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57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
+30 21 0522 2633
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Greek, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here during a recent visit to Athens, on our way to the islands and were both delighted we did. Lovely courtyard dining. Excellent, professional staff. Fantastic food! From the delightful amuse bouche (tiny club sandwich a highlight) to the excellent selection of Greek...More

Thank Taylor158
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been putting off writing a review for Aleria for a few years, in fear that this place may become inundated and impossible to book without a long waiting time. However, the secret seems to be well and truly “out” now, so I may...More

Thank Getmetothegreek
Reviewed 3 days ago

A rather good restaurant in the heart of Athens. Service and food were good. Except for the 2nd bottle of water they added without us asking for it (and they charged us for it!). This wasn't a nice gesture on their part, rather dishonest if...More

Thank Glenn J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good food, great staff, great wines in a somewhat strange part of Athens. Absolutely worth a detour, quality !

Thank Duijvel
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just finished trip to the islands and Athens. The tasting menu with local wines was our most memorable meal. We would highly recommend dinner here.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The outdoor setting of this restaurant is particularly beautiful and well worth a visit. The staff are very attentive. The food was beautifully presented, we had the tasting menu. All the dishes were well cooked but some courses were significantly tastier than others which is...More

Thank if661 .
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Doing the tasting menu is a must! Each dish was balanced nicely and interesting in terms of flavors and textures. We did Tasting Menu II, and it was very enjoyable. Service was prompt and friendly. Each element of every dish was executed well. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on a date night to Aleria and enjoyed every moment of our evening - We tried the 5 course tasting menu which was perfect all the way. Every single course is inspired by the Greek culture but offers an interesting modern touch and...More

Thank michel_mayor
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a family, three adults.The cuisine is an elevated gourmet creation, based on the traditional Greek cuisine. Excellent taste,knowlegable staff, large selection of Greek wines, fast service.

Thank Dimitris A
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very pleasant atmosphere with excellent dishes. Very interesting tastes. Excellent deserts. Will visit again.

Thank Salvator L
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10 July 2018|
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Response from Dragosbogdan | Reviewed this property |
Just go there and you won’t regret it.
11 January 2018|
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Response from colin h | Reviewed this property |
yes that would not be a problem, in fact it will properly be easier. My wife wanted the sharing \and I La a Carte, this did cause a problem and we were recommended it would be easier if all the same
5 August 2017|
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Response from Sofia C | Reviewed this property |
Officially I do not think that there is a dress code. However you will feel very uncomfortable, after all it is not a tavern.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$44 - US$52
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Megalou Alexandrou | Metaxourgeio, Athens 104 35, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0522 2633
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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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