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All 30 Stoupa Restaurants

Yesterday & Today

Overlooking Stoupa Bay | Above and opposite Stoupa Harbour, Stoupa 24022, Greece
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Ranked #20 of 30 Restaurants in Stoupa
Price range: $6 - $17
Cuisines: Greek, Grill
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: From our restaurant you can enjoy fascinating views, beautiful sunsets of vibrant colours, blue seas and the magnificent Taygetos mountain range . We offer a unique combination of traditional specialities and irresistible taste, with dishes prepared from fresh ingredients, using olive oil from our own olive trees and infused with our love of cooking.In our restaurant you can also meet the past through our collection of old photographs showing scenes of life in the Mani. You will get a feeling of our roots. Together, in a pleasant nice environments, we will bake bread and a variety of local baked goods like "diples", "lalagia" and "tiganopites" in a traditional wood-fired oven.We will also learn how olives are harvested and olive oil is produced. In addition, we will also talk about how silk production was done in our area in the past and other subjects including how olive oil soap is made. You can join us and feel the warmth of a shared evening. New for 2012 we will be offerring interactive cookery sessions, where clients can take an active part in creating some of the specialities associated with the Mani area.
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Any
English first
England, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Overlooking the main bay of Stoupa, the location is outstanding and the food was always great. Unfortunately the service is so poor that it does spoil the whole experience.

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Langport, England, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Food is slightly different to Stoupa's other offerings but very good as is service. Great location for views over the bay.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We came back to the restaurant as it had been one of our favourites on a previous visit as there was such a good vegetarian choice, over and above the usual menu selection. Unfortunately it let us down badly this time, the english lady who took our order initially was excellent, but the service after that was hopeless. It took... More 

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Suffolk UK
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72 reviews 72 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I really enjoyed eating here on last years holiday so we pre-booked a table for Voula's 9pm Wednesday eve Village bread making talk/demo when we had our Sunvil Rep welcome meeting there a few days previously - Voula also made an appearance then and spoke about her passion for the local way of life: a very interesting Lady. We'd asked... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

This place has got to be seen to be believed! The views of the sunset are superb and the combination of flavours in the dishes offered is unbelievable. The staff are so warm and friendly. Portion sizes are enormous and we still haven't learned we can't manage a starter as well as complimentary grandmother pies and our main meal and... More 

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Graz, Austria
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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Two things make Voula's restaurant different and special: The amazing view on Stoupa bay and the more refined Greek cuisine. Her Mani specialities are a bit different to the average (still mostly very good) offer of the local restaurants, with different herbs and spices. Very pleasant and enjoyable. Julia and her colleagues take good care of the guests. Recommended!

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Redcar, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Go to Yesterday and Today and get served........... tomorrow. This restaurant bears all the hallmarks of a place that knows it has unique attractions and has become horrible complacent about it. The view is spectacular, the food is different and specialist, and the story of the place and Voula the owner, also sets it apart. But, the service is hopeless.... More 

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Amersham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Another excellent meal here. You will get a good meal at many Stoupa restaurants, but this one is a cut above. Voula is the owner, and she is Greek - don't understand one of the previous comments that she is not. She loves the region, and her passion for it and for the food is obvious. The 'front of house'... More 

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West Yorkshire
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This was our second visit to Stoupa. We were looking forward to eating at Yesterday and Today as on our first visit we had a good meal. On this occasion however it took around 30 mins to have our first course served. After an hour and ten minutes we had still not been served our main course. I brought this... More 

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This place is clearly trying to distinguish itself. They proprietor is not Greek and she is trying to make a growing business out of it. A couple of books on Greek cooking, demonstrations of bread making and soap production (!) on certain evenings, a table of restaurant souvenirs to pass as you leave, and so on. The food is undoubtedly... More 

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voulastoupa, Owner at Yesterday & Today, responded to this review

Some inaccuracies answered by the owner of Yesterday & Today, Voula Kyriakea • I am Greek and I have the good fortune to be from Mani, an area endless interest and incredible beauty. • I personally am the author of the two books, one of 90 Mani recipes cooked with olive oil, considered to be the gold of our area,... More 

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Address: Overlooking Stoupa Bay | Above and opposite Stoupa Harbour, Stoupa 24022, Greece
Phone Number: +302721077535
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Peloponnese  >  Messenia Region  >  Stoupa
Average Prices: USD 6 - 17
Cuisine: Greek, Grill

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