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Laskaratou A. | Lixouri harbour, Lixouri 28200, Greece
2671091229
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view
Description: Founded in 1988 by Vaggelis Maroulis its current owner, Maxim is situated...
Founded in 1988 by Vaggelis Maroulis its current owner, Maxim is situated in the seafront of Lixouri offering the unique experience of the real Greek Restaurant thus creates the ideal atmophere for a relaxed breakfast, lunch or dinner. Our restaurant makes for the perfect ending to a long day exploring the island by offering a range of Traditional dishes such as Kefalonian Meatpie, Kleftiko, Mousaka, Pasticio and many more. We serve grilled steaks and lamb-chops as well as a range of Seafood including tiger-prawns, seabass, lobster and red-mullets. Kids manu is available as well as traditional desserts.
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  • 51
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    Very good
  • 18
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  • 8
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
my favourite taverna

Good wholesome food at this taverna,specialising on your normal Greek menu.Cheap place to eat with excellent service.Unfortunately the attatched photo attached was not there this year as the earthquake had destroyed the quayside,however they have a restaurant on the other side of the road

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 28, 2015
John U
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Good wholesome food at this taverna,specialising on your normal Greek menu.Cheap place to eat with excellent service.Unfortunately the attatched photo attached was not there this year as the earthquake had destroyed the quayside,however they have a restaurant on the other side of the road

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Thank John U
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

sat on the harbour front, food great, nice staff. Good place to eat with reasonable prices, nothing negative to say

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Thank Steph19680
Shetland Islands, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

Food was sublime, the young lady who serves us was was wonderful. A must to visit. We enjoyed the Veal and Octopus, their tzatziki was by far our favourite of all the tavernas we visited.

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Thank Jane B
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

We had a meal here at lunch time,they have a good menu with lots of choice. The people who work there are friendly, and the food was very good.

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Thank Sandeee6
Llandudno Junction, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

Can't for the life of me remember what I ate here but it was very good. And a decent portion too. The only place I ate all week which didn't give a complimentary plate of cold melon after my meal tho !

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Thank L33GSY
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

Visited here on our first night in Kefalonia. The boss at the front offered us a -10% card which seemed generous of him. Once in we sat near the edge of the water, and was really pleasant. We were brought some bruschetta which was a nice touch. I had swordfish and my partner chose Soutzoukakia(?). Both meals were fine. Really... More 

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Thank Taboo27
Dorking, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

With fussy teenagers holidays abroad can be a challenge for us at the best of times but both the daytime and evening menu at Maxim made it a popular destination for us and was easy on our budget. Lovely seafood - fabulous grilled langoustine and fried calamari even tempted the ham & cheese toastie generation ! Delicious venetian pork in... More 

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Thank Isabel M
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Great meal friendly staff. Not the best food there but the staff make it. Lovely setting on the water front. Prices reasonable food cooked well and varied menu. All in all worth a visit

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Thank Anne-Marie W
Essex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Nice sea view. The food was well cooked and reasonably priced. The staff were efficient and friendly. We went there twice

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Thank Wicksychicks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

The best service in Kefalonia, for us,and the food was excellent. Recommended restaurant. Good location, easy to find parking space.

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Thank István K

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Laskaratou A. | Lixouri harbour, Lixouri 28200, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Lixouri
  • Phone Number: 2671091229

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 16
  • Cuisine: Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Scenic view

Description

Founded in 1988 by Vaggelis Maroulis its current owner, Maxim is situated in the seafront of Lixouri offering the unique experience of the real Greek Restaurant thus creates the ideal atmophere for a relaxed breakfast, lunch or dinner. Our restaurant makes for the perfect ending to a long day exploring the island by offering a range of Traditional dishes such as Kefalonian Meatpie, Kleftiko, Mousaka, Pasticio and many more. We serve grilled steaks and lamb-chops as well as a range of Seafood including tiger-prawns, seabass, lobster and red-mullets. Kids manu is available as well as traditional desserts.

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