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Absinthe

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Harbor of Kamares, Kamares 840 03, Greece
+30 2284 031202
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18:00 - 00:00
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Gold Coast, Australia
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

I dined at Absinthe every night for my entire stay in Sifnos for 9 days after discovering it. For an adventurous person who loves variety, that's saying everything. The view, atmosphere, cuisine, wines and service is the best I've enjoyed during my world travels. The menu is unique and different to other Greek tavernas and I savoured every meal, especially... More 

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4 Thank Yan8801
Sutton, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

After a very tragic incident at this wonderful restaurant that involved the much loved and respected Chef's sudden passing, and after dining there recently, I want to take this opportunity to assure all of Absinthe's patrons and future guests that this fine restaurant's reputation for it's excellent dishes and service lives on to justify the great late legacy of it's... More 

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5 Thank Bare-with-me
Redmond, Washington
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60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

The "green fairy" must have sprinkled some pixie dust on this restaurant, because everything about it is lovely--the view over the harbor, the welcoming personnel, and the delicious and unusual food. Our family of five enjoyed a dinner of exquisitely prepared specialties. A favorite was the delicate, light zucchini, leek and chive patties, which my daughter and I have been... More 

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1 Thank Kathleen M
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Amazing food on designplates and good service. All in all a fully complete dinner with good company. Also good selection in strong drinks. Fitting name of the restaurant.

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3 Thank Erlend S
littleborough
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98 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

Chicken and rice with a mild curry sauce was my choice and, before it was served, I was offered a complimentary dish of spiced feta. After the main course, which I thoroughly enjoyed, I was given a glass of raki. Some places certainly know the art of presentation.

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1 Thank shakerLittleborough
Zurich, Switzerland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Superb food, relaxed atmosphere, great staff and the views! Priceless! If you are in "town" you should not leave before you tried this place.

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1 Thank Silvia M
Canberra, Australia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015

Thanks to Trip Advisor, we went to this restaurant, which we may have overlooked as its upstairs and not immediately visible from the street. Being upstairs though, it has a great view of lovely blue flag Kamares beach. Everything we ate here was delicious, cooked with a light touch and using quality ingredients. We especially enjoyed the pasta with squid,... More 

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Sutton, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

This restaurant has contributed to some of the finest dining occasions in our lives. Frequenting Sifnos at least twice a year, we have become patrons to this wonderfully rich in culinary ideas and dishes, restaurant. An all Greek wine list with some of the best Greece has to offer and a professional and attentive service unmatched anywhere on this island.... More 

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2 Thank Bare-with-me
Paris
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

Nice and tasteful place overlooking the beach. French menu and French speaking staff. Had the rooster and a Greek variant of a burger, very tasty! They offered two shots of rather strong liquors at the end (hence the name Absynth!)

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1 Thank Renaud C
Lausanne, Switzerland
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

Thanks to tripadvisor, we found this nice restaurant in the port of Kamares. All dishes were excellent, especially the salad (with white and red cabbage), the swordfish and the unforgettable cheesecake!!! Servers are very sympathic and the place offers a nice seaview. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$27
Cuisine
International, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 00:00
Monday
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbor of Kamares, Kamares 840 03, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Sifnos  >  Kamares
  • Phone Number: +30 2284 031202
Description
Romantic environment with a great view and protected from undesirable weather.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?