Chef & Team

Alexandros Charalambopoulos Head Chef

Alexandros Charalambopoulos

SENSE Restaurants | Executive Chef

Alexandros Charalambopoulos

SENSE Restaurants | Executive Chef

Boasting a 15-year experience in the catering sector, The Executive Chef of SENSE Restaurants, Alexandros Charalambopoulos is the mastermind behind the gastronomic philosophy of the restaurants. His professional accomplishments are not limited with the boundaries of Greece as he has worked in Austria and UK too. In fact, he has been a consulting chef to the MAZI London Restaurant whose aim is to promote Greek cuisine in the UK.

Embarking on a journey of re-discovering the Greek flavours at SENSE Restaurants, Alexandros has put together a menu unique in its character and flawless in its execution. Humble yet determined, Alexandros gets inspired by his team and cherishes their experimentation with new materials or techniques. He is a big fan of new ideas and promising twists when it comes to gastronomy. A lover of the famous painter Jackson Pollock, his dishes bear and artistic symmetry and a passion for colours and pairing textures.

SEA SENSE Anestis Poimenidis Resident Chef

Anestis Poimenidis

SEA SENSE | Resident Chef

Anestis Poimenidis

SEA SENSE | Resident Chef

Having started his career path in the restaurants of some of the most popular, premium hotels in Greece, Anestis is the new Resident Chef of SEA SENSE Restaurant. He carries an extensive experience on how hospitality F&B outlets should operate and what level of gastronomic service they should offer their guests. Anestis also boasts a vast exposure to the catering sector outside Greece as he has worked in various restaurants in London. He has also been one of the chefs in the MAZI London Restaurant that focuses on spreading the culinary word for the Greek gastronomy.

Together with Alexandros, Anestis has structured a brand new menu for SEA SENSE that highlights unique flavours from all around Greece, producing new versions of mouthwatering dishes typical of the Greek summer diet.

SENSE Christos Papatheodorou Sous Chef

Christos Papatheodorou

SENSE Restaurants | Sous Chef

Christos Papatheodorou

SENSE Restaurants | Sous Chef

The heart and soul of SENSE Athens and a key member in the gastronomical team of both restaurants, Christos is an expert on the Mediterranean cuisine and boasts a vast experience in more than ten popular restaurants and hospitality F&B outlets in Greece. A lover of Greek gastronomy and a cooking tutor, Christos ensures that each and every dish complies with SENSE’s elevated gastronomic standards.
His profound love for his work and his endless creativity keep him going for tons of hours in the kitchen! He is the man who is always there, at SENSE’s creative culinary lab. Willing to help and always up to new things, Christos is a person adored by each and everyone in the entire team.

SENSE Restaurants Iro Kordoni Chef de Partie

Iro Kordoni

Chef de partie

SENSE Restaurants Stavroula Panaretou Cook

Stavroula Panaretou


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SENSE Athens

5 Dionysiou Areopagitou Str., 11742 Athens, Greece
(on the 7th floor of AthensWas Hotel)
T: +30 210 9200240
E: [email protected]

Working Hours

Open all year round

SEA SENSE Folegandros

Folegandros island, Cyclades, 84011, Greece
Τ: +30 22860 41610
E: [email protected]

Working Hours

Open May to September
Lunch is served 12:00-19:00 & dinner 20:00-23:00


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Excited for SENSE Restaurant obtaining the distinction of
Michelin Plate for the second year in-a-row!