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Edward Kennedy Square, Lakka, Greece
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Reigate, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were thrilled to find this restaurant in Lakka - it felt like Greek restaurants used to be! We were anchored in the bay here and went in by dinghy. The restaurant is a bit hidden round the back of the town but well worth seeking out. We were shown the food in the kitchen - and it all looked... More 

Thank Intrepidtravellers_8
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply amazing and delicious food! The service is super friendly and the owner even showed us his kitchen as we couldnt decide what we wanna eat :) seeing all the dishes made the chiice even more difficult as everything there is just heavenly good :)

Thank Kat A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Alexandros twice during our ten day honeymoon in Paxos , we still dream together about the amazing lamb cooked in paper parcel with potatoes and vegetables , we would hands down say it is the best meal we have had in our life !!!! Alexandros is a real family restaurant the staff who I think... More 

Thank Nisha L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WE nearly didn't go there because its tucked away in the corner in a rather inauspicious position. The food here was better than anywhere we tried in Lakka and Logos. This is a family runrestaurant and they take good care of you, the cooking is traditional and full of flavour. The service is wonderful and the atmosphere very convivial especially... More 

Thank brillandhen
Camberley, England
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While all the other restaurants in Lakka had but a few customers, Alexandros was full, but he managed to drag a table out for us to use. Great , one thinks, but maybe that's his downfall. There were really more customers than the staff could handle. We might have done ourselves no favours in our choices; our squid was greasy... More 

Thank Bells-n-hankies
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A delightful family run establishment tucked in a side street under vines. You are invited into the kitchen and shown all the dishes. It is hard to choose. We have eaten here a few times and it is always most welcoming and the food is always good. Possibly not the cheapest place to eat but so nice to get away... More 

Thank Pennie H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Some friends took us there to try as they told us the best lamd ever...not... it was bry and tasted like it was cooked two or three days before.It was expencive also.

Thank julymoore
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on the 1st night and was the best meal of the holiday. My husband had the beef stiffado and was the best he had tasted. We were taken into the kitchen to see all the food. It's down the side alley but well worth a visit. Cheaper than eating at the harbour

Thank anne b
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

Alexandros is a great host and the taverna style food is excellent. The second night we went there they were understaffed and the service was slow

Thank paulmacca
Bracknell, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

This restaurant is family run and an absolute delight. Tucked away at the beginning of the village it looks a little uninspiring in day light but lovely and cosy in the evening. Typical home made Greek food and lovely friendly owners

Thank Denise417

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Edward Kennedy Square, Lakka, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Paxos  >  Lakka
I am surprised this Taverna has not been reviewed before as it is long established, always full and really good value. It is located in a small side street just behind the harbour road, next to Lisa's Place and the Harbour Lights Bar. It is a traditional family run taverna which cooks either fresh for you, from the Souvlaki Grill or from a number of pre-cooked dishes which you can view in the kitchen. The prices are really good too. And because it is always busy it has a good atmosphere - Ok the views aren't as good as the harbour side, but you can eat well here for value and then go for a walk and drink at the harbour later.

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