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Karavados 281 00, Greece
+30 2671 069277
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (5 reviews)
“meat pie” (2 reviews)
Greek, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Karavados 281 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

'Happines Taverna' is a great, and very friendly place to eat. It's family run, with it's very own mini market. The food is really good and reasonably priced. The owner (bless him) will even pick you up and take you home again if you wanted...More

Thank gladi8or
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We love to come shopping here on a hot Summer's evening. Just to stretch our legs and savour a cool beer outside the shop. Thanks owners are so friendly and helpful despite a little language barrier. They now offer a bottle opener so we can...More

Thank helen k
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Local to our apartment. Very welcoming and friendly. Small menu, but all cooked perfectly. As the title says best stifado ever. Very welcoming, friendly and clean. Would certainly visit again if I were in the region.

Thank Mick K
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

The food is good and the service is excellent. There is a shop attached that has basic needs. Was walking distance from where we stayed

Thank 891Gill
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We went to this restaurant every night and the food was lovely and home cooked. We always ate the traditional Greek food as that was cooked fresh every day and changed depending on what she had made. The owner and her daughters were lovely and...More

Thank Grovesend
Reviewed September 16, 2018

We ate here twice as our hotel was appalling. The food is homemade and delicious, the owner picked us up and brought us back to our hotel with no charge, along with the free nibbles and ice cream shows how friendly the owners are. Made...More

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed September 13, 2018

yes sadly treated like idiots. one poor young girl working the shop, and the 'restaurant' on her own. result was two awful tiny lamb chops from lidl and some tinned carrots disguised as kleftiko. rubbish, give it a missMore

Thank John Lee P
HappinessFamily, Public Relations Manager at Happiness, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Hello. We always use the best quality ingredients for our dishes this is our target to serve quality food in copetitive prices. The lamb we use for kleftiko is a big slice of sheep’s leg and not lamb chops and we buy it for a...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018

Happiness is a lovely place with very friendly staff and great service. We emailed to book a table and had a reply within a few minutes. We ended up going back several times over our holiday and were always treated very well. The food is...More

Thank Lee H
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Happiness restaurant has great views and the staff are fantastic but I felt really let down by the limited food available. We tried this place the first week and I asked for one particular main dish and was informed only the dishes with a tick...More

Thank rick845
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We went here on one of our first nights in Kefalonia. I ordered the spaghetti Neapolitan and my boyfriend ordered the keftico. I loved mine, my boyfriend was not so impressed. Lovely free ice cream after the meal. Would recommend if you’re hungry and passing...More

Thank netsy1985
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May 1, 2018|
Response from HappinessFamily | Property representative |
Hello the restaurant opens from 1st of May till the end of September
May 1, 2018|
Response from _vagn2011 | Reviewed this property |
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March 11, 2018|
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Response from HappinessFamily | Property representative |
Hello the total cost for a person for a meal including drink is between 10 to 20 euros. As for the breakfast we have toasts, omelets, English breakfast, scramble eggs, yogurt with fruits or honey all can accompanied with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karavados 281 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Karavados
  • Phone Number: +30 2671 069277
  • E-mail
We are a family business which love homemade food' So we decided to share our passion for quality food with you on one purpose, to make your best moments have an unforgetable good taste!!!! Thank you for choosing our island. We will be very happy to meet you!
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