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Oresti's Taverna

Daniel Stalpertstraat 93-95 | 1072XD, 1072 XD Amsterdam Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 422 2742
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Ranked #75 of 2,279 restaurants in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $40
Cuisines: Greek, Mediterranean, Spanish, Tapas
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Good for: Large groups, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Oresti's Taverna is a Mediterranean café and restaurant. We serve suprising dishes and tastefull wines from various countries around the Mediterranean Sea. Upon entry you will be accompanied by the smells, noise and you'll feel immediately at home due to the decor and the Mediterranean atmosphere. We hope to see you soon!
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  • Russian first
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English first
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I recently visited this restaurant and it was absolutely wonderful. The food was so delicious and plenty to chose from being a vegetarian. The staff were very friendly and were happy to educate us about the menu and advise recommendations. The meal was also very reasonable and cost less than 50 Euro even with wine.

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Stockport, UK
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Perfectly nice food and great service. Wouldn't say this place was anything special but if you want a quick simple Greek tapas style meal at a reasonable price with good service, you can't go wrong in here. Very friendly waiter and only 45 euros for two courses and drinks. Good value.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We had dinner here last weekend. Both of us had never had Greek before and didn't know what to expect, so we let the owner recommend us a few tapas dishes to try. He was very friendly and made several great suggestions. All the tapas was good, the only negative thing was that we didn't get all the things we... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We found this place by chance and are so glad we stopped. The staff were all very friendly and attentive without hovering. The food was delicious. We had a variety of tapas, such as octopus, fondue, lamb cutlets, and lamb patties. The mix of choices was great, but as mentioned the tapas are from the Mediterranean rather than just one... More

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Calgary, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

We just had dinner at Oresti's. The staff was most friendly and the food excellent. We enjoyed the beef, lamb, scampi, mushrooms, ahi tuna and stuffed pepper - all good tapas. I would not call it authentic Greek food, but it was delicious and great for sharing with friends. We also had a couple desserts: baklava, gelato - light and... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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69 reviews 69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I went there with my friends to celebrate the 40th birthday! We had a great time, being almost alone in the restaurant because of a very late dinner. We chosed their recommendation- ghe surprise tapas. We were expecting greek dishes, but we received a mix of greek and mostly spanish dishes! The service was great! When we wanted desert (at... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

recommended restaurant if you want to try something spanish~ very good food, nice ambience friendly and helpful waitress, reasonable price.

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Mondo
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Wonderfoul tapas in this really nice restaurant.Great choice from the menu, from spain to greece mostly. Very Good!

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My husband and I stumbled on this place, located a block off a busy intersection, and were so happy we did! The staff was very friendly and some of the most polite we came across in Amsterdam. Most of the menu is tapas style and we ordered 6 items to share. The mushrooms were one of the best things I... More

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Ashby
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We had a mixture of Spanish and Greek tapas / mezze style food, all really tasty, and good value. Staff very friendly and helpful, and good atmosphere - would be a great night out with friends.

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