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49 Eolou | Kantza, Athens 153 51, Greece
+30 21 0665 9061
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Athens, Greece
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

O Kritikos is the best meat restaurant in Athens,please try everything, you will not find somtehing like this elsewhere. Meat of best quality, wonderfully grilled, excellent starters, high quality wines. Stavros and Nikos, the owners fantastic people, very kind personnel. Worth visiting.

Athens, Greece
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

A place that you probably don't know unless somebody has told you about it. A family run taverna with a long history. The meal starts with the "Disko"/tray where they bring you the cold starters. Then they take your meat order. Lamb chops to die for and cuts of meat aged cut to order and cooked with charcoal to perfection.... More 

Thank Polychronis D
Glyfada, Greece
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96 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

A typical Greek taverna in the outskirts of Athens turned to a destination for meat lovers!! Average ambience (smoky inside in winter) but far better in the spring and summer with outside seating. Simple menu , but meat cooked to perfection with little frills and whistles. The french fries are " to kill for ". Nice range of desserts !

Thank pchrist0
Athens, Greece
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484 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Kind staff, quiet and clean, original place to eat cretan kitchen in the heart of Athens. Don't miss it if you are hungry down town!

Thank Johnmir13
Suresnes, France
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95 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This restaurant is simple with good ambiance and excellent service. It is known for its cuts, mainly beef cuts and really worth the visit. T

Athens, Greece
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122 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The Kritikos tavern is very famous for its stunning and delicious food. Everything you want :meat, fish, soups, meals of the day , dessert, in other words you will be satisfied. The Kritikos will make your day.

Thank SaintClair1986
Athens, Greece
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40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

For meat lovers only, who don't care about decoration, cuttlery and the rest... This place serves the best non-premium (i.e. not wagyu, black-angus, kobe...etc) meat I've ever had!! I often think to my self, how would these guys work on a piece of premium beef, when they reach excellence with common beef and the most popular cuts (t-bone and ribeye)?... More 

Thank AngelK73GR
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Once more there and no surprises. The best steak in Athens (for years),so tasty though raw material is Greek. Same gloomy environment inside(need to fix it guys)though garden is better. Descent wine and service,boring desserts. Excellent value for money(30 euros per person and you eat a lot). Again:the best steak in Athens.

Thank Kyriakos A
Athens, Greece
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Not only they serve the best meat in Athens- Attica area, but they know how to cook it! The Greek rib eye that Nikos selects and dryes is the best you can find. If you enjoy a big stake order an xxl which comes at 1kg . Nikos also wnows how to cook a rare stake which is difficult because... More 

Thank PWallick
Athens, Greece
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43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Owners are great people and very kind hosts. The food is addictive. Start with a greek salad and wild greens. Continue with a carpaccio (it's not in the menu, so ask the waiter) to taste the great quality of meat that they serve. And then it's the kidneys!!! Grilled to perfection and caramelized in a way that takes you to... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 29
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Eolou | Kantza, Athens 153 51, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0665 9061

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