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“Lovely Food, lovely people”
Review of Elpis

Elpis
Ranked #2 of 11 Restaurants in Plaka
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We visited Elpis on the 1st occasion for Lunch. Pizza all round (The seafood one was amazing!). After this, Elpis became a regular dining spot for our party. We popped in first of all to buy some fresh bread (however, we were a little slow off the blocks to get some).

The owners were so very welcoming, making us feel like family and also very generous to our children. The amount of variety on the menu on offer was vast. We need to return to sample some more.

The food was always hot, tasty and presented well. All the staff were attentive and friendly and would do anything they could to help ( particularly for an injured child - thank you). The fresh bread was first class with the accompanying salsa/ dip, truly delicious.

The dessert plate of yogurt, honey and fruit, brought out at the end of the meal,was always welcome and quickly demolished (missing it as I right here), and the honey/lemon Raki, wow.

Of the three restaurants in Plaka Square, Elpis' prices were reasonable, not as cheap as Harokopos (also really good food), but cheaper than Takis.

We are looking forward to returning next year!

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Thank Robert M
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Bread good, wine fine, fava excellent, hummus inedible and other dishes mediocre. Too few staff on duty, unfair to expect the youngsters there to deal with so many customers. Despite repeated attempts to get our bill none arrived. Waited at least 20 minutes but none was forthcoming, saw other diners leave without being served. All of this happened to us a mere hour ago and we are wELPISed off! Sadly, simply cannot recommend.

Thank Elaine G
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

This is a very good restaurant with reasonable service. A good selection of local dishes to choose from, but as it is the best rated restaurant it does get very busy whichi can mean sitting on a table in/ by the road. It has a bakery attached to ity, so the bread is very good...

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Thank ChrisnViv
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Fantastic, generous hospitality...they really look after you. We stayed around the corner and tried various restaurants in Plaka and Amyrida and Elpis was the best in term of food and value for money. Highly recommended. They bring you a round of free drinks as standard after every meal!

P.s - the only other good restaurant we found in the area is Psaros, in Almyrida but that place is more expensive than Elpis.

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Thank Joe P
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

I've eaten here a few times and what always stands out apart from the quality of the food is the wonderful service from Mulee and her family.
I needed to visit the ATM that's quite close to Elpis and on seeing me Mulee beckoned me over and asked me to have a drink with her. That's it. Spotted me. Fancied a chat and we shared a drink. On the house of course.

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Thank furks
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