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Aleria

57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
+30 21 0522 2633
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (33 reviews)
“suckling pig” (6 reviews)
“pastitsio” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Greek, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were really looking forward to our first visit to Aleria as we were hoping to try something very different and innovative from a Greek food perspective. Aleria is a beautiful old restored villa situated in a less than ideal neighbourhood, so a taxi is...More

Thank Cona35
Reviewed 1 week ago

This a very cute romantic place to have dinner. The surrounding neighborhood seemed a bit dodgy, but it was expected since I read this place was in one of those 'up and coming' neighborhoods. I was on my own, so probably a bit more paranoid...More

Thank lexington8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Aleria is what a good restaurant should be... Amazing service the waiters very informed about what they where serving ... The food well balanced with wonderful tastes. We had the set menu which it was amazing Greek kuzin with a modern twist not your traditional,...More

Thank 876chask
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A memorable dinner: service was impeccable, explanation of every dish and wines was so helpful, each dish was prepared to perfection. My wife and I chose the tasting menu I and we were delighted with everything. Lamb was cooked so well it came out tender...More

Thank Daitokoro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for dinner here in July after a hot day of walking the crowded streets of Athens. Don't be put off by the nondescript commercial neighborhood - the restaurant is in a charming house with a lovely backyard garden patio. We arrived just after they...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our primary goals on vacation is to have outstanding memorable food - this is the place for that. We selected the tasting menu and it was superb - the type of food when you put it in your mouth, you think... this is...More

Thank zOe26347
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our last meal after three weeks in Greece and this is the best meal, better than few 'starred' restaurants we tried. The tasting menu was executed extremely well with excellent wine pairing, every service staff was professional and friendly. Highly recommended!

Thank Kallen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined at Aleria as our final meal in Europe after visiting Italy, Austria and, Athens. It was our best experience by far. The creativity of dishes was delightful and the service,impeccable. For example, the Creaton Dakos presented taste contrast to delight the palate and...More

Thank MarcoBailey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped by without a reservation, trying our luck, and was offered to sit at the reception area with tables, which we did not mind. Everything else was just like in a regular seat. Beautifully prepared dishes that also tasted great, with very attentive and...More

Thank Cherry L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived, service and atmosphere were off the charts. The waitstaff was spot on and service was impeccable. My husband and I were overwhelmed by the beauty of the courtyard setting. Absolutely stunning with such a romantic feel. We chose the tasting...More

Thank danarward
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5 August 2017|
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Response from Vasileios S | Reviewed this property |
not really. everyone were casual - smart dressed.
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Judy A
22 May 2017|
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Response from Mark_RHouston_TX | Reviewed this property |
I used AMEX. I'm sure Visa and m/c too. Not sure about others.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$44 - US$52
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Valet Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
19:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
19:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:30 - 23:00
Thursday
19:30 - 23:00
Friday
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0522 2633
  • E-mail
Description
The restaurant is a perfectly restored villa from the early years of the previous century. The decor strikes the perfect balance between luxury and ambience, creating an atmosphere which is quite formal but still unpretentious, cozy and elegant. The restaurant's creative cuisine has been awarded many times and promises to impress you with a brilliant parade of re-synthesized Greek cuisine The chef Gikas Xenakis is one of the best proponents of the New Greek Cuisine movement which now attracts the most talented chefs in Greece. His philosophy is one that combines a calm but confident control of the modern cooking techniques with his memories of traditional home food cooked with the best and freshest ingredients that the sea and land of Greece offers. At Aleria you will enjoy Greek fine dining in wonderful surroundings in what is considered as one of the best value for money restaurants.
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