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Ernesto Workshop & Gallery

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One of the coolest shops in Santorini

Whether on a short cruise stop or extended stay you should seek out this shop. About 2 or 3 alleys... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2017
In retrospect...can't stop thinking about a particular piece...

We actually visited in sept 2014. It's now march 2017. It was totally memorable. We bought a... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2017
Anita M
Melbourne, Australia
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25 Apr 2017
“One of the coolest shops in Santorini”
26 Mar 2017
“In retrospect...can't stop thinking about a particular piece... ”
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Reviewed April 25, 2017

Whether on a short cruise stop or extended stay you should seek out this shop. About 2 or 3 alleys away from the top of the cable car, it has some of the coolest hand made stuff I've ever seen. We purchased a small jewelry...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank gospelle
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

We actually visited in sept 2014. It's now march 2017. It was totally memorable. We bought a woodwork cut out Santorini artwork-its like a branch that has perfectly cut shapes that when your turn it upside down, it pops up and it's like the seaside...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Anita M
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Visited Ernesto while visiting Fira. We were looking for high quality art for our house and this was the place to be. Amazing artist with an amazing collection.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank DrRoyA
Reviewed September 3, 2016

I wanted to get some jewelry in Greece and had been very disappointed with the generic offerings I had seen around Santorini. Then I found Ernesto! Alex, one of the owners was very helpful and, based on what I was looking at, showed me some...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank hrhplumley
Reviewed July 23, 2016

We have been to Santorini five times. A trip to Santorini is not complete without visiting Ernesto Workshop in Fira. It is the best shop in Santorini and beyond. Owned and run by two truly lovely and incredibly talented artists. Anita, a beautiful, soulful jewelry...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Jane T
Reviewed November 23, 2015

Strolling the streets of Fira on Santorini, schlock and dross tourist shops seem to anchor one end of the marketplace, with ultra expensive luxury boutiques of jewelry and fashion defining the other. Finding a middle ground offering affordable work of creative local artists seemed elusive...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

This workshop has very artistic woodwork. If you want something memorable from Santorini I suggest you go there. I'm sure you will find something very special

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Khalil K
Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

After several days into our Mediterranean Cruise, my husband and I were ready for a shop like Ernesto. (Named after the couples dog) It is easy to get saturated with magnets, shot glasses, worry beads, olive oil, ouzo and the typical Grecian tourist finds. Ernesto...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Mrs4rest8082
Reviewed September 6, 2015

Stumbled across this shop in the middle of the usual tourist souvenirs and rubbish. It's full of really interesting jewellery and woodwork, all handmade by the owners. The prices are quite high, but that's a reflection of the time and effort put into the product.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Kim B
Reviewed July 20, 2015

The most beautiful shop i have ever been in my life . The owners are very friendly, helpful,funny and all their products are handmade and unique. High quality products at very fair prices with huge variety.Trust me its very special...

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank evagelia p
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