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Taverna Meraklis

Protou Lochou, Gialos 856 00, Greece
+30 2246 071003
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“stifado” (4 reviews)
“tzatziki” (5 reviews)
“octopus” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
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Protou Lochou, Gialos 856 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited here for lunch on a recent day trip to Symi, and I enjoyed a nice Tuna Salad and house white wine. Nice atmosphere and lovely food too. Well worth a visit.

Thank JakeYork
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like the traditional Greek menu, you will find all your favourites here and a few pleasant surprises. The food is very very good. Portions are generous and prices are considerably lower than similar establishments on the harbour front, so great value for money....More

Thank griffithcelf
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderfully atmospheric restaurant within the back streets of the town. The food at this family owned taverna was consistently good, traditional and delicious and the service excellent.

Thank Morland2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I tried Meraklis on our first night in Symi after an afternoon look around . Suffice to say the traditional Greek food was superb and even when the taverna was mobbed the two young waiters did an excellent job often running from...More

Thank Bill T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's worth foregoing the view of the harbour for at least one night to eat here. We've been going here for more years than I care to admit and the food and service are consistently excellent. If you have a favourite table, it's worth booking...More

Thank Roger R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

there is parsley in all dishes for decoration, over steakes, chicken..... everywhere but it isn't taste suitable... Prices are lower than other island's taverns. waiters are very polite but sloooooow

Thank Qiao Zhi W
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I had meet balls from grill called "Keftedes". Very good food, friendly staff, good prices in Symi. I recommend this restaurant

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Quiet family run Restaurant. Ate here twice and especially enjoyed the excellent Moussaka! Friendly staff. Another popular Restaurant on the harbour right next to the taxi rank. I loved the food.

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This is away from the harbour frontline, but the food was lovely. The portions are huge and more than enough to share, we had two starters, two mains (we could have just had one of each and we like our food!) they gave us free...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Served in an authentic and traditional environment in the heart of Gialos We had several meals there during our recent stay The food was delicious..chicken and pork souvlaki, Salads and dips were freshly prepared and scrummy Staff are friendly and efficient...Vasilis is a lovely guy...More

Thank Barbara W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Protou Lochou, Gialos 856 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Symi  >  Gialos
  • Phone Number: +30 2246 071003
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