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Vary Peponi (Heavy Melon)

Apellou 4 | Navarinou Square, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
+30 231 024 3332
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Deli, Diner, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Apellou 4 | Navarinou Square, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago

In a city of amazing restaurants, this one is a true standout. We tried just about everything on the menu and loved it all. Unique cheeses from across Greece,smoked trout salad, curried chicken with couscous, pork shank, braised beef, eggplant, fava ... all wonderful! The...More

Thank Allison M
Reviewed 21 April 2018

A really nice place to eat quality homemade food at the heart of Thessaloniki. It is one of the best local taverns that you have to visit, especially if you like ouzo and tsipouro. It is medium priced for a Greek, but it's worth every...More

Thank Fotis L
Reviewed 11 January 2018

This is my favorite place in thessaloniki. I love its food,its tsipouro(traditional drink),its stuff, its music, i love everything.It is very central , very small and very cute. i go there either for lunch or for dinner.Not very expensive and sometimes there is live greek...More

Thank MARIA s
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We visited this place and we will certainly visit it again!!Don’t miss the zucchini salad, the beef in red sauce served with mashed smoked eggplants,the curry chicken served with couscous and many more dishes freshly cooked!Fast and polite service!!Good prices for good quality food!

Thank GenieVas
Reviewed 11 January 2017

This is one of the best quality food (and relatively medium budget - for Greek standards) tavern of Thessaloniki. The menu is frequently changed although it carries some standard plates across seasons. Make sure that you check the blackboard with the day's specials and don't...More

1  Thank Ioannis A
Reviewed 31 December 2016

All the recipes were very tasty and at very high standards! The place was suggested by one of our local friends and do not regret it! Whatever you may order you will be completely satisfied! Would definatetly visit it again and highly recommend! Well done...More

1  Thank manu m
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a place where you always come back for more! Great food and atmosphere, clean alchool! Try the chicken!

Thank Lavou F
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

A tip on a map, advising special places to go to in Thesaloniki. Surely one to follow up on again! Lovely small and attractive restaurant around the corner from the road (Dim Gounari) halfway down from the Rotonda to the coast. Smal place with big...More

Thank oppad
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

A friend is us suggested this place for having a typical Greek food dinner. Located in the city center, the restaurant/tavern looks no more new, but this old style atmosphere and the always gentle crews and the super tasty food, made the difference. People inside...More

Thank GiacomoD77
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I come from Thessaloniki, but leave the last ten years in Berlin. One of my absolute favorites the last 8 years-every time I visit my relatives. Unique traditional food cooked with love (so rare to find!) and traditional hand-pick fresh ingredients! The owner works always...More

Thank DGlarou
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$17 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
1:30 PM - 11:45 PM
1:30 PM - 11:45 PM
1:30 PM - 11:45 PM
1:30 PM - 11:45 PM
1:30 PM - 11:45 PM
1:30 PM - 11:45 PM
1:30 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apellou 4 | Navarinou Square, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Central Macedonia  >  Thessaloniki Region  >  Thessaloniki
  • Phone Number: +30 231 024 3332
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