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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Evgenia

#95 of 3,013 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence
$
Neighbourhood:
Plaka
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
44A Voulis Street | Plaka, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0321 4121
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

222 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 115: English reviews
Brescia, Italy
Level Contributor
40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We chose Eugenia after reading tons of reviews about the restaurant in Plaka. Great decision! People are right, it's a tiny restaurant..but food is delicious! Portions are very abundant and staff is very kind. For 2 starters, 4 main courses, greek salad, bread and a bootle of ouzo, we paid 52 euro. Best choice ever!

Helpful?
Thank domenica_bona
Level Contributor
13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The place serves good food for a nice price. We sat outside and enjoyed a nice meal. Friendly staff. Good value for the location of this place.

Helpful?
Thank Max v
Vilnius, Lithuania
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a very small restaurant, but please wait for the table and you will explore a fresh taste. We took cheeses, shrimps and a fresh fish. All food was fantastic, but fish was like a symphony of heaven for me:))) Nice and friendly service!

Helpful?
Thank tychia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing greek food! We ate Greek salad, Mullets and Sardines. It was sooo good, delicious! As a foreign travelers, this place shows exactly what trdition is- food and atmosphere

Helpful?
Thank Eyal R
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very small restaurant but it worth it if you eat their food!!!every day they change their menu!you can eat the best Mousaka and the potatoes with oregan and lemon sauce!for vegetarians try the gemista and the gigantes!!!Fresh fish sardines and octopus!!Housewine and ouzo with ice!Nice service and very friendly!typical family Greek restaurant !!!

Helpful?
Thank natashapanagiotis
Paris
Level Contributor
255 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Evgenia's cooking is appreciated by most Athenians who order to take out if they can not get a table. Unfortunately, there are only a few tables inside and on the sidewalk. Although it is located in Plaka , there are very few tourists at Evgenia's. The clientele is mostly Greek who appreciate the home made σπιτικό , authentic, traditional ,... More 

Helpful?
Thank Typam
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Recommend to people who is orietated to good quality food. Only few tables but served well and quick.

Helpful?
Thank Ignas D
Weesp
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Brought here by a local Grecian, this tiny place is a must for anybody wanting an authentic Greek meal whilst in Athens. The waitress was extremely attentive to our needs, and the lovely, grandmotherly chef came out and made sure we were all enjoying her delicious cooking! Catered to vegans. You must try the fantastic fava!

Helpful?
Thank Hannah M
Lisbon District, Portugal
Level Contributor
26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We had read reviews of this cosy taverna online so were determined to find it on our visit to Athens on a rainy November day from our Cruise. We were not disappointed. A warm welcome, fantastic home-cooked food (moussaka amazing), great local wine. And a wonderful waitress. Just off the tourist trail, no photos of food on the menu! Great.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mandita25
Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
73 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We found this family eatery on our first trip in 2014, and have returned each year since. Just off the Ermou pedestrian mall, and minutes from Plaka and the Parthenon, this terrific little place offers the best home cooked meals in Athens. Four or five little sidewalk tables face a parking lot on a busy corner, but everyone knows the... More 

Helpful?
Thank notyetretiredpat

Travellers who viewed Evgenia also viewed

 
 

Been to Evgenia? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

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

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44A Voulis Street | Plaka, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0321 4121

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Evgenia and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Shah Alam, Malaysia

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Evgenia staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • 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.
Explore this neighbourhood