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Taverna Akrotiri

Akrotiriou Gerakariou 367, 29100, Greece
+30 2695 045712
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatballs” (10 reviews)
“cheese pie” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Akrotiriou Gerakariou 367, 29100, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We crossed Taverna Akrotiri by accident. Petros (one of the owners) happily waved when we drove by. Later we went back and enjoyed the best food of Zakynthos. We are going there for the third time tonight and maybe one other time before we go...More

1  Thank joannahessels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw this place while out on a morning walk and decided to give it a try in the evening. That turned out to be a good decision. Food is very tasty and seems to be home cooked by a small family. Everything we had was...More

1  Thank Alan G
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Can't describe how much my sister and I love this place, we actually came three times in five days. All food is amazing, including the bread!!! The family, the garden, the music... our vacation couldn't have been so enjoyable without this place! Make sure you...More

3  Thank Crystal K
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

During our stay on Zakynthos we found it pretty hard to find authentic Greek restaurants. When we were lost searching for one we bumped in to Akrotiri and absolutely loved it. The service, food and atmosphere are amazing and therefore we will go for one...More

1  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed September 29, 2017

Small family restaurant apart from the busy tourist centers. Food was delicious. The place to go, if you want to eat traditionally greek. One of the best restaurants I've ever been to.

1  Thank Kevin G
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Visited today in the rain! Could not have been made to feel more welcome even on a slightly drizzly day, and the food is to die for!! Make sure you are hungry!! The mezze tray to start is out of this world and so much...More

Thank Frediefunk
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

We ate here twice on our holiday. The first visit was better as the waiting staff were more attentive but overall the food was just excellent! It is worth taking the time to decide what you want and asking questions before ordering. We shared dishes...More

Thank Soo C
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Everything about this restaurant is just beautiful. It's our third visit in several years and the standards remain high. The food is fresh, presented excellently and tastes truly authentic. The restaurant owners/staff are charming and gracious. Eating here is a must if you wish to...More

Thank LongTallNickLondon
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful meal from top to bottom. As a Greek myself, I tend to have a more critical standard for tavernas such as this, and even so it lived up to every expectation. If you want a truly authentic Greek meal made by actual Greeks,...More

2  Thank TraveltheGlobe23
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem, it's tucked away back off Tsilivi but well worth a visit. The atmosphere is lovely - lots of trees and a large outdoor setting. All the starters are brought over to you so you can choose visually as well as...More

Thank Melissa M
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Questions & Answers
March 29, 2018|
Response from Caterina C | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Anne! Thank you for your preference! Our Taverna will open, for the summer of 2018, at the 1st week of May. If you are still in Zakynthos, we are only 2,5 kilometers away from Tsilivi , heading towards Zakynthos... More
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February 27, 2018|
Response from Caterina C | Property representative |
We are more than happy to have in our tavern little visitors!! We will be glad to meet you and your son this summer! For any other question, do not hesitate to contact us. With best regards, the family of Taverna to Akrotiri
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Calum J
August 6, 2017|
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Response from Toja P | Reviewed this property |
In the weekend Yes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akrotiriou Gerakariou 367, 29100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Zakynthos
  • Phone Number: +30 2695 045712
  • E-mail
Taverna Akrotiri is a small family owned meat and vegetable taverna. It opens every May till October since 1983. It is being running entirely by 4 people; Petros, Danae, Caterina and Amanda Costi. It is located in a beautiful garden 3 km from Zakinthos Town.
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