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Penelope Restaurant - CLOSED

Frikes harbour, Frikes 283 01, Greece
+30 2674 031005
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
1 Oct 2014
“Nice restaurant what happened?”
19 Sep 2014
“Beautifully presented food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Greek
Frikes harbour, Frikes 283 01, Greece
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Reviewed 1 October 2014

As it was our first night in Ithaca and the taxi driver had given us a Penelope card, and it was the first restaurant we decided it a try. It was really good, prices were okay, atmosphere was busy a great introduction to Frikes. A...More

Thank StGermansBarbara
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Couldn't fault the location right on the front overlooking this gorgeous little bay. We went twice and found the staff friendly and attentive. Lovely food.

Thank JanettenSteveE
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Even though the location was not perfect (due to the other restaurants nearby), all other things were impeccable.By far the best food we had in Ithaca! perfect service, large portions, exquisite flavors and good prices!!!!!!

1  Thank lolanikos
Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

The pretty pale turquoise and white chairs and tables sitting beside the intimate harbour of Frikes, lined with boats, attracted us after a mid afternoon swim in the impossibly azure clear waters nearby. The menu board also listed lobster risotto which was absolutely delicious. Sipping...More

Thank 16R25D
Reviewed 20 August 2014

I would have liked to have given a higher score but on the basis of our one visit it did not merit it. The food was probably good in comparison to other restaurants but it was not outstanding. We may have made a poor choice...More

1  Thank Seemakell
Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

We ate herbs in a non-typical plate and it was a nice surprise. The atmosphere was also very nice encouraging the visitor to drink a lot of ouzo.

Thank nikolopo
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Penelope is such a good location - right next to the water, looking at the lovely Frikes small port. The food is very good, the service excellent, friendly and efficient. We had a really good time.

Thank Liza70
Reviewed 21 July 2014

The restaurant is one of about four or five lined up side-by-side in the pretty harbour of Frikes which is a delightful place to eat lunch or dinner and to watch the world go by. From the point of view of atmosphere and view I...More

Thank Romulus66
Reviewed 22 June 2014

We age here several times during our holiday. Dimitris the head chef makes good use of local herbs, making the dishes more interesting than those in the other tavernas we tried. He has a real passion for cooking and was interesting to talk to. Service...More

1  Thank Barwickgreen
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Very average. Waiter too busy being 'friendly' and so getting food orders wrong. No attempt to make amends. Best avoided till it improves.

1  Thank wolsties
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Frikes harbour, Frikes 283 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Ithaca  >  Frikes
  • Phone Number: +30 2674 031005
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