We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“An unacceptable disaster!”
Review of Taverna Amore Mio

Taverna Amore Mio
Ranked #73 of 148 Restaurants in Naxos Town
Price range: $12 - $63
Cuisines: Italian
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Scenic view
Dining options: Late Night
Paris, France
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“An unacceptable disaster!”
Reviewed August 27, 2011

We went two times at Amore Mio this year. The first time was so and so. The horiatiki (the so-called "greek salad') was really untasty with some olives decorating the plate. Two of us ordered spaghetti "all'arrabiata" the sauce of which is made with olive oil, garlic and hot pepper. They still are waiting for the effect of the hot peppers...We gave a second chance to Amore Mio to retrieve a bit of our consideration. This time was a real disaster. As a starter, we ordered bruschette ( a toasted slice of bread with olive oil and garlic) which should have been coverd with olive paste. We had bruschette with olives cut into thin slices...This was only a beginning. Then we ordered a "chef salad". What a surprise when we found four olive stones hidden in the salad leaves. We are still wondering whether these stones transited through the mouth of someone else. Was that a speciality of the chef? On this occasion and for the second time, we ordered spaghetti "all'arrabiata" and once again we are still waiting (two weeks after our visit to Amore Mio) the effect of the hot peppers. And now, last but not least, because it is emblematic of a lack of correction and consideration towards the customer, we will shortly describe what happened with the fusilli "pratinfiore" the sauce of which, according to the menu, was supposed to contain asparagus. To our surprise, the latter was substituted with...broccoli. In conclusion, we would like the staff of Amore Mio to change its way of thinking and to give up with the idea that customers are only good to be spoiled. The dishes which are presented in the plates must stick to what is described in the menu and if ingredients are missing it is imperative to omit the corresponding dishes from the menu.

Visited August 2011
1 Thank Lily187147
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

105 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Oslo, Norway
Level 4 Contributor
37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Average food, lousy service”
Reviewed July 9, 2011

We have been visiting this italian restaurant for many years, each year with new staff. The food is a good alternative to greek food, but most of the waiters have no knowledge about service. One waiter told us he could not recommend any wine because he did not like wine!!? Their own house-wine is of low quality, ask for bottled wine. The pasta dishes are mostly good, as well as their pizzas.

  • Visited July 2011
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
1 Thank Christian022011
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Taverna Amore Mio also viewed

Naxos Town, Naxos

Been to Taverna Amore Mio? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing