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The Barrel

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Nidri Harbour, Nidri 31084, Greece
Name/address in local language
+30 2645 092906
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A lovely lively restaurant overlooking the sea. We ate here 4 times during our stay in nidri and had great food every time. Plenty of menu choices and generous portions. Good value, great service!

Thank Debalar
Pontypool, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely little restaurant overlooking the sea, very friendly and helpful staff, good food, good wine, great atmosphere! Greek lamb shank was so tender, melt in the mouth, also fried meatballs with yogurt delicious as was steak and meatballs in tomato sauce. A lovely place

Thank Jan M
Helsinki, Finland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The service was friendly and helpful but felt even too fast, if the point is to spend a night out and have some dinner. Besides there was one extremely cute waiter that any girl wouldn't mind at all watching the whole night... ;) Lamb was well cooked and tender. I didn't taste the house wine here, but in general I... More 

Thank Sarkka1978
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant is one of the best in nidri and the staff are all friendly. Water and complimentary dessert were served. Food is also delicious:)

Thank Ann Marie A
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the owner is lovely and the staff are very helpfull the food is excellent always hot and you don't have to wait long the service is very good the resturant overlooks the harbour you get a shot and a small ice cream on the house at the end of your also this is one of the cheapest and best value... More 

Thank DuDsliverpool
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Seafood -fresh,nicely cooked cheap prices for the quality.Starters and salads we tried almost all of them in two visits all was great too. A place we visit when we don't want to risk with quality

Thank Petya G
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is definitely our favourite restaurant of a 2 week stay in Nidri. The food and service has been outstanding on both visits. We booked a table on the upstairs balcony for our second visit and weren't disappointed. All fish and meat dishes were tasty and good value with a complimentary small dessert and liquer to finish. Make sure you... More 

1 Thank Jillandtrev
Stockholm, Sweden
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not sure if I should give it a three or two stars..the problem was mostly our food - we chose the grill plate for two persons. It was not good, BUT I don't know about the other food..it was almost always crowded here so something has to be good I guess. Maybe we were unlucky to choose the food that... More 

Thank Nada L
Brighton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you visit nidri you should definitely visit the barrel! We ate twice and we loved each time! Staff is super helpful and food very affordable!

1 Thank Hara F
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It looked like a nice place but it disappointed us. The food was tasteless. After the shrimps with a bad taste i ordered a pizza which was uncooked. I don t recommend it sincerely..despite the amability if the waitersm

Thank firefire189

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$14 - $28
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nidri Harbour, Nidri 31084, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Lefkada  >  Nidri
  • Phone Number: +30 2645 092906

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?