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Mama Thira Tavern

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Firostefani 987 | on the hill, Firostefani 847 00, Greece
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+30 2286 022189
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United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is tasty enough and you can enjoy nice views and ambiance while eating. Bit overpriced though for what it is.

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Thank Katarina B
Amsterdam
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016

The food at Mama Thira Tavern was so, so good. Look at that salad! It has a whole chunk of feta on top! The decor was delightfully kitsch and the view was stunning (as always, in Firostefani). Fantastic service, everything was awesome. You should definitely eat there.

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Thank Rebecca W
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

Location: Right on the path to Firostefani from Fira. Offers rooftop seating, and two levels of indoor dining. The roof was definitely the more popular choice but make sure to check out the interior of the place. It's decorated like someone's cozy house, with a lot of knick-knacks everywhere. Service: good. I spotted another table enjoying a mixed grilled plate,... More 

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

Mama Thira Tavern in Firostefani was my favorite dinner spot in all of Santorini. I was on the island for just over a week and I chose to have dinner here multiple times. As a solo diner who likes to have a longer meal, I usually went on the early side around 4:30pm - 6:30pm and never had a problem... More 

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Thank Sara V
Seattle
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45 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

Our hotel also recommended this restaurant and we are glad they did. Such a cozy and friendly atmosphere. Good food and wine (house wine). Very attentive staff. Located at one end of Firostefani on the way to Fira alone the main walkway. They have an upstairs dining area with panoramic views. Not expensive like some of the restaurants in Fira... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

We ate dinner here one evening and sat on the outside terrace for the sunset views. Nice to sit up higher than the walking path to get a slightly longer sunset, and were impressed with the friendliness and attention from our waiter. My partner speaks mandarin and our waiter did a good job of displaying his language skills. My Lobster... More 

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Thank Doug B
Kent, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

Love this place everything was perfect, great staff, great food, great looking restaurant and great views love it all, we had 8 nightsvin Santorini and too find everything we wanted was really hard but we found it here. 10 out of 10. LOVED IT

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Thank india w
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We stumbled across this place on a midday walk and decided to stop in for lunch. We sat inside at a corner table that had breath-taking views from the large open windows. We split 3 appetizers which all just happened to be vegetarian (to my delight!) There were grilled veggies (okay), tomato balls (the best I had on the island),... More 

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Thank Allison N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

We have been in Santorini for the last 7 days and had 3 evening meals in mama thira all of which were excellent. Great value, very friendly staff and most of all superb food. Happy to have been the last customers of the season in the restaurant tonight. Strongly recommended to other visitors to santorini.

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Thank Kevin B
isle of wight
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

This restaurant was very friendly and served up very tastey and good quality food. Average price with a nice atmosphere. Service was attentive and good :-)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Firostefani 987 | on the hill, Firostefani 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Firostefani
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 022189

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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