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The Secret Garden

Alithini Street/Pedi Road | Chorio Symi, 856 00, Greece
+30 2246 072153
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“mezze plates” (3 reviews)
“lemon sorbet” (3 reviews)
“fig jam” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Alithini Street/Pedi Road | Chorio Symi, 856 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our walking tour thru the old part of the city we stopped to admire colorful building, unfortunately we didn't have the time to investigate this property further.

Thank Harry H
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Went for dinner one night....nice food (all made by the owner). Apparently it was once his garden! He still lives above it. Waitress is British and was very informative about the menu and helped us with choices for our meal. Would definately go again

Thank Monday101
Reviewed October 13, 2018

The small plate meze really is excellent value for money - 6 small plates, bread and half a litre of wine for 15 euros. I mentioned to Katja that I don't like olives (they were one of the dishes on a previous visit) and she...More

Thank Gemma1
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We've just managed to make a visit to the Secret Garden after many years of saying "we must go there"! So glad that we finally made it. Katya and her husband Michalis are very welcoming and we learnt so much from them about Sými that...More

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Visited this marvelous restaurant/bar on three occasions, two of which were successive Fridays for the "Music Night". Friendly, efficient and very atmospheric. The small meals & mezze plates are superb. On music nights we ordered a generous array of mezze and I am tempted to...More

2  Thank Myke C
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had been walking the streets of Symi for a couple of hours taking in the beautiful surroundings. We lost our sense of direction which wasn't hard as most of the side streets look the same. Luckily we found a main road...More

Thank Meale101
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

We spent a very pleasant evening at The Secret Garden earlier this month and would highly recommend it. We were given a warm welcome by the owner, the food was delicious and the surroundings enchanting. Well worth a visit!

Thank Angie C
Reviewed September 24, 2018

We came across this wonderful little restaurant by chance on our first night on Symi. Its slightly tucked away from the road but worth looking for. The lady owner is extremely friendly and her husband does all the cooking. The waitress, I believe her name...More

Thank Superhoopsgirl
Reviewed September 20, 2018

We had this gem of a place recommended to us by some holiday makers who had stumbled across it. It's a fantastic place. The menu is all meze dishes and it's a great way to try a variety of things. The owners and the lady...More

Thank home-improver
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We walked upto this restaurant from Pedi which took us 20 minutes. Its set in a lovely garden with terraces which can make some seating cramped. Our seats were outside the kitchen window which might be best to avoid if you get chance. We had...More

1  Thank Liz T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
4:30 PM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:30 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
4:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alithini Street/Pedi Road | Chorio Symi, 856 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Symi
  • Phone Number: +30 2246 072153
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