Are you looking for a downtown taverna with live music? Old Taverna Stamatopoulos provides the best choice for a typical Greek night. It is located on the corner of Lissiou and Flessa streets, close to Adrianou Street in Plaka. This is a historical tavern, a famous spot in Plaka. It is housed in a large building with simple decoration yet very warm and friendly.
The live music and the fine Greek dishes are the main characteristics that keep this place busy. The staff is very kind and the service is quick. The interior walls of the tavern have some amazing wall paintings, painted by the local artist George Savakis, depicting scenes from the early 20th century in Athens.