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Taverna Ambrosia

Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
+30 2624 023414
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“potatoes” (3 reviews)
“greek salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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"We loved the food, the service and of course the location."
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2. Perfect
"Cooked traditional food in a way how it should be cooked and served"
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3. Εxquiste,again.So very nice
"Family-run restaurant very near the archaeological site & museum."
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and setting. A real treat to sit outside and dine. Highly recommend the gyro and greek salad. Waitresses were very helpful and sweet. DO NOT MISS THIS PLACE !

Thank esnden
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

After my visit two years ago I was looking forward to have dinner again at Ambrosia Garden. It was totally worth it: the garden is very relaxed, not only because the exterior design but also thanks to the generous space between the tables. Evi and...More

Thank Diplopito
Reviewed May 19, 2018

After spending some hours walking the archaeological site we were in need of refreshments. It was a warm day and we had long exhausted our bottled water. This place and adjoining outlets were crowded, chances of getting a snack were zero in the time available...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed March 5, 2018

I went there with my wife and daughter a few days ago after visiting the museum. We had one of our best meals in the area of Ancient Olympia. Highly recommended.

1  Thank alkis12
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

It was slightly wet so,I,had to get a hoodie from the shop next to restaurant very nice well priced ,now the restaurant excellent service fabulous greek food, very well priced, souvlaki wow i loved it , see the ruins but eat there,

Thank John S
Reviewed October 21, 2017

There is not much to the town of Olympia - mainly tourist shops and restaurants. Taverna Ambrosia is near the exit of the archaeological site and is a good place to relax in the sun with a beer and some food for lunch. The building...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed September 27, 2017

After walking around Ancient Olympia you get hungry and thirsty, this restaurant is there to help you. The food was good, a wide variety, fast service, clean, sensibly priced and a nice atmosphere.

Thank KivX
Reviewed August 13, 2017

As someone else said, don't get conned in to going here by your tour guide. Yes, it is very close to Olympia, but there are many other paces to eat a very short stroll along the road. Found the menu to be very small, and...More

Thank Helliekins
CHARIS S, Διευθυντής at Taverna Ambrosia, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018

We are really sorry.Our menu has about 9 different vegeterian choices.We are always trying to provide our best services!

Reviewed July 31, 2017

This past June I took some students overseas. Olympia was one of our wonderful stops. The shaded area for dinning was so nice; birds were flying everywhere. It was sort of entertaining for the students. The food was wonderful. All of my picky students were...More

1  Thank Courtney M
Reviewed June 28, 2017

It was very nice to relex in the shade after visiting the Olympia site.The service was good and the food for our lunch was tastful. Althrough it was very crowded, we we served very well.

Thank YvonJan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $14
Brunch, Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  West Greece  >  Elis Region  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +30 2624 023414
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The restaurant AMBROSIA GARDEN is located near the entrance of the new ARCHAELOGICAL museum of OLYMPIA.Is situated in an ideal enviroment where nature meets history and culture.In its pleasant surroundings you will enjoy delicious dishes from traditional recipes - all prepared with fresh ingredients that will surely take you to unique higs in culinary pleasure.You may experience the taste and the aroma of fresh produce straight from the Olympic land.Cool and fresh vegetables,virgin olive oil,olives and various varieties of cheese,honey and fine local wines-all make for an unforgetable gastronomic journey.Come taste and experience unique culinary creations rooted in antiquity -still based on tradition-all authentic and good quality.
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