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Rose Garden Taverna

Port Vathi, Vathy, Greece
+30 2645 051216
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“stifado” (9 reviews)
“cake” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Port Vathi, Vathy, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had visited the island a few years ago, and came back this summer for a slightly longer break. Most of the restaurants in Meganisi are great, but the Rose Garden is the one that stands out for us. We ate there 4 or 5...More

Thank Karl M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely spot by the harbour for genuine homemade Greek food, fabulous gigandes, tzatziki, fresh fish and more. Friendly and helpful owners who also run the best supermarket in town next door. Their homemade orange cake is to die for. Really a very lovely place. Along...More

Thank LondonBessie
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We ate here twice during our holiday in Meganissi. The food was excellent and the atmosphere was friendly and welcoming. It is right by the square where there is always something going on - shadow puppetry (!?) or Greek Dancing. Very enjoyable. One evening it...More

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

First visited this place 15 years ago on a sailing trip. It's still a great little spot. Traditional home coked Greek dishes and they are yummy.

Thank Kath G
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We were returning to the lovely island of Meganissi after three years and whilst it has changed a bit, the wonderful friendly people, Hecktor & Effi, who own Rose's Tavern are just as helpful, friendly and attentive as they have always been. The homemade Mousaka...More

1  Thank tomamoses
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Visited during a flotilla sailing holiday & so glad we managed to get two nights here due to weather. Typical Greek hospitality in a welcoming & friend environment. This is an amazing place & seriously recommend the Beef Stifado. The service is fab & had...More

Thank Gudie27
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We ate here every other night on our recent visit to Meganisi. They do a great range of traditional Greek food backed up by lovely friendly service. Effi and Stathis make a variety of home made dishes, the Kleftico is one of the best I...More

1  Thank oblib
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Effie and Hector work so hard to please their customers and the food is gorgeous too. The taverna is along side the harbour wall in Vathy and the village square so you can dine with yacht people and the locals making a relaxed and sociable...More

1  Thank JaneAllen46
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Stayed at the Rose Garden apartments for the 2nd year running and ate here 75% of the time. Superb, fresh food and Effie's puddings (complimentary) are to die for. If there is anything you particularly want which is not on the menu let Effie know...More

Thank MelthamTraveller
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing. Have the swordfish souvlaki....A great atmosphere at the restaurant beside the port with great staff

Thank bonewheel
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17 April 2017|
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Response from Zzz K | Reviewed this property |
Any small islands in Greece or neighbouring countries, I would advise taking cash. They are all safe place. More than our homes in the uk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port Vathi, Vathy, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Meganisi  >  Vathy
  • Phone Number: +30 2645 051216
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