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Open Garden Restaurant & Lounge

Agios Spyridonas | in the backstreets of Naoussa, Naoussa, Greece
22840 51433
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Ranked #16 of 60 restaurants in Naoussa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $41
Cuisines: Greek, Mediterranean, Organic
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Elda's kitchen has broken out of the big restaurant style offering a smaller variety of inventive and inspired preparations through the use of fresh local ingredients. Many will be pleased that some items made popular at Open Garden the previews years made their way through to the brand new menu. The menu features traditional homemade Greek appetizer & casserole dishes with a twist, seasonal & local vegetables as well as seafood, poultry and steaks prepared "a la plancha" - a method of cooking quickly on heavy steel using little or no fats.This method enhances the flavors and textures of the freshest, well seasoned ingredients. Subtle tastes and all time classic comfort food, all served with a smile!!Open Garden Restaurant & Lounge, Naoussa, Paros, Greece / Open from April to October / Everyday 7pm - 1am.
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Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW via mobile

The tricky to not say absurd thing about trip advisor is the huge jump between average and very good. In this case average is most fitting. Luckily there was a table for 2 without reservation, so glad enough for that. The restaurant was t full yet so there was some degree of attention. But alas once full they fully lost... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Those who appreciate gourmet dining might appreciate that a number of top restaurants are lined up on the same small side street in Naoussa (see photograph). Street names are often lacking in Paros, but climb up the street to the east from Naoussa centre towards the church on the top of the hill. About halfway up, turn right when you... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Great food and service though it is best to book ahead! We tried one night and they were fully booked, so returned the following night after booking. They have a very good vegetarian selection and they have a separate vegetarian menu which is the first time in Greece that we came across this. Wine selection is great, and the feta... More

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Four nights in Naoussa - two visits to The Open Garden! - need I say more!! Excellent food, friendly and attentive service, lovely setting two very enjoyable evenings spent here.

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Ripon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

The taste of the food, the cleanliness and the whole experience. The open air restaurant was well-sited and the chef was friendly and brilliant.

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Cotswolds
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

We enjoyed a very good meal at the Open Garden Restaurant. Lovely friendly service and fantastic food, highly recommend it.

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Larisa, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Very nice garden. Good and great varied of dishes. The service was friendly and quick. Reasonable prices.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Good food a bit more expensive and not the woaw factor that soso has (their in the same street), but more tables and very good food, little dispointed on second visit now winecooler served after dinner (very good)

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Paris, France
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52 reviews 52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

we loved the place so much we went back 4 times ... GREAT GREAT FOOD, Greek with an international twist. Very affordable. Very nice people. Long wait but it's Greece, everything is long ;) Great service, charming owners. I would DEF. recommend this place.

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

Lovely atmospheric garden. Our waiter brought us various extras on-the-house too which was a nice surprise! The food was delicious - great use of herbs to make common dishes really special. Would definitely go back, great value for money.

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