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Metaxy Mas Tavern

Exo Gonia, Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 031323
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Exo Gonia, Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on our first night and had to come back again for our last. Best food we had on our trip. I had the seafood linguine which was actually the best I've ever had and my boyfriend got the steak which was so soft...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank katieET1234321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has it all. Traditional Greek food and drinks, pretty views, and quality food. I had the chicken leg with yogurt sauce and my husband had meatballs. Everything was awesome! If you are in this area definitely stop in for dinner.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank webz512
Reviewed December 5, 2018

We walked from Pyrgos to Exo Gonia and were desperate to find somewhere for lunch on a hot day. We were delighted, and apparently extremely lucky, to be offered a shady table at this wonderful little authentic Greek restaurant. The food was excellent and good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank swans11
Reviewed November 18, 2018

This is a great choice on the island for a traditional meal. there is a small inside but the biggest amount of tables are outside on the terrace. The view is good and the atmosphere outside is really good and has a great buzz. Everyone...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cherylhinton
Reviewed November 17, 2018

Absolutely loved this restaurant perched at the top of Exo Gonia. There is a large free car park nearby. This place gets extremely busy, it is best to book. We had reserved a table on the terrace outside, the table was not yet free so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Les-amoureuxx
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

Metaxy mas is one of the best options in Santorini. Great variety and excellent quality of food,situated in a small traditional village,called Exo gonia. Helpfull staff and nice view of Kamari village.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 590effieg
Reviewed November 14, 2018

I like Metaxy mas, good quality of food, fast service and nice view, traditional inside and lovely ouside area. Table reservation is required as it is usually fully booked, that is sometimes a little inconvenient. Not big wine list. Overall it is very good choice,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Pamela P
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

We tried the fava beans, beetroot salad, steak and chicken pasta. Absolutely delicious food. Best thing was it was open!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Salpeej
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Love this restaurant. Great food, excellent service and awesome views. Table reservation is required as it is usually fully booked for dinner.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank mklam
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Astonishing dishes served in a perfect setting. Even though you are not in front of the Caldera view in Santorini which is what most people are looking for, when you arrive at Metaximas you are setting yourself up for a fantastic dinner. I went there...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PeterSlowak
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July 23, 2018|
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Response from Patty D | Reviewed this property |
It's very cumbersome. You might want to contact them to see if they know a sager way to get there.
July 22, 2018|
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Response from Jeffrey B | Reviewed this property |
About 15-20 minutes
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Elizabeth P | Reviewed this property |
Like the others said, it's probably best to get a taxi to and from, it's well worth the food ;-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$23 - $34
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exo Gonia, Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Pyrgos
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 031323
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