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Posidonos ave, Athens, Greece
+30 2294 091518
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

It is very nice located restaurant near the sea. The service are not so polite and they desperate the customers in two categories as it regards quality and prices. First category is the standard customer whose enjoy good quality and fresh fishes and the second category (tourists and other people) that serve them low quality food and higher prices. This... More 

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Thank johnmenegakis
Athens, Greece
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289 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

A seafood restaurant right on the water front with an amazing view, good food and service. If you sit outside you need a jacket as it is always windy!

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Thank AthensMikki
Athens, Greece
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I used to eat lunch and dinner here with my family since I was a child. My children enjoy the place now with us. I have tasted the most fresh fish by far all these years. All salads are plain greek, fresh products with perfect olive oil. The fresh, baked calamari is a surprisingly delicacy. All these almost in the... More 

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Thank ChristinaLiveri
Athens, Greece
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely family lunch here. Despite being rather busy, the service was very fast. Of course the food was extremely fresh and very very tasty. We were all very happy leaving.

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Thank Yogiyear
Athens, Greece
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121 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Typical Greek sea food tavern by the sea .This kind of food you may find it in many sea food taverns . No any special plate .As always be careful when you choose big fish in this kind of places in Greece .

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Thank Stylianos S
Maple Grove, Minnesota
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

I could not find anything wrong with my order. The whole fish was done to perfection. We had lunch the last day before returning home to US. I never had a fish cooked as nice in any place I had fish before.

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Thank Grk2U
Lansing, Michigan
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222 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

Nice, homey feel to this place from the time you step in. Scattered tables of locals chatting away while eating seafood. We had fried anchovies, grilled sardines, lightly fried red mullet and calamari. All were reasonably good. Don't expect a gourmet development or presentation but it's better than we could do at home. I may not go out of my... More 

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Thank travelingd0c
Tongeren
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Great place by the seaside, totally down to earth with mainly locals enjoying the typical food. Too many dishes to recommend, but the fresh octopus definitely, accompanied by fried courgettes, select from the fridge the fresh fish joined by one of the many ouzo types. Wines are basic.

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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2015

We first visit "Avra" 4 years ago and our first impression is never changed! The place is wonderful, by the sea (the only one in Nea Makri) and the food delicious by all means!

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1 Thank Alex K
Athens, Greece
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88 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

In the end of the Nea Makri, where no cars pass, and tables are almost set on the sea, Avra is a unique quiet tavern in the noisy Nea Makri city. Simple though descent and clean, with fast and smiling service, Avra offers fish, finger food (meze) for your ouzo or beer, and meat dishes. Fresh fish is of course... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Posidonos ave, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 2294 091518

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