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Main square Pyrgos, Pyrgos 84700, Greece
+3022860 34108
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pleasant lunch

DH enjoyed the moussaka. My grilled sea bass was cooked perfectly and I worked hard to get all the flesh off the bones through I didn't eat the dry coleslaw and cooked broccoli which accompanied it. We ordered baklava to share with tea and a cappuccino. It was a pleasant lunch.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 22, 2015
MarjofromBrissie
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Brisbane, Australia
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Dining on a budget
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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  • German first
  • Greek first
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  • Portuguese first
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English first
Dallas, TX
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107 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This restaurant has made to order food that was very fresh. The eggplant was very good. I also enjoyed the fried cheese. I tried the swordfish which was a little dry. But one of the best aspects of the restaurant is you can take beautiful sunset photos if you go up the stairs behind the restaurant.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Great tasting authentic Greek food, great service and reasonable price. I'd go back again! From the look of it you wouldn't expect much but definitely worth a try.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We went here on our first night in Pyrgos. It is conveniently in the tiny square and looked busy. Beautiful view and friendly service. Value for money. Not the best food we have ever had but pleasant enough. There are others in Pyrgos which are definitely much better but equally some a lot worse.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

DH enjoyed the moussaka. My grilled sea bass was cooked perfectly and I worked hard to get all the flesh off the bones through I didn't eat the dry coleslaw and cooked broccoli which accompanied it. We ordered baklava to share with tea and a cappuccino. It was a pleasant lunch.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

If it wasn't for the placement of this taverna then I don't think we would have gone. We stood there for a good 5 minutes before anyone came out to greet us/seat us. I felt the waiter to be quite patronising, and tried to throw a few digs at my other half as well. The food was okay, pretty average... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Amongst the best food on our 4 week trip...decided to take a break from the sea food platters and we had the eggplant special for entree and then the slow cooked lamb...divine.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Being vegetarian we are apprehensive about walking into a restaurant without reading reviews or at least giving the menu a thorough look through. However we made an exception for this one - it felt welcoming and we were not disappointed. We received a warm welcome and had some amazing food. The veg menu is limited - if you exclude the... More 

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Villejuif, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Winter and early at midday only one restaurant was open to us. The owner opened for us and what a great surprise when we discovered this place. The owner took the time to explain all the recipes, typical delicious Santorini delicacies, and he lit a fire in the fireplace. The cuisine was of course excellent for a very affordable price... More 

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philadelphia, pa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Excellent local Thirian fare at reasonable prices. Outdoor dining overlooking the harbour. Service was excellent.

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Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

my family and I ate there a couple of times while staying in Pyrgos. It is a no-thrill but solid eatery with tasty and unpretentious local fare at a fraction of the price you will pay in Oia or Thira. As too often in Santorini, the sea food is frozen but they don't try to sell it for fresh stuff... More 

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Additional Information about KALLISTI Tavern

Address: Main square Pyrgos, Pyrgos 84700, Greece
Phone Number: +3022860 34108
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Pyrgos
Cuisine: Greek, Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main square Pyrgos, Pyrgos 84700, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Pyrgos
  • Phone Number: +3022860 34108

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek, Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine

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