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Zorbas Family Taverna

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Apellou, Kos Town 85300, Greece
Name/address in local language
+30 2242 025740
09:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Lunched at this lovely, friendly family restaurant. Calamari, taramasalata and the most amazing mussels in ouzo! A highly recommended treat, great staff.

Thank Cathy D
Perth, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Went for lunch at Zorbas taverna at the square at top of old town. Had meal it was Lamb Zorbas with pastry round done in oven with trimmings and beers. Was fantastic meal will have again and will recommend the taverna to friends and family.

1 Thank Alan D
Oxford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

the service in here is good ,had no hassle good choice of food and a good plateful too,only thing its tucked in a corner at the end of one of the streets in the old town as you go through the shops

1 Thank jwl66
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We had a meal out here during our holiday to Kos and it was awesome. Beautifully situated in a lovely square at the top of the old town, the atmosphere and ambiance was purely Greek. The food was tasty and plentiful (just managed to finish my Mixed Grill), the staff were friendly and helpful and it was reasonably priced. Great... More 

Thank Simon B
Norwich, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

great food lovely ambience, in old town, local, not commercial, one of the best places to eat in Kos town !

1 Thank Kelly M
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63 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Was here yesterday for one day, I adore Greek food and really spoilt for choice.. the food was sooo tasty very traditional, the lamb melted in your mouth washed down with a lovely glass of Rosé. The service was also very good typical Greek hospitality. Planning on making a trip back next year just to sample some more of the... More 

1 Thank sussieuk
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

After frequent, pre-tripadvisor, mistakes during three consecutive vacations we found this restaurant by chance. This Zorbas family-run restaurant offers a huge selection of dishes and flavors of the Greek cuisine. It will take you quite some tome to read their complete menu 😊. We have had dinner here at least 3 times during this vacation and were never disappointed. We... More 

Thank Harry v
Manchester, United Kingdom
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60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I first visited Kos Town and Zorbas restaurant in 2015 and I said then that this restaurant was the best in Kos Town and now being back in 2016 (June) I stand by my words. I could have cried with the greeting I got when walking back into Zorbas it was like being welcomed from old friends and I felt... More 

1 Thank fionagail
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This place looked so sweet and cosy. We just walked around 10 km and we were craving for drinks and sweets. Service was good. Baklava was really nice! The guy told us his mama made it, i don't know for sure but it was good enough to make me doubt it!

1 Thank Kelly P
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Just off piste from Old Town and you find Zorbas.... lovely food at great value... superb hosts all in all a fab evening. We will definately being going back this week. Thankyou !!

2 Thank Andy S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Mediterranean, Greek
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apellou, Kos Town 85300, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2242 025740
A traditional Greek taverna with Greek influence!!!!from the colors till the food!!! Well known homemade Greek recepies cooked always with the most fresh local ingredients!!!! And of course local meat from the island in real bbq!!! Makes everything juicy and unique for sure!!! We try every year to stay true to our love for food and the Greek hospitality!!! Welcome to our family taverna the oldest in the old town!!!

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