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Alykanas Amoudi Road. | Xhoriati Beach, Alykanas 290 90, Greece
+30 2695 083756
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (2 reviews)
“limited menu” (3 reviews)
“pine trees” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
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Alykanas Amoudi Road. | Xhoriati Beach, Alykanas 290 90, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was on a 10 day holiday and did the walk from Alykanas to Shoestring 3 times for lunch. The guys who run it are lovely, nothing too much trouble, food fantastic, best Souvlaki I have ever had !

Thank Dawnie1610
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are coming on holiday for the first time or returning then you have to give this place a visit and hopefully you will not be disappointed. The food is very good along with the service. During your visit you can take in the...More

Thank stephanie_blachnio
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Lovely location with good views to enjoy whilst dining, friendly helpful proprietor (ess) Prompt service, nice cold beers. Probably the best Greek salad on the island. Looking forward to visiting again soon.

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a place you must visit whilst you in Alykanese. Its just a hidden gem ! The food is out of this world (open til 6 pm) cocktails and drinks gorgeous whilst eating your lunch overlooking this beautiful sea sat under the pine trees....More

Thank Chwilowy R
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We were staying in Old Alykanas and did not try Shoestrings until our last day ( purely because it closes at 6pm and we were never back from the beach that early )We had actually only popped in for a drink but it was so...More

2  Thank feebag
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

After reading the lovely reviews we couldn't wait to try it ourselves, well we did eventually find it 😀 Only to find it has closed for the winter 😱

Thank Mic-Doodie
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Had a walk on a cloudy day and decided to follow their signs - good 25 minutes walk from where we were staying but what a find. Beautiful hilltop location overlooking the sea. It is mainly a bar and is only open till 6pm but...More

Thank Wendym7as
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This place is a real find, just a beach bar really and closes at 6pm. Very nice food, a little different than your usual snacks. Marinated olives and feta, Hummus and tzatziki dips etc. Wine price was higher than expected 5.95 e for a half...More

Thank purplehaze2016
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We spent the morning on the small quiet beach that was perfect to me as I could just hear the waves then went to shoestring for lunch. We ordered the sharing meze €15 but also the calamari €7 as it had been mentioned in a...More

Thank Stella S
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We were recommended to try this place & took our time before we visited, because it was nearly a miles walk from our hotel in Ammoudi & they only serve food from 10-6pm; but today we went for it. The food was amazing - very...More

Thank Heidi B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alykanas Amoudi Road. | Xhoriati Beach, Alykanas 290 90, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Zakynthos  >  Alykanas
  • Phone Number: +30 2695 083756
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If your staying in Alykanas/Amoudi this summer and fancy exploring other destinations of the island try a stroll / horse and cart ride to Old Alykanas.
Shoestring Restaurant caters for both lunch and evening service

Shoestring restaurant is currently trading in lunch service only (10:00 - 5:30) till further notice!
Please do not make the journey down in the evening.
Sorry for any disappointment.

If you would like directions please do not hesitate to contact.