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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Business meetings

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About
Romantic environment with a great view and protected from undesirable weather. Closed for the season. We will re-open May 1st. Winter is coming.
PRICE RANGE
$17 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
International, Mediterranean, Greek
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews seared tuna goat chicken curry patties mango salad cheesecake catfish sugar cubes farfalle tzatziki bread first floor hot and spicy fine dining this wonderful restaurant food and wine
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

We both had fish dishes & were very pleased with both the service & the food. The serving of pasta was enormous but I still had room for the orange chocolate mousse shared with my husband. A delicious treat and all while sitting above the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Moyra K
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Very friendly service - no problem with our slightly eccentric order: my vegetarian companion had the cheese plate special as her main course, while I finally had something non-veg - the lamb shank. Both were excellent.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jim_Cleary
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Been on a first floor, the view over the bay is very nice. The food was good (the sealed tuna was really fresh), even if a bit over priced comparing with the rest of the restaurants nearby.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Paulo D
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

I think after reading reviews I was expecting something amazing, don't get me wrong the food was good, but not that good. We had not booked but getting a table was no problem, we were given the menu it was very limited but there was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jenetteShropshire
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Words alone can not do justice to the offerings of this extraordinary restaurant for the likes of this island. Their excellent and professional service, well selected wines and food that stimulates your palate in wonderful twists of flavors along with the soothing decor and stunning...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BooBooBare
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Absinthe was a delight - the staff is friendly and very attentive, and the food is great - a variety of options including some excellent traditional choices. It has a nice view of the sunset if you sit near the balcony and even though it’s...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Cassie B
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Stopped into this restaurant for a quick dinner after a day out on the water, we were pleasantly surprised by the friendly and efficient service and to top it off the food was fresh and delicious

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Heather A
Reviewed September 20, 2018

After three weeks of seafood and pasta in Liguria, we came here for our first dinner in Sifnos. We had the spicy goat and spicy mango chicken and both were outstanding. The appetizers were amazing and the setting and view are fantastic. While not totally...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank kelownatraveller
Reviewed September 15, 2018

We ate here on two occasions; on the first we swapped tables after one became available at the front, overlooking the bay; on the second we called in on our way for a drink and requested a table for later in the evening. Both times...More

Date of visit: September 2018
4  Thank Sherrydarling
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food in a very pretty first floor open balcony setting overlooking harbour. The prices are a little higher, but reflect that it is definitely a cut above the usual souvlakis and pizzas at the cheaper harbour side establishments (which are also good). The staff...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank GeorginaC508
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