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Ellis Restaurant

#49 of 140 Restaurants in Fira
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Fira Santorini | Caldera, Kato, Fira 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 025636
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed eating here with live music on the first night of our holiday so decided to go again the following night at is was close to where we were staying. The second visit was very disappointing. We had a different waiter who appeared to be a bit distracted. A couple of things we wanted from the menu weren't available... More 

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Minneapolis
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182 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here on the recommendation of our hosts at the Enigma and were not disappointed. We savored all the traditional dishes of Santorini; Tomato balls, eggplant dip, sardines, meatballs & Greek salad. And the delicious house red. Our waiter/host could not have been better. encouraging us to try different dishes and to linger over them in the typical Greek... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We ordered the Greek Salad and Spaghett Naoussa to share. It was wonderful. The owner was very accommodating but be sure to plan on a leisurely dinner. We asked for our check at 9pm and didn't leave until 10pm. They insisted we have more wine and dessert - on the house!!

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Thank Robeth90
Leeds, UK
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186 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This wasn't the best place we ate at but very friendly staff, food was fine just not special - lovely views of caldera and sunset

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Thank Shinyhead69
Larnaka City, Cyprus
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220 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We were lucky to make it to this restaurant last week before it closed down for the season. Had a lovely table for six just as the sun was setting. We shared starters of warmed fava beans and tzatziki and pitta then had various chicken dishes and moussaka, all were delicious and served with a smile. House wine in a... More 

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Vredehoek
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Would recommend the pork meal although the menu as a great variety of seafood and traditional food. The pork wa excellent. Value for money and amazing view of the caldera and volcanic island. A must to at least go once to this restaurant on your trip.

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Thank Charles J
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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233 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and we are so happy they did. The food was wonderful from the Bruschetta, Ciziki and Jaganaki appetizers to the Shrimp, Moussaka, Octopus and Mussels entrees. The wait staff was amazing. They did more than simply take your order and check back periodically. They spent time talking with you and took many photos of our... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Everything was incredible from the view, staff, location and most importantly the food. Would definitely recommend the octopus starter (best we had on the island) and the sea bream. Both were done very simply and to perfection. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Shazose
Dublin Island, Sierra Leone
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing everything from kind staff, delightful chef, amazing delicious food and great location/view/atmosphere. Worth finding, but on the edge of touristy area so easy to miss unless you're looking for it. Very cute restaurant with multiple terrace levels. Very quite in October so service really attentive. Chef even came out to say hi and was so kind to give delicious... More 

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Heraklion Prefecture, Greece
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

we had a wonderfull dinner here .....it is perfect for watching the sunset if you get a table outside.....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 54 - US$ 107
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fira Santorini | Caldera, Kato, Fira 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 025636
Description
Ellis Restaurant is an open-air terraces overlooking the big caldera of Santorini island,serving creative Mediterranean cuisine prepared with local products.One of the Best Mediterranean & Local Greek Cuisine in Fira Santorini.Enjoy the best creative cuisine in Santorini made by the best Chefs.The perfect choice for couples, groups, families or for those who desire a special dinner on the cliffs at the Caldera of Santorini.The old sea captain's house has been converted and renovated to a beautiful Restaurant with a big inside hall and 2 levels open-air terraces.Fresh Seafood by Santorinian and Greek recipes from typical local dishes, and wines of Santorini.

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