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Vardiola Taverna

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Porto Koukla, Lithakia 290 92, Greece
+30 2695 053501
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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295 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Within walking distance of where we were staying and one we tried on our first night. We found both the service and the food to be very good. They provide a wide variety of different food styles but we wanted to concentrate on the Greek menu having not been back to Greece for some years. For starters we chose dolmades... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We came here by following the roadsigns. There was a storm on the island and a lot of other tavernas on the road were closed. But what a marvoulous place this is. Authentic greec food and greec music... The menu was made up in 4 lanuages We had the greec plate, some pasticio, dolmades, stuffed bell peper, beef stew, tzaziki... More 

Thank FHuygens
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 September 2016

All were perfect: fresh fish, greek plate, grilled feta, baklava. Great service and nice view. We had a very nice time in this place.

Thank Jakub Z
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Setting looks great. Food was not. Had Stiffado and the meal was cold. The meat was as though it had come from a tin. They came and asked how the meal was when we said it was not very good they walked off. We were not sure whether we could leave without paying. We did pay but we're not offered... More 

Thank pjtuk777
Pijnacker, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 29 August 2016

My partner and I went for diner 3 times here and we had the best diner on the whole of the island of Zakynthos! The place is very beautiful, paid very much attention to detail and authentic decoration. The staff are very kind and polite. They want to make sure you have a nice meal. The taverna is located on... More 

Thank _estrella_muller
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

A really lovely Restaurant! During our holiday we were there for severel times for dinner! The Restaurant boss is a very symphatic Person and he have advised us very well. So he suggested to eat fish. My wife and i have decided to taste the seabass. The boss told us you will never forgett and we will never forgett.. It... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The surroundings were beautiful, really stunning. We went there as it was close to our apartment. The food was okay, but we had much better food at other places. It's below Zakinthos standards. We had a plate of three fish, which was good and stifado. Normally stifado falls apart when you touch it. This one didn't and had to be... More 

Thank Kevers K
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Nice typical Greek Taverna, friendly owner & staff. Good selection of fresh food on the menu. All local sourced ingredient's. We had a 3 course meal with wine, coffee & liqueurs and the bill was around 60 euro's.

Thank norfolkterry
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Our family enjoyed the kind attention of the owner Kostas. The olive oil is delicious and we had fresh caught fish for dinner. Location is up a lane and is surrounded by fields.

Thank Swede55
Tel Aviv, Israel
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Well we were on our way for a recommended place at port a koukla and we past by this place! the place, location, design looks promising. We had starters together with the local red wine and design to stop ordering. the owner was a bit pushy and hectic. As for the starters - the local stuffed grape leaves were excellent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porto Koukla, Lithakia 290 92, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Zakynthos  >  Lithakia
  • Phone Number: +30 2695 053501

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?