We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Clearly quality and customer service is not their goal even in the middle of crisis”
Review of Manitaria - CLOSED

No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
Price range: $15 - $22
Cuisines: Greek
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Delivery
Reviewed November 7, 2011

Well what can I say:

We walked in on a Saturday night early enough for Greeks around 20:30pm. The restaurant was empty but that was Ok given the time.

-Greek salad with no olive oil. The olive oil provided was of the cheapest quality that tastes of nothing. Very small portion but Ok
- Plevrotous Mushrooms. Luke warm towards cold, clearly micro waved from the stash they had ready. Awful. Shame as the restaurant is called mushrooms and customers have a choice of 5 mushroom dishes which are all heated in the micro and then drizzle the sauce on top.
-Fried cheese balls. Granded freshly fried but under fried therefore they were collapsing on your fork
All starters arrived within 5 minutes of ordering


- I had Thrapsala. 2 tiny pieces like small Calamari on a bed of Lettuce no other garnish 12.50 Euros. A joke. No herbs no salt no pepper nothing!
-My girlfriend had grilled psaronefri. Very average.
And the icing on the top fried potatoes fried in 20 year oil came black and I am not joking and they were not ashamed to serve them. 1 Beer and half carafe of wine altogether 50 Euro. A complete waste of money. They will not see us again although locals.

1 Chef (cook rather) and 2 waiters sitting in the main restaurant area being busy chatting about various thing. Our dinner was a quick bite to eat before we headed straight home after a busy day so not a big deal. I felt sorry for the group of 6 who arrived as we were leaving for a birthday dinner!!

So long

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
2  Thank Marianthi S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviews (5)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

2 - 5 of 5 reviews

Reviewed December 27, 2010

There is nothing especially bad with this restaurant. But there is nothing especially good.
Food is fresh ,not really successful though. Kind of : '' we are eating something because we have to''. It's pricey for what it's served.
Servis is nothing more the golden average of an amateur stuff.
If you are really starving and it's raining (that's what happened to us) go for it.
Otherwise wouldn't be wise!..

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Dionysus1980
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
Athens, Greece
Reviewed February 24, 2008

kakh poiothta sto kreas..

Thank A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
This review is the subjective opinion of an individual contributor and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 6, 2011
Google Translation

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
3  Thank M_Alexia
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Manitaria also viewed

Nea Chalkidona, Athens

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing