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Rose Garden Taverna


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$14 - US$29
Mediterranean, Greek
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews stifado stuffed tomatoes cake meatballs fresh fish tzatziki briam sardines pork cheese pie pudding her husband home made ate here town quay place to eat lovely touch
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Near town quay. Excellent menu, delicious food especially fish and friendly service. A must for food toùrists.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We went there as they have a lot recomendations. The food was bellow average. We ordered a big fish as per chefs recomendation. It was dry, not tasty and greatly overpriced. We pointed out about the problem , the answer was " it happens" ....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank IziF
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A quiet and very pleasant taverna on the square in Vathy. Family run, unpretentious and wholesome. They also run the excellent supermarket next door. Both well worth a visit for strightforward Greek food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank clive b
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We were 5 friends and we wanted to eat good fish but we got a very bad overcooked fish! We got a recommendation from the waiter to eat a very big one. In a size of 2 kilo. The fish was dry and hard. A...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Nirpele
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Have been coming to Meganisi for over 10 years and have sampled tavernas all over the island but The Rose Garden has always been one of our favourite eating places. The food is always good with an ever-changing specials board but the real gems are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nicholas V
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We recently spent 2 weeks in Vathy and ate here almost every other night. The position might not be as pleasing as Stavos or O Passos but I think the food is even better (taking nothing away from the other 2 which were both very...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Phil W
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

The family who owns this taverna also manages a supermarket next to it . Their warmth and friendliness was unmatched for us on the island . We had dinner there several times and shopped there frequently too . If you do not find what you...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank elisabethle
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

After a few poor meals on the waterside restaurants we found this lovely place. We ate here tnumerous times as it was slightly away from the charter boats and the hustle and bustle. Felt a more relaxed place to eat particularly for people actually holidaying...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Debra M
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This little taverna is a must! Run by Effi, her husband and brother. The food is just amazing and authentic; we visited three times this holiday, once for breakfast and twice for dinner. We have a long list of favourites here, but in particular their...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Roving263555
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Popped in on recommendation and very pleasantly surprised. Chose the fish and it was cooked beautifully. Great owners and had a fantastic entertaining evening.

Date of visit: September 2018
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17 April 2017|
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Response from Zzz K | Reviewed this property |
Any small islands in Greece or neighbouring countries, I would advise taking cash. They are all safe place. More than our homes in the uk.
6 August 2015|
Response from Stephen P | Reviewed this property |
Restaurants & bars starting to close down, end of season round middle of October.
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