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Ariston Bakery Lombotessi, 10 Voulis St., Syntagma
tel.: 210 322 7626
since 1910, traditional Greek cheese-pies
My father used to take me there as a young child, and nowadays, several decades later, I stop by for a treat every time I happen to be in the neighborhood...
Artopoiotis Takis, 14 Misaraliotou St., Acropolis
tel.: 210 923 0052
A neighborhood legend, Takis is the bakery in the Acropolis area, with everything from a wide variety of breads, but also pies, sweets, freshly-made sandwiches, etc. A must!
Demou, 17 Poulopoulou St., Thesseion
tel.: 210 346 2131
Lycabettus, 59 Deinokratous St., Kolonaki
tel.: 210 721 1348
Oliver’s Boulangerie, 46 Veikou St., Koukaki
tel.: 210 922 1108
Paul, 10 Panepistimiou St., Syntagma
tel.: 210 363 2352.
a French bakery in central Athens
Pnyka, 24 Petraki St., Syntagma
tel.: 210 324 5162
Venetis Bakery, 13 Sari St., Psyri
tel.: 210 321 4035
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