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Il Gelso

Lardos Square, Lardos 851 09, Greece
+30 2244 044050
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (39 reviews)
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Lardos Square, Lardos 851 09, Greece
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Reviewed 24 August 2015

not bad pizzas and you can takeout too. attacked by wasps whilst eating but didn't seem to bother the owner too much. shame as it bothered the customers more!

Thank MrsM50
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Been here twice in July. Pizza is good, cruncy and thin, good variety of starters (tried prosciutto and melone, cheese platters with a rosemary focaccia and focaccia with cheese and garlic) all very good. Give a try to their pasta (tried tagliatelle with clams, very...More

2  Thank FR4NC3SC0_ba
Reviewed 15 July 2015

Had a lovely meal here - a pizza, pasta dish and salad with a glass of local wine. The restaurant has a great ambience and the food was delicious and not at all expensive. Thoroughly recommended.

1  Thank Maurice C
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Had our wedding reception here - what a wonderful place!!!! Beautiful setting, fantastic staff and Italian food to die for!!!!! Paola you did us proud x x

1  Thank sueward2015
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

We ate here based on other reviews and we had pizza. It wasn't the best pizza we've had but not the worst either, just a bit mediocre. The service was somewhat lacking after we had been served, with the waitress seemingly more interested in chatting...More

Thank AJRSalisbury
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Found this place by accident and what a great place to eat in Lardos. Fantastic wood fired fresh pizza and bread and peroni beer. The place looks like its father and daughter and they both where friendly and helpful If ever back in Rhodes I...More

2  Thank Eric M
Reviewed 31 May 2015

II Gelso is set on the Plattia in Lardos village the restaurant is divine! the old post office that once was is full of Greek charm of by gone times, just as delightful as the Italian owner who was kind enough to show us around...More

2  Thank 7750J
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Great Italian restaurant in the main square of Lardos village ! One of the best pizzas in Rhodes island ! Great personnel and courtyard ! Wonderful deserts ! Tiramisu is recommended !

2  Thank giannis180
Reviewed 1 October 2014

You know that if you go into a restaurant that's full of locals, chances are you going to be eating in the best place...... Well funnily enough that's what we found when visiting Lardos.....an Italian restaurant full of Italians eating and we enjoyed some of...More

Thank Ben G
Reviewed 11 September 2014 via mobile

We dined at valentinas opposite it and it was empty, we needed a quick meal the next night so decided to try it. We were pleasantly surprised, lots of pizzas to choose we had stagnani and a ham feta vege salad, both delicious, wine wasn't...More

Thank feijoa7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lardos Square, Lardos 851 09, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Lardos
  • Phone Number: +30 2244 044050
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