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Apella Beach, Karpathos Town (Pigadia), Greece
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Jerusalem, Israel
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

This taverna is situated above the parking for the beach and affords a gorgeous view of the sea below. The food is very fresh and good, and the owner, George, is very friendly and interesting. Service was also great.

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Thank Elaine V
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Good food, perfect view and nice waiters. We liked this place, and we will come back again anytime. Their souvlaki was perfect :)

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Thank Lasse Karlo S
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

I had a lunch at taverna Apella, during the second week of August. The meal was good. The menu is quite simple typical of a Greek taverna. The staff very efficiently. The level price comparison of the one of other local taverna, seems a bit high. Very nice the view from the taverna👍🏻

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Thank adriana c
Athens, Greece
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54 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Apella is one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe Taverna is the only restaurant nearby. It doesn't take a genius to do the math. Food quality is bad and the prices are unreasonable. Don't waste your time and money. Just drive to Pigadia.

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3 Thank Omniarch
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

A place from heaven !! Very very nice owner and with this view you only need a glass of ouzo and fries and maybe a liitle tzatziki .. a must visit beach and must see view !! Do.not.miss !!!

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1 Thank r0eyl
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2015

Food was so bad taste that we can not eat it. I told manager that the meat is not ok and he offended me very bad and he wouldn' t even consider that I would pay for something that wasn't even for garbage. He called me bad names and made a scene in front of other people because he wanted... More 

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2 Thank Layra1_Miki2434
Varese, Italy
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2015

We went there as it is the only taverna available in Apella beach (BTW a wonderful beach). Unfortunately, we found it at the lower end of the rank as food quality and quite expensive; for two appetizer, a bottle of water and a vegetarian main course (briam with goat cheese) we spent 27,90 Euros.

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1 Thank Mita-roberto
London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

As this was the only restaurant situated in close proximity to one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe, Apella, we thought we would give it a try. The lady serving us was very polite and helpful. The food came very quickly which was surprising considering the number of customers. In hindsight, this probably was because everything was preprepared. The... More 

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Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey
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56 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2015

I was there on 8/5/2015 for lunch. The Chicken lemon soup and also the Lentil soup were very good. I had the Gyro and my wife had the sausage and beef platter. Although these dishes were very tasty the meat was dry as if they reheated it on the grill. I ate Gyro's at other Greek places the meat was... More 

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Thank Lenny O
Budapest, Hungary
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2014

We had lunch here around 2, and the place was full. The quality of the food and the service reflected this crowded space. I think you should either go there around 12 or after 3. The view was nice.

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Thank K_Nora28

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apella Beach, Karpathos Town (Pigadia), Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Karpathos  >  Karpathos Town (Pigadia)

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?