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Taverna Venetsanos

Kato Koufonissi, Greece
+30 2285 074074
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible19%
Travelers talk about
“white fish” (2 reviews)
“miso soup” (2 reviews)
“small island” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Kato Koufonissi, Greece
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

unexpected! teh taverna is great, full of colors and feelings, very friendly and charming, a really surprise after full-of-people koufounissi's beaches and tavernas or bars. the food not so great - as-homemade, but by a grandmother - but let's go! at last, a wonderfull place!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank FilippoF1356
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Yes this is not a fancy restaurant or the Greek taverna as we all know it . It is in a small island with no permanent residents and no electricity. We were though nicely surprised by these boho , relaxing places. We ate fish and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Mousoudi
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This taverna is the worst place on Earth. The fishsoup and the fish was rotten. This place should have Been shut down.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Christin503715
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

One of those meals that came out of nowhere and land in retrospect as one of the best of 2017. Taverna Venetsanos is blissfully the only game in town on Kato Koufonissi and you wonder how you could get a good meal, logistics of supplies...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank MrMoreLight
Reviewed September 16, 2017

If you are on kato kofounissi and look at what you have around you cannot expect a fancy tavern on this island. Venetsanos is therefore a tavern in line with the spirit of kato. Service is not refined, with paper towels and you have to...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Maurizio G
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

The owner was welcoming and there was a decent variety of foods. However the kitchen was really dirty and dark; it did not look inviting at all. Still we decided to eat there. The fish soup was fine, however the other dishes we tried were...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank AndromedaF2
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

A very nice and cozy place to eat. Traditional dishes served by a family lived in this island. Prices are decent.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Αλέξανδρος Μ
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

This place ruins what could be a nice tranquil island experience. Do not think it is Greek authentic, it's nothing close to it. It's just a petty mean to steal tourists' money. And the boat that takes you to kato koufonissi has a deal with...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank magdaliana
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here one night. All the food we could eat, fabulous fish soup (2 whole fish grilled with vegetables and then you put it into your own soup) a mix of tasty starters and wine, all for less than 30 euros...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank Frostietheboarder
Reviewed September 8, 2016

The best food that I had throughout my time in Greece. Don't expect delicately presented dishes and a surgically clean dining room. But if you want delicious food packed with flavour, in a rustic location then this is the one. The staff were really friendly,...More

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank Joe K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kato Koufonissi, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Koufonissi
  • Phone Number: +30 2285 074074
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