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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Mediterranean, Greek
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We returned to Melissa’s for our final night as it was the best place we found to eat on Folegandros- wonderful setting in the square- great for watching the world go by! - with a wonderfully bubbly and helpful waitress, who gave plenty of explanation...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JonathanSymonds
Reviewed September 23, 2018

The waiting staff were incredible disorganised and seemed to be overseen by a surly woman who sat on a chair outside the restaurant (the owner?). The only thing she seemed concerned about was if people in another restaurant dared to lean on one of her...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JudithP7591
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location, exquisitely peaceful in spite of the very animated life around the piazza. Service was particularly attentive kind and swift - quite opposite from the main piazza place which is quite messy. The lamb massada (or eas it goat ?) was absoluteky delicious and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank joao_ana
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

It is located in busy square in Hora of Folegabdros. Friendly waiters but the food very mediocare, the stake we could not eat. Sime of the food was tasty but much below par.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Panathinaikos-13
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Go there. Now. Good service, nice plaza (which hosts also two other restaurants, one of which you shouldn't even consider). Check the chair colors, they indicate which tables belong to which restaurant. Food is excellent, service is good. Chicken in mustard sauce is lovely. Their...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank arzka
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We ate 'matsata lamp' and 'kontosouvli chicken' and was very good. We ordered melissa salat, one cold dish (i dont remember the name of the food) and one mamos beer.we paid for 2 persons 45 euro. The quality of the dishes was quiet good and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Konstantinoschr
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great choice for our last night. Local dish matsata is a must. Melissa salad is also a top tip. Cosy busy place, happy that I've been here

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ioannou1976
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Not a bad choice for traditional dishes in the centre of chora. Relatively expensive but good quality

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank grigoran1986
Reviewed July 13, 2018

it was very nice that we made the effort for a short visit to Folegandros the island offers a lot mor than Sikinos but not on the beaches. we managed to find time for a very fine lunch at Melissa at a nice spot, and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Gert D
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here in June and enjoyed it. The staff were lovely and looked after us well explaining the menu, offering recommendations and checking in to make sure we enjoyed it all. We had lamb, chicken skewers, zucchini balls and the best honey and...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Liv B
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