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Koukos Traditional Greek Restaurant

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Mandilara Nikiforou 20-22 | Koukos Traditional Guest House, Rhodes Town 85100, Greece
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+30 2241 073022
06:00 - 05:59
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Traditional Greek food done right - fresh, simple, and in large quantities. And sooooo tasty. Our party of three agreed it was hands down the best dining experience in our five weeks travelling through Europe (including France and Italy!). Value for money was exceptional.

Thank greekfangirl
Majorca, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This year I went back to Rhodes with my 1,5Kg dog. It's a tradition for me to go to koukos to have one of their delicious sokolatopita but unfortunately they didn't let me in ... :(

Thank _Andy_RH_140
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best moussaka ever 7.50 and sooooo good! It's homemade and delish! The bartender here k owe how to make a gin & tonic .... perfect ending to the day. :-)

Thank kimmie89450
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on two evenings and one lunchtime. On each occasion the staff were very attentive and informative of the food available. The décor is interesting with many items from the past. The kitchen is on view and the range of food available should satisfy most people. The meals were well presented and tasted even better. Would definitely return... More 

Thank David H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authentic greek food in an authentic greek place. Great atmosphere and very tasty food. Been a few times with my wife great wines as well. If your in rhodes town definite must...

Thank aussieboy26
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was recommended to Koukos by our hotel clerk as a good example of the local cuisine and she had good reason. On a cold December night, there was a good atmosphere with a warming log fire, and the staff too were warm and friendly. I chose some mezze, local sausages, butter beans and baked cheese, and my only problem... More 

Thank Peter B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Love this restaurant. Very popular and is open all year round. Great food, drinks and service. Overall a staple in Rhodes.

Thank Dorothy L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Myself & my partner visited here & found the food very nice with a lot of different types of food to choose from & the owners are really friendly xx

Thank Andrea S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

From breakfast to dinner always very good service and superb food. Always busy. We have been there many tines and the quality is the standard.

Thank erdogan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

The food is very good and the waiters very friendly. A place to visit again! We enjoyed it very much.

Thank Annie W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Mediterranean, Greek
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 05:59
06:00 - 05:59
06:00 - 05:59
06:00 - 05:59
06:00 - 05:59
06:00 - 05:59
06:00 - 05:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mandilara Nikiforou 20-22 | Koukos Traditional Guest House, Rhodes Town 85100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Rhodes Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2241 073022
"Here you can smell Greece" In the center of the town, at the bustling pedestrian 'Nikiforos Mandilara', you can find the traditional rooms of KOUKOS. A traditional listed building since 1930 combines perfectly accommodation and restaurant services. KOUKOS has traditional suites fully equipped with fireplace for the winter season, TV, A/C, free internet and room service. Bed in sofa, handmade carpets and decoration in collectives and antiques. Inner place with classic characteristics of ald architecture will travel you in the old Rhodian era. If you wish to feel the magic of old Rhodes, KOUKOS is the ideal place. Leaving the block of rooms you will find the restaurant. Traditional wood oven burns since early morning in order to prepare your breakfast. Hot bread, pies and sweets baked in wood oven hand made by us with selective local products. Kitchen delivers traditional Rhodian recipes for meze and baked food, but also meat and fish in charcoals. Varieties of salad and appetizers. Traditional koulouria (fresh local pasta) all made with care and tradition. KOUKOS bar is where you can taste Greek coffee in ember (Hovoli), Traditional Souma spirit and local wines. The place includes library for relaxation and also conference room with TV and projector. Food and drinks can be served all day.

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