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Kalamaras Greek Taverna

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#475 of 18,974 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Founded in 1966 and hidden in a quiet mews off Queensway, we offer fantastic authentic Greek food with a warm welcome and friendly service. Over the years we have had many famous people regularly dine here including the Beatles, Peter Sellers and his friends, racing drivers Graham and Damon Hill, also many actors and actresses, such as Telly Savalas (Kojak), Faye Dunaway, Irene Pappas, Mick Jagger and many other well-known names of the 60’s, 70’s and the present day. But it is not just the stars; many people have always loved dining here: members of the local, international and Greek Bayswater communities, as well as students and tourists who visit London. They all like the friendly and informal
US$26 - US$37
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Grill
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews moussaka greek salad baklava octopus sea bass seafood chicken bread bayswater tube station quiet mews cover charge close to our hotel main course food was amazing recommend this restaurant a great evening saturday evening
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Reviewed yesterday

I popped into this restaurant with my partner late on a Sunday evening and although the kitchen was essentially shut they still were very happy to seat us. The welcome was excellent and George was enthusiastic and attentive. The vegan options were varied and they...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank GJCinLDN
Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I had the most amazing food here, George and Eri are the perfect hosts, we will definitely be going back again and again...highly recommend...finished the night with a coffee and Troodos Brandy 🤗

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Wendyfromwigan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant may be difficult to spot if you don’t know it’s there, in a side street. Luckily we were given a leaflet out in the street. We were warmly welcomed, and chose a mezze menu for two at 36 pounds. This included a good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Heidi A
Reviewed 2 days ago

This Greek restaurant is almost tucked away from Queensway. Nice atmosphere, in a spacious dining area. I visited "Kalamaras Greek Taverna" on a Friday evening. I had the special of the day, grilled lamb with a mix of potatoes and salad; the dish was made...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lormiuk
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful back alley restaurant with plenty of charm backed up by quality food. George our waiter had a magnanimous personality that set the tone for the night and left us with a smile on our face and contented bellies!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Brent C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great value for money, super fresh and tasty greek food - the guy that serves the tables is the best! Loved it and will definetely come back x

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AuraCS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend found this place just by walking from the hotel (central park hotel) to bayswater tube station everyday and we thought the menu looked nice so we have it ago. We were not disappointed. We were greeted by a friendly gentleman ,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 0907gee90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit here. The food was very good and the service is excellent. We are definitely returning!

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank bluecat1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found by accident and went to eat alone here while travelling for work - usually hate eating alone but was made very welcome and ended up having a great meal and a great welcome from the staff (Lina?) talking about my love of Crete -...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Martinck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very enjoyable meal and experience-very friendly Xmas good food. We were going to go ten pin bowling but ended up here.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Aquil5
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