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Chez Lucien

) #729 of 3,212 Restaurants in Athens $$ - $$$ French, European
_____ 32 | Petralona, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0346 4236
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
_____ 32 | Petralona, Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I LOVED this restaurant! The proprietress was so kind and clearly all of the ladies there, the chefs and servers and our hostess were obviously passionate about food. We ate here on our 2nd fo 7 nights in Athens and I honestly wanted to go...More

Thank Abimbola O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great small genuine French bistrot. They have excellent home cooked food and 2 types of menus you can choose from, that include a 3 course deal. The entrecôte and filet were cooked to perfection, great carpacio, salads and desserts.

Thank AthensMikki
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is the worst place I' ve ever visited. The chef is not french but Albanian with a french accent. The food was so dull and the Au gratin potatoes must have been cooked over a week ago. The atmosphere is also indescribable. Pool and...More

Thank eugerm71
elescanne, Manager at Chez Lucien, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Our chef doesn't have a french accent but an albanian one. She was trained by Chef Lucien like all our team and all our recipes our executed by the gramm to the original recipes. Especially the beurre café de Paris that requires more than 20...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017

Cozy bistro, very nice food and atmosphere (we loved the chairs and tables hanging from the ceiling), we enjoyed sitting next to people we didn't know :) Excellent for families. Staff is usually very friendly and the service is excellent! The only exception last time...More

Thank Voula G
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Small bistro that gives an authentic French experience with delicious food! Tables are situated very close and in some cases you sit next to other customers, just like a bistro in France! The food is delicious and of a standard quality each time, definitely try...More

Thank tsamalia
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Real french cuisjne in athens.cozy very small place but with superb service and food.u can taste it all the dishes were delicious...choose differnt plates to taste all...nice for couples....

Thank vasgait
Reviewed 12 August 2016

It is a very small bistro in the neighborhood of Petralona area ( old traditional houses of Athens) you can walk also from Thissio area. The food was amazing!!! all u can ask for a dinner after a theatre or cinema. Everything was cooked so...More

Thank marianina
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Nice original french food! The owner is French and he is very sympathetique. it opens at 8:00 in the evening and it is small so maybe telephone reservation is needed.

Thank places_beautiful
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We were taken to this restaurant by friends and we were bitterly disappointed. The food is OK but the place is a dump. I could not believe what they charge considering the horrible surroundings. The service is slow and not very polite. They asked me...More

Thank OlgaP319
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I went there for dinner, I called before to make a reservation. Very kindly they let me know that they open at 20:00 and no reservation accepted which sounds very fair to me! Its a really small place so it would be always booked.. When...More

Thank John K
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 00:00
Monday
19:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 01:00
Thursday
19:00 - 01:00
Friday
19:00 - 01:00
Saturday
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: _____ 32 | Petralona, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0346 4236
Description
Un vrai p'tit bistrot niché dans Athènes!
The authenticity of a french bistrot in the heart of Athens !
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