on the food. The initial finger-foods were great, as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ikemcf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from one of the best dinner I have ever had. The food was very tasty, well prepared and well presented by the very well trained staff. This restaurant makes a very interesting twist in the Greek quisine, a must when visiting Athens and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PN1963
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

Great food & service! Incredibile good Greek wines. The only “strange “ thing is that even if you take the wine pairing, you are charged extra for the Prosecco and for a 2nd glass of wine.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alexlikesf00d
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

The dinner was extraordinary!!Fine tastes and combinations and full of surprises.If you like creative cuisine its a must.The ambience is not in the same level of cooking,and lighting is not relaxing,but the experience overall is paying you back.Service is excellent!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nikosa335
Reviewed November 9, 2018

Perhaps one of the best meals of my life. We were in Athens for my birthday and celebrated at Aleria. Beautiful room. Impeccable service. Ethereal food. The flavors in each bite literally unfold in your mouth. Superlative Greek food. We had one of the tasting...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sara2129
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Yes and they will adapt accordingly. They just want to please and will prepare items of choice if not on the menu. My wife is allergic to eggs and feathered birds which includes chicken stock etc, they prepared a special... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$44 - $52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Kerameikos
  • Neighborhood: Kerameikos
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0522 2633
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Description
The restaurant is a perfectly restored villa from the early years of the previous century. The decor strikes the perfect balance between luxury and ambience, creating an atmosphere which is quite formal but still unpretentious, cozy and elegant. The restaurant's creative cuisine has been awarded many times and promises to impress you with a brilliant parade of re-synthesized Greek cuisine The chef Gikas Xenakis is one of the best proponents of the New Greek Cuisine movement which now attracts the most talented chefs in Greece. His philosophy is one that combines a calm but confident control of the modern cooking techniques with his memories of traditional home food cooked with the best and freshest ingredients that the sea and land of Greece offers. At Aleria you will enjoy Greek fine dining in wonderful surroundings in what is considered as one of the best value for money restaurants.
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