We got good service, but the food was below mediocre, and tasteless. The local lamb was mostly fat and bone, and everything was swimming in oil.
We decided to look for dinner outside of our hotel. We found this little gem, run by a kind man who happens to be the owner! We had delicious homemade tzaziki, fried local sausage, savory roast chicken with potatoes. Ended with Greek coffee and of...More
We had decided to try a restaurant outside of our hotel in Sparta, judging from the restaurant's popularity at lunch we thought about having dinner there. When we arrived at 8pm (normal Greek dinner time) it was empty except from the owner and there didn't...More
Funny and authentic reataurant in Sparta. We had 2 local dishes which were quit nice but also very filling. Extremely authentic ambiance. Great experience.
Lunch at Elysse in downtown Sparta after visiting Byzantine Mystras was a delicious, filling meal. I had a wonderful chicken dish with caramelized onions and feta (and potatoes); husband had lamb with orzo. While our lunch was a planned event for about 25 people, the...More
Real Greek food! The owner's specialty is a pork/potato/eggplant specialty from a French recipe based on Spartan history. Words cannot do justice to the unbelievable, incredible taste of the ingredients! I have never had such tender, tasty melt in your mouth pork combined with perfect...More
Inexpensive and excellent tavern, wheter for meat or vegetables. Staff is nice and speaks a wonderful english (which in Sparta is not as common as in the rest of Greece)
Don't get we wrong, I love Greek food but after a while it all gets a bit "samey". You can only eat so much Greek Salad and Klefitiko.....so it was a real pleasutre to find this place. It's on the main street on the left...More