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Elpida Cafe

Gialos 85600, Greece
+30 2246 071032
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice cream” (2 reviews)
“greek coffee” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Greek, Mediterranean
Gialos 85600, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely traditional greek cafe with gorgeous view of Symi. Excellent, friendly service, home cooked meze and selection of drinks. Spinage pie to die for... definitely give the place a look.

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This small cafe is one of the best.Serves ouzo,suma,drinks,cokteils,meze and handmade sweets. Its worth to visit believe me. Staff is very friendly and welcoming. Prices are very low and the environment perfect. Its a nice place to see people go by and the beautiful view...More

Thank Dora X
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

No obvious signage but it's near where the boat from Rhodes docks, offers good home made pie (the cheese pie was good), home made cakes and hot/cold drinks and free wifi.

1  Thank Jerseybean26
Reviewed 22 December 2016

You can enjoy very early morning greek coffee (or tea), breakfast, home made cakes in front of the marina. Very small, very greek, open all day. Dont't miss the music nights during some great summer evenings.

Thank michkmich
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Lovely small café bar, great view, great coffee and lovely homemade cakes, service is friendly and the atmosphere is relaxing.

Thank Moir
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Elpida kafe is the picture of Greek tradition , Greek coffee , ouzo mezedes and beer ! What you like is escorted by Greek hospitality ! By the way all desserts are home mans by the boss !! The wife of course ! It's a...More

Thank anitaprod
Reviewed 4 August 2016

After a long walk in the hot sun we welcomed this café to stop and have a cool drink.I decided to try a frappe which seems popular in Greece.I loved it. The staff don't hurry you and it is the ideal spot,just near the ferry...More

Thank Julene M
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Most likely, you will reach Symi port early morning. What you need is a coffee, a soft drink, snacks, sweets, ice cream and all together! Yeap, why not! Or you may join at evening for a drink, watching the sunset. This cafe has the best...More

Thank Nikos A
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Start by watching the boats coming in for the evening about 4pm onwards, maybe later int he summer, and end up staying till late in the evening, This is the place to sit and watch the world go by with good company and affordable prices.

Thank LisaEmms
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I simply loved this authentic cafeneon. The food and drinks are GREAT. I loved the Mythos beer. It is located on the North side of the harbour very close to the clock. I love their Ness cafe. Elpida is the nicest person you would want...More

Thank TheGrillingGreek
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Breakfast, Drinks
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Gialos 85600, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Symi  >  Gialos
  • Phone Number: +30 2246 071032
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