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Asteras Greek Taverna

347 Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
+1 250-716-0451
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast lamb” (77 reviews)
“calamari” (81 reviews)
“spanakopita” (40 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 23:00All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
347 Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 875 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Friends treated us to a dinner here and we had the best time! We were greeted at the door with a genuine welcome and seated quickly. Service was superior and the food unbelievable! We will be back!

Thank Joanne K
Reviewed 4 days ago

My family and I have been here several times, and every one was a joy. The owners are friendly, and regularly present in the restaurant to make sure everything is running smoothly. They also appear to be natively Greek (guessing by the accent) and it...More

Thank Gilbert T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Some owner acting lady named chris was helpful and enthusiastic. Out servers name was reanne and she was good too but seemed flustered and forgot a lot of what we were asking. She was nice and cheerful though. Restaurant is in a cool old house...More

Thank Sasha H
Reviewed 5 days ago

great food, good portions so half plate options make it very economical gourmet dining. Great for couples..had our anniversary dinner and left well satisfied.

Thank hbhartu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easily accessible in the 'old town' area, has not disappointed in several visits over the past few years. Very warm and responsive staff, who clearly want you to enjoy your overall dining experience. Food is consistently excellent. Portions are large without being overwhelming. Reservations are...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant was a wonderful experience! The service was great, the atmosphere was comfortable, the food was very good and the prices were good. They made you feel at home. We are new to Greek cuisine and they were extremely helpful. We can't wait to...More

Thank rjheb79
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group had lunch mid week at Asteras. The decor is great, very colorful and puts you in the mind for Greek food. The server was very good, paid attention to our table for refills of water and coffee, gave us space to enjoy the...More

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very nice family restaurant in downtown Nanaimo. Good attentive service. Excellent food. Reasonably priced. The owner is very accommodating. I strongly recommend this restaurant to visitors of this harbour city.

Thank Benjamin L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owner is as always extremely hospitable and so welcoming to my family and me. We're always greeted with open arms, and the service is excellent. Next is the food. I usually have the slow roasted lamb, which falls off the bone. It's super tasty,...More

Thank Niki T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service and food are excellent.....we especially love the roasted lamb. The restaurant is small, so it is best to have reservations.

Thank Carol H
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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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 16:00
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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