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Taverna Barbas

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6, Evripilou | Agia Marina, Kos Town, Greece
+30(0)6937 142802
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Cramlington, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We found Barbas by chance 5 years ago and have visited every time we have been to Kos since. Vassilis and his staff are fantastic , the food is wonderful and we always look forward to our next visit.

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Thank Jools010990
Worcester, United Kingdom
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281 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

The usual warm welcome from Vassilis and his wife, lovely food and the great ambience of a traditional Greek Taverna. See you next year., we hope!

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Thank WorcesterSource7
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Kos is much quieter this year due to last years refugee crisis, however there are no refugees to be seen now, but businesses are struggling due to the lack of tourists. We accidentally came across this little gem that can be found down the side of the yacht cafe just off the main beach. This is a family business and... More 

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Thank millieb71
Warrington, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Brilliant food! Lovely service - a proper Greek welcome! Brilliant if your looking for somewhere for the Greek specialities!

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Thank Lorraine S
Perth, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

The barbas tavern is short distance from the sea front. I had even meal a number of times and found the cooking to be good. Had Souvlaki one of my favourites and had soup which was also good.

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Thank Alan D
Imola, Italy
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129 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

We visited this restaurant on our first night in Kos and we enjoyed the typical cuisine. We had souvlaki dishes and greek salad - everything was fresh and tasty. And the check was totally fair with the quality and service received. It is not fancy, but really homy.

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Thank MariaLuz G
Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

Found this place on an internet review site - small place tucked away from the buzz of the beachfront bars and restaurants. Food was delicious. Staff very welcoming and friendly.

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Thank macn321
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

I had dinner here a number of times and found the cooking to be very good, with excellent souvlaki and lamb and above all the fish- the whole grilled "fagri" (a type of sea bream) was wonderful, as were the garlic prawns. The house wine was very good as well, and service was friendly and attentive.

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Thank Kerriston
Bristol, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

This taverna is just down the road from Esperides Apartments, Their calamari was great and never rubbery, the swordfish was lovely and the giros or donner kebab is nothing like you would get in the UK and was really tastey. To round off a meal try the Greek Yogurt with Honey and walnuts. Good service with a smile

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Thank winter56
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Heading into town and passed this Taverna. So glad we stopped. Had an excellent Moussaka and my hubby had a lamb dish which was also excellent.

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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
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6, Evripilou | Agia Marina, Kos Town, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town
  • Phone Number: +30(0)6937 142802

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