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.

Elaea Mezedadiko

19-21 Stratigou Makrigianni Ioanni, Athens 117 42, Greece
+30 21 0921 2280
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mixed platter” (3 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
19-21 Stratigou Makrigianni Ioanni, Athens 117 42, Greece
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (427)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 313 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We literally stumbled onto this gem. Near the Placa shopping district. Safe area. I had a lamb pot and my friend lamb chops. Perfectly prepared. All six of us agreed it was our best restaurant Most friendly staff. We ate outside excellent weather. A treat!...More

Thank drd2824
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We truly appreciate the time you dedicated to post about you epicurean experience at our establishment on TripAdvisor. It is always so rewarding for all of us here at Elaea Mezedadiko to receive such positive feedback from guests. Thank you so much!!!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing food, Friendly staff and a beautiful atmosphere. What more could you want! 11/10!!! Meg and Lachy🇦🇺More

Thank megmiller7
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Meg and Lachy, thank you for your brief and to the point positive remarks and for giving a bit of your time to post about your experience on TripAdvisor. Our guests satisfaction is our daily objective and reviews like your not only reward us but...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

My favorite restaurant in all of Greece. In a huge city like Athens, the first-rate staff at Elaea made my experience feel like a cozy neighborhood bistro. Everyone -- starting with the delightful hostess, Irene -- made us feel at home, personifying the legendary Greek...More

Thank Doree19
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

You cannot conceive how rewarding to our efforts positive reviews like yours are for all of us here at Elaea Mezedadiko. We appreciate the time you dedicated to post your remarks on TripAdvisor. Thank you for your continuing preference and we await your return, soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We tried a few restaurants on makreegani street and this was another favorite restaurant of ours. Food very good Service very friendly Atmosphere very beautiful

Thank kenneth s
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Kenneth your review is greatly appreciated. A satisfied guest is so rewarding for all of us here and motivates us to continue and improve!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this place! The staff is so exceptional! A friend In our group has severe gluten allergy and the staff was super accommodating. We are there several times due to the superior service. The food was all fantastic: gyros, souvlaki, mixed meat grill, meatballs...More

Thank Ambassador272543
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Your satisfaction is our reward! Thank you for your preference and for taking the time to post about your experience on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great restaurant very close to the Acropolis and the museum, in the center of everything. We enjoyed it very much the dishes were tasty and quite big!The prices are very honest.

Thank alex s
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate your positive review and the time you took to post it on TripAdvisor. Feedback like your rewards all our honest efforts. Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped when the friendly staff person struck up a conversation, and at recommendation I tried the lamb in a pot. It was the best thing I've eaten on this trip and I've been in London and Athens for about a week. The service was...More

Thank zacharyneal77
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate that you dedicated the time to post your very positive critique and recommendation on TripAdvisor. We put great care into everything we do to satisfy all our guests and it is feedback like yours that rewards all our efforts. Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent and the team were extremely friendly. I had prearranged for them to do birthday celebrations for my husband. They had balloons, a cake and made everyone sing happy birthday. The owner greeted us in person and made the whole experience fabulous.

Thank spurdy
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to celebrate your husbands birthday with you. We always give our utmost to satisfy our special guests and it is rewarding to get such positive feedback. Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is situated amongst lots of other restaurants opposite the archaeological museum, it looked the most popular so we had lunch here. Started with a huge cold appetiser plate that was far too much for the two of us. The eggplant was delicious. I...More

Thank Adele S
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recognition and recommendation. We appreciate you dedicating the time to post about your positive experience on TripAdvisor. We do our utmost to satisfy our guests and feedback like your is so rewarding for us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not far from Akropolis museum, there is a row of restaurants! We just picked one and did our order! We had to wait and wait and wait! My pasta with vegetables where not super fantastic but alright! I am full and do not need to...More

Thank Jannice L
IOANNIS I, Owner at Elaea Mezedadiko, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We care greatly and do our utmost for guest satisfaction.We constantly aim to improve our services and quality in order to meet guests expectation which we do successfully for the large majority of our clients as attested to on this site. We truly regret your...More

Nearby
Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 292 hotels in Athens
AD Athens Luxury Rooms and Suites
105 reviews
.07 km away
Airotel Parthenon
1,638 reviews
.14 km away
Hera Hotel
1,238 reviews
.15 km away
Herodion Hotel
2,793 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Liondi Traditional Greek Restaurant
2,599 reviews
.01 km away
Greek Stories
395 reviews
.02 km away
Arcadia Restaurant
2,994 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby Attractions
Acropolis Museum
31,260 reviews
.08 km away
Museum of the Center for the Acropolis Studies
29 reviews
.09 km away
Eleni Marneri Galerie
19 reviews
.10 km away
Technohoros Art Gallery
26 reviews
.07 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
ghfan
31 August 2018|
Answer
Response from Jazelynv | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don’t know. But you can look up the restaurant online and give it a try.
0
Votes
mh972
3 April 2018|
Answer
Response from IOANNIS I | Property representative |
We regret to inform you that we are an a la carte restaurant. You can get a traditional Greek variety platter at 25€ for two person.
0
Votes
mrswatson0108
27 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from IOANNIS I | Property representative |
We accept credit cards (VISA & MASTERCARD)
0
Votes
Google Translation
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$22
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19-21 Stratigou Makrigianni Ioanni, Athens 117 42, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Neighbourhood: Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0921 2280
  • E-mail
Description
A traditional Greek restaurant next to the new Acropolis Museum, reached easily by the nearby Acropolis Metro Station. It concentrates on unique local ingredients and recipes to create the Greek "mezes" (tit-bits) plates which usually accompany wine, ouzo $ raki. The mezes provides for a wide variety of tastes to choose from in smaller portions and lower prices. Come & try our Greek hospitality!
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