Hartes on Valtetsiou pedestrian Street is one of the more classic hangouts in Exarchia. You can come here from early in the morning for a coffee or a homemade lemonade with ginger. At noon you can order a beer and at night enjoy your drink listening to rock and indie music tunes.
With plain and simple decor, it has succeeded in attracting much of Athens' alternative crowd. Opt for one of the tables outside on the pavement in summer with their colorful chairs and chill out with friends.