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Alykanas Amoudi Road. | Xhoriati Beach, Alykanas 290 90, Greece
+30 2695 083756
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Alykanas Amoudi Road. | Xhoriati Beach, Alykanas 290 90, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In a few words,,,, if you don't visit Shoestring you have missed half of the beauty of the island.....It's an amazing pleace ,,,,very good cocking food top burgers in town ,nice coffee and professional service.....views are breathtaking , tastes are amaizing ,prices are too reasonable...More

Thank arsenvlora1
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Last time we were here was about 10 years ago and we liked the romantic and quite atmosphere, this time was September 2017 and now under new management as perviouse owner had died swimming. I must say the new people running it are very friendly...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Aggelos has a piece of paradise here and he does a fantastic job with it, being attentive but not so as to spoil the ambience of the place. The food on the other hand is so good it will take your mind off the sublime...More

Thank Ant E
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Really nice little restaurant serving good food and drink in a beautiful location. Little bit of a walk out of town and a steep walk down to the restaurant but nothing too difficult unless really not good on your feet. You wont be disappointed though....More

Thank sodiy
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Been in Zante for 10 days and this is the best place we have ate and enjoyed food in Alykanas! The place is fab. Just had lunch here and had their Shoestring burger with bacon mushroom and fried egg extra toppings and it was probably...More

Thank just_me_81
Reviewed 3 October 2017

There is no better place to enjoy wonderful views,fantastic food and great service than Shoestring. Everything on the menu is presented perfectly and the food is wonderful. Can't wait to visit again next year.

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We discovered this place 20 years ago on our first trip to Zante, and rediscovered it today, our 21st wedding anniversary. On sharing this information with the staff we were given a free carafe of wine. What a fabulous location overlooking the sea! The food...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 28 September 2017

overlooking the sea with a lovely menu of cocktails and lite bites. Staff really nice as well. I recommend the sharing mezze and the long island iced tea

1  Thank Wendykilbarchan
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch consisting of the tipsy mussells and sardines. The local rose wine was exvellent. Run by two very likeable guys. It has a wondetrful view from the restaurant platform. It over looks a narrow and secuded beach. Crystsl clear waters. A wonderfully...More

1  Thank Sandra J
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Came across the Shoe String whilst walking along to find a quiet bit of beach to swim from. Visited 3 times in our 10 day holiday even though it was a 2 mile walk from Alykes each way. The view is stunning and beds available...More

1  Thank theblakes1234
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15 September 2017|
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is signposted all the way up from Danny's ....... enjoy well worth it
Jason W
22 August 2017|
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Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
I Jason I only reviewed it. They have weddings in the past. You xsn find their site and contact details on TripAdvisor.
Ali D
13 July 2017|
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Response from angelablack808 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we walked a couple of times with the double pram, quicker to walk along the beach and cut in if you're pram free.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alykanas Amoudi Road. | Xhoriati Beach, Alykanas 290 90, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Zakynthos  >  Alykanas
  • Phone Number: +30 2695 083756
  • E-mail
If your staying in Alykanas/Amoudi this summer and fancy exploring other destinations of the island try a stroll / horse and cart ride to Old Alykanas. Shoestring Restaurant caters for both lunch and evening service 17/08/2014 NOTE TO CUSTOMERS Shoestring restaurant is currently trading in lunch service only (10:00 - 5:30) till further notice! Please do not make the journey down in the evening. Sorry for any disappointment. Shoestring If you would like directions please do not hesitate to contact.
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