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Taverna Ambrosia

Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
+30 2624 023414
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken” (2 reviews)
“gyros” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
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Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

It was slightly wet so,I,had to get a hoodie from the shop next to restaurant very nice well priced ,now the restaurant excellent service fabulous greek food, very well priced, souvlaki wow i loved it , see the ruins but eat there,

Thank John S
Reviewed 22 October 2017

There is not much to the town of Olympia - mainly tourist shops and restaurants. Taverna Ambrosia is near the exit of the archaeological site and is a good place to relax in the sun with a beer and some food for lunch. The building...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 27 September 2017

After walking around Ancient Olympia you get hungry and thirsty, this restaurant is there to help you. The food was good, a wide variety, fast service, clean, sensibly priced and a nice atmosphere.

Thank KivX
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

After my visit two years ago I was looking forward to have dinner again at Ambrosia Garden. It was totally worth it: the garden is very relaxed, not only because the exterior design but also thanks to the generous space between the tables. Evi and...More

Thank Diplopito
Reviewed 13 August 2017

As someone else said, don't get conned in to going here by your tour guide. Yes, it is very close to Olympia, but there are many other paces to eat a very short stroll along the road. Found the menu to be very small, and...More

Thank Helliekins
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This past June I took some students overseas. Olympia was one of our wonderful stops. The shaded area for dinning was so nice; birds were flying everywhere. It was sort of entertaining for the students. The food was wonderful. All of my picky students were...More

1  Thank Courtney M
Reviewed 28 June 2017

It was very nice to relex in the shade after visiting the Olympia site.The service was good and the food for our lunch was tastful. Althrough it was very crowded, we we served very well.

Thank YvonJan
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We loved the food, the service and of course the location. It's next to the archeological museum and every visitor could find it easily. The traditional food could be one of the best I have ever tried. This tavern is a great choice!!!!!

Thank John_Hoston00001
Reviewed 26 December 2016

A restaurant that can welcome a group of 30 students and their teachers without a reservation and serve them a delicious lunch without delay is worthy of an enthusiastic recommendation. Conveniently situated across a small stream from the Olympia Museum, the Ambrosia is the perfect...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Made a booking for this restaurant for a big group of university students. We were the only ones in the restaurant so for our group they had a set menu that we could choose from. There was a lot of variety for a small selection...More

Thank RachaelMildenhall
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
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09:00 - 12:00
09:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  West Greece  >  Elis Region  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +30 2624 023414
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