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Asteras Greek Taverna

347 Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
+1 250-716-0451
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“roast lamb” (88 reviews)
“calamari” (89 reviews)
“spanakopita” (37 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
347 Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here for a birthday dinner. Was an early reservation but had no issues. All the plates we had were outstanding and service was excellent. Odd location in town but worth the drive.

Thank thatcraigguy
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is located in the Old City Quarter along Wesley Street in Nanaimo. It is an easy walk from downtown. There is parking at the Taverna and along the street. This restaurant specializes in authentic Greek food. Asteras Taverna is actually a lovely three...More

1  Thank Marty B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food authentic and tasty. Free ouzo at end of night. I had best career salad I may have ever had Saginaki was not on fire though ...they said it ruined cheese but I think saginaki needs to be put for ambience

Thank loretta c
Reviewed 1 week ago

Asteras Greek Taverna is certainly one of Nanaimo's best dining experiences! The food is terrific; the service is excellent and friendly; the location in an old house in the old quarter is great! We have dined there a few times and will again. We have...More

1  Thank H9448DVthomasm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a last minute reservation for my husband's birthday which they easily accommodated. The interior was charming, the service was friendly and the food was out of this world. Fresh, tasty and cooked to perfection. The only drawback was that it's noisy when the...More

1  Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Charming atmosphere in an old converted house. Try the calamari, tasting platter or saganaki. A nice place to try on a date.

1  Thank moon m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for my birthday dinner. Had the special scallops and prawns, which were done to perfection. Hummus and pita for apply as well as calamari , which was so tender. Had a lovely dessert with filo pastry base and honey with a pudding topping, oh...More

1  Thank hunco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was excellent. The food was great as was the atsmosphere. Each time I have been there it is packed.

1  Thank brian_lennox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hands down - Best Greek restaurant in Nanaimo. Great moussaka, hummous and spanikapita!!!!!! Always make a reservation

1  Thank V9620EYkims
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the sampler lunch platter. For those who love Greek food(and I do) this is the best. The staff are friendly, attentive and veryhelpful.

1  Thank kathytorhjelm
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Lainey B
November 24, 2017|
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Response from bmcclaskey | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Food is exceptional 😉
Carolyn G
November 4, 2016|
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Response from Brian S | Reviewed this property |
Email the restaurant or call directly. Trip Advisor isn't the place to ask a specific question of the restaurant and expecting an accurate answer by a previous customer.
Nigel R
August 26, 2016|
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Response from KiwiSnifters | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I have not had either of these items at Asteras so I'm sorry I cannot help you with your questions. My best suggestion would be to have spoken with the wait staff/manager of your concerns/questions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 347 Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-716-0451
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