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Apellou 27 | Old town, Kos Town 85300, Greece
+30-2242022133
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12:30 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 12:30 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert

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  • 150
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  • 92
    Very good
  • 19
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  • 15
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
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
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Perfect place to eat, very nice staff! Very busy, what is a very good sign for the restaurant. Nice interior!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
Gatis L
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Riga, Latvia
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Riga, Latvia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Perfect place to eat, very nice staff! Very busy, what is a very good sign for the restaurant. Nice interior!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

The restaurant is tucked away in a quiet street and would not have been one that we wold have seen on our walks around town - but after a couple of days in town and speaking to some of the locals... this place came very high on the popularity charts. And Elia does live up to it's reputation. Lovely ambience,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Very friendly staff, very!!! Nice place and food!!! Close to the old city. Next time I choose the same place visiting Kos!

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

my partner and I have been to kos town three times now and have currently booked to go again in august 2015 and we always look forward to eating at elia you are always made welcome and the food is excellent good menu and very good value for money. see you in august Maria ray&sally.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This was one of the restaurants we went to when wanting quality food, a bit more expensive then other places, but good service and tastefull dishes, the price was expensive at all. We always went for tapas dishes to see what Greece could offer:) A big recommendation from me. Sincerly Carl Antonio Holtlien www.iloveseasonwork.com

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

This charming place captured me, while I was walking by and I decided to go back for dinner. Nice, friendly atmosphere and staff. I loved the muscles saganaki and the Elia punfull. They are great to go with Ouzo. Highly recommended to solos, couples or small groups. Not really for families with children.

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Mola di Bari, Italy
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We ate twice hear in one week. Lovely traditional greek food, friendly service, reasonably priced. Can't say anything bad about both of our experiences, ask for recommendations of traditional dishes and local wine. Just go!

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Derby, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We went here on recommendation and we walked in and thought it looked very authentic and interesting with the pictures all painted on the walls. We ordered out meals which came fairly quickly and had quite an nice meal, the only thing that we didn't really agree with was the amount of people smoking in there, inside it was quite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We ate at Elia's the first night of our week stay in Kos. It was a gorgeous start to the holiday with beautiful outdoor seating, friendly service and great Greek food. We loved it so much that we came back for our last dinner in Kos! Delish.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Just back from Kos and we stumbled across this lovely gem. Staff really friendly and lovely genuine Greek Food. Best meal of the holiday

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Apellou 27 | Old town, Kos Town 85300, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town
  • Phone Number: +30-2242022133

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 11 - 16
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 12:30 am
Monday
12:30 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
12:30 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
12:30 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 12:30 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?