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Restaurant Elysse

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113 Paleologou, Sparta 231 00, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

Nice and proper flavor of Greek cuisine. Perfect kotosoupa. We had been there for second time and were happy of finding this place of same conditions.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We had decided to try a restaurant outside of our hotel in Sparta, judging from the restaurant's popularity at lunch we thought about having dinner there. When we arrived at 8pm (normal Greek dinner time) it was empty except from the owner and there didn't appear to be kitchen staff. I ordered a Pastitso which was really salty and appeared... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

Funny and authentic reataurant in Sparta. We had 2 local dishes which were quit nice but also very filling. Extremely authentic ambiance. Great experience.

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Durham, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Lunch at Elysse in downtown Sparta after visiting Byzantine Mystras was a delicious, filling meal. I had a wonderful chicken dish with caramelized onions and feta (and potatoes); husband had lamb with orzo. While our lunch was a planned event for about 25 people, the elderly gentleman who owns the place came around to take our orders individually. He told... More 

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Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Real Greek food! The owner's specialty is a pork/potato/eggplant specialty from a French recipe based on Spartan history. Words cannot do justice to the unbelievable, incredible taste of the ingredients! I have never had such tender, tasty melt in your mouth pork combined with perfect potatoes and eggplant that I just can't describe, it was that sublime. We invited the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

Inexpensive and excellent tavern, wheter for meat or vegetables. Staff is nice and speaks a wonderful english (which in Sparta is not as common as in the rest of Greece)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2010

Don't get we wrong, I love Greek food but after a while it all gets a bit "samey". You can only eat so much Greek Salad and Klefitiko.....so it was a real pleasutre to find this place. It's on the main street on the left about 200 metres from the statue of Leonidas of the 300 fame. The have several... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Paleologou, Sparta 231 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Peloponnese  >  Laconia Region  >  Sparta

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?