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Marco Polo Cafe

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42, Ag. Fanuriu str. Old Town, Rhodes Town 85100, Greece
+30 2241 025562
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181 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

We had rather high expectations for this restaurant at the recommendation of our hotel and even had reservations made 2 days prior to ensure we could get in. The reason I am giving this such a low rating is the interaction we had with the restaurant staff. This is a family owned restaurant like most here in Rhodes. The "mother"... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Nice setting ...hidden away on a raised terrace. The red house wine was very good. We had lamb chops and sea bream. Both were very tasty. The lamb would have been better with a few vegetables...served with a bit of mash only. For dessert we had lemon cream which was very tasty. The restaurant was busy and quite lively.

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Thank Minty47
Ely, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

What a find! Its situation and location is well hidden in the old town. Blink and you will easily go past it. We had to book in advance which apparently is par for the course for this fantastic little restaurant. The menu is great and offers lots of choice for meat and fish lovers (try the lamb cutlets in red... More 

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Thank ian2711
Newry, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Perfect in every way. The location maybe a little tricky to find, but once you do, the experience will have you going back again. The 'momma' is a darling, as were her 'boys'. Made you feel very much like an old friend, when you have only just met. The staffs knowledge of the menu was fantastic & the relaxed way... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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137 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

This restaurant is top-notch with great food and a wonderful outside patio. The service is excellent and the atmosphere is very relaxed and happy. Do not miss it!

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Thank B R
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

The staff are lovely and friendly and the outdoor area has a great lively atmosphere. Marco Polo definitely was the best place to eat in Rhodes, we had the special of the night a pork belly and it was succulent and the flavours melted in your mouth. Given you have to book usually a couple of days in advance shows... More 

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Thank Karla C
Paris, France
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2015

The place is beautiful and romantic, and dinner on the terrace was very pleasant. We were well advised by the server, and the dishes were ecxellent: greec salad, seafood, lamb, and I recommend a tiramisu for the dessert. Everything is homemade, and the lady of the house will takes care of you. They will offer you a delicious and made... More 

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Thank Valentine7475
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

'Marco Polo' doesn't really sound authentic greek, but the food is delicious. The best food by far that we at the limited number of days we were at Rhodes and Simi. The waiter was charming and took all the time to explain us the wines on the wine list being quite knowledgeable. Great place for authentic Greek dinner. It is... More 

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Thank colla3
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Everything was lovely. Food was very good. Wonderful ambiance and attentive service. Special treat were the homemade lemon and berry liqueurs. Worth the stroll down the narrow streets of Old Town.

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Thank ReginaBonney
Paris, France
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Perfect restaurant, very good food in a nice and quiet courtyard in the old town. The owners are friendly and give you good advices. The food is perfectly cooked and the menue is various and unusual. This is THE place where we go each time we have a stop to Rhodos.... and it is always the same pleasure !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Greek
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42, Ag. Fanuriu str. Old Town, Rhodes Town 85100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Rhodes Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2241 025562

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?