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Katoi sto Smardakito

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Smardakito 842 00, Greece
+30 2283 051706
19:00 - 00:00
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Rome, Italy
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We were expecting to taste extra-ordinary food, but that didn't happen. The food was very good but not up to the expectations created. Definately worth the visit for the village and the atmosphere but first make sure you book.

Thank mikrokellaki
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We visited Katoi in Smardakito, after having heard that it is a really good traditional restaurant... Not the case though! The service was awful, we had to wait for 15 minutes, standing, just to see the head waiter along with another waiter arranging the evening reservations! After we finally managed to sit on a table, we had to wait another... More 

Thank George S
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Traditional Greek dishes with the elegant touch of the chef that make them perfect. Roasted lamb in wine sauce, chicken with Greek pasta, rabbit stew are few of its specialties. Grilled plates are also very good!! The location is one of the best on the island

Thank Vassiliki F
Athens, Greece
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

We visited the place twice. As most reviewers state the food was wonderful, feeling homemade, smartly flavoured with local herbes (origano and tarragon, cardamon etc - I can't name them all in english), and nicely combining vegetables with local cheese (like eggplants in baked local cheeses). That was indeed the case, the first time. As we stayed on the island... More 

Thank Maria T
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Although, Tinos is full of good restaurants offering a great variety of food, Katoi is a place that should be in your "to do" list. A lovely, traditional spot in the small village of Smardakito (not far from town). Delicious food, cooked with local products, excellent and polite service. Excellent! Note that restaurant opens at night (around 20:00) not available... More 

Thank Christina D
Johannesburg, South Africa
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This was a fantastic combination of homemade fresh food and amazing location. The village square is surrounded by a natural fountain, a beautiful church with a gorgeous palm tree and all in freshly painted white color! Food is fresh and there is a large variety of local recipes and produce. And the service was also great especially considering how big... More 

Thank Pin73_11
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Everything we tried was delicious at very good prices! All the staff was extremely polite, friendly and helpful and eager to suggest their best dishes even though the place was quite busy. The scenery is also fantastic! Don t miss it!!!

Thank Stella K
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

A memorable village and meal. The road to the restaurant is lined with pink and white oleander plants. The restaurant is next to the church and you are being greeted by the villages in a way that you feel welcome. We loved the tranquility of the place and when the food arrived we totally surrended. Genuin Greek food with a... More 

Thank jaka301
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223 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

I have been coming to this place for decades and things are probably improved with age. You can call them and use English to book (necessary in August but less likely the rest of the year) and they are not open at lunch. The food is honest and good Greek cooking - better than average. The setting is sublime with... More 

Thank johnsuggestions
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

You 'll have to walk some steps down and pass through the village to find this lovely tavern near a catholic church and the village's springs. Kids can play in front of the church so be sure to ask a table with a view to the open space in order to have a contact with the little ones. Very nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Kids
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smardakito 842 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Tinos  >  Smardakito
  • Phone Number: +30 2283 051706

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