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“Nearly, but not quite the most authentic!”

Restaurant Alexander
Ranked #10 of 124 Restaurants in Kamari
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$20 - US$100
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Good for: Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Made with great care, love and respect for the Greek cuisine's History, the restaurant "Alexander in Kamari" offers for more than 15 years now a great variety of traditional Greek dishes, fresh fish and special plates from the Northern Greece & Greek or Local Santorinian wines. Spacious and cosy Restaurant, decorated with love and filled with elements of Greek culture and history, great recipes and very attentive service make ALEXANDER Restaurant at Kamari in Greece one of the best choices for an unique tour into the Greek world of flavors. With the sounds of live Greek music that will make you feel a pleasant mood enjoying the Greek culture and tradition. We invite you, your Family and your Friends to experience unique Greek evenings and nights enjoying Greek food in a fantastic area under the sounds of the "bouzouki". You can make your wedding party with every detail you want and any other social event you like to make in our Restaurant.
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Had a great meal in this very popular restaurant in Kamari which was invariably busy. It is geared towards the tourist market so not quite the authentic Greek Taverna they like to make themselves out to be.

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Thank arfon
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

The only way that I know how to really thank someone for a wonderful experience is to give them a 5 star review on Trip Advisor and Restaurant Alexander certainly deserves this.
We spent 2 weeks in Kamari, Santorini and this was the best restaurant that we visited for traditional Greek food and great atmosphere with traditional bouzouki and keyboard music every night.
The first time that we ate here, we hadn’t booked and had to wait 5 minutes for a table. This was the only restaurant in Kamari which was full night after night. We were handed a glass of ouzo to drink whilst we waited which was a nice touch. The owner got some of the diners on the floor for some dancing during the evening and, whilst we didn’t join them, we certainly enjoyed the atmosphere, so much so that we went back to enjoy our last evening in Kamari but booked beforehand.
Our table was ready on arrival and we were acknowledged and clearly remembered from our first visit. Once again, the food, music and ambiance were excellent. I can recommend this taverna for good traditional food served at a reasonable price with good music and atmosphere.

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2  Thank Sue C
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

One of our favourite restaurants, we find it excellent value for money, lots of Classic Greek dishes to choose from. The atmosphere is very friendly and welcoming. Evenings are usually accompanied with typical live Greek music, 2 musicians sometimes accompanied by the hosts. It's a place where we look forward to returning to on our first night in Kamari.

Thank Uktim
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Reviewed 25 June 2014

On our recent holiday we asked for traditional Greek tavernas at our hotel - one of the ones recommended was Alexander.

It's on a back street parallel with the front promenade at the original end of the resort, so you wouldn't stumble across it - but it's definitely worth finding.

Absolutely the best Traditional Greek food and atmosphere in Kamari.

Family run unlike many and the food was fantastic - stuffed peppers, stifado, sea bream, kleftiko etc - 6 of us ate there on more than one occasion and no one had a poor word to say.

In addition, every night a duet play traditional Greek songs - some times accompanied by Dad on the drum !! They really added to the atmosphere.

Some nights you need to book a table, it's that popular - but you must visit if in Kamari.

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1  Thank Paulwiganttc
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Reviewed 25 June 2014

We visited twice in a week and were not disappointed. The food is home cooked local fayre which is well cooked and presented. Along with the live music it makes a great night out.

Thank ChrisNicholson1967
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