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The dolphin

Main street, Paleokastritsa, Greece
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood pasta” (3 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, European
$$ - $$$
Main street, Paleokastritsa, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We came here on the first night opening... The views over the bay are just amazing and listening to the sea right underneath you was so relaxing. The hubby had beef stifado and i had seafood spaghetti and it was gorgeous. The lady who owns...More

1  Thank julie f
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Lots of steps down to this place but don't let that put you off, at the bottom is a lovely welcoming eatery with fantastic views and good food. The steak was very good and the special pizza was amazingly good, best I've ever had. All...More

Thank petadqb
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

We visited here on a day trip to this lovely place. A young man was sat outside and we were looking for somewere nice to eat he said he could highly recommended the restaurant and especially the seafood pasta. Well we couldn't resist so thought...More

Thank wendyjayne
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Visited again this September, were staying a good hour away on the bus from Nissaki, but worth every minute. Have stayed in Paleo a good few times recently, but even if elsewhere on the isle, wee love to visit a few special places with special...More

Thank Cowzie
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent meal at the Dolphin restaurant in Palaeokstritsa. My husband had seafood pasta & I had the caneloni . He has had a lot of seafood pasta all over the world & rated this as one of if not the best he's...More

Thank 54dee
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Simple family restaurant with lovely views. Service was very good, food again very good, pleasant ambience overlooking the sea. Immaculate too. Food wise a fairly typical choice for this area, lamb was delicious, portions are large and the staff delightful. Highly recommended.

Thank Falcoflyer
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews we expected more. Unfortunately, the dinner is very basic. If you order a cucumber salad don't expect more than a cucumber :) more a snackbar...

Thank Argus1992
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Great authentic, family run taverna; very welcoming and friendly. Food delicious - we had a very yummy moussaka and on another occasion, beautifully cooked chicken souvlaki. Everything cooked to order. Fabulous views overlooking one of the bays. We got a free dessert which was again,...More

1  Thank kimski44
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Went to the Dolphin three times during our stay in Paleokastritsa. The location is superb overlooking part of the bay, and is matched by the quality of the food. They serve traditional Greek food. We had Sofrito, lamb souvlaki, and lamb chops, washed down with...More

Thank 168terry10
Reviewed May 28, 2017

lovely restaurant with amazing views. friendly staff nothing is too much trouble. varied menu and good value for money. I ate here quite a few times as i was staying in the rooms above. its location is on the main road opposite the Odysseus Hotel....More

Thank susiesue24
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July 10, 2017|
Response from karen a | Reviewed this property |
hi i am not sure don't think so but it isn't far to walk turn right at harbour stay on the same side and it is about 10 min walk you will see it then go down some steps food is gorgeous with fab views beautiful place xhope... More
May 23, 2016|
Response from Michelle L | Reviewed this property |
There is parking available along the main road.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main street, Paleokastritsa, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Corfu  >  Paleokastritsa
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