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0030 22460 49109
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Ranked #4 of 12 Restaurants in Kastellorizo
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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English first
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We caught Olive Garden at the end of the season just before they closed and I'm so glad we did. Nestled in a little square just off the harbour front, it's set apart from the tavernas on the waterfront but well worth seeking out. The menu is also a little different from the standard taverna. Damien adds his own flourishes... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Feta cheese baked in honey and sesame seeds, baked lamb and potatoes stew, moussaka, green beans cooked in garlic and butter, aubergine dishes,sweet sticky puddings, carafe's of house wine - my only complaint is that I ate and drank far too much, but the atmosphere, owners and soft warm breeze added to a wonderful night.

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Reykjavik
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We spent our second stay at Pension Caretta and are very satisfied with the services and also Olive Garden. We had breakfast, coffee and dinner there and it was always excellent. Damien and Monika are very helpful before and during the stay with all kind of advices and services. Olive Garden isn't right on the harbour so it is calm... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

My wife and I got married on Kastellorizo in 2013 and had our reception at the Olive Garden. Before making that decision, we had tried the Olive Garden as 'routine diners' and found the food to be very good and value for money, which can sadly be a bit hit and miss on Kastellorizo. The service was what you'd hope... More 

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Antalya
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

very warm and friendly greek owner who speaks fluent english. he is running the restaurant with his german wife, both are very attentive to guests and chatty... we had grilled fish but not impressed with the way it got cooked. the fish had lost its juice hence the taste was half gone. however starters and environment did make it up... More 

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UK
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211 reviews 211 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
178 helpful votes 178 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Had an evening meal here deciding to try a restaurant off the sea front for a change. This is a rather scruffy little place with a real character to it that attracts a mixed audience. The german owners were very welcoming providing a refreshing level of customer engagement sadly lacking from many restaurants in Kastelorizo. The owners know exactly when... More 

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Bristol, UK
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We stayed in Pension Careta which is a set of rooms owned by Monica and Damien as well as their restaurant the Olive Garden. Immaculately clean. The owners were really welcoming - nothing was too much trouble for them. The food at the Olive Garden (which is set back slightly from the waterfront and which was shaded by vines so... More 

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Portlaoise, Ireland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

friendliest people were here and best prices on the island. try their chicken creme, mmmm. only down mark was too many cats that they make no effort to shoe (i like cats, just not on my lap at meal) try them though, be prepared to use your water

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California Hot Springs, California
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99 reviews 99 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

The owners might be the nicest people you will meet while traveling : accommodating, open, helpful. Location is off the water, but quieter and the food excellent and frankly, UNDERpriced. Many meals there, suggest you do as well. There's even a group of couches where you can check your internet (free) and have a drink without a meal.

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Athens, Greece
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

The only place on island were you can find beers served in a properd glass .In one word you see only quality everywere food,decor ,music ,servis .Its a magic place !!!!!! relax over a glass of wine !!!!! Monica and Damien you are the best !!!!!

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Address: Greece
Phone Number: 0030 22460 49109
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Dodecanese  >  Kastellorizo
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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