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Oro Toro

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Steakhouse, Argentinean, South American
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Varis Koropiou 23, Athens 16672, Greece
2108994514/2108994515
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice EXPENSIVE Argentinean meat...

We visited with friends. As the restaurant is recently under new ownership we decided to try it because in the past used to be very expensive and we thought due to crisis it would have gone more price logical...It didn't. In any case this a nice restaurant, with nice & friendly staff BUT with a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 22, 2012
apostant
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Heraklion, Greece
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61 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

I liked the starters, the salad and the main course, where the pork fillet and the beef steak were cooked to perfection

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Thank Harilaos P
Heraklion, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

We visited with friends. As the restaurant is recently under new ownership we decided to try it because in the past used to be very expensive and we thought due to crisis it would have gone more price logical...It didn't. In any case this a nice restaurant, with nice & friendly staff BUT with a "cowboy steak" at euro 32... More 

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Thank apostant
Athens, Greece
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

The meat was good, the salads, too. The only problem was the prices. It was too expensive . The restaurant is quiet, people are kind, but not so fast. I would not go there again because of the prices.

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1 Thank _189400431
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Argentinian meat, nice garden, the foot is wonderful... but unfortunately it is on the expensive side so cant go everyday

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Thank EuropeEurogourmet
Athens, Greece
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116 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

Its supposed to be a meat loverw paradise. But its just half way there. They have to work at it. Especially their prices

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Thank etzi00
Athens, Greece
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20 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2011

OK, the meat is excellent. The setting is very nice also. However, somehow they manage to make it a mediocre. The service is not what you would expect at this price and it is too "fake". They do not try to serve you but to impress you. Not that it is bad but I would expect much more.

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2 Thank Georgios D
Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

Lovely place with great meat, and inspired appetizers. But at minimum 50€ before the wine it's expensive.

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2 Thank Alxc
Athens, Greece
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2011

The restaurant had a special offer of two main courses, one starter and one salad at €49,50 for two. The waiter guided us to order just that but forgot to mention that the main course we ordered was not included as it had the letters SP next to it and we should have read the bottom of the menu were... More 

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1 Thank spil-ath
Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2010

I'm talking about the Vrilissia restaurant (I've never been to Vari). Both indoors and outdoors is beautiful and romantic. Food is always good, but there were some changes at the menu (unfortunately some interesting appetizers and main dishes have been removed). Well, the fillet (tenderloin) is fine and the fajitas (beef, chicken or shrimp) are still on the menu to... More 

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1 Thank AthanasiaGreece
Athens, Greece
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2010

The Vrilissia branch of Oro Toro is a pleasant, cosy place located at a convenient spot in the Vrilissia suburb. It is good for both couples and families with children, for both teens and the middle aged and for both a tet-a-tet and large groups (their space arrangements are very clever and the service adjusting to any need). The management... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Varis Koropiou 23, Athens 16672, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: 2108994514/2108994515

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 59 - 147
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Argentinean, South American

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