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Erythrou Stavrou | Established 1962, Fira 15342, Greece
2286024550
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food and great service

Reading some of the negative reviews I really doubt if we've been to same place, but I believe people have different options. I went there for dinner with my partner and another couple, we had a fantastic service and enjoyed the food very much, the owner was very friendly. You have to bear in mind... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 11, 2015
MaRochaRJ
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Montreal, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

No views but the food is very good! Greek specialties are served here. Vassilis is a good host who speaks many languages! Everything you eat will good here!

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North Shore City, New Zealand
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

After visiting this restaurant on 2 previous trips to Santorini,we decided to go once more to enjoy the atmosphere of this family restaurant.It was not to be,sadly the whole experience has changed and the food and friendliness has gone,on previous visits you were welcomed warmly and water put on your table no charge,this time water charged for and the food... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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55 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Passing by, we liked what we saw so went in. Immediately encountered the " fearsome" Nikolas. We sat by the window but moved as it was a bit draughty, not a problem. Ordered a salad and some octopus in vinegar and olive oil, both arrived promptly as did the breads and wine. Both very good. The main courses were terrific,... More 

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Townville, South Carolina
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70 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 NEW

The restaurant does well as the prices are reasonable for the location. The portions are quite small and the food is quite bland. The owner chewed us out for only having an appetizer and not a full dinner. We went in expecting to have dinner but after seeing the food and asking the other customers what they thought, we changed... More 

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Reading, PA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We have dined here many times over the past decades. It is always the same - standard Greek food with average to less than average service. It is an "institution" in Thira.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

It is perfectly fine, traditional greek food. Like your Greek grandmother's home cooking. But, we weren't thrilled by anything we had there. Just felt tired-the food, the decor. To those complaining about the owner, however, I think they just don't understand people. He was very nice-your typical funny Greek old man. We liked him more than the food, unfortunately for... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

I wish I could give this plave a zero star for the rude owner!he is clearly a self indulgent man/nut case We walked past the restaurant and had a look at the menu and were seated. We ordered the appetisers/ drinks first and decided to order the mains later while we went over the menu. Somehow that offended the owner.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Reading some of the negative reviews I really doubt if we've been to same place, but I believe people have different options. I went there for dinner with my partner and another couple, we had a fantastic service and enjoyed the food very much, the owner was very friendly. You have to bear in mind this is a simple family... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

They serve all sorts of traditional Greek food. Recommend to visit early as they don't take reservations. We went there at around 8:00 for dinner and were seated at around 8:30. But the food was great, it's definitely worth waiting. The only thing is that each dish has quite big portion.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

The Nikolas taverna is very special place for tourists, because there you can really feel, smell, eat and see what is "Greece Taverna" and Greece food. The service is without formalities and friendly. The food is not expencive. Worth to try...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Erythrou Stavrou | Established 1962, Fira 15342, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: 2286024550

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 22
  • Cuisine: Pizza, Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children

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