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In Firostefani Square | centre Firostefani on pedestrian street, Firostefani 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 022336
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (113 reviews)
“cod” (8 reviews)
“greek salad” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
In Firostefani Square | centre Firostefani on pedestrian street, Firostefani 847 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Eight of us ate at this charming little restaurant on the pedestrian lane in Santorini. Be sure to make a reservation. If the weather is nice, you can eat outdoors. We were late and enjoyed the atmosphere inside. The food was very good. Nothing fancy...More

Thank Margaret E
Reviewed 1 week ago

This quaint little restaurant in Firostefani has been in the one family over 90yrs and three generations serving traditional greek food. The food and service are great and of course the fabulous Santorini sunset. I would suggest it is best to book in advance or...More

Thank LanieG60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is what you think of when you think of a cozy hidden Santorini gem. We had a great meal here, the service was wonderful and we felt like we were traveling back in time sitting in this 90+ year old restaurant.

Thank Chandler M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really delicious dishes but server was not as friendly as we encountered at other restaurants. Were satisfied with several apps for a light lunch

Thank chrlnwong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently visited this restaurant for lunch after reading positive reviews online. We had a terrible experience all around. The server was rude from the onset. When my husband ordered a coffee to sip as we looked over the menu (AFTER we placed an order...More

Thank dj434
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and value for money. No need for dinner with caldera view since you can get the view right outside the restaurant and pay a fraction of the price for excellent meals.

Thank sandy a
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We came here on our last night and had not booked. We were very lucky to get in. You can always tell a good restaurant by how packed it is and this was no exception. We were shown a table behind the main room, but...More

1  Thank Roy B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We shared a bunch of appetizers which were good but small. The server NEVER came over after we ordered. About an hour after we were finished eating we flagged fish a different server for our bill. Upon receiving our bill we noticed that we were...More

Thank abgordon
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stumbled upon this restaurant. We were wanting to try another place however it was late and almost everything was closed. We took a chance on Aktaion and it was delightful. I've never had Mousaka before. I was beyond pleasantly surprised. It...More

Thank ParkNG O
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had a lovely lunch here. Feels typically Greek. Very quaint and cosy. Food delicious. Waiter helpful and charming. Good spot for just watching the world go by.

Thank jakpink
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12 September 2017|
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Response from Rory10544 | Reviewed this property |
Again, we went into book as our hotel was nearby.
12 September 2017|
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Response from KJA3 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure I recommend the restaurant, but yes, I reserved by sending an e-mail to info-at-aktaionsantorini
21 October 2015|
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Response from themiller0561 | Reviewed this property |
Can't you just delete your review? And it's nice that you have a conscience, but don't worry too much.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In Firostefani Square | centre Firostefani on pedestrian street, Firostefani 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Firostefani
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 022336
This restaurant is also by a small parking area just off the Oia road, and has a sunset view of the caldera.
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