Two Athens Eateries Among Best Places To ‘Eat At Before You Die’

  • by XpatAthens
  • Tuesday, 31 May 2016
Two Athens Eateries Among Best Places To ‘Eat At Before You Die’
The popular news and media source Buzzfeed recently released their list of ’31 Places Around The World You Should Eat At Before You Die,’ and two of Athens’ restaurants made the list! The compilation includes a variety of locations and culinary offerings that certainly do not disappoint, as recommended by a cultured group of globetrotters.

One of these globetrotters is Jess Brammar, the senior broadcast journalist on the BBC’s “Newsnight” program. She focused her attention on an Exarchia eatery that provides a spectacular setting of central Athens. According to Brammar, at Ama Laxei the food you will encounter is nothing short of amazing. She describes it as “traditional Greek with a modern twist”. Full of salads and large plates to share, Ama Laxei provides an ideal dinner for larger parties and socialites.

Ama Laxei: Kallidromiou 69, 210 384 5978

Athens scores another spot on the list with one of its notable restaurants Seychelles, located in the neighborhood of Metaxourgeio. Jon Henley, a feature writer for the popular news and media company Guardian, dines at this casual hangout and gives and gives credit to its authentically Greek, yet satisfyingly inventive cuisine.

Seychelles: 49 Kerameikou Street, 211 183 4789

Reviewers managed to hit a wide variety of cities that takes readers on a trip across the globe. The list highlights Umm Hagar, found in the center of Cairo, Egypt, Armand’s Bistro in Cambodia, Vijay’s in the northwest of London, and Don Alfonso overlooking the Amalfi coast and Sorrento.

To read this article in full, please visit: Greek Magazine

To see the full list of Places To Eat At Before You Die, please visit: Buzzfeed