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“One of my imaginations”
Review of Ellis Restaurant

Ellis Restaurant
Ranked #57 of 189 Restaurants in Fira
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$59 - US$118
Cuisines: Diner, Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood
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Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Ellis Restaurant is an open-air terraces overlooking the big caldera of Santorini island,serving creative Mediterranean cuisine prepared with local products.One of the Best Mediterranean & Local Greek Cuisine in Fira Santorini.Enjoy the best creative cuisine in Santorini made by the best Chefs.The perfect choice for couples, groups, families or for those who desire a special dinner on the cliffs at the Caldera of Santorini.The old sea captain's house has been converted and renovated to a beautiful Restaurant with a big inside hall and 2 levels open-air terraces.Fresh Seafood by Santorinian and Greek recipes from typical local dishes, and wines of Santorini.
Reviewed 15 May 2014

One of the best afternoons I've lived in Greece with a fantastic sunset by a breathtaking view from the restaurant.Thanks to all the staff of Ellis for the best times in this place.Everything was perfect.

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6  Thank Kalamatas K
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Reviewed 14 May 2014

"Fira" is the capital of the island.It is built on Cycladic architecture.The volcano’s view from the Ellis restaurant and it is magnificent. A walking in the narrow streets and a cup of coffee in an open-air cafe, are some things you will remember forever the food Elli's chef made for us.

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10  Thank SAVAS S
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Reviewed 19 April 2014

We were walking into Fira from the south, were hungry, and saw the signs for the restaurant. It was our first day on the island so we didn't know Ellis wasn't where the "action" is. All we saw was this place with a spectacular view and plenty of open tables to sit and enjoy it. The menu was standard greek tourist fare and I was assuming the kitchen would just be phoning it in-the location is going to ensure they'll always have business no matter what they put out. We were so thrilled that everything we ordered was well prepared-especially the moussaka. Our waiter's English was not as good as at most restaurants we visited, but he could not have been more pleasant and caring. i recommend making Ellis one of your stops.

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11  Thank Dallasite1
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Reviewed 17 April 2014

Awesome highlights of our 4-night Santorini visit were our TWO dinner experiences at Ellis Restaurant. In addition to having a stunningly beautiful sunset view of the caldera -- with multiple outdoor patios -- the restaurant's interior was simultaneously simple and dramatic. Since the island's busy season hadn't quite started, we had the pleasure of getting to know our hosts, who treated us like queens. Chef Kyriakos Tselios and his lovely wife joined us after dinner, and he told us about his and his brother's experiences starting their restaurants and learning their mother's and father's AMAZING traditional recipes (the moussaka and tzatziki were to die for!). We had such a fabulous time that we went back for our last night with a great couple from our hotel -- they had ALSO eaten there at least one other night.

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9  Thank TravelinEm1
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Reviewed 14 April 2014

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel and was only two minutes away so we thought we would give it a try on our first night.
We like it so much that we went back twice more during our weeks stay.
The service is great and the staff were always very welcoming and remembered our name.
The food is well presented and cooked to perfection. The prices were quite reasonable especially as we never had to purchase a dessert as one was provided each time on the house! A very nice touch.

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5  Thank chris-rosy
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