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Pounentes

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Lakka 49082, Greece
(+30) 26620 30161
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6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As a group we were looking for a simple, light meal after all the big fat Greek meals. We ended up with a sizeable meal as we felt pressured into having starters and mains, which is ok. Unfortunately, after Paximadi, La Rosa, Nionios, this establishment just doesn't cut it. Not food wise and not service wise. Just a tweek of... More 

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manchester, england
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

God food in a buzzy setting. The service was great and the owner especially friendly. Great house wine

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Thank jOnesy11917
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited Lakka again this June. We decided to go to Pounentes for a meal. We booked a time with George on our way past in the afternoon. Later we returned and had a lovely meal picked from a selection of slow cooked meals inside. The service was superb, the young apprentice was great. We enjoyed it so much that... More 

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Thank GARRY_WHYTE
Rochester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very reasonably priced, great food. The stuffed peppers with bacon and feta were fantastic. Big servings and kids sized meals were offered at cheaper prices so excellent value for families. A large mythos is only 3 euros! Great service. We ate here 3 times in total, in our opinion one of the best in lakka.

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Thank iliket0travel2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant for my opionion is one of the best to this island (Paxos) .very friendly enviroment ,good service and the wood oven gives a special taste to the dishes. It is the best place to relax and eat good quality food !

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Thank Jimtsak
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196 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Disappointingly, we thought the food was very average and overpriced. However, the local Paxos samphire salad was wonderful to see on the menu and tasted great!

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Thank Tracey Y
norfolk
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56 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice Taverna. We both had pizzas and a carafe of red wine. Nice evening. Would recommend for a casual meal on what was a very hot night

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Thank flyandcharles
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

The food at this restaurant - especially the calamari , pizzas from their own clay pizza oven and their desserts - were truly outstanding. The chef must be very talented . George is delightful- attentive, polite and well informed about his daily menu and its changes. Just be careful of the blond waitress with the American accent! She managed to... More 

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Thank Di9014
Godalming
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Georgios runs this taverna with tremendous energy, enthusiasm and pride. We had to return to Lakka (lovely small village, a great bay to drop anchor if you are sailing, as we were) in order to enjoy a second evening of his delicious food. This place is popular, so worth reserving a table. Lamb kleftiko with roasties was excellent. So was... More 

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Thank Clare G
Harpenden
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

We ate here twice during our recent visit - to be fair, not many places in the village were open and the weather was foul, and on both occasions found the food to be excellent (albeit from a limited menu. In fact, on both occasions they were in danger of running out of food. They did say, however, that they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lakka 49082, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Paxos  >  Lakka
  • Phone Number: (+30) 26620 30161

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