Category Archives: Athena

Athena – Taste of India – Daniyal Welcomes Hector Back

After the warm welcome received at Taste of India (Platia Theatro 22, 10552, Athena, Hellas/Greece) last February, there had to be a return visit. This venue had only recently opened when Marg and Hector stumbled upon it, the Curry impressed. … Continue reading

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Athena – Surma Restaurant – Has The Chef been to Bradford?

Geraniou Street starts near Omonia Square in Athena, here lies a cluster of Curry Cafes. Visits to the Curry Palace / Dhaka Palace predate Curry-Heute.  This venue is well covered. Nearby is Rajdhani which was visited last year, impressive. Across … Continue reading

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Athena – Pak Taka Tak – Still there, still Excellent!

There may be some who wonder if the next statement is true, regular readers will not be in doubt. Hector had to return to Greece/Hellas primarily to establish that the Mutton Karahi served last February at Pak Taka Tak (Menandrou … Continue reading

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Athena – Taste of India – Desi Curry in Athens

Taste of India (Pl. Theatro 22, Athens, Greece) was discovered two days ago during our wanderings behind the Athens Fruit-market. Here lies a cluster of Indian Cafe-Restaurants selling what is best described as Desi Cooking. Don’t expect a Menu or … Continue reading

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Athena – Pak Taka Tak – Outrageously Wonderful Curry served in Athens

Only discovered yesterday Pak Taka Tak (Menandrou 13, Athens, Greece) was the choice for Curry-Heute. 11.30 was the agreed meeting time for Steve to join Marg and Hector at this Café – Restaurant behind the Fruitmarket. Steve had sneaked in … Continue reading

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Athena : A Visit to Rajdhani Indian Restaurant – Plus more Curry Houses located

Fear not, Hector has every intention of enjoying Greek Cuisine, but man cannot live by Mediterranean Fare alone. Curry for Brunch, Evening Meals at hopefully Authentic Greek Restaurants, not Grill Houses which are sadly in the majority. Last year at … Continue reading

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Kohenoor Indian Restaurant – Keramikos, Athens – and did Hector mention Stifado?

It Never Rains but it Pours Actually, the last Rain Marg and Hector endured was as we boarded the easyJet Flight to Athens at Edinburgh Airport on Sunday Afternoon. Just in case Nobody on Planet Earth is aware, Athens has … Continue reading

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Mirch Masala Athens – More than a Takeaway

Slowly the Mirch Masala (Ermou 109, 10553, Athens) is starting to make sense. Sources state it is the Sister Shop of the Indian Masala a few metres down Ermou. Having first seen the Mirch Masala as a Takeaway Only, which … Continue reading

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The Indian Kitchen – Plus more on The Athens Curry Scene

Mount Lycabettus, Athena There’s nothing like a walk up and down Mount Lycabettus to work up the Appetite for a Mid-afternoon Lunch. Hector and Marg are spending their Second Full day in the Greek Capital. Last evening, Hector did manage … Continue reading

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Athens – The Dhaka Palace is now the Curry Palace

Hector and Marg arrived in Athens last night. The welcome was much cooler this time, no Rioting in the streets, no Tear Gas. The only disruption was the discovery that the Metro had been off all weekend, maintenance. Dr. Rick … Continue reading

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