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) #7 of 16 Restaurants in Pyrgos ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mediterranean, Greek
Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 033192
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tomato balls” (26 reviews)
“octopus” (11 reviews)
“tzatziki” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A must for the island and especially for the beautiful village of Pyrgos. Is a gem, with tasty 😋 plates , nice 👍🏻 atmosphere & the most important not expensive at all, best value for money ever, this concept and staff & cuisine & view...More

Thank NickVat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place in Pyros village to have meatballs. A small place with only 6 tables. Charming and good service !

Thank Elin N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not often that you review somewhere worrying that you are sharing something you want to keep secret ! Amazing fresh Greek food in a tiny family restaurant literally under the church. the cook is Mama in a tiny underground kitchen. Access only by foot after...More

Thank GarryGT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little restaurant is out of the way, tiny and a definite must. If we ever get back to Santorini, we will eat here again. The tomato balls are the best anywhere. All the food is fresh and local. Well made. Delicious. Truly, if you...More

1  Thank Elle1968
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stumbled upon this little gem in the late evening while wandering around the area, and we were so glad we stopped in! The place was basically empty but the food was so good! I had the chicken with the spicy sauces--yum!!...More

Thank ajlb14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this absolute must visit family run balcony restaurant. Run by Penelope, her husband & son it's a true insight into Greek food, all lovingly prepared in the tiniest kitchen but the best tomato fritters, sardines and meatballs you could wish to sample. Octopus...More

Thank Viner381
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Penelope's is run by a husband and wife along with other family members. We went for lunch and loved it so much we went back for dinner the following day. It's a small restaurant by the bell tower in Pyrgos. The food is cooked by...More

Thank O6440STbarbarar
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Out of this world! Simple fresh and delicious food!!!! Penelope and her husband were delightful... We did the sunset cruise with Penelope's son and I would definitely recommend that too :) We are coming back for sure!

Thank samantha_n_mendonca
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

You can easily miss Penelope's- it's a tiny eatery located at the base of the bell tower in Pyrgos village. In fact, I happened by it by accident. Penelope's isn't fancy or pretentious- It's simple home cooked small dishes by someone's grandmother, just like you'd...More

Thank Michael T
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Well feed!Well dressed!More than happy!Please taste the tomatoballs!The best ever!And if you feel thirsty you should taste the original raki, you will feel hot at the tongue and you will take a ride in heaven (no return ticket).. wonderful place and friendly people!

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Arti P
5 July 2015|
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Response from Lawrence M | Reviewed this property |
You can definitely get lots of veggie options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Pyrgos
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 033192
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