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The Barrel

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Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood, Pizza & Pasta
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Harbor, Nidri 31084, Greece
+30 2645 092906
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night

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    Very good
  • 28
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  • 6
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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Perfect food and location !!!

Is definitely the best restaurant in Nidri perfect food and servis excellent plates big portions and high quality for everything. .we recommend that place special for families with kids !!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 23, 2014
Katerina A
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Is definitely the best restaurant in Nidri perfect food and servis excellent plates big portions and high quality for everything. .we recommend that place special for families with kids !!!!

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Nice place to eat fresh seafood, not too expensive. the service is very good. they have also special menus for kids

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London England
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Once again we returned to The Barrel for a couple of meals this year whilst staying close to Nidri. Don't know how they do it but we were recognised from our visits last year and were greeted like friends. Food is good quality and great value plus they give you water and bread with dipping oil and balsamic on arrival... More 

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manchester
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We had some amazing meals here. The service was first class the staff were polite and helpful and couldnt do enough to help you. A warning though if you are going here dont have any lunch the food portions are large and the amount of free things they give you as well including water bread and dips and we even... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We ate in this restaurant on Sat 11th October. They were due to close for the season the next day. We were a flotilla party of over 20 people and we all had an excellent choice with no "sorry it is off". The starter meze is lovely plenty for 2 even if it says a single serving. Sword fish was... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Is extraordinary. Good prices, good food, excellent host. We were treated like VIPs. One of the few places where the water is on the house, they don't charge you for bread and you have on-the-house dessert. 10 nights we stayed in Nidri and every night we dined here. I strongly recommend this place.

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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

When we are in Nidri we eat at The Barrel, I know we should try other places but the lamb chops are so good we don 'to want to risk being disappointed elsewhere. Give it a try it's worth it and we've not had a bad meal

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We have been going to this place for a few years now and after lasts night I m moved to write a review .Wife and I both had pepper steak and can say for certain it's one of best steaks we have ever had ,no need for a steak knife and cooked medium it's was divine .What more can I... More 

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Goulburn and Surrounds, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I recently ate here with my husband on our honeymoon. Very impressed! The food was delicious.. The entree mixed plate was delicious! Would of been happy with that but we tried the octopus and lamb both very tasty.cthe entree was the stand out for me though.. Wine was beautiful and the staff were very helpful and pleasant. Overall a great... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Tried them all, but for value in Nidri plus excellent customer service this is the place. Asked what my favourite tipple was after very generous meal, and a brandy was given FOC. Made to feel wanted

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Harbor, Nidri 31084, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Lefkada  >  Nidri
  • Phone Number: +30 2645 092906

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 13 - 28
  • Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood, Pizza & Pasta

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