We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cava Alta

Reserve a Table

Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


Mediterranean, Greek
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
View all details
meals, features, about

Location and contact

Reviews (745)
Filter reviews
308 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chorizo cheese balls oxtail chicken sardines potatoes sea bass bread roof terrace amazing food lovely evening the main square local wine beautiful sunset during our stay place to eat booked a table
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 308 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cava Alta is literally a hidden gem in the village of Pyrgos. The service was excellent and the food was amazing! We loved everything we had here and cannot wait to be back in Santorini so that we can eat here again! Definitely must try...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank amirsf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service Excellent Quality A bit hidden but really worth finding this very nice and cosy place. Staff is very friendly. Must pay a visit here, you won’t regret!

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Christof D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first night was brilliant the second visit not so good so a little inconsistent. Very welcoming hosts and a superb location

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank rmswhg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great and the atmosphere was amazing. So nice to have a meal far away from all the tourist spots in Fira and Oia

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank lv039
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can’t beat this location in the amazing checkerboard town of Pyrgos. The food was good but inconsistent. A great goat-cheese green salad was followed by an oddly concocted lamb shank dish which was rather dry and chewy. The sea bass fillet was excellent, though...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Nick Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very kind the stuff, the food was amazing typical greek food. The price is reasonable. I encourage to visit it. The decoration and the house are beautiful, great atmosphere.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Damian229
Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

Reasonably priced and lovely food so nothing bad from us to say. We had one meal here but also used it twice for evening drinks in the sun and found our hosts charming, informative but not overbearing. Sunset views were perfect. Would recommend based upon...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank AndyHazel
Reviewed June 9, 2019

We had the most wonderful dinner at Cava Alta. The food was exceptional with the all the ingredients being really great quality. We also loved their selection of organic local wines. The waiters were all lovely and the service was excellent. Its also in the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank joscoh
Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

Visited three times whilst at Pyrgos, we found it the best place to eat both for quality of food and service. The place itself is quite quirky but very comfortable, the food is first class and the staff are exceptional. There is also a roof...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 294tonyb
Reviewed May 21, 2019 via mobile

After 10 days in greece we went to this place to try Spanish flavors baed on other season reviews (homesick of our last trip there as well). We ordered a camembert as start (nice!!), a pasta for the kids (very gourmet and they loved) and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank franciscotD7295DJ
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 404 nearby hotels
Zannos Melathron Hotel
259 reviews
.05 miles away
Voreina Gallery Suites
371 reviews
.09 miles away
Carpe Diem Santorini
374 reviews
.22 miles away
Orizontes Hotel & Villas
371 reviews
.43 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 832 nearby restaurants
Anemos restaurant
78 reviews
.20 miles away
Aroma Avlis Food & Wine
897 reviews
.84 miles away
Metaxy Mas Tavern
3,563 reviews
.58 miles away
724 reviews
.65 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 590 nearby attractions
Aegean Divers Dive Center - Day Excursions
330 reviews
.75 miles away
Artemis Karamolegos Winery
196 reviews
.85 miles away
Cultural Village
353 reviews
.04 miles away
Santo Winery
3,545 reviews
.80 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
May 10, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Cava A | Property representative |
Hello, Every year we are making a few changes in our menu. We hope to see you again . Best regards,
Arti P
July 6, 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Julia L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, not a lot in the main courses but more in the starters. For example, I took the goat cheese boals with honey and sesame seeds and the trilogy (eggplant + spicy feta cheese + tzatziki) with pita bread. They also... More
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing