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“Great food - service could be better”
Review of Grambousa

Grambousa
Ranked #1 of 4 Restaurants in Kaliviani
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$10 - US$25
Cuisines: Greek, Contemporary
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: At Gramvousa we use the purest ingredients and exceptional, traditional recipes. However, these alone do not suffice for the exceptional result, which we always aspire to for our patrons. Our staff is equally important.The chefs, waiters and waitresses, the very soul of Gramvousa Restaurant, are yet another secret to our success.Gramvousa Restaurant Menu for those with pure food indulgence in mind, come next door and sate your desires with our ever changing internationally and seasonally inspired small plates. We love food, lots of different food, just like you.We promise an intimate and relaxed dining experience that offers something different to local and foreign patrons and ensures you enjoy a memorable food experience every time.Our top priority is for the staff at Gramvousa not to be only exceptionally professional, but also humane. Our people have each been handpicked with such criteria as their skills and the impeccable service they offer. We take great pride in our staff. You yourselves will realize the reason for our “pride” once you have come to Gramvousa.
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I must start by saying the restaurant itself is a beautiful place to eat - they have really pulled all the stops out with the decor.

The food itself was delicious with the lambs liver starter and the veal stifado being definite highlights.

The only disappointment was the service. The waiters felt standoffish and rather inattentive. When the main courses arrived they didn't clear away the other plates and then simply placed the bill on the table without a word. After that point we didn't see anyone again until we went to find someone to pay.

Simply put, go here for the food and the decor but try not to let the service dampen the experience.

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Thank Alfa F
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

A lovely restaurant with great service and a more interesting menu than many tavernas. We went later in the evening so missed the views which would be an added bonus. Had a lovely lamb meal (they're keen on the filo pastry wraps) and the portions were very generous. Well worth a visit, a large place but very busy even in September. Mixed clientele, couples, families, groups. Something to suit everyone!

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

The other positive reviews are entirely warranted. An out-of-town location on the road to/from Balos Bay:
- very friendly people
- quaint, yet with a variety of seating inside and out
- a good choice on the menu
- complimentary raki from the start (!)

Beware ordering too much!

Thank Tim F
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Recently dined at Gramboussa after reading reviews and being recommended by our proprietor. We had high expectations, but were disappointed. The service was impersonal and average. I had chicken with sage, very tough and dry. My husband had the specialty lamb kleftico baked in phyllo, tasty, but no sides (no veggies or potatoes, just meat). Prices were on the high side compared to other dining establishments in the area. Despite the restaurant appearing popular and busy, we probably would not return.

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food, lovely clean and atmospheric restaurant, friendly staff and would definitely recommend.

Thank LMITCHE2
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