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Chemin Bistro Cafe

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Fokionos 2-4 | Ermou, Athens, Greece
+30 21 1182 8720
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08:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 21:00
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Chania Town, Greece
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62 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were attracted to this place because we wanted more natural/homemade ingredients instead of processed junk. We ordered 2 pieces of the Red Velvet cake and it was delicious! Not overly sweet or fake tasting. We would recommend!

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Thank Grays_GR
Kortrijk, Belgium
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116 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Love this place! It was raining outside, and we found this sweet shelter. The owner was really busy but he is friendly and helpful. We stayed here for a red velvet, a cup of organic tea, a cup of cappuccino latte. Inside this cafe, there is long red sofa which is very comfy, and this place is cozy to have... More 

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Thank Natureahead
Tokyo, Japan
1 review
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I stayed in Athens five days and visited the cafe everyday. Very friendly service l enjoyed the nice sweets, coffee and wonderful talks. The Chemin cafe made my stay happier. Thank you!

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Thank childblackbear
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

My friend and I were just passing by and wanted to eat a dessert, when we saw Chemin. It was its charm and awesome-looking food that caught our attention. Everything looked so delicious that we didn't know what we wanted to eat! So we ordered a red velvet cake and a cheesecake (our favourites) and it was pure HEAVEN!!! And... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3,724 reviews
1,792 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 764 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Nice chocolat cakes, fine patisserie and a bistro for a very good coffee; friendly service, and good ambiance.

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Thank Manuela L
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

It was a nice sweet surprise to find "Chemin Cafe" in our way in Athens ! It is a small cozy place where me and my friend had a delicious cheesecake and a wonderful carrot cake. The music is calm and the servants are very polite and easy going. If you go to teh Acropole , stop there !!!

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Thank lprocopio
London
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786 reviews
392 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Looks nice and clean. We had 2 traditional pitta and 2 fruit juices. It was great, the service was quick but the cafe was not so busy. The cost of the above €13.60 Nice break while in the Syntagma Square area.

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Thank Panathinaikos-13
Antwerp, Belgium
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38 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016

for the best homemade cheesecake and banofee in athens by far. very friendly service, nice decoration and located in a perfect spot to catch a breath in busy athens while sightseeing or shopping

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Thank Vida-de-viaje1
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Very cosy cafe. Excellent pastry and snacks. Polite staff and reasonable price. I enjoy every time I visit.

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Thank Maripav1
Athens, Greece
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84 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2015

This is a small cozy cafe which also serves light dishes - everything feels homemade. The people that run it seem genuinely nice and warm, there is no great variety but you get a true feeling for food and people in contrast to the other places around there which most are touristic and rip off!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, American, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fokionos 2-4 | Ermou, Athens, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens>  > Syntagma
  • Neighbourhood: Syntagma
  • Phone Number: +30 21 1182 8720

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Syntagma

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Syntagma
Perhaps the best place to get your bearings is Syntagma Square, crowned by the imposing Parliament building on its upper side and surrounded by other large structures, such as the exclusive Hotel Grande Bretagne. The grand avenues that lead towards Omonia are also full of massive Neoclassical edifices like the Numismatic Museum and those around smaller Platia Kolokotroni. Here you will find lots of travel agents, bookshops and fashion shops, especially on Ermou Street. Just south of Syntagma Square, you can take a breather in the lush National Gardens, which extend into the grounds of the Zappeio palace and beyond to the ancient Temple of Olympian Zeus.
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