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Vachus Taverna

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Family taverna.Fotis,eleni and fotini in kitchen-Dimitris,nikos and sotiris in serve.29 Years taverna.Kopiaste to serve our home made food.OPA!!!!!!
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Greek
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews moussaka salmon melon baklava garlic bread dakos potatoes salad sardines cake lovely traditional taverna family run every night traditional food second to none ate here fantastic food
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Was recommended by a friend and once we arrived realised we’d been last year. Whilst food was good this place lacks any real atmosphere, the staff went over the top with other diners (we are London Cypriots), as knew them well we felt it was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank JoannaT996
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the best traditional meal of our holiday. Fantastic family run restaurant and has been since the 80s. The food was amazing, the service was impeccable and we actually took the bill the our waiter to check that everything was on it as we...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jade s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Vachus several times when we stay at our Villa in Plaka. We’ve been going back for over 10 years. Great food, well priced and very good service

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 91niallw
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal here, the service was good and the food was excellent, despite being very much end of season. Recommended

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank deejayeh
Reviewed October 25, 2018

Three times in one week time we had dinner in this very nice restaurant. They served a very fresh chicken salad, the most tasty giros and an excellent moussaka. Staff is extremely friendly and makes you feel at home!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank MarcElounda2018
Reviewed October 21, 2018

When we arrive at Elounda, we always look forward to visiting Vachus Taverna, and we were not disappointed this time. We had two exceptional meals during our holiday and the staff could not have been more attentive or friendly. The range of the menu is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Peter B
Reviewed October 21, 2018

On our September / October 2018 holiday we ate at Vachus several times as the food was so good and we were always warmly greeted by Andreas (hello Andreas) and the staff!! The dips and starters were very good and the fish dishes were always...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank M E
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Welcoming people, excellent food and setting. Best restaurant we found! We will be coming back in the future!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank H4589FEpeterg
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed an evening meal which was very good and the staff were lovely. Good value. The chicken I ate was well presented. The pasta was also delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fozzie14
Reviewed October 15, 2018

A few mezzes, refreshing house wine, friendly staff, people watching. What else do you need at lunchtime?

Date of visit: September 2018
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Response from sotirisv242 |
of course thank you very much
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Response from HawkerSiddley | Reviewed this property |
Walk out of the main Olive Grove apartment gates and head toward the Church. Turn first left down the road that you come to just before the church and walk for about 150 metres. Vachus is on the left with a big sign over... More
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