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Balcony Cyclades

#641 of 3,003 Restaurants in Athens
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Pavlou Mela 13 | Vyronas, Athens 16233, Greece
Name/address in local language
+30 21 0764 0240
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17:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 17:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 00:00
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Athens, Greece
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75 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We are happy to write a review for this fine restaurant overlooking the city of Athens and the sea beyond. Maybe it is one of the very few cases, that a great view is matched with a fine quality dining experience. 'Balkoni' features a great bar to start with, with reasonably priced cocktails and a friendly bartender happy to share... More 

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Thank sixpackswolf
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Very delicious food coupled with a magnificent view! Very pleasant atmosphere, good service. Feels like being on a proper Greek island!

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Thank Eri S
London, UK
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

I had to book a team dinner for 15 people and the main needs were great views, good local cuisine and drinks. This restaurant really ticked all the boxes in that the views were outstanding day/night especially if you were there for sunset. The food was delicious, they had prepared a great menu of the local delights with a modern... More 

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Athens, Greece
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53 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Located in a non touristic region this restaurant combines tasteful plates with a unique view. The prices are good and quite reasonable. Despite the fact that is away from the sea, there you will find excelent fishes. The staff is polite but the service was not so good. Actually, it wasn't matter of the servers but the were big delays... More 

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Athens, Greece
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

We took dinner before a month and enjoyed the beautiful night view of the whole city, as the restaurant is high enough to see from the eastern city to the sea! Each of the dishes had Something special so we didn't decided easily our final order as we wanted to taste as many as possible. Service was polite and on... More 

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Athens, Greece
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194 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Pretty good food with great views from the rooftop of the restaurant. Cool salads and main dishes. Relatively high prices but good value especially for dinner.

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Thank Pelazi
Switzerland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

First of all, i have to say that the restaurant is a bit difficult to find, because it is located on top of the hill, but that is the reason why the view is amazing. The staff was very helpful, nice service. Food is fantastic and big portion. The price of the food are acceptable. Enjoying an amazing dinner with... More 

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Athens, Greece
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2015

If you go there, make sure to ask for a table with a view. The view is excellent, the style and atmosphere inside is average. Food and service are good, with lots of choices for fish delicacies. Parking is not so easy, so it's better to go by taxi.

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Thank Sevi P
Athens, Greece
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

Located on the hills of Hymmitos mountain,justifies its name ! IT IS A BALCONY providing a spectacular view of the city of Athens. When this view is combined with the fabulous delicacies of the Cyclades.....you feel that the Aegean is just so close! The food is amazing and the service is excellent! Can't wait to go back !!

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Thank LNEAthens_Greece
Los Angeles, California
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

Very reasonably priced meal. Views of Athens are outstanding. Staff was VERY friendly and made you feel at home. we had several appetizers...which were all delicious. The fried shrimp was amazing. soooooo good! For dinner I had the grilled fish "catch of the day"... the waiter took me into the kitchen, introduced me to the chef and allowed me to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pavlou Mela 13 | Vyronas, Athens 16233, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0764 0240
Description
Balcony to the Cyclades lies at the foot of the Mount Hymettus, only ten minutes away from the Athens city centre, with an incredible view stretching from the Saronic Gulf to Lycabettus Hill and the Acropolis. The atmosphere is stylish, warm and comfortable, an ideal setting for couples, families and friends. The menu focuses on Greek cuisine in a modern and sophisticated approach mainly influenced by the Cycladic culinary culture. The restaurant is supplied daily with pure local products such as meat, cheese, fresh fish and seafood. Extra tips: roof top service from May till September, spectacular sunset view

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