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Taverna Meraklis

Gialos, Greece
+30 2246 071003
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“tzatziki” (5 reviews)
“stifado” (4 reviews)
“octopus” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Gialos, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Served in an authentic and traditional environment in the heart of Gialos We had several meals there during our recent stay The food was delicious..chicken and pork souvlaki, Salads and dips were freshly prepared and scrummy Staff are friendly and efficient...Vasilis is a lovely guy...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on Trip Advisor recommendation and wasn't disappointed. Fabulous service , lovely setting with an extensive menu . The starters arrived with a complimentary vegetable , very tasty .. for main the swordfish kebab was so fresh and delicious . Hubby had the fish...More

1  Thank Zenga2759
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good quality local food, frequented by locals including expats in the evening. Probably like all the other restuarants gets very busy at lunchtime when the day trippers are there

Thank TheRabble
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

I visit this nice family restaurant for a dinner .it s basic and very friendly place More budget from sea Side tavernas.in symi ;symi shrimp s so popular ı tried it but ı can not recommend it honestly 😞but octopus s great and so soft.

Thank fundaoz
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We where here last night and can't wait to go back tonight. Best Greek food and just up the lane from the harbour. Looking at all the other reviews and thinking I may need another week here to get through the menu. Enjoy folks

Thank Karen G
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Excellent traditional Greece food, good variety on the menu, and always helpful and smiling waiters. We'll certainly be back next year.

Thank Nils J
Reviewed October 6, 2016

Had a very pleasing lunch with good friendly service in a simple setting. I had sea bass and it was beautifully grilled/barbecued. My wife had excellent stuffed tomatoes. The restaurant is clearly popular despite being relatively tucked away and is certainly a safe bet for...More

Thank Wickerman41
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Authentic Stifado cooked by Anna. Crammed with melt in the mouth beef, baby shallots and the intense sweetness of a tomato base, flavoured with bay leaf, allspice berries and nutmeg.

Thank Theresa R
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Basic, wholesome, good Greek food. Will always give excellent value for money but do not expect fine dining.

Thank Terry Q
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Vary hard working staff, we were in on an exceptionally busy night with a cruise ship in town. Staff were cheerful and eager to please although rushed off their feet. Food was fairly average but then food in greece is good in general

Thank peediewife
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gialos, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Symi  >  Gialos
  • Phone Number: +30 2246 071003