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Navarinou 11, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0361 5255
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

Nestled between exarcheia & Kolonaki and with cocktails costing €6.50 for a cocktail during happy hour... Atmosphere is of a fun loving crowd.

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Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 13 June 2014

It is a very "noice" place in athens to have a drink or two. After 12 it gets pretty packed and bustling "which is nice:D" as Borat would have said

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Reviewed 6 June 2014

Had a very good dinner sitting out on the terrace. I'd describe cuisine as modern Greek -- not the standard choices, but certainly Greek influenced. Service was attentive and pricing was very reasonable. Certainly better than the many tourist restaurants that line the same street.

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Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 25 January 2013 via mobile

Nice bar and one of the most famous spots for young people in athens (never seen anyone eat there).mainly rock music!avoid it on friday-saturday cause its extremely full!

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Thank Tsigeorge
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Reviewed 9 December 2011

Either for a snack or just for a tasteful cocktail this place is an Athenian must to pay a visit place.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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Reviewed 20 November 2011

This is more of a bar and I did not eat anything, but it has a nice student-ish vibe for drinks. Recommended if you'd like to escape the main tourist areas.

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Reviewed 21 February 2008

excellent coctails, playfull

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Navarinou 11, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Exarchia
  • Neighbourhood: Exarchia
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0361 5255

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Exarchia
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 its most alternative bars and underground music venues. You'll find political bookshops and quirky stores here, yet it is also a neighborhood inhabited by families and older folk. On Saturdays, punks and grandmothers alike head for Kallidromiou Street, nestled below Strefi Hill, to pick up fresh produce at the traditional laiki agora (street market).
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