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Xeri Elia Douskos

| Plateia Hydras, Hydra Town 18040, Greece
+30 2298 052886
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (18 reviews)
“moussaka” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Plateia Hydras, Hydra Town 18040, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place looks lovely, sheltered by vines (I think) from the sun and off the beaten track a little. I had really amazing fresh fried squid here, the best I've had. We over ordered a bit as the sides are huge. The house salad was...More

Thank lovetoleavelondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very authentic and delicious. My family is Greek and this is something that would come right out of your Yiayia's kitchen. One of my favorite....enjoyed it so much!

Thank VillageDinergirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled over for one day just to see the beauty of HYDRA - we had read so much about this little paradise. We stopped for lunch in this peaceful spot away from all the tourist eating places and we were rewarded with some delicious...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superb location, lots of "Ambiance" acceptable food, good service .beautiful dinner under the big tree.

Thank Malak M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Following a few nights of fancy dining in Hydra's contemporary culinary top spots we were craving the real Greek. Simple, traditional & authentic. Xeri Elias offered that & we enjoyed ourselves all round. Located in a delightful open courtyard, shaded by a trio of big...More

Thank mrstraveller1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To find Xeri Elia, you need to walk past the restaurants on the harbor, past those down the streets off the harbor, and about 100m further into town, to a beautiful tree-shaded courtyard. We were wise to take the recommendation of a local to go...More

Thank SailorMaury
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place and good food. Typical Greek taverna with cozy atmosphere in the outdoor and fair prices. We would definitely recommend!

Thank Elvira P
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This whole island is like stepping back in time or onto the set of a movie. This restaurant has been run by one family for 175 yrs. it is set in a courtyard under Bougainvillas. There are stray cats waiting to be hand fed. The...More

Thank debo-ro
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Although not on the harbor, this taverna serves up some seriously fresh seafood. Recommended by a local, we gambled on going inland and were not disappointed. The prices are on par with other fresh seafood tavernas and what it lacks in a harbor view, it...More

Thank iheartdurham
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Located in the winding little streets in the port town of Hydra, this is a great place to get a traditional Greek dinner. The food was authentic and the fish was so fresh. The hotel we were staying at suggested it to us. We went...More

Thank Ioanna_A323
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Plateia Hydras, Hydra Town 18040, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Saronic Gulf Islands  >  Hydra  >  Hydra Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2298 052886
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