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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Museum
“The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (EMST) began its operation in 2000. Its permanent home is the former Fix brewery on Syngrou Ave., the reconstruction of which was completed in 2014. The building occupies 18.142 sqm. on a 3.123 sqm surface.”
  • 63 locals recommend
Historic Site
“The Acropolis of Athens and its monuments are universal symbols of the classical spirit and civilization and form the greatest architectural and artistic complex bequeathed by Greek Antiquity to the world.”
  • 52 locals recommend
History Museum
“The most modern museum of Athens with remarkable ancient findings , critical for Greece's culture.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Koukaki is a colorful area, that preserves the old Athens style and stands for many years only evolving without losing its own personal element. Listed, among others, as one of the most upcoming neighborhoods in the world by renowned travel magazines and touristic sites. Koukaki is the area that changing every year for the better and moving slowly but steady to the top. The architecture of the buildings will travel you back in time and the 1960's or 1970's when everything was a bit simpler and pure. Low-level houses and small taverns serving traditional recipes, hip rewarded restaurants and all kind of food spots are mixing together in a place that combines easily all oYou may see in classic coffee shops elderly people sitting outside drinking Greek coffee and playing chess or cards, laughing and talking loudly, arguing about politics or relevant matters and at the same time make a toast to the future of their grandchildren and their country. Actors and politicians, artists and businessmen, students and travelers all meeting here to this vibrant neighborhood try to find whatever it fits them better, spending actual time in an authentic Greek area that takes steps in the everyday life in slow motion.f them. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“It’s is just 100 meters from house and is very nice to walk and leads you to Acropolis ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Philopappos Hill is situated north-west of the Acropolis. The hill was named after Philopappos, a Roman consul who loved Athens and grandson of Syrian king Antiochus IV Epiphanes. The actual mausoleum of Philopappos was discovered during excavations by archaeologist Konstantinos Travlos. Only one wall of the Mausoleum remains today, showing relief scenes from Philopappos’ life and an inscription”
  • 33 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“If you are looking for something a little more upscale to treat your significant other on a romantic date, be sure to book a table at 'Mani Mani' restaurant. This establishment was featured in the New York Times, and for good reason, as it has been rated 5* by over 1,300 satisfied customers. Serving traditional Greek food with a modern twist and using fresh ingredients mainly from the region of Mani in the Southern Peloponnese, this cozy kitchen is a great choice for good Greek food. Just keep in mind that on Sundays, they are open until 18:00.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Pnyx is the place where the Athenians used to gather to talk on political issues and to take decisions on the future of their town. This was the first form of democracy in the world.”
  • 38 locals recommend
Bar
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“The first exotica - bar in town is a fact. You can never feel bored since there are a lot of different types of music playing (Rock 'n' Roll, Jazz, Soul, Latin, France, Italian, Motown etc.) On Sundays Tiki Bar often becomes TIKI LIVE hosting live concerts.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Café
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“A small bar with french atmosphere, jazzy music and tables outside. One of my favorites. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Bakery
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“We love our neighborhood's bakery for their breads (whole-wheat, dinkel), savory snacks (olive bread, bread sticks, cheese pies) and traditional sweets. ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Souvlaki Shop
“High quality modern souvlaki in a nice environment. Try chicken and mushroom chopsticks. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Jazz Club
“Simply a great jazz club. World class musicians. Staff are very friendly and really into the music. Audience was super, times a bit talkative, but totally into the music. Highly recommend if you like great live music in a classic club environment.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
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“Amazing food and gorgeous view , right 2 minutes away from the acropolis Museum and the Parthenon ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“The “alternative “ modern art and theater building of Athens. On top floor world acknowledged 2 Michelin stars restaurant HYTRA.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Brewery
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“This 22 year old establishment is a very good place if you feel like having greek mezze and greek traditional dishes. To Trikyklo or The Tricycle is a fine option to have lunch and it's only a 6 minutes walk away!”
  • 21 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Greek Restaurant
“If you are looking for something a little more upscale to treat your significant other on a romantic date, be sure to book a table at 'Mani Mani' restaurant. This establishment was featured in the New York Times, and for good reason, as it has been rated 5* by over 1,300 satisfied customers. Serving traditional Greek food with a modern twist and using fresh ingredients mainly from the region of Mani in the Southern Peloponnese, this cozy kitchen is a great choice for good Greek food. Just keep in mind that on Sundays, they are open until 18:00.”
  • 49 locals recommend
Souvlaki Shop
“High quality modern souvlaki in a nice environment. Try chicken and mushroom chopsticks. ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Greek Restaurant
“Amazing food and gorgeous view , right 2 minutes away from the acropolis Museum and the Parthenon ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Café
“Boho style all day bar/restaurant, where you can drink your coffee in the morning, have brunch at noon, have a sandwich or a beef burger in the afternoon and just relax. You can enjoy drinks with friends in the evening too. Extra tip: the chicken burrito. It is just great!”
  • 27 locals recommend
Brewery
“This 22 year old establishment is a very good place if you feel like having greek mezze and greek traditional dishes. To Trikyklo or The Tricycle is a fine option to have lunch and it's only a 6 minutes walk away!”
  • 21 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
“We passed by Guarantee for a year before realising this was a hidden gem. Choose your bread type and compose your sandwich. They have a great cheese selection, hams and meats, grilled veggies, home made pestos and sauces. My husband loves their roast beef and béarnaise sandwich (Saturdays only) while I like the grilled vegetables and goat cheese. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“In what started as a neighbourhood seafood taverna has become a much loved haunt for both locals and visitors. Located in the suburb of Koukaki, you’ll dine al fresco in the summer months or on cooler days, cosy up in the island like decor inside. Skoubri (which means mackerel) offers fresh seafood in the centre of Athens and one of the first eateries to revitalise the area into a hub for foodies. A sophisticated and well-priced menu of mezedes includes, chargrilled sardines or octopus, orzo with shrimp or individual portions of grilled fillets of fish. Hot and cold appetisers along with daily specials. Open 7 days for lunch and dinner. Bookings recommended. T. +30 210 9210 994 Address: 12 Drakou, Koukaki For the taxi driver: Δράκου 12 Closest metro station: Syngrou-Fix”
  • 19 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Typical greek tavern with delicious home made dishes. Incredibly low prices and the view to the acropolis just 10 meters away. ”
  • 15 locals recommend

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