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27 Apellou | Old town, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
+30 2242 022133
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“potatoes” (11 reviews)
“saganaki” (11 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
27 Apellou | Old town, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
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11 - 20 of 256 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is AMAZING. A must if you are in Kos. All so fresh and delicious. I will definitely visit again :)

Thank Emyweez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ensure at least one visit here every time we visit Kos. Delicious, authentic, reasonably priced Greek food, a welcomed experience following many tourist restaurants. The service has always been exceptional for us, albeit we often visit for lunch as opposed to an evening meal,...More

Thank PhilHislop
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food at a very reasonable price in a traditional characterful building we finally found after searching for four days .

1  Thank Shane F
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Self, wife and sister in law revisited the Elia (last visit 3 years ago). Ambiance, service and food still first class. Generally always quiet at lunch time which suits us fine.

Thank KenTeal
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

After reading plenty of good reviews about this authentic Greek restaurant we thought we would give it a try When entering waiter was very attentive and we sat at a table inside, menus delivered that was the start of our problems, trying to order some...More

Thank Nigel51
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

4 of us went here the other day and the food we had was absolutely amazing. We ordered a lot of the mezze plates so we could all share and try things. One of us was vegetarian so we only ordered veggie items and there...More

Thank Liz D
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal in Elia with friendly staff and good vibe. Good to eat in a place where locals also appear to go. Mezze looked good on other tables and the grilled shrimp looked good. Chicken and pork dishes we had were substantial and well presented....More

Thank Andy&Babs
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Always wanting to try this restaurant on our visits to Kos, this year we finally made it. The food was very very good. The staff are knowledgeable and gave us good pointers on what to choose. The house wine was also excellent. We had a...More

Thank Ayseronay
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Discovered this restaurant the last time we were in Kos and it has not failed us yet! The staff are mega friendly, so much so, they remembered us from our last visit. Imagine how many people they must see year in year out, for them...More

Thank AHowe70
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Super night at Elia, full of locals which is always a good sign, knowledgeable staff to assist you with the local menu and best choices of drinks and food to suit your taste buds!

Thank Mark R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Apellou | Old town, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2242 022133
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