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Vanilia

#21 of 140 Restaurants in Fira
Certificate of Excellence
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Firostefani, Fira 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 025631
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Markham, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Although we advised that we were only there for predinner snacks and drink, we were shown to an amazing table which would have an incredible view of sunset. Appreciative of this as they didn't try to hold their better table for dinner crowd. Appetizers were delicious and beers came in individual beer coolers to keep it cold. Staff was excellent.... More 

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Seattle
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47 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Eat here on the recommendation of our hotel. Really liked the atmosphere, comfort and food of this restaurant. It was a cool night so they enclosed it with transparant screening and had very attractive fire lamps that added to the atmosphere and comfort. Enjoyed our meals and the service was very good. Would return here first if we visit Santorini... More 

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Australia
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This place felt a little posh compared to the multitude of tourist taverns. The food was decent and the service excellent. We really liked the fried zucchini and eggplants here.

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Thank ow21
Paris, France
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Had dinner there, it was cosy and warm ( we went there on a cold moonless night ) and staff was friendly. Food was delicious especially the fried anchovies and tarama dip that came with warm, home made pita bread. We ordered a chicken kebab with rice, stuffed tomato, pepper and zucchini with herb rice and grilled lamb chops served... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Went here on our last night in Santorini. Almost all of us had lamb chops, and we thoroughly enjoyed them. Juicy, well seasoned and plentiful, I would definitely go back

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Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
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236 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

The restaurant is located beautifully with a superb view on the Caldera. The menu is too short for my taste. They have three kinds of Souvlaki and few other main dishes, that's way too less. We wanted to have a full dinner there but only ate starters and went to Paria for the main course. The service is nice and... More 

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Thank Christian W
Kent, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

We walked pass this restaurant many time and looks lovely from outside, so we gave it a try. As previous reviews say strange staff and cold food, couldn't wait to get out of there.

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Port Washington, United States
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

We sat on top of the restaurant with an excellent view of the sea. It was a lovely setting and I fell in love with the Tomato Ball appetizer. My husband and shared a mixed appetizer plate and were offered a complimentary wine cordial which he said was very smooth. (I don't drink.) The Greek coffee was exceptional. The service... More 

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Thank Robbi D
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94 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We booked a table for 18 people the night before our wedding and the staff and food were fantastic. My family is Greek and I can say that the food is authentic. Best Moussaka I have ever had. They handled the large group with ease and a good time was had by all.

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Thank Thalassophile
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate at Vanilia a couple of days ago and had a lovely time. Being the end of the season we were surprised the restaurant was full but the exceptional food and sevice soon explained why. It was too cold for the roof terrace, but the enclosed ground floor was lovely and cosy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Firostefani, Fira 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 025631

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?