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Benikos Greek Gourmet Taverna

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Planos, Tsilivi 29100, Greece
+30 2695 044982
9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

We visited in Sept/October 2016 having first visited the previous year. We were greet like family and visited on 4 or 5 occasions this time. Very good value meals and loads of choices. Usually one of the busier restaurants in town which gives it a good atmosphere. Well worth a visit. You will find Nikos and Becky very welcoming. We... More 

Thank Bobbynupndown
March, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

we had a meal here for our last evening treat with a group of friends from our hotel. The service was great and the staff very friendly and welcoming. The menu was varied and all enjoyed the evening. The proprietor even gave us free drinks by way of a thank you and to celebrate the end of our holiday. Its... More 

Thank billyhunter14
London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Visited Benikos twice on my previous to Tsilvi as remembered how good the food was. The food did not disappoint. I had moussaka and my husband had beef Stefados with Greek potatoes. Delicious food. We even got free bread so mop up the source which they gave us free and also a liquor at the end of the meal which... More 

Thank thebluelady75
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

Lovely food had to try the fish and wasn't dissapointed , really great people who run this family business .well worth a try x

Thank Nettie D
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Went there 2 times in a week good service good food just spoilt by flies but nobodies fault nikos very welcoming bekie good for gossip

Thank Louise B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Ate here a couple of times and loved it. Staff were lovely and funny and very helpful. Food was really nice, plenty of it and not at all expensive. Lovely relaxed atmosphere you won't be disappointed.

Thank Sue C
Wibsey, null, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Just had a splendid Zante lamb, good food, good wine, good service, nice family, what more can you ask for.

Thank Denise J
Shepshed, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Welcome,thats how you feel on entering the taverna,first of all by being greeted by all the staff.Then you go to a made up table,proper table cloths & napkins.Then you feel like you have been invited into someones home for a meal[not as a paying guest]] . Then you are presented with a wonderful plate of food,then a surprising bill.Thank you... More 

Thank tony b
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

We had delicious Greek food here, served by friendly staff. The fish starters were excellent, and the main meals cooked well too. The red wine was perfectly drinkable.

Thank Chris B
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Amazing from start to finish great to have a superb selection of fish and meats and great starters the place was full which speaks volumes In a small to like this the service was second to none and Thankyou for making our holiday a perfect one xx

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $21
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Planos, Tsilivi 29100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Zakynthos  >  Tsilivi
  • Phone Number: +30 2695 044982

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