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The Reef

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On the Beach, Petra 811 09, Greece
+30 2253 041488
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Tue - Fri 17:00 - 23:00
Sat 13:00 - 03:00
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant food, really accommodating and friendly service. Visited twice this holiday and not disappointed. Great for children. Try stuffed burgers ... quality!

Thank Alison S
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Nice food hot and tasty very good on price and like they children. Service is fast and are very nice people

1 Thank Paul M
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The Reef is a must visit restaurant if you are stopping off in Petra. We ate there several times on our visit ,the menu is very good with something for everyone. There is also a terrace over looking the sea. The owner always had time for a chat. They also have some sun beds on the beach that are free... More 

1 Thank Phil T
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We only ate at Reef once, so this review isn't totally reflective of the establishment. I ordered special pizza, which was delicious and enough for 2 people. But my partner ordered the Dorado. Unfortunately they filleted it without asking whether this is how it was wanted, and amongst the meat these were many bones hidden, so while eating the fish... More 

Thank Monica P
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We visited the Reef a few times on our holiday this year. Their kleftico is one of the best we have tasted. The restaurant may be a Euro or two dearer than others but the quality of food is exceptional, it is well presented and the portions are a good size. Well worth a visit.

1 Thank robbeduf
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70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Came here last yr and can only say it's still very nice to eat here the staff are really nice and the food was once again very good will be going back before we fly home please try you would be disappointed

1 Thank morganleigh
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The boys wanted a pizza this came up in Google so we went The pizzas were ok good base and ok toppings, I had the spaghetti with prawns not the best I at 14 euro I was looking for a good rich prawn based veloute sauce but it was tomatoes with prawns on the top missing a treat there! The... More 

Thank Adam E
Brighton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Great food friendly service Costa is very attentive try the sardines best in the town or even the pizza but a top tip always share one between two huge isn't the word.

Thank John8843
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Right beside the beach. Run by Costa and his family. Very relaxing to sit, drink and watch the sun go down. Also typical fresh Greek dishes to eat. Good service and atmosphere.

1 Thank Clonard1
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

While visiting Petra for the day we stopped in to have lunch. We both had gyros with fries and Greek village salad. The server was very friendly, the food was served quickly and the views amazing.

1 Thank kovrasfamily

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$39
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Pizza, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Beach, Petra 811 09, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Northeast Aegean Islands  >  Lesbos  >  Petra
  • Phone Number: +30 2253 041488

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