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Rouvas

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13 Stamatiou Desila, Corfu Town, Greece
3026610 31182
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Dining options: Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 33
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  • 4
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  • 2
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Really good Greek food

Went to Rouvas practically every day for lunch, can recommend it wholeheartedly. A variety of people eat there, mainly local Greeks.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 11, 2015
Susan S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

Went to Rouvas practically every day for lunch, can recommend it wholeheartedly. A variety of people eat there, mainly local Greeks.

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Thank Susan S
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

Rouvas is a few minutes walk from "The Blue Bus Station". Fortunately it's slightly off season in October so there were free tables. It's now known to foreign tourists but you are still outnumbered by the locals. There is a wide range of dishes, described in the menu in English. Service is prompt. Delicious feta stuffed peppers and large slabs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Traditional Greek cooked food. Wide selection of patiently prepared and tasty dishes. Fast service and quick turnaround. Large portions modestly priced. Multilingual menus.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Simple honest grub well presented and super tasty. We had pork and beef stews and roast potatoes which you'd think in the heat were more winter dishes but when they take the lids off the pans all thoughts of salads are banished. There is also a continuous traffic jam outside which adds music to your meal as you watch the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We had lunch chicken and rice with lemon Also meat balls with greens very tasty water and coke Less than €20 euros Greek food at its best

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Rome, Italy
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58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The place is simple, as the food. Local greek food at reasonable prices. I had Pastitsada and my boyfriend and a Moussakà, with tzatziki and two beers we spent €12 each. It is open only for lunch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

What can be said apart from fantastic!! I visit corfu every 2 years for the past 15 and this place is still by far my favorite. The two boys do a fantastic job to make you feel welcome and their food is proper traditional dishes. I highly recommend the pastisada (pasta). If you want to eat like a Corfuian then... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

A no-nonsense place popular with the locals. Food always fresh and delicious. Good to combine with a visit to the open air market. Service is rapid and cordial. Take out and delivery. Tried several dishes and they were all good. No desserts. Local wine watered down which is good in the middle of the day. Our favorite.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

You can see the food displayed before you choose as there is an open kitchen, the staff will explain the menue and tell you how it is cooked but it is only open during the day. Excellent Greek food

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Indiana
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14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

Ate lunch at the Rouvas our first day in Corfu. The servings were generous so it was easy to share dishes. The service was prompt. Not in the tourist section so not trying to lure you into their restaurant. The food was good although not exceptional. We would certainly eat there again.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 Stamatiou Desila, Corfu Town, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Corfu  >  Corfu Town
  • Phone Number: 3026610 31182

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 27
  • Cuisine: Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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