We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Philosophia Beach Taverna

Pefkos, Greece
+30 2244 048044
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baguette” (22 reviews)
“fillet steak” (12 reviews)
“moussaka” (33 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pefkos, Greece
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (1,212)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 1,086 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Having visited Dapapa a few days prior to Philosophia, there were many similarities to be drawn; namely the stunning coastal backdrop that both eateries boast (they can’t be more than 200 metres from each other), and of course the amazing food. Having said that, both...More

Thank Hayesfever
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful setting but not great food quality, mousakka was burnt around edges. Overpriced for what we had. Dearest meal we had out

Thank Lynne A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great taverna. The people are superb and the food is excellent. Definitely worth a visit. We visited here 4 years ago, and it hasn't changed. We had the lobster back then which was wonderful. This time we had the meze for lunch...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sadly you pay for the location, which it has to be said is wonderful. Unfortunately it does not compensate for the average, overpriced food and ok service

Thank HargofLancs
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visit Philosophia each year we are in Pefkos, and this year was no exception. The views are superb as ever, the service is first rate, and the ambience is wonderful. I ordered pork loin done with a balsamic reduction which was delicious. The dessert...More

Thank Ginandor
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Located on a little cliff top by the sea, Philosophia offers a beautiful, romantic location for a delicious dinner. Wooden tables, fairy lights and great views. Very friendly staff and child friendly too. The menu was fantastic. Reasonably priced for the quality. I loved my...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had booked this before even starting our holiday on recommendation. The setting of the place looking over the beach and the bay is lovely and we wanted to see the sunset from there, which we did. However, the food was very disappointing. Tsasiki and...More

Thank Denise G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I'll start by saying: go there. Just go there. Make time. Make the effort. Just go there. You'll be sorry if you miss it. Just go there. I chose this as the place for a marriage proposal. Here are the little details: 1. The restaurant...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing location. Sadly food & service (acceptable) but didn't correspond to premium price of dishes in comparison to other restaurants in area.

Thank LadyLynda62
Reviewed 6 days ago

This taverna is well worth seeking out for anyone looking for a delicious meal set in the most romantic environment. The tables are set outside in a courtyard overlooking the sea, go at sunset and watch the reflections on the water. Dinner, from the varied...More

Thank Valley_Girl_Mond
Nearby Restaurants
Taverna Nikolas Restaurant
798 reviews
.53 km away
Flyers Beach Bar Restaurant
518 reviews
.29 km away
Kyma Beach Restaurant
974 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Zig Zag Bar Pefkos
239 reviews
.63 km away
Pefkos Beach
1,129 reviews
.20 km away
Plakia Beach
288 reviews
.93 km away
Rock Garden
88 reviews
.48 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
mary r
20 April 2017|
Response from Gilly J | Reviewed this property |
Hi If you look up on the beach you will see it, its in the middle and the terrace over looks the beach
Ian G
3 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from DANNY M | Reviewed this property |
Yep, no problem.
David H
14 January 2015|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from AshleyCollishaw | Reviewed this property |
Philosophia has modern Greek food, prawns with mastika cream sauce and veg' is outstanding. If you use taverna's in Greece and are fairly food savvy you realise the slightly heightened prices are reasonable, I always look at... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pefkos, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Pefkos
  • Phone Number: +30 2244 048044
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing