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Serif Taverna

1 Platia Platanou, 853 00, Greece
+30 2242 023784
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“grilled meat” (3 reviews)
“borek” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
1 Platia Platanou, 853 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

On the square in Platani since 1960. Well known by tourists and locals. Serif makes in his tiny kitchen beautiful food, greek and turkish style. On frifaynight they have live musci and the atmosphere gets better and better.

Thank Annie W
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

One of the most amazing places you'll ever visit (I've been here more than one hundred times since 1991)! Everything homemade by the father in the little kitchen. Do ask to go in and have a look at what's in the pots! 😉😉 Try: filled...More

Thank Vangelis C
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The staff are very good , making you welcome and proud to show you the kitchen , the food and the chef, The menu is extensive and the good food is washed down with good wine, there own dry white is very good value ,...More

Thank hugmee
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

4 couples with 6 children tried many kebabs and other dishes (see recommended dishes). Everything was well prepared, arrived quickly and was very tasty!

Thank Georgios K
Reviewed 25 July 2017

It was our second visit to Platani village in Kos. The village was recommended by our hotel host Vasilis from Kokalakis hotel in Kefalos. My husband usually lets me pick the place to eat. As we were standing in the middle of the road I...More

Thank cornescumonica
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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

A hidden gem!! This place was recommended by a local, I have since been there 4 times - each time I come to Kos! Amazing food and lovely staff :)

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

If you want to try or drink raki with tasty appetizers you should really visit Serif. All the foods are the best and prices are cheaper than the other all places. And you may see best hospitality and welcoming in Serif..

Thank Merve Y
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Authentic greek taverna with excellent food, super grilled meat; nice music with musicians for a real greek evening, surtaki and bouzouki; delicious dishes; amazing evening; to recommend to friends.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 3 July 2016

My husband and I, both of whom come from a Greek/Mediterranean background went to Serif twice during our stay in Kos--and if you are looking for authenticity--come here! We had a great lunch, with wonderful stuffed vegetables, fantastic eggplant (imam biladi), excellent bread, and a...More

Thank Cara_Jeanne13
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Everything was great and tasty.. Highly recommended. Try zucchini flowers with rice. Delicious :) service was fast and owners are so lovely people. Must visit if you're in Kos.

Thank AsiyeUsta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Platia Platanou, 853 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos
  • Phone Number: +30 2242 023784
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