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Ideal Restaurant

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Tsilivi 29100, Greece
+30 2695 063243
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wonderful meal. Lovely welcome by Demetrius and his staff. We had a meal there last year and so glad we went again. The food was delicious many thanks to Auntie. Orange cake and ice cream was yummy xx

1 Thank Janet B
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here twice in our week stay, and the food really is as good as zante as to offer, traditional greek menu also fresh sea food. Very friendly family run restaurant and can say a friend for life in Dimitris . See you again soon from the beautiful couple 😊

Thank Ricky W
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Always go & visit Dimitri at the Ideal restaurant in Tsilivi.He always remembers us & makes us feel very welcome.The food is always amazing.There Lamb Kleftico is the best I've ever tasted in Greece & the carraf of house white wine is delicious.He always gives you a free desert to top of a lovely meal.Thankyou Dimitri & we have already... More 

1 Thank jjgb1
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful menu & helpful english speaking staff to describe & explain anything on the menu you dont understand or are curious as to what something is. Good prices and generous portions.

1 Thank lhm16a3
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172 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our favorite restaurant on our holiday and we went 3 times in a week as everything was fantastic. Owner Dimitri is very friendly and welcoming. Food is fresh, good value and a good portion size. It wasn't just the food that made us return but the welcome and service from the owner and other staff. We noticed lots... More 

2 Thank Uk12345uk
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Alan the proprieter came to the beech promoting his family restaurant as we had made plans for that night we went the following night. The service and hospitality were second to none the food arrived nice, hot and plenty full a few of us had the steak with peppercorn sauce which was huge ( I should have taken a photo)... More 

2 Thank janehoop
Dartford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Lovely place and food. The portions are huge. Very accommodating for larger groups. Had a lovely time in here.

2 Thank LCC8695
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed January 7, 2017

This is a family run restaurant and Dimitris is a great guy who looks after all the customers,nothing is to much trouble,the food is great with more than adequate portions,will definitely be returning.

1 Thank Stephen L
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136 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017

The place is really nice. People are really friendly and the food is just great. Super fresh and nicely done. We ate there only once, but will make sure to stop there the next time we are in Tsilivi.

Thank Mmm18
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Always make time to go to this restaurant when on holiday. Lovely fresh food and a very welcoming and attentive owner. Always get a free dessert or started. Good quality and good value.

1 Thank sandbag68

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, International, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tsilivi 29100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Zakynthos  >  Tsilivi
  • Phone Number: +30 2695 063243
Ideal Restaurant is located in the centre of Tsilivi approx. 300-400m from the beach. We are a family run restaurant serving good quality fresh food.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?