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Electra Roof Garden Restaurant

#83 of 3,019 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Plaka
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18-20 Navarchou Nikodimou | Plaka, Athens 105 57, Greece
+30 21 0337 0000
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19:30 - 00:30
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Sun - Sat 19:30 - 00:30
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San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The restaurant is very nice with great food. The menu is nice, but could offer more authentic Greek selections.

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Greece
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

view from above in night is perfect, plates is a lit bit expensive but all the experience is worth it.

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sheffield
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying here and had asked reception to book us a table. When we checked later they hadnt made the booking, However the restaurant Manager said he would organise a table for us and true to his word he did. We had a fabulous table directly looking at the Acropolis all lit up. It was amazing and you could... More 

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Thank Carol C
Athens, Greece
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Most enjoyable evening for the special occasion of our anniversary. Five course meal accompanied by the appropriate glass of wine for each course. A breathe taking view of the Parthenon and Athens, courteous and friendly staff what more could one ask. Very Happy would go again.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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218 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

The description of this restaurant here on TA and elsewhere is correct: the roof setting with Acropolis as the backdrop is more than a lovely view. The high marks for the food (certificate of excellence, Michelin guide mention etc) is also correct. Here they do cook excellently! Food quality and standard of cooking is on a high level - some... More 

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Ioannina, Greece
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

one of the best roof garden views and a very nicely set restaurant for the well heeled, worth it for a memorable or important occasion

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New York City, New York
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161 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Had Christmas Eve dinner here and the food was good. The Amuse Bouche was tasty octopus, and the mushroom soup with truffle was quite nice. The King Prawn was served with Quinoa. The mesclun with shaved cheese and some type of prosciutto was well done . The filet of pork accompanied by potato and egg plant purée was also very... More 

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Bangkok
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60 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Excellent staff service especially if they know you are having trouble ordering local dishes. Because of their English proficiency and culinary knowledgeable, they could provide the detailed description and ingredients of each dish to match your preference. We are Thai people who are accustomed to spicy food so we managed to ask the chef to add some spices to some... More 

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Birkirkara, Malta
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15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Rooftop garden restaurant with excellent views. We went in the evening and the floodlit acropolis above us was a majestic backdrop to an epic meal. Service and food were superb, the waiter was knowledgeable about wine and recommended an excellent greek white. 3 course with wine came to approximately €150 so its on the expensive side but well worth it.... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Ate there twice because the first time was so good. All three meals were just excellent on both occasions. Elegantly presented with great flavour and textures.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$77
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
19:30 - 00:30
Monday
19:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
19:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
19:30 - 00:30
Thursday
19:30 - 00:30
Friday
19:30 - 00:30
Saturday
19:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-20 Navarchou Nikodimou | Plaka, Athens 105 57, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0337 0000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • 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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