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37 Solomou, Athens 106 82, Greece
+30 21 3022 6262
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
37 Solomou, Athens 106 82, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A place not to miss in Exarcheia. Fresh products, cretan dishes and drinks with a twist and delicius greek recipies, all in a reasonable price range.

Thank Nikos R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

new wave greek cuisine in fair prices, new tastes, the chef Rigas always does its best and most of the times the results are fantastic... try the herring, or the pastas... once again excellent.. well done

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very nice place for your family or friends in the centre of Athens . Traditional food right from Crete! Excellent choice

Thank Karnezzi G
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Great place for eating with friends in the center of Athens.. Really good inspired food in great prices. The drinks are also good and the staff helpfull...

Thank Nikos M
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Although it comes as a highly recommended small restaurant among the "alternative" circles of Athens and is located in one of the least posh areas, our food was very overpriced. The portions were very small, in the traditional size of "meze" or tapas. Definitely not...More

Thank Grigoria P
Ρηγας Κ, Ιδιοκτήτης at Saligaros, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you for your review... but... 1. You came to a mezedopoleio... meaning that some portions are small... 2. The range of prices is from 3,5-7,5... you have to be joking if you believe that are overpriced.. or you have other agenda Margarita... 3. If...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Just a few minute walk from the National Archaeological Museum, Saligaros has an extensive menu with appetizers, salads, meat plates, fish, drinks, and more! Follow up dinner with Greek coffee and yogurt with honey. We came to eat in the evening and the atmosphere was...More

Thank mwilcott
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Amazingly tasty food at fair prices in a superb neighbourhood! They offer a great variety of dishes inspired mainly from recipes from the island of Crete. You can order anything without fearing that you've missed something else. Everything is delicious. Don't forget to accompany your...More

Thank George T
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

A very friendly place with great Greek traditional dishes and drinks from the famous island of Crete. Very good service with amazing hospitable staff, and also traditional live music. A highly recommended restaurant for people that want to experience Greek cuisine. (Frida)

Thank Gesta X
Reviewed 16 June 2017

great place with number of great dishes and tastes, you have to try it!!!! Burgerachiii miam miam miam miam!!!! Also one of the sexiest chef of the world :P

Thank Nais F
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to taste original Cretan cuisine while drinking "tsikudia"! If you are lucky enough you will enjoy live music as well. Don't forget to have a "Sfakiani" for desert!!!

Thank Lenio P
Exarchia is in many ways Athens’ best-kept secret,
discovered by relatively few international visitors.
Located behind the main University and Polytechnic
buildings, it is unsurprisingly home to many students,
intellectuals and politicos. This is reflected in the
area’s vibrant street art and graffiti, which seems to
cover almost every inch of wall space. Some of the
best Athenian tavernas are located here, as well as
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Solomou, Athens 106 82, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Exarchia
  • Neighbourhood: Exarchia
  • Phone Number: +30 21 3022 6262
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Saligaros in a traditional Greek taverna with influence from Crete the islands and the conteporary Greek food movement witch is dedicated in exploring our cuisine and creating for its customers the best. We always choose the best ingredients for our clients since we are also producers of cretan olive oil, olives, wine and vegetables. We make our own bread, ancient greek pies and sweets.
The wine and the raki are among the best in athens. Cooking Lessons take part according to demand.
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