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Achilles Well - CLOSED

Main Sreet | Petri, Petra 811 08, Greece
+30 697 981 1406
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good12%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
21 Jun 2015
“Stuffed squid was incredible”
14 Jun 2014
“Changed hands and new name!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Main Sreet | Petri, Petra 811 08, Greece
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Reviewed 21 June 2015

We got a cab up to the village of Petri, and booked it to collect us later. The little taverna with amazing views was the only place open. We both ordered stuffed squid, which was stuffed with rice, mountain herbs and orange, and was the...More

Thank May J
Reviewed 15 June 2014 via mobile

This is now called the Petri and isn't a patch on what it used to be! We went via taxi up to the village of Petri as last year we had an amazing meal as we watched the beautiful sunset. What a difference, last year...More

1  Thank Shelleyb65
Reviewed 6 October 2013

Walked up to petri one morning had lovely home made orange and lemon juice. Decided to come back for the sun set a few days later( the view is outstanding) This is the story of our evening maybe someone reading this in the restaurant will...More

Thank elizabeth
Reviewed 16 August 2013

Achilles Mess would be a better name for this restaurant. Yes, the views are spectacular and the food tastes ok. We had among other things tasty shrimps saganaki and great tomato soup. But he place needs a cleanup: tables and menu cards are dirty, and...More

1  Thank Arend815
Reviewed 18 June 2013 via mobile

During our stay there were a few cloudy days so when the skies cleared we took to the hills! Nestled on the hill too is the village called Petri. A short and inexpensive taxi ride or a long hot walk the choice is yours but...More

Thank Shelleyb65
Reviewed 20 May 2013

I cannot think of another eatery in the world with a view like this place. High in the mountains overlooking a panorama of Aegean splendor. The food was very good especially the garlic mushrooms but the descent to the facilities was perilous. Much favoured by...More

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 26 September 2012

my wife and i discovered this place last week, during our holiday at lesbos island. in 1 week, we went 4 days to eat again in this fantastic restaurant! not only the view is excellent, also the food !! always fresh and traditional ingredients. a...More

1  Thank koen367
Reviewed 29 August 2012

If you stay in either Petra,Molyvos or Anaxos this resteraunt is a must.It is in Petri just up from Petra. High up in the mountain and the view of Petra and the sunset is stunning and that is just a smallpart of the delights there....More

Thank cazbaby9
Reviewed 4 July 2012

The tavern 'Achilles Well' in the little mountain village Petri on Lesbos is worth a journey. The view from the terrasse is spectacular, the food is excellent, very authentic and underpriced rather than overpriced, and the service very welcoming and friendly. Most of the time,...More

1  Thank cjf55no
Reviewed 5 January 2012

This place is really very special. The views are spectacular, especially at sunset making it a perfect haunt for couples looking for a really special evening that oozes romance. The food is outstanding - the staff respectful and polite; friendly if you want a chat...More

Thank katvgal
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  • Address: Main Sreet | Petri, Petra 811 08, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Northeast Aegean Islands  >  Lesbos  >  Petra
  • Phone Number: +30 697 981 1406
Fantastic traditional restaurant, off the normal tourist trail.
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