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Bairaktaris Taverna

Pl. Monastirakiou 5 | Monastiraki, Athens 105 55, Greece
+30 21 0321 6936
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
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“gyros” (117 reviews)
“greek salad” (46 reviews)
“yogurt” (28 reviews)
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Pl. Monastirakiou 5 | Monastiraki, Athens 105 55, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Without question the best meal and atmosphere of any restaurant we experienced when we visited Athens. Recommended by our tour guide Popi of George's Taxi.

Thank philliephan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my daughter's and my first day in Athens and we found this place while walking around the old part of town and stopped to have lunch. The choice was okay, but not really memorable. The staff was attentive, but not exactly friendly and...More

Thank vern C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’re in the Monasteraki area you have to come try this place! It’s right on the Monasteraki square and has real authentic Greek food. It’s amazing! Perfectly shaded with beautiful trees right next to the old church and metro stop. After shopping we came...More

Thank Alex E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tasty doner, good location, friendly staff, lovely live music. Excellent!!! We are here for second time. Amazing place with tasty tradicional food ❤️❤️❤️

Thank PlamenaDraganova
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The amount of people that come through here is crazy they have about 40 tables outside and they very busy you have about three people yelling outside gyro souvlaki homemade food everyone that passes through there they tell them sit sit very good food most...More

Thank Emmanuel T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, a waiter showed us a table in front of the kitchen's window. The smell there was very unpleasant so we asked for a better one. Then we found a table for four to sit (we were two) but the waitress showed us...More

Thank Demetra T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were hungry and grabbed some pita roll kebabs on the go and it was the tastiest kebabs . Good for something quick!!!

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family stopped here for lunch today. We ordered a variety of food ;sardines,spaghetti, gyro, cod, lamb chops and salad. Oddly , the only really good thing we ordered was the spaghetti and it was served cold. My husband became ill after the sardines, and...More

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed all the foods we tried. We especially liked the cheese croquettes, kebob with yogurt sauce, pasticcio, and stuffed grape leaves (I think this is called “dolma.” It is somewhat similar to stuffed cabbage rolls, but not cooked in tomato juice.). The vine leaves...More

Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been today the 22nd june fir a short lunch. We heard about their Gyros greek speciality and we were not surprised. Its quite good, same as the staff there. Very kind You seat at tables and chairs on the street enjoying while people...More

Thank Augusto N
Monastiraki is a souvenir-hunting enclave with a
difference. Apart from the dramatic backdrop of the
Acropolis, its network of alleys and pedestrianized
streets surround the remains of both the Greek and
Roman agoras, adding the quaint concept that this is
where the ancients also came to shop. Named after the
tiny monastery church at its center, Monastiraki
Square is a lively spot by day or night, with street
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January 8, 2016|
Response from Kyriakos_Moraitis | Property representative |
2.40 euros if it is served and 2.20 if it is take away.
Elizabeth P
September 2, 2015|
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Response from Elizabeth P |
Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pl. Monastirakiou 5 | Monastiraki, Athens 105 55, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Monastiraki
  • Neighbourhood: Monastiraki
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0321 6936
  • E-mail
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