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Character Italian Restaurant & Lounge Bar

) #26 of 140 Restaurants in Fira €€ - €€€ Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
Ipapantis, Fira 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 021816
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Ipapantis, Fira 847 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

While visiting Fira and wondering around with my friend we took a table in character Italian restaurant in Fira. Amazing view, quick and gentle service, (I am just wondering why people might have written some bad comments about staff and service about this restaurant) and...More

1  Thank elena45
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a beautiful setting for our dinner,food was fab as we're the cocktails Perfect setting to a fab holiday

Thank Charmaine R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely restaurant, all fresh and organic and menu a little different to others. Really good food and a spectacular esspresso Martini to finish

Thank Ep0na
Reviewed 1 week ago

the food was amazing. i tried the pizza(the best i have ever had) the salad also with real mozzarella and tomato was perfect and of course the sea food was great

Thank papaioannoumanolis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm italian and some days ago with my husband we were so curious to take a taste of italian cousine in Santorini so we found Character, a very chic restaurant with a fantastic view of Santorini's Caldera. We tryied a fabulous octopus with fava cream,...More

Thank Chiara Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was very rude. I was told to sit whereever I wanted, even though I just wanted a drink. When I set in the front behind the glass windows I was told that those tables where for the people who ordered something to eat....More

Thank Martine W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pure and elegant Italian cuisine at the most beautiful terrace on the caldera. Excellent Santorini wines list!

Thank Stela K
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Dined here with friends on holiday in Santorini. Excellent views and friendly helpful wait staff. The food was very fresh and everyone enjoyed their meals. I had a vegetarian pasta dish that was very fresh and tasty but not memorable. For the lovely view and...More

Thank cmakki
Reviewed 21 October 2016

By the time you've walked from the gondola to this place and you think you'll keep looking...Stop. This place is great and why walk further for the same prices, same food and a less attentive staff when it's here. Eat, Drink, be spoiled and enjoy...More

Thank SteveHH1943
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If you are looking for a nice view and a place to have a quick drink or two -- this place is great. If you are looking for good food, go somewhere else. My friend had the worst Greek salad of our trip there, I...More

1  Thank tommyDFTL1
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Saniya M
Hi Can we make private bookings? We are a large group of 35 people. We were wondering whether it is possible to book the place for lunch? Thanks
17 May 2016|
Response from ΒΑΣΙΛΙΚΗ Ν | Property representative |
Hi Saniya, Thank you for your message. I would appreciate if you could send us an email at info@character.gr so I can send you all the details you might need. Vasiliki Nomikou
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Hi! I was wondering if its possible to just do walk-ins during July or should I make reservations way in advance? Thanks!
24 March 2016|
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Hi Does this restaurant have live music every night? Thanks
24 August 2015|
Response from jennie n |
No. Only Tuesday Thursday and Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ipapantis, Fira 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 021816
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Perched above Santorini’s famous caldera, offering a breathtaking view of its surroundings and the world famous sunset, Character invites you to take a magical journey in authentic, pure Italian cuisine. Chef Branislav Mladenovic prepares for you some of the finest fresh pasta, pizza and Italian dishes on Santorini.Reserve your perfect table and immerse yourself into a culinary journey of rich, original Italian flavors from Tuscany, Bari and San Remo, served in the most idyllic environment in the world.
Fresh fish and our exceptional selection of award-winning wines and signature cocktails come to complement this magical experience.