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Ambrosia Restaurant

#21 of 78 Restaurants in Oia
Certificate of Excellence
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Near the Old Church, Oia Village, Oia 847 02, Greece
+30 2286 071413
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75 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

If you ever want to make a reservation at Ambrosia take my advice and just have your hotel book it for you. They don't take reservations by email or if you call them directly. So save yourself the hassle and have the hotel call and reserve. Also note that Ambrosia doesn't have a sunset view. I had read a lot... More 

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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

If you are well-prepared for a rude manager, play a game of guess-what table, sitting on top of other partrons, sip a bowl of 1:5 diluted lobster bisque and try a well-cooked, well-presented white truffle prawn risotto with illusory white truffle, please read on...... We pre-booked a table for three about 7 weeks before and asked for the 7:30 sitting.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

My husband and I decided to visit Santorini for our first wedding anniversary. We thought it would be nice if we did some research and book a table at a restaurant to celebrate our anniversary. We discovered Ambrosia and noticed the magnificent reviews it got from customers. I decided to send a couple of e-mails enquiring about the restaurant, however... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

Wonderful staff, great food, very fast service! Centrally located in oia santorini, nice local shops nearby and great views

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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136 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

My husband and I happened upon this restaurant without reading any reviews. Interestingly, we had been admiring this restaurant as we dined at another place the previous evening. Our impression had been it must be only for newlyweds. It appeared everyone was getting personal attention, the couples were dressed beautifully, and the setting was amazing. But of course, we just... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Came here in the hope that it would be what we expected despite some negative reviews. A pure romantic setting, attentive staff and my wife described the food as the best she has ever tasted, 1st class restaurant in my opinion serving 1st class dishes. Tremendous.

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Memphis, TN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

We really enjoyed the ambience and food at this restaurant. Beautiful caldera views, and nice people.

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Beverly Hills, California
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112 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

This isn't your ordinary Santorini restaurant. Recommended by both a friend and Gourmet Traveller the food was a notch above the others in the area. The menu was good and the waitstaff knew their stuff, acting like it was a five-star establishment. Highly recommend.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

yummylicious food.... we ordered the aubergine starter which was mouth watering for someone like me who doesn't eat aubergines - it was realy tasty... we also had the lamb shanks in jus which was a mix of traditional greek with the grilled cook along with a european flavour of having jus... their house red wine was also good... definitely recommend... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

Extremely tiny restaurant with tables nearly on top of each other but worth a visit. The meal was delightful, and very large. The local rose wine we tried from Santorini was very good and suited the setting perfectly, especially on a warm July evening. Go early =, before the sunset, to not only get a table before the tiny space... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Near the Old Church, Oia Village, Oia 847 02, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Oia
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 071413

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?