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Asteras Greek Taverna

347 Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
+1 250-716-0451
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast lamb” (88 reviews)
“calamari” (87 reviews)
“spanakopita” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
347 Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to Asteras for the first time and really enjoyed it. Food was really tasty, best Greek food I've had and really good service. Looking forward to visiting again.

Thank Andre L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was there on February 13th for a business meeting and dinner. All of us had very good meal that were attentively served. Almost too much food but all delicious. Owner is hands on and makes sure he touches each table. The Lamb Shoulder was delicious...More

Thank overlookBc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic authentic Greek cuisine, with a great atmosphere. The food is delicious and the portions are very generous!

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best Greek Restaurant! Great food! Beautiful ambiance. Friendly and professional host Hayley! Well worth the drive. We highly recommend this place!

Thank divastarzz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Asteras is a long time favourite, with wonderful Greek food, excellent service, and lovely surroundings. Their lamb cannot be equaled, and their octopus is delectable. I never have room for dessert.

Thank keen36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food, service and atmosphere. I had the lamb and prawn special and it was spectacular. Generous portions and delicious flavour. My friends thoroughly enjoyed their choices of specials as well. I highly recommend for any occasion!

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Asteras has been around for many years and continues to maintain an excellent food selection. The main courses can be a little daunting but the quality is exemplary. One needs to book well ahead as it is, justifiably very popular. Never had a bad meal...More

Thank Timothy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a reason this restaurant is voted Best Restaurant, best Mediterranean Restaurant and Most Romantic Restaurant in Nanaimo! Kudos to Peter and staff for the amazing food & excellent service all in a unique heritage house that is transformed on the inside - it...More

Thank Rob D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our dinner at Asteras. Gorgeous setting, attentive service, excellent food and wine. Crispy Calmari launced our Asteras adventure. Meals were served well-presented and well-prepared. Plates were generous. Wine was excellent. Highly recommend - but with bottle of wine, one appie, and four plates,...More

Thank Lyse F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome deserts, consistent service and food quality. If busy the owner is quick to ease the pain of waiting for a table... nice touch

Thank Colleen B
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Lainey B
25 November 2017|
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Response from bmcclaskey | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. Food is exceptional 😉
Carolyn G
4 November 2016|
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Response from Brian S | Reviewed this property |
Email the restaurant or call directly. Trip Advisor isn't the place to ask a specific question of the restaurant and expecting an accurate answer by a previous customer.
Nigel R
27 August 2016|
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Response from KiwiSnifters | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I have not had either of these items at Asteras so I'm sorry I cannot help you with your questions. My best suggestion would be to have spoken with the wait staff/manager of your concerns/questions.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 347 Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-716-0451
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