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Lysikratous 4 | Plaka, Athens, Greece
+30 21 0322 7971
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (27 reviews)
“moussaka” (28 reviews)
Closes in 1 min
19:30 - 23:59All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lysikratous 4 | Plaka, Athens, Greece
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We thoroughly enjoyed the intimate courtyard setting for our meal at Daphne;s We visited with our 13 year old daughter and our waiter was fab, attentive - lots of humour and information on the meals, recommendations and local specialities. Service was attentive and discreet -...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We just popped in without having a reservation. The waiter was friendly and as a guest you felt welcome. The food was nice and fresh and we liked it very much. We can recommend this place for a short brake and having nice food before...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant, with indoor and outdoor dining. The menu is quite good, $$$. The cold marinated octopus was outstanding. Great bottle of wine, the starters and traditional Greek salad were terrific. I would recommend this to anyone. No view of the Acropolis,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time at Daphne's. The ambience is welcoming and the waiters are all polite and friendly. We sat in the garden. It was really nice. There is a lamb dish on the menu under the speciality section. It's lamb cubes, potatoes and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a nice meal on a hot summer evening. The food was a nice representation of classic Greek cooking - good salads, the best Moussaka I had in Greece and friendly service. I didn't think the desserts (pastries & fruit) were particularly notable though...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's nothing about they say! The beer was hot. We asked about an ice pot they said at that time was impossible. It was just 8 pm. They recommended a dish with lamb. It was awful. Never more!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While our 2 weeks in Parikia we went 3 times to Daphne's. The first two we were more than happy. The last time it was also good. Then we made the mistake to take the beef steak wich wasn't that good. but as dessert they...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While we stayed at the nearby AVA Hotel we wandered into Daphne's because of the inviting outdoor seating. The food was very fresh and the waiters were attentive. The food portion was huge (like almost all Greek restaurants). We will remember this one to go...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is attractive and the staff very welcoming. We were disappointed by the food which was lacking finesse: large portions and not very well presented.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been to this establishment twice and have had a great experience on both occasions. The staff is courteous and helpful and the food is delicious.

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
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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
19:30 - 23:59
12:00 - 01:00
19:30 - 23:59
12:00 - 01:00
19:30 - 23:59
12:00 - 01:00
19:30 - 23:59
12:00 - 01:00
19:30 - 23:59
12:00 - 01:00
19:30 - 23:59
12:00 - 01:00
19:30 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lysikratous 4 | Plaka, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Plaka
  • Neighbourhood: Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0322 7971
  • E-mail
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