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Ellis Restaurant

#48 of 145 Restaurants in Fira
Certificate of Excellence
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Fira Santorini | Caldera, Kato, Fira 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 025636
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Leeds, UK
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168 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This wasn't the best place we ate at but very friendly staff, food was fine just not special - lovely views of caldera and sunset

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Thank Shinyhead69
Larnaka City, Cyprus
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205 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky to make it to this restaurant last week before it closed down for the season. Had a lovely table for six just as the sun was setting. We shared starters of warmed fava beans and tzatziki and pitta then had various chicken dishes and moussaka, all were delicious and served with a smile. House wine in a... More 

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Vredehoek
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Would recommend the pork meal although the menu as a great variety of seafood and traditional food. The pork wa excellent. Value for money and amazing view of the caldera and volcanic island. A must to at least go once to this restaurant on your trip.

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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228 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and we are so happy they did. The food was wonderful from the Bruschetta, Ciziki and Jaganaki appetizers to the Shrimp, Moussaka, Octopus and Mussels entrees. The wait staff was amazing. They did more than simply take your order and check back periodically. They spent time talking with you and took many photos of our... More 

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Thank KarenM1_10
Boston, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Everything was incredible from the view, staff, location and most importantly the food. Would definitely recommend the octopus starter (best we had on the island) and the sea bream. Both were done very simply and to perfection. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Shazose
Dublin Island, Sierra Leone
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing everything from kind staff, delightful chef, amazing delicious food and great location/view/atmosphere. Worth finding, but on the edge of touristy area so easy to miss unless you're looking for it. Very cute restaurant with multiple terrace levels. Very quite in October so service really attentive. Chef even came out to say hi and was so kind to give delicious... More 

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Heraklion Prefecture, Greece
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

we had a wonderfull dinner here .....it is perfect for watching the sunset if you get a table outside.....

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

A chaotic but very relaxing restaurant. We had a great time interacting with other guests, an atmosphere created by the hyped up young waiter (Manuel) and the quirky owner (Mr Faulty). Oh and the food was very good, let Mr Faulty guide you on selections and if you play along you'll get free carafes of wine. The waiter was flirting... More 

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Thank MAKAMK
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Well, I sit here now whit a liter of complimentary red wine it's dark, girlfriend next to me and the Greek music in the background ( but enough about me ). This place is awesome, great view and very polite staff. We had one of the 3 tables out towards the sunset, had the variety Ouzo (chefs specials) as a... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We intended to only stay for a drink, but thankfully stayed for dinner. Excellent service and food in a beautiful setting. Very generous portions!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$53 - US$106
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fira Santorini | Caldera, Kato, Fira 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 025636
Description
Ellis Restaurant is an open-air terraces overlooking the big caldera of Santorini island,serving creative Mediterranean cuisine prepared with local products.One of the Best Mediterranean & Local Greek Cuisine in Fira Santorini.Enjoy the best creative cuisine in Santorini made by the best Chefs.The perfect choice for couples, groups, families or for those who desire a special dinner on the cliffs at the Caldera of Santorini.The old sea captain's house has been converted and renovated to a beautiful Restaurant with a big inside hall and 2 levels open-air terraces.Fresh Seafood by Santorinian and Greek recipes from typical local dishes, and wines of Santorini.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?