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Serif Taverna

1 Platia Platanou, 853 00, Greece
+30 2242 023784
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“grilled meat” (3 reviews)
“kebabs” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
1 Platia Platanou, 853 00, Greece
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21 - 30 of 35 reviews

Reviewed September 18, 2013 via mobile

Take time to go to platani to visit this restaurant. Mr serif opened it 53 years ago in 1960 and he is still in the kitchen cooking. First we got a tour around the kitchen where he proudly showed us all the food. This really...More

1  Thank raw-like
Reviewed August 5, 2013

This 50+ year old family run restaurant is located in Platani which is 7-10 minutes driving distance from Kos town. The food is simply delicious with a variety of meals, mezes and beverages to choose from all rooted in Serif's familys Ottoman - Greek island...More

4  Thank Ont D
Reviewed July 27, 2013

Best turkish greek restaurant located in platani square. Ahmet & ali suggests rules. Also free wi-fi!!! Try lahmatzoun is serif dad specialitty!!!

Thank KylieSNewcastle
Reviewed July 13, 2013

When we were travelling on Kos, we were there. We've eaten great food, dolmados and thoose people are very kind. So, when we go to next time to Kos, I'm sure that I'll go to Sherif again.

Thank Maciek C
Reviewed June 25, 2013 via mobile

Excellent restaurant in the middle of the Aegean Sea. You have to try it. Ege denizinin ortasindaki iki yaka kulturunun kaynastigi bu lokantaya ugramadan gecmeyin.

Thank Aliege
Reviewed May 13, 2013

The very friendly staff cooked what we asked for as one of our children wanted something different to what they had on the menu - when it came, there was enough for at least 2 hungry children! Visited on a day out from our hotel...More

1  Thank FrenchJan
Reviewed May 10, 2013

This restaurant has got to be one of the best food spots I visited in my recent trip to Kos. I have friends that are locals, so taking me here for food was a no-brainer. It is located at ‘Platani’ (or Kermentes), the Turkish neighbourhood....More

Thank Stavroula O
Reviewed May 9, 2013

Discovered it by accident. We were invited into the kitchen to see what they made and how. Also possible to taste. Fresh and real food!

Thank rykogreis9
Reviewed January 27, 2013

Serif Taverna has been one of my absolute favorite restaurants since I first ate there in 1998. Great service, good prices and great atmosphere. I have been in the restaurant business for almost 20 years and I think this is one of the best of...More

2  Thank Johan_Viberg
Reviewed November 30, 2012

Ordered too much food as usual - we ate it all though as it was too good to leave - heaven!!! Wonderful service and Serif stays forever young!!!

Thank Karen L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Platia Platanou, 853 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos
  • Phone Number: +30 2242 023784
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