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Liondi Traditional Greek Restaurant

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US$6 - US$24
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Mediterranean, Greek, Healthy
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Thissio / Makriyanni
0.4 km from Acropolis
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Reviewed 2 January 2021

A return visit ( first time June 2017 ) produced another excellent lunch. Great Food, friendly service, most reasonable prices.

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 9 December 2020

we were recommended this restaurant by our New Athens Tour Guide, Walter. We were a little hesitant because of the very touristy area but went for it and we were so glad that we did. From the minute that we walked in we could have...not asked for a warmer welcome or more friendly service throughout the evening. We had the house special slow cooked lamb which was unforgettable. A great spot to watch the world go by and enjoy some real Greek hospitality!More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 15 November 2020 via mobile

There's a lot of restaurants along this road, but we came here based on previous reviews and we're not disappointed. The menu wasn't as extensive as others but the quality was very good and the service was very good. We had moussaka and calamari.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 4 November 2020 via mobile

Amazing place, food was some of the best we’ve had and chefs and waiters were super friendly and service was great. Recommend the mixed Greek platter - gives you a chance to have a bit of everything and everything on there was delicious. Also super...reasonable - around 30 euros for two and we barely even scratched the surface it was so big. Definitely recommend if you’re around the Acropolis.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 31 October 2020

The meal was incredible-the octopus was massive (must try!), the house wine was very nice too. The service was wonderful-staff are all super friendly and attentive. Best value in meal, highly recommend! You are guaranteed to be satisfied.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 30 October 2020

This is the best restaurant to go! Very Nice people, good food, good wine! Just expierence for yourself, no regrets!!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 30 October 2020

When I visited here yesterday, the staff made us feel at home immediately. They have the best food for great prices. We sat here for a few hours with people we met here and did some dancing with the staff. Amazing experience, definitely worth a...visit!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 29 October 2020

Five stars plus one hundred! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ The waiters and chef are absolute gems! Best traditional Greek food in Athens. Lemon potatoes and sea bass were divine! All produce is fresh and organic. What a treat to have friendly people who know how to make you...feel at home and loved!More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 15 October 2020 via mobile

Ate here tonight after reading the reviews on Tripadvisor. We were not disappointed! The waiters were all very friendly and the food absolutely delicious. We shared the Greek Platter for 2 and it was enormous. Tzatsiki and warm pitta bread to start, followed by pastitsio,...moussaka, lamb with potatoes, feta cooked with peppers, tomatoes ( my favourite,) chicken and gemista ( stuffed tomato and stuffed pepper.) Probably enough food for 3 or 4 people. After we had eaten we were given another carafe of red wine and a piece of delicious chocolate cake on the house. Wow! We can thoroughly recommend this restaurant. Everything was delicious.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 13 October 2020

Good saganaki! Will be back! :) good service and really good free dessert!:) We are just for couple of days there and for sure will be back before we leave greece!

Date of visit: October 2020
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evamichel
26 January 2020|
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Response from Diane T | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember if it was on the menu. Just lie the others, my friend and I often got free desserts. We ate at Liondi about 6 times while we were in Athens.
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593hollyt
13 March 2019|
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Response from PHS1001 | Reviewed this property |
We just checked. Only during the Winter months are they closed on Wednesdays.
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sanjayav2019
11 March 2019|
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Response from mulliga10 | Reviewed this property |
We were just there in February and at the very least, Stavros was still there chatting with all his guests, so I think you won't be disappointed!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Liondi Traditional Greek Restaurant

  • Yes, Liondi Traditional Greek Restaurant offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Liondi Traditional Greek Restaurant offers delivery services.

  • Yes, Liondi Traditional Greek Restaurant is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • Liondi Traditional Greek Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5