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Katharos Lounge

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Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Eclectic, Healthy
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Katharos Beach, Oia 84702, Greece
6970966754
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: We are off the beaten track and tucked away in a private location at...
We are off the beaten track and tucked away in a private location at Katharos Beach in Oia. We focus on light & healthy Mediterranean fare with spicy accents and international flavors. Music is central to our ambiance and we also provide lots of live music especially at the sunset.Comfort and quality are key to our business. Come join us for a relaxing experience.
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Good for:
Outdoor seating
Scenic view
Breakfast/Brunch
Late Night

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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
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
wedding reception

We had our wedding reception here in July 2014 and it was AMAZING! not only did our guests get an amazing sunset while we were getting our photos, they raved about their starters and cocktails that they were to die for! The staff at katharos went above & beyond to give us a magical experience. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 18, 2014
sleepy_shan
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Buderim, Australia
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Scenic view
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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Buderim, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We had our wedding reception here in July 2014 and it was AMAZING! not only did our guests get an amazing sunset while we were getting our photos, they raved about their starters and cocktails that they were to die for! The staff at katharos went above & beyond to give us a magical experience. The shared plates were absolutely... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This place was not easy to locate, but the view and the food make it all worth it. The food is more Tapas style, small portions that are meant to be shared. As usual we ordered way too much, but it was so good that we ended up eating all of it.

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meeshz
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

If you want to get away from the sunset crazyness of Oia (meaning hourdes of tourists looking for a place to watch the sunset) -- head down to Katharos Lounge. It's about a 15 minute walk from Oia. Super secluded, great sunset views, relaxing bar area. I thought the food was only ok. We had a great time, though, and... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

My husband and I went after reading these great reviews. But be for warned. This this REALLY out of the way from everything. It was nice but such a hassle to get to. We actually walked around oia for 2 hours trying to find this place even asking for directions from a hotel before we found it. We had missed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

So we were in Oia and Athens for our Honeymoon and we found this the best restaurant we visited. On Santorini, we stayed in Oia and decided to walk to this venue. It's not far, but not a pleasant walk. I'd recommend you get a cab, as you have to walk on the road for a bit. However, don't be... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We booked Katharos Lounge in advance for my birthday meal while on holiday in Oia. The walk from our villa near Anemomilos restaurant in Oia down to the Katharos Lounge was about half an hour so perfectly walkable from town but some people may prefer to get a taxi in the heat. The food and drinks were fantastic and the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We spent a wonderful evening at Katharos lounge catching up with an old friend who just happened to be in Oia at the same time. It was a very magical night, made even better with the gorgeous view of the sunset, the friendly owners, and the amazing food. After many days battling the crowds in town, Katharos offered a truly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

A great combination of quality food, service and scenery.We had dinner there after watching the sunset.Everything was as it should be, my strongest reccomendation for reservation.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We walked down to Katharos Lounge from Oia, it took about 15 minutes max and we weren't sure of the way but it was worth looking for, we had a lovely evening. Perhaps a couple of signs on the road might help?. We made our reservation via email a couple of weeks before to get a nice table by the... More 

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Pleasanton, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This place is incredible. Kind of a trek to find but well worth it. The food and drinks are delicious. It also didn't seem overpriced at all to me. The portions are small (tapas) so you do have to order a lot but that just allows you to try more of their incredible offerings. We ordered 7 things and 2... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Katharos Beach, Oia 84702, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Oia
  • Phone Number: 6970966754

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 19 - 32
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian, Eclectic, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view

Description

We are off the beaten track and tucked away in a private location at Katharos Beach in Oia. We focus on light & healthy Mediterranean fare with spicy accents and international flavors. Music is central to our ambiance and we also provide lots of live music especially at the sunset.Comfort and quality are key to our business. Come join us for a relaxing experience.

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