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27 Apellou | Old town, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
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+30 2242 022133
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12:30 - 00:30
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 00:30
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Groningen
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376 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015

The restaurant looks very nice with an open kitchen. Unfortunately they just offered us a table at the back in some kind of garden. This location is also very nice but did not have the same atmosphere as the front of the restaurant. The food was good for a reasonable price. We were a bit supprised that the waiters were... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Went twice, supper after arriving and then lunch. A lovely cool setting in old town. Sitting on the busy cobbled street or sitting in the garden both wonderful.staff couldn't be more charming nothing to much trouble. Meal on both occasions excellent. If in kos it's a must.

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Angus, Scotland
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67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Ate here tonight 24th September. Arrived early at 7.20 when restaurant was almost empty so were served promptly and efficiently. Lovely bread, olives and olive paste to start with along with saganaki, all very tasty. My hubby had a lamb dish served with a tomato sauce and potatoes which was delicious and I had chicken souvlaki with rice which was... More 

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Thank caroleanne25
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

We've been travelling to Kos for more than 10 times now and Elia is always on our list of restaurant to MUST visit during our holidays. We love the Mousaka, this may be the best in town, that's perhaps why they often run out of it later on the evening. Furthermore great dishes to share with family, friends or your... More 

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Warrington, Cheshire
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176 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

We had a Meze plate for two which was huge. Some bread and a half carafe of wine and we were full. The meze was good quality and plenty of variety from baked aubergine and feta stuffed pepper to roasted lamb and chicken. At eighteen euros for the plate it was good value and enough to feed two.

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Dublin, Ireland
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171 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 344 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Dined here quite early on a Saturday evening as we were due to leave for the airport. The restuarant was quite quiet and were given a table on the street - great for watching the world go by. The olives, tapenade and bread served as an appetiser were delicious! As we were under time pressure we weren't able to linger... More 

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Clydebank, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Had a celebratory birthday meal here and the food was excellent I would highly recommend the moussaka. The staff are very friendly

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Thank Rosstifer
Solihull
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241 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Recommended by our hotel owner as a quality Greek restaurant that local Greek actually go to. We had lovely meatballs and aubergine saganaki starters then chicken a la crème and lamb kapamas - gorgeous lamb in tomato sauce with cinnamon. Carafes of house red and white wine. Enjoyed our meal there so much we went again during our holiday. Sat... More 

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Thank NottinghamRed
Kos Town, Greece
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

This is my fiancés and myselfs favourite restaurant in Kos Town, we first went in October 2014 when it was recommended to us. I usually have the meatballs which just melt in your mouth and you can choose between a selection of potatoes and you also have a side of homemade coleslaw. My fiancé usually has pork chops which he... More 

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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

We went there because of the good reviews, but in my opinion it was quite average. Food was good, but nothing special. House wine was okay. Not an expensive place :)

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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$ 11 - US$ 16
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 00:30
Monday
12:30 - 00:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 00:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 00:30
Thursday
12:30 - 00:30
Friday
12:30 - 00:30
Saturday
12:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Apellou | Old town, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2242 022133

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