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Absinthe

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harbor of Kamares, Kamares, Greece
+30 2284 031202
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Romantic environment with a great view and protected from undesirable...
Romantic environment with a great view and protected from undesirable weather.
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Good for:
Scenic view

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  • 147
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  • 46
    Very good
  • 12
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  • 6
    Poor
  • 1
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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
simply put my favorite restaurant

Absinthe has since its opening become my favorite place to dine on Sifnos. It simply has all you wish for when enjoying your summer on a small Greek island. A breathtaking view, beautiful decor, lovely service and amazing food and wine, out of the ordinary yet still with a cuisine true to it's... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Rebecha T
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Zurich, Switzerland
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  • Scenic view
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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

Absinthe has since its opening become my favorite place to dine on Sifnos. It simply has all you wish for when enjoying your summer on a small Greek island. A breathtaking view, beautiful decor, lovely service and amazing food and wine, out of the ordinary yet still with a cuisine true to it's heritage. As a vegetarian, it is often... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We ate here twice in September 2014,both times were culinary experiences to remember ! Food,service,location & the price were excellent It's top of the list when we return......

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

It is a bit pricy for the area but really good food and great service. the location on the upper floor is also a plus.

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cheshire
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Really great Mediterranean food and a lovely owner who comes and engages with you. A really good wine list and very reasonable prices when you compare what you'd pay in the UK

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Athens, Greece
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A very nice restaurant with excellent food and a very nice atmosphere. You can enjoy absinthe after your dinner.

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A wonderful location with attentive and considerate staff. Good menu choice but food not up to the standard of the price at which it was offered. A pity really since in all other respects this was a great establishment. Perhaps I was looking for too much having read the reviews in advance of going; perhaps it was disappointment having eaten... More 

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George P, Διευθυντής at Absinthe, responded to this review

Dear 7StevieR Thank you for your review of Absinthe. Permit me to say that we all tend to have our own concept of what is expensive in relation to our personal economy and expectations when we are dining out. Your statement that you have quote, unquote," eaten elsewhere on the islands at considerably cheaper prices but EQUALLY HIGH QUALITY FOOD",... More 

Durham, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

This is the best restaurant in Kamares and the best we experienced on all of Sifnos. In a place where you really cannot go wrong Absinthe distinguishes itself with superior service and gourmet cooking with a traditional Greek menu. The waiter was friendly, helpful, and willing to share information on Greece and the island as well the restaurant itself. Every... More 

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Port of Spain
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

An excellent restaurant and wonderful service from the owner George.My husband and one of our party had the black angus steak and said that it was the best steak that they had eaten in Greece.I had the spicy goat and that too was excellent.

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Sutton, United Kingdom
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170 reviews 170 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

One of our highlights upon returning to Sifnos was to dine here.This remarkable restaurant has offered us in our past visits innovative and great tasting but no-nonsense food,excellent Greek wines and professional service.They always offered a complimentary starter and a digestive or fruit at the end of our meal.The romantic setting and ambiance of this restaurant beats anything that we... More 

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Roscoff, France
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5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We went there for diner. Expect a warm welcome, with a lot of language spoken. The restaurant has a very nice view on Kamares beach. We had tamara salad and feta with honey and sesame. Tamara salad was good but portion was so huge we could not finish it. Feta with honey was just incredibly good !!! We had then... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: harbor of Kamares, Kamares, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Cyclades  >  Sifnos  >  Kamares
  • Phone Number: +30 2284 031202

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek, Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view

Description

Romantic environment with a great view and protected from undesirable weather.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?