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Taverna Kostas

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Pythagora 62 | Old Town Rhodes, Rhodes Town, Greece
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Guadalajara, Mexico
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Kostas himself cooked and served for us. He recommended the fish of the day, the superfresh seabass which didn't disapoint. Preceeded by the usual greek apetisers, the tsatsiki, the taramo salata, deepfried calamari, grilled squidd, fresh garlic bread and eggplant salad. All of it was yummy.

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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

OK, you have to look for this restaurant, it is a little out of the range of the tourist traps; indeed, the "older" man comes with his smile, the interior is very simple, but clean and lean. Enjoy the ouzo. The food is fresh, honest. Today he was "alone", so he serves, he cooks because his son is in the... More 

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Skanderborg, Denmark
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a truely greek family taverna with 40 years of experience. Fantastic food and fantastic service, had a very nice experience with the hole family, 13 persons all in all. High recommendation for this great place.

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Thank hgo1505
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The place is rustic and nice atmosphere. The staff is very friendly and the food is really tasty. The price is average.

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Thank André F
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We order squid within feta cheese, fresh fish and mushroom. This is the best sea food we had in Rhodes. Very recommend.

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Thank yating0513
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

A little gem found purely by accident, plus a search for the best moussaka on Rhodes, we were not disappointed. I will start out by saying this is a small restaurant, turn up early or even better book a table, several people were either turned away or asked to return later whilst we were there. It didn't disappoint with regard... More 

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Thank Beardy Nigel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

A great place for greek food, a bit off the Main street. The waiter was very nice and the food was great. A nice change from the touristtraps in the centre.

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Thank Jostein M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We went to this restaurant based on recommendation from local person. Food was good, as well as service. However we like more some other restaurants, due to that fact I rate this restaurant as "Very good".

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Thank Denis L
Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Fantastic starters of tziki, bread and feta with honey and sesame. Nice mains of stuffed squid and sausage with peppers and onions, and a huge slab of baklava to share - the bill was also very pleasant at less than 50 euro for 2 including tip.

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Klaipeda, Lithuania
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We went to eat lunch at Kostas, the owner was the waiter, chef and the manager. The food was really good, the atmosphere was silent and nice, no need for WiFi, it was like enjoying a meal in an authentic Greek tavern, really worth going , if you enjoy local chef dishes. We wish it stays the same as it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pythagora 62 | Old Town Rhodes, Rhodes Town, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Rhodes Town

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