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Alexander the Great Greek Restaurant

#97 of 3,047 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence
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Megalou Alexandrou 3, Athens 104 37, Greece
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+30 21 0520 3909
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After wandering around omonia looking for somewhere nice to eat, me and my partner had almost given up when we stumbled upon this little gem. We was welcomed in by the friendly owner who made us both feel at ease, gave us advice on what to order and even taught us some Greek,Yamas!. The starter of mixed grilled cheese was... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Very friendly owner, lots of personality. That and great food gives it an "I'll be back". Prices very reasonable.

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Thank Dlsirish
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious authentic Greek food, freshly prepared and lovely atmosphere. Alexander and his family are great hosts and very welcoming.

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Thank Alex S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came back here twice because we so enjoyed the Greek food. All the dishes we tried were beautifully flavored and fresh. Large generous portions and fair prices. Owner was very friendly and seemed to care for every detail.

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Thank Noa i
Malaysia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Greek food here. We had anchovies salad, moushaka and the lamb, chicken, pork BBQ. Worth the money and the food was delicious. We sat outside in the tent. Only thing, I noticed there was only one waiter that served many tables. Just pitied him. Otherwise, it was good.

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Thank JSD2327
Atlanta
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food (Lunch) was above reproach, I couldn't find one complaint with the quality of food. The service was odd, I walked up to the restaurant and the host walked me across the street to a tent restaurant that was obviously an extension of the dining area. I enjoyed my food and was ready to be on my way and... More 

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Thank clintbo
Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My hotel recommended this restaurant, as I entered I was met by this friendly older man. He introduced himself as Alex (Alexis). He showed me to my table and offered some suggestions. I took his suggestion on the wine and it was quite good. I ordered the stuffed tomato and pepper, a vegetarian dish, along with the veal steak. While... More 

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Thank travelinstead
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is lovely and staff friendly. All kinds of food to choose from. It's a small cozy place and easy to get to being near the metro.

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Thank Puddicat2010
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The food was just okay. We had a Greek salad, spaghetti and the chicken breast. The chicken breast was nice as was the complimentary bread, but that was as far as it went. Food wasn't served together and we had almost finished everything before the chicken breast arrived. Okay if you are out of options otherwise I'd explore elsewhere.

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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Friendly , Clean , good food to dine in or take aways , chicken pita is very good , and they give some little finger to start to welcome us . Really easy going and not pretentious. We will go back for sure .

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Thank Dimitri T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 25
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Megalou Alexandrou 3, Athens 104 37, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0520 3909

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?