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#47 of 3,074 Restaurants in Athens
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Aidiniou 55 N. Smyrnh, Athens 171 22, Greece
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+30 21 0937 0708
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best tavernas in Athens. Very good staff, huge plates (don't give an order for all of you just calculate your order minus one or two persons !!!!) , very friendly staff. Prices are more than acceptable.

Thank Anastasios F
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and great family atmosphere! I totally recommend it. It is one of my favourite places in Athens. Big portions and great quality.

Thank Maria-Christina K
Athens, Greece
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This is one of my favorite places in the area. It is what somebody would call a steakhouse, but not in the American notion, a greek tavern like one. The main characteristic of it? Of course big portions of whatever you order. I keep visiting this place, always to trying to get "different" tastes of meat. This time I had... More 

Thank Ctatsio
Athens, Greece
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

You must try tzatziki and lamps chomp. Everything perfect as usual. Thank you for having the same quality more than 10 years.

Thank exanthi
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We had a great lunch with a group of man-friends at Myrtia. The portions were literally huge and the quality of the meat served was perfect and well cooked. The restaurant has a plethora of traditional Greek meat dishes and is ideal if you want to have a large and full meal ! The staff is friendly and cheerful as... More 

Thank Χάρης Φ
Athens, Greece
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Nice family traditional tavern. Well known for its huge portions. Highlight of the place the free fried greek donuts with honey or chocolate they serve in the end. Only disadvantage is that sometimes you have to wait a lot to get a table.

Thank Simon_Siteman
Athens, Greece
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Best value for money, friendly staff and delicious food.Very close to tram station "Aghia Paraskevi".

Thank irini_84
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

A great tavern to visit! Excellent service, lovely atmosphere, great food! A very satisfying experience. And imagine I'm not a 'tavern' person. Portions are large and I would advice you not to order many side dishes. Also, the place is always packed and they don't make reservations so be prepared to wait a bit.

Thank Zoe M
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Myrtia offers the full Greek taverna experience. Cozy place, nice music, friendly staff and most importantly, amazing food. While Myrtia is more expensive than the average tavern (around 20 euros per person) the size of the portions is huge. We have visited the place at least 5 times and not even once could we eat everything that was on the... More 

Thank Gerasimos V
Athens, Greece
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Everything is literally delicious! You must try the lamb chops, tyropites, and tyrokauteri!! Anything you try is very tasty. The staff is friendly and efficient. The service is quick even when they are fully booked. They also give you the most delicious loukoumades covered in chocolate after dinner!

Thank exanthi

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Restaurant Details

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Mediterranean, Barbecue, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aidiniou 55 N. Smyrnh, Athens 171 22, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0937 0708

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?