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Brettos Bar

Opens in 3 min: 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Open today: 10:00 am - 3:00 am
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Amazing Bar, Amazing Drinks

Wow this place is a hidden gem!!! My husband and I were just walking after dinner when we found... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
KrystalDeAnda
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Dedham, Massachusetts
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Interesting Place

Great little bar in Plaka and good Ouzo and wines. We stopped in 3 times during our 5 day visit to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
newton j
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The unsuspected visitor of the historic center of Athens cannot miss the hundreds of colorful bottles and lights that decorate the walls of "Brettos". “BRETTOS” is the oldest distillery in Athens. It started operating for the first time back in 1909...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow this place is a hidden gem!!! My husband and I were just walking after dinner when we found this bar. The environment was great, drinks where smooth and service was good. The decor is extremely cool and they still have their original distillery barrel.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great little bar in Plaka and good Ouzo and wines. We stopped in 3 times during our 5 day visit to Athens. I landed up buying 1 bottle of their black label ouzo and a bottle of Mastica. The black label is 100 proof and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it It's the oldest bar in Athens with a get collection of Ouzo and Greek wines. Wine tasting everyday 10am to 6pm. Super vibe Must visit

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yiannhs23, Ιδιοκτήτης at Brettos Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Viraj, thanks for your kind words. We are looking forward to welcome you back.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Cool bar, nice neighborhood, unique setting. This place has a great decor/vibe and even better drinks. We had mixed drinks that were strong and tasted like they were supposed to. They follow the recipe here, but there are lots of unique and unusual alcoholic things...More

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a Real Ale bore, I tend not to enjoy bars. However, I loved this place. It may have been drinking ozo and raisin brandy drawn from a barrel in front of me that appealed to the beer nerd in me. But this place had...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Owner and bartender schooled me on Ouzo. We taste tested several and decided the green label was the winner for us! Fun place with atmosphere, don't miss this jewel of Athens! Brought 4 liters home in checked bags, no indue with TSA or customs.

Thank Soleemari
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had many coctails at this place and we liked it very much and we left home pretty drunk , so we dont know how we left !!

Thank eduard m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are at least 30 types of liquors you can try but I went for their homemade ouzo, of which day have 4 types, I had the ouzo gold

Thank Loment
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite a view with all selves full with bottles of all kinds of homemade liqueurs !!! Service is excellent and prices reasonable !! Casual atmosphere and great music !! Best place for drinks under Acropolis in the heart of Plaka !!!

Thank georgiakarpouzou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to unwind after a long and hot walk. Chili waiters with a very relaxed feel. You can smoke with s great drink on hand. Great way to end an active day..

Thank Stavreez
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Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
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593Mike
1 May 2017|
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Response from ARIS F | Reviewed this property |
It was a liquor store not a bar. Selling OUZO and liquers. The new owner made it into a bar keeping the original decor. Nothing is made there. Just a bar with the old decor.
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