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Charming harbour offering restaurants bakery and supermarket.The restaurants can be busy when a... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
St Albans, United Kingdom
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A small peaceful harbour

A perfect place to sit and watch the boats - local fishing boats and the flotilla boats coming in... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Belinda T
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“mini market”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Eparchiaki Odos Kioniou - Pera Pigadiou, Frikes 283 01, Greece
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Charming harbour offering restaurants bakery and supermarket.The restaurants can be busy when a flotilla is in but staff are as always in Kefalonia/Ithaca are happy to fit every one in even if one has to wait a little longer

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Skimble2014
Reviewed 5 October 2018

we were only staying a short distance from here so we visited most days/evenings for a meal. A handful of Taverna's all very good some more so than others, a funky bar, a great café with amazing ice creams at one end, bakers, supermarket, a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

It appears to exist only to service tourists. If you are looking for sun, sea and whatever it may be for you. To me it is just plastic tourism, miserable.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Z_Stanislavski
Reviewed 3 September 2018

A perfect place to sit and watch the boats - local fishing boats and the flotilla boats coming in to have dinner in the evening.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Belinda T
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Small beautiful place. Very picturesque. Nice quiet atmosphere. A mini market with a broad selection. Tavernas and cafés by the sea. Can recommend Odysseus restaurant for wonderful traditional food.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JC_Copenhagen
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Lovely place, very pretty harbour. We visited whilst having a car for the day from Vathy. Very quiet and peaceful.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ilkleygirl
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Frites harbour is nice to visit when you are on Ithaka, but compared to Vathy and Kioni, it does not capture the heart like those two. Still a nice place to visit or stopping off for a meal but personally we wouldn’t stay too long.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank happilyretired_12
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Frikes is definitely a hidden gem of a village and harbour, which enjoys regular visits from independent yachting types as well as being home to local fishermen. Everyone we met here was open and friendly; it is a truly lovely place with a very relaxing...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We're almost at the end of our two week holiday here in Frikes, and it's been wonderful. All life is centred around the little harbour, all the restaurants are great, all the locals are so friendly, the nearby beachside fabulous and within walking distance. We...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank AnonWorcestershire
Reviewed 13 February 2018

The only reason to visit this village is to go to the restaurants in an evening. A selection of several and a great little ice cream parlour/ coffee shop in the car park. If you want to see something more picturesque carry on for another...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank trainman2017
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