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Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 022249
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

By far the best meal in Santorini. Great wait staff. Very relaxed with views of the sunset. Delicious local wines. The deserts were also wonderful. Very classy place. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic meal at Selene. Nothing ordinary about the food - we had silver service throughout our trip but Selene was above and beyond. All meals had something different - extra tastes and ingredients. Many thanks to chef and staff.

Thank dale w
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was our best meal in Greece so far. The staff spoke impeccable English and were so genuine and thoughtful. We ate downstairs in the less expensive choice, however the food was top notch and so delicious. We were there when the sun was setting...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was walking through Pyrgos in the early evening and I happened to run by Selene. It was clearly fine dining and we are clearly in high season so I didn't actually think that I would be able to try it this time around. I...More

Thank Christina S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chef Panos blew us away from the Amuse Bouche and for every plate. Poached Aegean Cod was absolutely brilliant and the lamb was cooked to perfection.. we also shared the shrimp ravioli which was delectable. Technique & presentation was clearly Michelin worthy. Service was incredible....More

Thank DeepdownNyan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a full day cooking class at the Selene restaurant while on our honeymoon and it was by far my favorite activity we did in Greece. They took us through a museum and taught us all about the history of food in Santorini, which...More

Thank Jly4848
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time with excellent typical food but prepared with great delicacy ; the service has been outstanding, full of good advice and attention ... Delighted !

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited twice this restaurant and I was amazed by the excellent quality of food, the proposed combination of wine and the overall service. It integrates delicate and tasteful cuisine with local products and culture. The flavour of Santorini!

Thank Spyros2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We sat at the less expensive part of it. Such an imaginative pairing of flavors. Exquisite tastes, nicely prepared local products, variety of Greek wines and an amazing staff. Congrats and thank you girls. Wish we had the time to take your cook classes.

Thank rania p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was exceptional! The Food: Flavorful explosions with every bite - the presentation was beautiful! The service was amazing as well! I have celiac disease and they entire waitstaff was very knowledgeable. I had no issues eating anything on the menu (with the exception of...More

Thank Nicole F
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Questions & Answers
15 December 2015|
Response from S A | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Lots of options.
Arti P
5 July 2015|
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Response from Tass0P | Reviewed this property |
Usually they have. Even better if you call them in advance they can make dishes specially for you.
26 April 2015|
Response from Tass0P | Reviewed this property |
You better get a taxi. It is only a few minutes drive
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pyrgos 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Pyrgos
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 022249
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'Selene' restaurant was established in 1986 in Fira, Santorini by Yiorgos and Evelyn Hatziyannakis. Our aim was from the very start, to show and promote the local products along with the local cuisine hoping that this will enable us to transmit to our guests a taste of the island's culture. The success that we have had all those years not only within Greece but also worldwide, has encouraged us to continue with cooking lessons, catering for weddings and conferences and various gastronomical events. Since 2010 'Selene' restaurant has moved location from Fira to Pyrgos. Pyrgos is one of the most beautiful and well-preserved villages of Santorini built around a medieval castle located in one of the highest points of the island offering magnificent views. What is mostly important for us however is that Pyrgos village, and the restaurant's location especially, lies next to the famous vineyards and the valuable farmland of Santorini.
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