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Yard restaurant

Makrigianni 17 | Akropoli metro station, Athens 117 42, Greece
+30 21 0923 9792
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Makrigianni 17 | Akropoli metro station, Athens 117 42, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The staff is amazing. Their soup is good. Its a bar to chill and hang out after a day of site-seeing and touristic stuff. The staff are so nice and friendly.

Thank Soha L
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Parthenon and Acropolis are great sights to visit about history that is deep in our culture. But oftentimes outside of landmarks like these are characters who serve less than a decent meal. Not so at the Yard - they do a nice job. The...More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We walked past all the pushy frontmen and found this amazing restaurant. The guy out the front was super polite and helpful. Greek salad was amazing and we followed it up with grilled prawns abd meatballs...yum! Highly recommended!!!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled on this place whilst walking back to our hotel (The Royal Olympic - Athens) - warmly greeted by the gentleman outside the place. Cosy, great atmosphere, friendly, professional staff and lovely food - didn't feel rushed at all! Inside and outside seating too....More

Thank Nav R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stopped by the Yard restaurant for dinner and enjoyed every moment. We sat outside and enjoyed the open-air environment. We chatted with people sitting close by, enjoyed delicious food and discovered Alpha beer, a great Greek lager. The restaurant is located...More

Thank Lynn-MI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What more can you ask for? They got the food and the service just right. It was our second visit there in our few days in Athens as it was so good. The staff were so friendly and remembered us the second time we were...More

Thank Austibeach
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in well after dinner to watch the street action. While this is VERY close to the Acropolis it is also a great late night walk for locals and tourist alike. Service is excellent and caring. Well spoken servers are knowledgeable and chatty if you...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was very convenient as we stayed in the apartment above so it was easy to pop down for dinner especially with an elderly relative. The staff were very friendly and also quick and efficient. They have specials on each day which is nice,...More

Thank Lobsterlover99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the best meal here and it was so much more than we expected from a strip of cafes. Tuna tartare and salmon were superb. Service was lovely and considerate and just right at all points. I would go back and eat here every...More

Thank Navigator814814
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here several times during our stay in Athens, for dinner and lunch. The food, drinks and service were great. I would definitely go back.

Thank Kathy_KP_2000
Thissio / Makriyanni
Named after the well-preserved Thission (ancient
temple of Hephaestus), Thissio is blessed with a small
wooded park and some less frenetic streets that offer
numerous quieter places to stay and eat. Largely
pedestrianised Apostolou Pavlou Street runs between
the Acropolis and forested Filopappou Hill, well worth
climbing for more great panoramas, until it merges
with Dionysiou Areopagitou Street. This leads to the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Makrigianni 17 | Akropoli metro station, Athens 117 42, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Neighbourhood: Thissio / Makriyanni
  • Phone Number: +30 21 0923 9792
  • E-mail
Whether you are going to have lunch, dinner or just a drink, the Yard will always meet your needs. We cordially invite you to our restaurant, which is located at Makrygianni street, right in front of the Acropolis museum. Relax at our patio or interior & enjoy delicious food with good wine. We mainly serve traditional Greek cuisine & add variety to our menu according to the season. Yard combines tradition with modernity in an exceptional way.
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