We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

O Kostas

5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
+30 21 0322 8502
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“souvlaki” (163 reviews)
“pork” (27 reviews)
“pitas” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Fast food, Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (551)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 266 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a VERY tasty cheap eat this is your place! The only problem is I needed to order more!! Slovakia was to die for

Thank dhesijk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For me, this was as regular a meat sandwich as I've had anywhere. I like family-run shops that have been around for a while, and have lived on through generations of owners and clients. This is one of those. But I didn't find anything special...More

Thank nuffadvicealready
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was expecting this place to be fantastic but the time it took to get our food made it not worth it. The pita was good and the pork decent. A good value for sure but be prepared to wait 30 to 45 minutes in...More

Thank George K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think this place is a little over rated. I found the meat too salty, there is better souvlaki to be had in Athens. We went nice early and didn't need to queue.

Thank zany88
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Simple, fast, authentic, hole in the wall, all traditional gyros that are so tasty and yummy! .... as simple as that!

Thank Larry B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

we had a short stay in Athens and O Kostas was the place we had to visit. this was well worth the wait, the sandwiches were not huge, but that's how they should be, they were the right size. great flavor and extremely fresh food....More

Thank like_the_sun
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Hands down the best Souvlaki in Athens and the best value for money too. My husband and I actually first heard about O Kostas on a TV Show where we heard about its history (an authentic family run establishment started in 1950, now run by...More

Thank rachietown
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

O Kostas is the perfect lunch spot for killer pork souvlaki! This tiny restaurant dates back to 1950, and offers authentic Greek street food at treat prices (2.50 for a souvlaki). Locals kept popping by the place when we were visiting- it's definitely the real...More

Thank njbruno
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Great authentic cheap souvlaki! We had the pork souvlaki that was so tasty! The place is extremely small but the quality of the food is amazing!

Thank phil1322
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Soulaki is tasty but they put a lot of salt in it. People take taxi to come here which is not necessary. One of the Kostas was out of souvlaki at 2 pm whem I get there. Owners don't speak English very well and prepare...More

Thank sekriT
Nearby
Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Nolan
202 reviews
.06 km away
Le Greche
341 reviews
.06 km away
Ergon
343 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Church of Panagia Gorgoepikoos
39 reviews
.18 km away
Ekklisia Agia Dinami
10 reviews
.11 km away
Athens Insiders
169 reviews
.09 km away
ExecutiveTaxi
142 reviews
.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Amarconn
15 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from valeriatink | Reviewed this property |
no my friend!
0
Votes
Google Translation
Sahir N
7 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from OmarPaketa | Reviewed this property |
They dont
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Pentelis | Syntagma, Athens 10560, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 8502
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing