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Taverna The Garden

Drouva 1 | At the top of Drouva Hill, Olympia 27065, Greece
+30 2624 022700
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Drouva 1 | At the top of Drouva Hill, Olympia 27065, Greece
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Reviewed February 15, 2018

This is the most magical restaurant we found on our stay in Athens/Ancient Olympia. We didn't book and we were fortunate enough to get a seat right at the back of the restaurant - overlooking the nearby town. The staff are absolutely amazing, they are...More

Thank Ashleigh T
Reviewed January 24, 2018

You have to seat outside to see the view of the surrounding hills during your diner. The food is excelent, good wine and very kind and helpfull staff. Do'nt miss it

Thank sanduh2018
Reviewed December 4, 2017

The setting is beautful and very peaceful. The good is excellent and the variety of Greek cuisine could not be better. The servers are very personable. It is truly a special place for dinner.

Thank Carolyn A
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch in the Garden due to the good TA reviews. The setting under the trees is nice, as is the view to the valley. The food was average - and we were the only customers. The aubergine salad tasted unpleasantly artificial and the zucchini...More

Thank TuulaV
Reviewed October 17, 2017

Came here both nights, sampled different dishes, enjoyed every bit and every moment. The service and the food are excellent. Waiting staff and helpful and friendly. No need to go anywhere else in Olympia.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Very sweet welcome and amazing view from the garden. The food was tiptop and the wine went well along. Great experience. Will come again if we are back in the city!

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed October 4, 2017

In my opinion this restaurant has everything you could ask for. Dining under the stars, outstanding views, excellent food and service. I don't usually have an appetizer, but the " fried cheese " offering sounded good so I tried it. This is a generous slice...More

Thank Alan M
Reviewed October 3, 2017

This restaurant is set in a perfect setting overlooking the town and underneath the olive trees. It was such a peaceful experience and we enjoyed every second. The food was delicious and we felt like the experience was truly authentic. We'd recommend this to anyone.

Thank Jessie V
Reviewed September 27, 2017

The view from the restaurant is fantastic but it is all outside so if you are visiting in September take a coat! We had stuffed peppers and tomato bruschetta free before the meal and then courgette and mint fritters which just melted in your mouth...More

Thank Judith L
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the hotel and decided to have dinner here. Before dinner we had a demonstration on how to make the cheese pie with phillo dough...which was great. For dinner we had the cheese pie, braschetta, zucchini with potatoes, feta cheese, salad, meatballs,...More

Thank Ramadama
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$33
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Drouva 1 | At the top of Drouva Hill, Olympia 27065, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  West Greece  >  Elis Region  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +30 2624 022700
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  • This restaurant is at Hotel Europa
Our taverna is located in the garden off the hotel europa. Depending on the weather taverna the "Garden" is open from May to Oktober. Openig time, every day from 19:00 pm to 23:00 pm we serve greek and mediterranean food such as,grilled meats , stews,vegitarian dishes and pasta.
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