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Greek Taverna Politis

55 Holyhead Road | Upper Bangor, Bangor LL57 2HE, Wales
01248 354 991
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Ranked #31 of 115 Restaurants in Bangor
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Aug 26, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We booked here for a birthday celebration and we were looking forward to some authentic Greek food.. From the moment we walked in I feared the worst grubby décor dusty fittings above, and dirty glasses on the table.The larger I ordered was flat and the meal consisted of soggy salad frozen chips and two pieces of meat in a sloppy... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

The place was dirty. My wife found some blue kitchen roll in her meal and I found a hair. The beer and cola were flat and the quality of the food was not up to par. Avoid like the plague.

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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

First came across this some many years ago but have not had the opportunity to re-visit. Having done so, I will not leave it as long to my next visit. This is Greek food at it's most authentic and the best for many miles around. Vasilis Politis the owner/chef is at his best when cooking, serving, and socialising; obviously he... More

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Bristol
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

It is a Greek restaurant with a patio with high tables, some balconies, a bar, a dance area and a restaurant. The restaurant area is quite formal but the rest if the place is more funky. You can have dinner in any area of the massive place, you are not restricted to the restaurant. When we were there there were... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Came here 13 years ago and really had a lovely time. My Daughter was only a toddler and they treated her like a little princess. We travelled back to see if it was still there after all those years and we were so happy it was. It hadnt changed and the owner was the same guy too. Had a lovely... More

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

After being attracted by the quirky decor and courtyard, I was shocked at the expense and the low quality food. I paid £13 for what you could buy for £4 at a dirty Kebab shop on a Saturday night. The houmous starter was clearly from a supermarket (probably the Morrisons down the road) and didn't come with enough bread. The... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We dined here last Saturday for my stag do weekend (14 of us) as the reviews seemed good..and wow! The food was superb (even the chef in the party commented) and really tasty. It all came out together which was a feat and we had some funky live Brazilian music to listen to downstairs. Service was supers, I wouldn't hesitate... More

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Bangor, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Just had a fantasic meal at the greek, great atmoshphere, authentic food and really friendly staff. A quirky place great to visit with your family or some mates... apart from the weather a real taste of Greece:)

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Bethesda
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Good food more like a Greek taverna than a taverna in Greece authentic decor .great atmosphere live music and dancing the management treat you as friends altogether well worth a visit

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Went with large group of friends. Meals had been pre ordered so should have alla arrived together but was a bit slow as some had finished before others got theirs. Saying that tho it was very tasty. Drinks very reasonably priced. Place itself is really nice doesnt feel like your in Bangor at all once you step inside.

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