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Palestra Restaurant

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Lindos Main Beach, Lindos 851 07, Greece
+30 2244 033095
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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166 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I always enjoy my lunch here while on this part of the beach.A great Swimming area , quite private and clear water..... The food here is consistently good ,the grilled calamari so so tender.Also enjoyed the spaghetti Bolognese, tasty- a good recipe. Friendly staff , good wine. Marvellous view of the village , Acropoli and of course the sea.... Thank... More 

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Crickhowell, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Never been here before but a must to go if ever in Lindos again, friendly, good food and amazing views of Lindos village and the Acropolis.

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Thank Irachris
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing location. Stoped for a quick bite to eat. Food was not the best and took some time. Dish was not hot enough. Expencive aswell. But the location and limitted supply allows for this to happened.

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Thank Expandore
London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Located directly on the beach, you can watch was bags, sun beds etc., wonderful fried aubergine and courgettes and Greek salad. We had mainly starters, grilled sardines we great tzerziki was lovely. Grilled octopus was god so my husband said. Would I go back every single day if I could!

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Thank MiJu96
Redding, California
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Down the shore on the Big Beach in Lindos, the Italian inspired Palestra Restaurant awaits with incredible, fresh seafood....one of my most unforgettable moments in Greece! The seafood pasta was perfection, and the risotto version is equally spectacular. Rosanna and her waitstaff provided phenomenal service, going above and beyond. We truly felt like family, and had to come back for... More 

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Thank Bernadette O
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We had tzaziki, hummus and fish and it was OK. The waiters are very funny and solicitous, but the Price-performance ratio was not OK. We paid 65€ for 4 shrimps, 300g sardines, 3 slices pita bread, 3 spoons of tzaziki, 3 spoons of hummus, 1 beer, one softdrink and a small water. Sorry to say, but that goes better.

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Thank Sven N
Milano
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

I am Italian and I have had lunch in this restaurant twice- I decided to come back the second time ONLY for its location: marvellous. Lindos restaurants are all "very touristy" and all the restaurants on Lindos main beach are nothing special in terms of food. (I have had my vacations twice in Lindos area this year) In this restaurant... More 

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Skipton, England, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

As venues go, this one is great. Right on the beach and 20 yards from the sea. We used Palestra's a couple of times for lunch while on the beach right in front. A lovely Greek salad and chips. A little hiccup on the ordering but quickly resolved by the friendly staff. There are 3 restaurants in the same area... More 

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Thank Gary M
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

That restaurant had it all ! Best food ever ! and the best view of Lindos ! The perfect post card view, while still being on the beach ! It is the only restaurant with that view ! Not to miss ! Also the son of the owner, half Greek, half Italian, is charming and helpful ! It was truly... More 

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Namur, Belgium
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334 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Went a couple of times there and found it a top place. Food is great, service very nice and the view is s o gorgeous you would already be happy with an old piece of bread in your plate. There is a brumisator working so as to cut the impact of the heat on the terrace. The place is at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Greek, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lindos Main Beach, Lindos 851 07, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Lindos
  • Phone Number: +30 2244 033095

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?