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Kosmikon

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Neighbourhood:
Plaka
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119 Adrianou | Kidathineon, Athens 105 58, Greece
+30 21 0324 6984
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Protaras, Cyprus
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

While in The Plaka area. Please visit this Restaurant. Awesome food, lovely staff. We recommend The Pork Gyros. And The Alfa Beer.

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Thank Keith747
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice standard Greek fare. All was ok and was happy with my meal (except perhaps for the 3 olives in my Greek salad however there was a big slab of feta) until I came to pay. At the back of the menu it clearly states service IS included in the price. I requested to pay via card and the waiter... More 

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Thank Steve G
Lake Oswego, Oregon
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

We have eaten here many times over the last 12 years. The food is consistently good, the waiters are friendly and professional and good at answering questions. Both about the food and the area. In 2016 we ate here for 3 lunches and 3 dinners. The gyro plates and the sausages are among our favorites.

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Thank JoyceandHalC
Germany
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Saw it on the corner and was enticed by the maître de to have a great meal. Ordered the rustic salad, the chicken gyros plate and an ouzo. Food and drink were on the table in 5 minutes. Salad was plentiful, hot and fantastic chicken gyros. The service was fast and courteous. Won't mind visiting again

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Thank LarryLucifer
Kangra, India
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152 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We had a lunch at this street restaurant and enjoyed the delicious food with a very warm hospitality. Excellent food, location, food and Staff. Overall fantastic experience.

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Thank Rajesh P
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We stopped here for lunch and all had the chicken gyros, great simple food and a family winner. Staff attentive and polite and beer served in iced glasses, fabulous. Good value and great location.

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Thank Elsie-Chandler
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Stopped here for lunch after visiting the Acropolis and winding our way through the streets. Great location, bustling and busy restaurant, nothing out of the ordinary, near identical restaurant opposite to quite entertaining to watch waiters battling it out selling the menus to customers! I had the dip selection and pita bread (very small pita bread, you'll need 2 or... More 

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Thank AliceSarah23
Kfar Saba, Israel
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83 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

The restaurant is pleasant and the food is good. Professional and efficient service. Reasonable value. We enjoyed.

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Thank Shay P
Nagambie, Australia
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116 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

So glad we chose this restaurant. Everything was excellent from the Meze to the mains and the drinks. Lamb chops were unbelievable and the serving size was ridiculous. I'll be back for sure.

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Thank Jess K
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My first poor review :( We were starving after visiting the acropolis and made a poor decision stopping here. 2 chicken gyros.... My husbands had raw chicken in it. He found it half way through. He ate pretty much around it (partly due to his hungry and party because he does eat anything) but it really put me off my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 22
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Adrianou | Kidathineon, Athens 105 58, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0324 6984
Description
Kosmikon is an allday restaurant for greek breakfast in the morning, lunch, evening coffee and dinner.The Kosmikon offers a wide selection of traditional greek delicacies. Top our list, for the last fourty years, remain gyros.

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

Staying in Plaka

Neighbourhood Profile
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 number of souvenir shops, offering classier items than you will find in the Flea Market. The most rewarding section to explore is the upper reaches towards the Acropolis itself, where many old stone houses with tiled roofs have survived. Up here you can find leafier corners and the odd quaint taverna with unobstructed views of the ancient rock.
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