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Il Gelso

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Lardos Square, Lardos 85109 Rhodes, Greece
0030-224-40-44-050
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Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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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
Wedding reception

Had our wedding reception here - what a wonderful place!!!! Beautiful setting, fantastic staff and Italian food to die for!!!!! Paola you did us proud x x

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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English first
Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Had our wedding reception here - what a wonderful place!!!! Beautiful setting, fantastic staff and Italian food to die for!!!!! Paola you did us proud x x

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Salisbury
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

We ate here based on other reviews and we had pizza. It wasn't the best pizza we've had but not the worst either, just a bit mediocre. The service was somewhat lacking after we had been served, with the waitress seemingly more interested in chatting to her friend who was sat at another table instead of checking to see if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Found this place by accident and what a great place to eat in Lardos. Fantastic wood fired fresh pizza and bread and peroni beer. The place looks like its father and daughter and they both where friendly and helpful If ever back in Rhodes I would make a special point of going back ..great place great pizza

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Thassos Town (Limenas), Greece
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

II Gelso is set on the Plattia in Lardos village the restaurant is divine! the old post office that once was is full of Greek charm of by gone times, just as delightful as the Italian owner who was kind enough to show us around her taverna, she was a very interesting lady and made us feel welcome the moment... More 

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athens greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Great Italian restaurant in the main square of Lardos village ! One of the best pizzas in Rhodes island ! Great personnel and courtyard ! Wonderful deserts ! Tiramisu is recommended !

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

You know that if you go into a restaurant that's full of locals, chances are you going to be eating in the best place...... Well funnily enough that's what we found when visiting Lardos.....an Italian restaurant full of Italians eating and we enjoyed some of the best pasta we've ever had.....we're we in Greece ? Poula is a very attractive... More 

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london
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We dined at valentinas opposite it and it was empty, we needed a quick meal the next night so decided to try it. We were pleasantly surprised, lots of pizzas to choose we had stagnani and a ham feta vege salad, both delicious, wine wasn't the best but service was, great host. Reasonable Greek pricing.

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Central Norway, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

In my one week holiday at Boutique 5 in Rhodes we had dinner here twice and I'm not embarassed to tell.... It's wonderful simple, delicious Italian food and ambience, and even if I was there with my husband; I'm in love with the hostess(my husband is, too....;-) The Bruscetta with tomatoes was totally different to the one we're used to,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Although it wasn't our intention to eat Italian food in Greece, we did ... twice. The pasta is freshly made each morning. We really enjoyed both pasta and pizza dishes. Service was friendly and relaxed but efficient. The owner was friendly. We were impressed with the quality of the food and surprised that the restaurant wasn't packed. Very good value... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

we came across this restayrant by chance' after escaping our not so successful all inclusive hotel and just wanted to have some good food. excellent pizza! excellent pasta! super friendly owner and staff' very welcoming. highly recomended

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Address: Lardos Square, Lardos 85109 Rhodes, Greece
Phone Number: 0030-224-40-44-050
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Lardos
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lardos Square, Lardos 85109 Rhodes, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Lardos
  • Phone Number: 0030-224-40-44-050

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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