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O Vrachos (The Rock)

| Profitis Ilias, 681 00, Greece
+30 2551 095264
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goat” (11 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Greek
$$ - $$$
| Profitis Ilias, 681 00, Greece
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Vrachos is located at the beautiful mountain village on the west side of Samothraki Island. All dishes I tried were very good but the roast goat dish was superb and one of the best ever had!

Thank AresZ
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent! Great food and service. Traditional restaurant with a simple but delicious menu. The goat was perfect

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 14 September 2016

A very pleasant restaurant in high village. Good food, friendly owners. Definitely worth the drive..

Thank megrix
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Well every time I come to this magical island I enjoy come to this magical place the food is so fresh the goat is crispy an just perfect I hope I will the possibility to come again .

Thank Joaquim F
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Great place for a lunch or dinner. Excellent grilled goat meat and very good, well balanced Greek white wine. You can facing the sunset with your loved one in that quiet and charmful family restaurant.

Thank Silvia O
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Everything we take, was very good, excellent! The food is brought very quickly. The goat is the best, is very tender, melts in your mouth :) And the dessert is offered free, from the house, and is delicious!!! The prices are reasonable. Is the best...More

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Stunning local restaurant. Absulately Samothracian and Thracian. Great Kid food. Delicious. Service was also great. QPR is probably the best one in Greece. We ate twice there each was perfect.

Thank Mustafa C
Reviewed 15 August 2016

They call themselves as "goat center". I am a goat fan and I had goat in Turkey platos and other places but this was the best I have ever eaten. You can have lamb or pork as well. If you want to eat kokorecci you...More

Thank melih120
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Drive up up, up, past the fields of sheep and hay. Look miles below at the Aegean Sea. This small village place serves excellent grilled goat, a hot eggplant dish with feta, fried potatoes, sausage and the ubiquitous mouth-watering horiatiki Greek salad. And more. The...More

Thank LibrLibr
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Consistently The Best! This is a treat like no other. I have been visiting over the years and am always very pleased. Generous portions, kind hosts, prompt service, beautiful setting under the enormous, sculptural trees. My mother and I loved it!

Thank frequenttravel-nyc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Profitis Ilias, 681 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Northeast Aegean Islands  >  Samothraki
  • Phone Number: +30 2551 095264
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