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Xeri Elia Douskos

| Plateia Hydras, Hydra Town 18040, Greece
+30 2298 052886
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
“moussaka” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
| Plateia Hydras, Hydra Town 18040, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

To find Xeri Elia, you need to walk past the restaurants on the harbor, past those down the streets off the harbor, and about 100m further into town, to a beautiful tree-shaded courtyard. We were wise to take the recommendation of a local to go...More

Thank SailorMaury
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice place and good food. Typical Greek taverna with cozy atmosphere in the outdoor and fair prices. We would definitely recommend!

Thank Elvira P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This whole island is like stepping back in time or onto the set of a movie. This restaurant has been run by one family for 175 yrs. it is set in a courtyard under Bougainvillas. There are stray cats waiting to be hand fed. The...More

Thank debo-ro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although not on the harbor, this taverna serves up some seriously fresh seafood. Recommended by a local, we gambled on going inland and were not disappointed. The prices are on par with other fresh seafood tavernas and what it lacks in a harbor view, it...More

Thank iheartdurham
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in the winding little streets in the port town of Hydra, this is a great place to get a traditional Greek dinner. The food was authentic and the fish was so fresh. The hotel we were staying at suggested it to us. We went...More

Thank Ioanna_A323
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here after we passed by it one evening and saw how full of life it was. The staff had great humour and were ready to give us recommendations upon our request. My boyfriend had the lamb, which was quite heavy (as lamb tends...More

Thank Judit D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden away but worth finding..,open courtyard in square. Food fantastic and so authentically Greek. Ambience perfect.

Thank Jo A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Idyllic environment under trees, in a small square in the middle of the village, surrounded by small houses is a very good tavern with meat and sea food dishes. We tried both twice and they were tasty and fresh...service very good, also the prices!!!

Thank Alexandra M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 5, and ate very good Greek food for only 80 euros in this restaurant with a very nice patio covered by nice trees and flowers. A signal shows that it was founded in 1825. It is a "must go" for...More

Thank agj60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You always know a good restaurant abroad when it is full of locals as well as tourists - this is such a place. It was always buzzing and often had live musicians in the evening. Good local dishes, fresh fish and meat at reasonable prices.

Thank Helen D
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23 June 2016|
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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, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Plateia Hydras, Hydra Town 18040, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Saronic Gulf Islands  >  Hydra  >  Hydra Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2298 052886
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