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Aglio, Olio & Peperoncino

13 Porinou, Athens 117 42, Greece
+30 21 0921 1801
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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13 Porinou, Athens 117 42, Greece
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

The service was slow. Frustratingly, considering I was solo, and the only other table was a couple. I was skeptical. I gave it five more minutes, then I was going to walk. Then the waitress was able to stop by. My last night in Athens,...More

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Near the Acropolis Museum and restaurant row hawking every day for your business, this small Italian option is one block over on a side street. We had a group of 9. We went by the evening before to make a reservation. They were very hesitant...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Cozy and quiet Italian restaurant in Athens. Delicious pasta dishes. Relaxing atmosphere. If you go, be sure to have time to sit and relax because the dishes take a while to come out. Enjoy a bottle of wine while you wait. Filled with local Greeks,...More

Thank Caitlin R
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here Friday night around 21:30 or so - the restaurant has a wonderful intimate atmosphere with just the right amount of lighting to set a relaxing mood. The wait staff was very friendly and helpful, but the wait time was a bit...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

No stress is the motto of the restaurant. So that means that it will take time for food to arrive which gives you time to enjoy your company and that food is being made especially for you fresh... but if you don't like it, it...More

Thank Yasmin N
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This place is an amazing: they know what they are doing wih pasta! Wine choice is excellent, ambience and aestheics upretentious and really confortable... The owner and people there are just warm and honest people and it reflects in their food!

Thank EleniM801
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I have been there a few times in the past as the pasta is very good. I have to say that this time i was heavily disappointed by the service. We were waiting to be seated @ 22:30 but this was expected as the have...More

Thank Aris M
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I visited with a friend for late lunch on Sunday. It's a nice place - nothing fancy. Simple and clean. The service is a bit slow due to the kitchen to my understanding. It took sometime to bring us the bread/olives/wine and then the food....More

Thank Elena T
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had two excellent meals at this small, quaint Italian restaurant. It is off the beaten path on a side street not far from the Acropoli Metro station. It is well worth seeking it out. On our first visit the server warned...More

Thank BrianM55
Reviewed 6 July 2016

After a couple of weeks traveling in Turkey and Greece, we were craving something different than the typical tourist fare...and searched for Italian food. We had also just been in Rome, so we imagined it would be hard to find anything that could live up...More

Thank sethfinn
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
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$29 - US$44
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
14:00 - 19:00
20:00 - 01:00
20:00 - 01:00
20:00 - 01:00
20:00 - 01:00
20:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Porinou, Athens 117 42, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Neighbourhood: Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0921 1801
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