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Melilotos

#64 of 3,001 Restaurants in Athens
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Kalamiotou 19, Athens 105 60, Greece
Name/address in local language
+30 21 0322 2458
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Today
12:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Malta
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a delicious meal with very friendly service. Wine, steak, and a shared appetizer for all under €50. Definitely recommend

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Thank Valherodan
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice atmosphere inside and the food was really nice. Chicken burgers with pastrami are a must have. Lovely fried potatoes.Their pies (made with flaky pastry) with cheese and veg are very good too. I did enjoy their espresso coffee as well. If I ever visit Athens again, will go there for a lunch once more. The staff were friendly. Highly... More 

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Thank JolaDi
new new york
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place used to be brilliant a couple of years ago. I recently returned and the quality has really dropped. Their beef railway dish, a glory of succulent meat in sweet pepper sauce, has become a big chunk of low grade meat in a mild sauce of little character. I wanted to give them another shot, so I returned a... More 

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Thank lordzoidberg
Athens
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very nice lunch with a friend that took me there! Food was veru well in taste and nicely served. But the waitress was rude, bored to answer questions and should maybe try a different job than service! Will go there again and poste a new review if the service has changed!

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Thank Kite-Costa74
Manado, Indonesia
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97 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was good, not great - did not have tomato ketchup for fries, do not accept American Express and charge you for BBQ sauce or mayonnaise (albeit home-made) without telling you!

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Thank ManadoJeremy
Munich
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34 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We cant wait to go back. They have amazing food and are vegetarian friendly. We loved the clean food and the nice options for veggies.

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Thank MunichEverAfter
Sofia, Bulgaria
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere there and mouth melting meals. I highly recommend the Earth salad. The modern interior and the nice quiet music are more positives i can mention but the waitress's attitude is something i cannot leave behind that's why my rating is four.

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Thank AssyaSaeva
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3,166 reviews
1,620 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 596 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eat nice and easy, cuisine is using high quality ingedients and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming in a nice terrace, delicious food and drinks at reasonable prices; you will return soon.

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Limassol, Cyprus
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144 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We keep visiting this restaurant every time we are in Athens and is always excellent. Some of their dishes are out of this world. The salads and appetizers are delicious. They have some local beers from microbreweries which are excellent. The staff is always helpful and polite. Everything is perfect and is a must when you are in the area.

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1 Thank ArisFC
Chania Town, Greece
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The restaurant is located near Ermou street in the city centre, and it can be combined with a walk for shopping in the Ermou street, or with a trip around the historical neighborhoods of Plaka and Monastiraki. The salads were amazing and the main plates were very delicious, especially the chicken and the beef and the personnel was very friendly.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$21
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalamiotou 19, Athens 105 60, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 2458
Description
Downtown, busy and small family restaurant, with a few tables outside. Fresh, local food with a twist, cooked with love and best quality ingredients. It is placed among cafes and bars, so it is the right place to feel the rythm of the city!

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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.
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