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The Old Tavern of Psara

16 Erechtheos | Erotokritou 12, Plaka, Athens 105 56, Greece
+30 21 0321 8733
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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16 Erechtheos | Erotokritou 12, Plaka, Athens 105 56, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an old restaurant on the steps in the old town leading up to the Acropolis. The food is excellent and the atmosphere excellent. It is centrally situated but please note you cannot get a taxi there and have to climb up quite a...More

Thank NakedAdviser
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very attractive setting with tables spread up the stairs of the back lanes on the hill below the Acropolis lit by fairy lights. Food okay but nothing special and probably on the pricey side for what it was. Service very poor- unwelcoming and going through...More

Thank AndrewP11111111
Reviewed 3 days ago

On short visit to Athen twice visited this taverna for suppers, lovely position on winding backlanes away from traffic with tables spilling onto pavements and staircases; friendly and efficient service, all well overseen by a master of ceremonies; great choice on menu and particularly strong...More

Thank NB6106
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here after a walking tour of the Acropolis and Plaka. The atmosphere was great on a bustling Sunday. Lots of locals present. The service was good and the food was excellent for the price. It is a great place to relax and...More

Thank George K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat at the roof top... if i would come again, i would rather sit at the street because it gives a better feeling of the atmosphere and its livelier.. there were other restaurants near by with live music but we couldnt hear because we...More

Thank Vanyauluc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our dinner at the Old Taverna. It was a beautiful night and we sat in the garden overlooking the city. The service was excellent and the food was very good. It's a popular tourist spot, but it did not detract from the...More

Thank michele030
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, superb view, great service!!! Highly recommended!! We went to this restaurant for lunch, the waiters were friendly. One of the best in Athens!

Thank fhaeriz
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was so delicious. The lady who helped us,Georgia was kind efficient and helpful. The bsara salad was rich in sea foods. The imam (eggplant cocked with onion,garlic and tomatoes) was lovely. For the main dissh we had kleftico and meat cocked in pot...More

Thank Rami I
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tavern/ restaurant is neatly tucked behind a busy bazaar street in the Plaka area but when you find it, you feel like you've landed on a well kept insider's secret. We went for dinner and found the place buzzing with life. tables were full...More

Thank Yosra K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Greek cab driver recommended this restaurant as his favourite in Athens, and it proved to be a gem. Of our starters the fried zucchini were outstanding, and our mains of grilled sea bass and grilled salmon were perfect. The atmosphere of the place was...More

Thank David K
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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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
19:00 - 12:00
19:00 - 12:00
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19:00 - 12:00
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19:00 - 12:00
19:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Erechtheos | Erotokritou 12, Plaka, Athens 105 56, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0321 8733
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