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Dimitri's on the Water Greek Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups

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A Greek Seafood Steakhouse Tarpon Springs The most beautiful backdrops of all, Dimitri's on the Water Greek Seafood Steakhouse Tarpon Springs is serving a New Greek Experience!" Nestled centrally on the World Famous Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks, Dimitri's offers guests waterfront dining alongside the Anclote River near the mouth of the Gulf of Mexico. Award-winning Executive Chef Demetrios Salivaras was inspired and encouraged by his father, Andreas, and late mother, Rene Salivaras. Demetrios Salivaras purchased his Greek Seafood Steakhouse Tarpon Springs restaurant in 2009, and it is considered today, one of the premier dining establishments in Tarpon Springs, Florida. "Proper preparation prevents
$8 - $30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews lamb wrap salad lemon potatoes gyro chargrilled octopus catfish bread flaming cheese dolmades combination platter baklava crab cakes sponge docks our waiter anclote river an appetizer a late lunch
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Always wanted to try so we stopped in on a Saturday afternoon. We sat at the bar and ordered an appetizer. Service was so so, the lady bartender was a little scattered. However the app was excellent. Filo dough filled with artichoke very good. Nice...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank smiller560
Reviewed 2 days ago

After reading the reviews were we excited to eat here. We arrived early which was good since many tourists must have read the same reviews. We ordered gyro sandwiches without onion and of course they came with onion...so we sent them back. When they returned...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AnnTed4
Reviewed 3 days ago

We LOVED our seafood dinners at Dimitri's. Our waiter took time with us and shared some personal information and made our visit feel very real and unhurried. Fantastic seafood. Also we met George, a blue heron who stood vigil near our table waiting for fishy...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JMSPainter
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you've been to a real taverna in Greece, you will feel comfortable here. On the water by the sponge docks, with cozy tables and very helpful, thoughtful and enjoyable wait staff. Local families often enjoying dinner. Check out the fresh fish on ice next...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jay W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We shared a large Dimitri’s salad and it was the best Greek salad I have ever had! But, being first time visitors we did not know that the portions are huge! As good as the salad was, we only ate about 2/3 of the dish...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jim C
Reviewed 5 days ago

It such a nice place to go and eat with your family and friends. We enjoyed the view and food very much there.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mwildshadow
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Will start with the positive, the service was great. One of the 4 meals was a chicken pasta that was enjoyed. The gyro and the lamb wrap were both dry and lacking flavor. The cleanliness of the restaurant was terrible. The back wall of windows...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Slednecks7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic service, reasonable prices and on the water! We love this place the lemon soup and the pork slavaki are amazing! A must go!!!!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mom624
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is an excellent reason to visit this part of Florida. Tarpon Springs was founded by Greek sponge divers and it is a cute little town on the water. I LOVE Greek food, and the atmosphere is as fun and friendly as you would...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CAtraveler44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food her is very traditional with a wide variety of menu options. Service was spot on and prices reasonable. Go hungry.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Anne F
June 4, 2018|
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Response from 71trisham | Reviewed this property |
They have a full bar available.
March 8, 2017|
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Response from BorninFlorida | Reviewed this property |
They have salads
Rison W
May 15, 2016|
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Response from Lila T | Reviewed this property |
The price was good. A little less than some other restaurants. reasonable
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