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Kalkanis Restaurant 1980

| Vathy, Vathy 28300, Greece
+30 2674 033233
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“lamb” (4 reviews)
“fish soup” (2 reviews)
“great food” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
| Vathy, Vathy 28300, Greece
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Reviewed June 29, 2016

Just go in and visit Telly at the grill and follow his advice for your meal. You will not regret it.

Thank jjh_dk
Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

If you need food then go here but if you would like a decent tasty meal try somewhere else. Compared to others it is definitely the worst restaurant we have been to. Don't get me wrong service was fine and food edible but not a...More

Thank Gini B
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Very good traditional food!!!! The best food in town...friendly staff. Nice location close to the port...............

Thank Szechely D
Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

Visited Kalkanis 3 times during our 2 weeks in Ithaca. The staff are very friendly and their menu and layout are very traditional Greek taverna. Kalkanis do excellent meat, and the owner will invite you to the kitchen to see what he has on offer...More

1  Thank 59gromit
Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

At first glance this taverna looks quite plain compared to the one just across from them, but their food is easily the best in Vathy. They have prepared meals of the day which you can view and masks they can do on the spot. As...More

Thank jge97
Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

We had dinner here one night during our stay in Vathi. Prompt and friendly service. Typical Greek cuisine at very affordable prices. €27 for two course meal for two and some local wine. The food is nothing special but tasted fine. The house threw in...More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed August 2, 2015

One of the greatest restaurants I've ever visited. The staff is very friendly, the prices of the dishes are competitive and the atmosphere is nice. I'd recommend!!!!

1  Thank John P
Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

The sort of restaurant where the staff are so friendly and the food so indifferent that you don't want to complain. Anyhow We won't be back.

1  Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed June 4, 2015

We loved this restaurant the owners were so friendly. We loved the fact they said forget the menu and come inside to the kitchen to choose. I had fresh sardines and they were fab. It was traditional and totally unpretentious. You know its a good...More

Thank MissLBNorthants_UK
Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

The lamp chops were sensational and the staff attentive and helpful. The. View of the Port is wonderful and the weather blinds provide respite from the wind. Would recommend

Thank KABSydney222
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Vathy, Vathy 28300, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Ithaca  >  Vathy
  • Phone Number: +30 2674 033233
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