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GB Roof Garden

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1 Vasileos Georgiou A_ Str. | Syntagma Square, Athens 105 64, Greece
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+30 21 0333 0766
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12:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 17:00
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Carmel, Indiana
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102 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Grand Bretagne Hotel in downtown Athens and used the GB Roof Garden restaurant for numerous breakfasts and dinners. Restaurant is outside with a roof over it, and a beautiful view of downtown Athens and the Acropolis. Impossible to describe how stunning this view and location really is. Service, food, menu, all wonderful. If you are fortunate enough... More 

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Rome, Italy
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68 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best view in Athens! I was here for a business lunch and was litterally amazing, i guess at night must be even better. Great food and service, definitely worth it

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Thank Michela S
Athens, Greece
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had business lunch at GB Roof Garden, simply amazing! Everything was taken great care of, the service was spotless and the food delicious. They had a special promotion of different Rissoto styles, I had Rissoto Milanesse which was one of the best I ever had. Overall, I highly recommend it for a great lunch or dinner, definitely try it... More 

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Thank Alexis R
Athens, Greece
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have enjoyed this restaurant many times. First of all it has spectacular view to Acropolis. But not only this makes visitors to book a table in GB Roof Garden. Their dishes are blows taste buds. High quality ingredients, excellent service, creativity in a menu marks out this restaurant as a unique among demanding clients. This time I'd ordered dish... More 

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Miami Shores, Florida
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91 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a nice view for our last dinner in Athens, and this place was just that. The view was inspired. The food was delicious: Orzo Lobster pasta was scrumptious, the grilled calamari was good. The service was professional and friendly. The whole experience was excellent.

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Thank flipper0211
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OK so here's the deal - if you are on a budget - then think twice before booking. The menu is not extensive but covers a good range. The wine list is very International which is a little unusual in Greece and is not expensive. Of course the view is superb and the "Selfie spot" must be used (the waiter/ess... More 

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Thank scotskinner
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view,the Acropolis,the parliament ....what about the foo guys...? you have like the perfect spot.The service trying their best,but when you have fine dining prices...you need to have also fine dining food quality... 2 points for the service and the view

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Thank Tom S
Htl_Grande_Bretagne, Manager at GB Roof Garden, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback regarding your experience at the GB Roof Garden restaurant. Even though your overall experience was satisfactory, we were disappointed to read that you didn’t enjoy the food offered. The points raised have been communicated to our Director of Restaurants in order for remedial action to be taken... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant with a great view and good meals. A nice place, quiet and a great service. The menu is a little poor but good.

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Birmingham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Service fitting for the 5* hotel, combined with a view of the Parthenon in the distance from tables on the balcony. We had lunch which was really enjoyable. It is about as expensive as you might expect for this standard, so it is certainly not cheap. Is it worth it? Probably.

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Constanta, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, nice view of The Acropolis, nice service and of course delicious food. We had fish and it was pretty great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$34 - US$137
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 17:00
Thursday
12:00 - 17:00
Friday
12:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Vasileos Georgiou A_ Str. | Syntagma Square, Athens 105 64, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Syntagma
  • Neighbourhood: Syntagma
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0333 0766
Description
GB Roof Garden Restaurant & Bar The view from the GB Roof Garden Restaurant & Bar is breathtaking. In the most ideal location, the uninterrupted views of the Acropolis, Lycabettus hill and the Parliament are truly magnificent. The Restaurant - awarded by the Wine Spectator magazine three years in a row - serves New Mediterranean cuisine with emphasis on quality raw materials and excellent technique. For breakfast or lunch, the elegant and warm environment of the GB Roof Garden restaurant creates a tranquil atmosphere, while dinner is perfect when the city lights come on and the cosmopolitan aura becomes apparent.

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Staying in Syntagma

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Syntagma
Perhaps the best place to get your bearings is Syntagma Square, crowned by the imposing Parliament building on its upper side and surrounded by other large structures, such as the exclusive Hotel Grande Bretagne. The grand avenues that lead towards Omonia are also full of massive Neoclassical edifices like the Numismatic Museum and those around smaller Platia Kolokotroni. Here you will find lots of travel agents, bookshops and fashion shops, especially on Ermou Street. Just south of Syntagma Square, you can take a breather in the lush National Gardens, which extend into the grounds of the Zappeio palace and beyond to the ancient Temple of Olympian Zeus.
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