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Spitaki Taverna

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In the middle of the village, Pefkos, Greece
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Tel no to restaurant: 22440 48002
Good for:
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 92
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
OK - Galaktoboureko delicious!

Went here after recommendations. It is the oldest restaurant in Pefkos. Food was good, but nothing special. Seems to attract more cats than any other restaurant, which is fine if you don't mind cats like me, but I can see how this might annoy some people. Saving grace was the galaktoboureko... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 22, 2014
lozzyh
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England
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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England
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Went here after recommendations. It is the oldest restaurant in Pefkos. Food was good, but nothing special. Seems to attract more cats than any other restaurant, which is fine if you don't mind cats like me, but I can see how this might annoy some people. Saving grace was the galaktoboureko (pastry custard pie) which was yummy.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Visited this restaurant 3 times throughout the course of our holiday as the food was so good. Everything is cooked to perfection, my favourite was the beef it melted in your mouth, which was so tasty. The service is friendly and excellent and the atmosphere was really lovely. After trying several other places in the resort, this was definitely our... More 

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nottinghamshire
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40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here sat in the pretty garden. The food is all homemade and the prices are very good. The staff are lovely and the service was very good. Will definitely go back to the beautiful little taverna.

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Warsop
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I really thought I'd be giving this a good review but sadly, I'm not. The setting of this taverna was beautiful and inviting but that's where the delight ended for me as this was the worst meal I had during our week in Pefkos. The waiter left us with the menu and we decided on the fish and seafood plate... More 

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Prudhoe,Northumberland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The starters(spicy local sausage / prawns saganaki) were good and that's the only reason the rating is 'poor' and not 'terrible'. From there the quality of the food declined dramatically....... The whole sea bream was overcooked,dry and tasteless and the chicken souvlaki was tough,chewy and pretty inedible. The accompanying chips were soggy,greasy and had obviously been cooked in fat that... More 

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East Anglia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Having eaten at Spitaki during two of our previous holidays in Pefkos, it was our first choice to visit during holiday in Pefkos at the beginning of September. The first visit was with my husband's sister and her partner - we were all made very welcome and the staff seemed to remember us from previous visits (if they didn't, they... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We ate here on our first evening in Pefkos - we timed it just right as we got the last table and others were turned away after us. We only had main courses - I had the moussaka which was a bit greasy, but tasty. My partner had the kokkinisto beef stew. We realised we'd been given a litre karafe... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We had a really nice meal at the Spitak Taverna, the waiter was very friendly and service ok, my partner loved his Greek sausages, I had a mixed souvlaki which was very nice. we couldn't manage dessert which was a shame but maybe next time, the bill was very reasonable and we look forward to our next visit.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

My wife and I have been holidaying in Rhodes frequently over the years and are quite familiar with Greek Taverna style food.We visited Spitaki with high expectations having read some of the reviews posted.The waiter greeted us with "sit any where that you want"and then promptly went back to shouting to the lady serving in the shop across the street.We... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This restaurant was set in lovely grounds with beautiful flowers on the pergolas. The service was swift and very courteous. We didn't have a starter as my husband was going for the mixed grill for one and wanted to make sure he could finish it. I had a lovely chef's salad. The local cats wander in and ou but tdon't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: In the middle of the village, Pefkos, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Pefkos

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

Description

Tel no to restaurant: 22440 48002

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