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Taverna Mike

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Ethelonton Paleon Polemiston | Lambi, Kos Town 85300, Greece
+30 2242 022865
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited mikes as it was quite close to the hotel we were in, and ended up thoroughly enjoying our meal. Quirky interior, great staff and the food was not only great but the fastest service we've ever come across! Mike was very hospitable and really helpful when it came to explaining and recommending dishes. We'd definitely recommend the moussaka and... More 

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Thank stevo1892
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed August 20, 2016

We stumbled upon Mike's one scorching lunch time. It kinda looked like a hippy shack, loads of plants, some sort of 'Go Green' t-shirt and relaxed atmosphere. Ordered a beer and perused the menu with no intention of eating, ended up with the sharing platter full of never-before-eaten tasty things. Mike himself served us and as he could see we... More 

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Thank LLaauurraah
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Mike, Gina and Eddie make you feel welcome from the moment you step inside. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. i would recommend this restaurant to everyone.

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Thank Sharon R
West Midlands
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2016

After reading so many great reviews, we thought we'd give this Taverna a go as it was only minutes from our hotel. To be fair, we had light lunch of Tuna salad and Tzatiki and a couple of cold drinks. However, Mike took our order and then told us that for next time, they do some really good Greek food,... More 

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Thank Kbworcs
2 reviews
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Forget what you have eaten before in Greece. We have been around for the last since 1989 on different places.Here you get the traditional plates in the original Greek way. Mike has been running this place for with his wife Gina 34 years!! In high season your kindly adviced to book a table in front or you'll simply might have... More 

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Thank Hugo T
Manchester
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Walked past this Taverna for few nights until our last night. What a mistake we should have gone there the 2nd night or when I had enough of AI. Compared to some places on the harbour this place blows them clean away. The flavours reminded me of classic Greek dishes and were simply amazing not bland attempts at them in... More 

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Thank Pete O
Stratford-upon-Avon
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 8, 2016

A really enjoyable place. Great food, lovely welcome. A chance to learn a few Greek phrases helpfully displayed around the restaurant...and some delicious home-made products courtesy Gina, Mrs Mike I presume!

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Thank MrsS_9
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2016

friendly atmosphere and great food.If you do not know what something on the menu is they will gladly explain it all.

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Thank stressbuster01
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place close to where we were staying. Most places have someone trying to pull you in off the street but not here. Lovely food and people.. Had a lovely traditional Greek feel. Large selection on the menu and images to show exactly what you will get. I highly recommend this Taverna and if in Kos again I will return... More 

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Thank Joe H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We went there regarding the good feedback from tripadvisor, we couldn't be more delighted with a service and the food. Absolutely 5 stars.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $17
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ethelonton Paleon Polemiston | Lambi, Kos Town 85300, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2242 022865

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?