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Captain Nikolas Taverna


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

Food and ambience

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

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews fresh fish seafood octopus red snapper prawns spaghetti greek salad taramasalata fish tavern nice view overlooking the sea beautiful sunset quiet location great dishes watch the sunset excellent food and service great dinner
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

We felt this place rests on its laurels. It was better on our first visit than on the second. Food quite good but not the best in the Greek Islands. Perhaps more competition would help! Lots of cats (I like cats but here there were...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Soleboy
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Great dishes and tastes...., very good prices, excellent and very courteous service, what more can you ask for???

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tasos E
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation for good seafood and to be honest was a bit disappointed. Location is great and you certainly can eat watching the sunset, however I think there are better places. For mains i had seafood spaghetti, wife octopus with fava (from...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nutmunch
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Bad bad choice... ordered a calamari but got the whole freakin squid ugh could not eat it.... tough as old boots Staff took it back and gave me eggplant..... by then I was past eating and disappointed

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Susannah M
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Recommended from our island hotel, a good location with sea views, plenty of space, good food & well served. Good enough for us to return for a second evening in our short time on koufonissi. For our second visit they also had a wedding party,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stubbersfield
Reviewed September 10, 2018

All we can say about Captain Nikolas’ Taverna is that it was a huge disappointment. Hugely understaffed and those who were serving completely untrained and borderline rude. Having asked what fish was good - we were told ‘Go look’. Charming. We won’t be back -...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CaptainHKSN
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

It’s a fish restaurant and the first you learn while talking to the owner is that there is no tsipura in the sea here. We ate a red snapper, from the catch of the day, and it was delicious. The view is amazing, and the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Meri4ka
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

I went with my boyfriend and another couple to this restaurant. I’ve been here a few times. It’s a beautiful island and this restaurant is one of the reasons why I like it so much. Freshly caught lobster and fish, delicious tomato balls, fresh crisp...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank curiouscanaan
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Obviously a popular dining venue in Koufinisi, as it was already crowded when we arrived on a Friday night. It was understaffed for the number of diners. Staff were a mixed bag. Some professional and courteous, others less so. None were overly friendly. Fish was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PatrickMcCarroll
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We have been looking at this restaurant every day and it was almost full so we decided to try it today. The food was ok nothing special, the fish was very nice and fresh. The staff are very polite and over all it is a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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