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Socratous Garden

124, socratous street, Rhodes Town, Greece
+30 2241 076955
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tuna salad” (4 reviews)
“crepes” (4 reviews)
“baklava” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
124, socratous street, Rhodes Town, Greece
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

A beautiful garden and relaxing environment away from the shopping streets . Good service at reasonable prices and good choice off drinks

Thank eagle1948
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

The ambience at Socratous is its main attraction. A lovely garden courtyard setting. We visited on a cloudy day but I can imagine with its mixture of trees, umbrellas and other vegetation it would be a great place to relax away from the heat and...More

Thank Smileydeb
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Came here after being recommended by a guide book and were glad we did. It is situated at the opposite end of the road to all the other restaurants and bars which are at the bottom near the harbour and is tucked away up an...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The delightful garden has fountains and cats waiting for scraps. The best ever Gemistis - stuffed pepper and tomatoes garnished with tziziki and dolmades. No pita bread. Only white bread unfortunately. Bill with a large beer and two large stuffed vegetable platters was E21.50. Easy...More

Thank Jilliana R
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Lovely peaceful gardens hidden away from the crowds. Had coffee and baklava, which was delicious, just what was needed to revive us after walking around the old town.

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 20 March 2017

What a place to escape from the crowds, food great, staff great and even got a whistle from the parrot! All in all a fantastic place!

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Looking for a light lunch after a tour of Grandmasters Palace and delving into nearby galleries we chanced upon this off the street restaurant with capacious outdoor seating around fountains and large trees. Being off-season seemed to be a one-man front-of-house but service was pleasant...More

Thank garjon47
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Beautiful, tranquil, sub tropical gardens through an archway half way up Socrates Street. Ouzo is as cheap as anywhere in town (2.7 Euro at time of writing). Very friendly service and clean toilets. Great for an early morning coffee (or ouzo) - opens around 9...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Lovely stop off in the middle of the old town, not cheap but worth it, try a crepe, they are lovely, nice cool place

Thank Oliver S
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Such a wonderful friendly little place ,greeted like an old friend and made to feel very welcome and never pressured into ordering quickly or buying more than you want Socrates garden is a little haven away from the business of the main streets of the...More

1  Thank 1960sally
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Chris C
6 June 2015|
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Response from janet s | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chris, as far as I know dogs are allowed on the beach all year round
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124, socratous street, Rhodes Town, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Rhodes Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2241 076955
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