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La Vaporetta

Akti Georgiou Gennimata, Greece
+30 2246 071665
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good18%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (5 reviews)
“king prawns” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, International, European
€€ - €€€
Akti Georgiou Gennimata, Greece
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

Went twice during our stay in Symi. First because it was our daughter & husband last night on Symi & we left La Vaporetta as the best for last & Second visit just because the first was so, so good. Had monkfish, steak, saute mussels...More

Thank Terry Q
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch on our first day in Symi having beautifully cooked seabass and pesto tagliatelle. It was so good we came back for dinner on our second (and final) evening. The restaurant is right on the water overlooking the bay and the...More

Thank Naomi R
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent Italian food by the quay side, watch the fishes in the clear blue sea as you eat wonderfully prepared food and a good selection of wines. Treat yourself, its worth it.l

Thank ryandanielward
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Booked by our hotel as a good restaurant and looking forward to it. Didn't consult trip adviser first. As others have noted the service here is strangely aloof, not in keeping with Symi at all. Food was over priced. Hunted for the seafood in my...More

Thank David N
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a local restaurant were we could get a pizza, a salad, and a beer. This place came through with flying colors. Menu is in at least 5 languages; they had 4-5 different salads; over 20 different pizzas to choose from as...More

Thank Teeuh
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Greta staff, great food, super location. The reviews on here definitely do not do it justice because it really is excellent - but I guess that it's down to the clientele on TA who are perhaps after something more chavvy! If you tire of Greek...More

Thank LucySharpPR
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We've spent a week in Symi eating and drinking and this is the pick of them. Also at the Tripadvisor's top ranked restaurants and they were average.

Thank Grays77
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely location. Food average but expensive for what it was. Rather pretentious. Wouldn't rush back!

Thank Lynda F
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here with our daughter sitting by the water enjoying the beauty of Symi. The Italian menu is very good with fresh fish and plenty of pasta choices. We had the bruschetta and fried calamari which was perfect for lunch. The service was...More

Thank 1954Elizabeth
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Great Greek hospitality and incredible Italian food combined in one place. La Vaporetta was indeed the best restaurant in Symi!! The food is truly Italian cooked by an Italian chef and all the employees were incredibly polite and happy to explain the entire menu to...More

Thank Maria A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akti Georgiou Gennimata, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Symi
  • Phone Number: +30 2246 071665
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