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Ellis Restaurant

#46 of 140 Restaurants in Fira
Certificate of Excellence
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Fira Santorini | Caldera, Kato, Fira 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 025636
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Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

A chaotic but very relaxing restaurant. We had a great time interacting with other guests, an atmosphere created by the hyped up young waiter (Manuel) and the quirky owner (Mr Faulty). Oh and the food was very good, let Mr Faulty guide you on selections and if you play along you'll get free carafes of wine. The waiter was flirting... More 

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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Well, I sit here now whit a liter of complimentary red wine it's dark, girlfriend next to me and the Greek music in the background ( but enough about me ). This place is awesome, great view and very polite staff. We had one of the 3 tables out towards the sunset, had the variety Ouzo (chefs specials) as a... More 

Thank Hans L
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We intended to only stay for a drink, but thankfully stayed for dinner. Excellent service and food in a beautiful setting. Very generous portions!

Thank Elspeth146
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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33 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A lovely place to dine. Very friendly staff and beautiful views. We enjoyed the whole experience and it was next to Tzekos Villas were we stayed.

Thank Dianne C
Colchester, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Ellis is a real throwback – great food, cheap, chaotic service. We visited it on a number of occasions during our fortnight quite simply because we thought the food was so good. I wasn’t sure we would return after our first visit but my wife persuaded me and we ended up going five or six times. In the end even... More 

Thank Bob W
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Husband's stuffed burger was grilled and very good; my stuffed calamari was pretty good although somewhat rubbery in parts. House wine was awful! Service was prompt and friendly. They seemed to tolerate the cats who hung out by the restaurant which is a big plus for me...

Thank Lauren S
Newcastle, Australia
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42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here on our first night in Santorini. The tasty traditional food was good. And the service was friendly. Would recommend.

Thank Robyn F
Middlesbrough, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit earlier this week. The food was lovely. We had traditional Greek meals which were very tasty. Also very reasonably priced given the location. The waiter was very attentive and made our visit enjoyable. Would happily return in the future.

Thank Rebecca O
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Two of our group had visited the previous evening and after enjoying it had booked a table for 10 of us, the last night of our holiday. We had been promised a table on the front overlooking the sunset but we ended up on the other side of the balcony. We arrived early and it was quite busy, including another... More 

Thank Cal061
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped by for a late night dinner and were pleasantly surprised with an authentic meal, lovely live music in a spectacular setting. A must for casual dinner in Fira!

Thank Emily K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$54 - US$109
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fira Santorini | Caldera, Kato, Fira 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 025636
Ellis Restaurant is an open-air terraces overlooking the big caldera of Santorini island,serving creative Mediterranean cuisine prepared with local products.One of the Best Mediterranean & Local Greek Cuisine in Fira Santorini.Enjoy the best creative cuisine in Santorini made by the best Chefs.The perfect choice for couples, groups, families or for those who desire a special dinner on the cliffs at the Caldera of Santorini.The old sea captain's house has been converted and renovated to a beautiful Restaurant with a big inside hall and 2 levels open-air terraces.Fresh Seafood by Santorinian and Greek recipes from typical local dishes, and wines of Santorini.

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