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Nikolas - CLOSED

Erythrou Stavrou | Established 1955, Fira 153 42, Greece
+30 2286 036422
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (56 reviews)
“stuffed squid” (15 reviews)
“greek salad” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Erythrou Stavrou | Established 1955, Fira 153 42, Greece
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1 - 10 of 498 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an enjoyable visit to this taverna in 2016 so decided to try it again this year. The taverna was full when we called but a table would be available in 20 minutes which was indeed the case - the management of all the...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Great value, some of the best food all holiday lovely staff. Always seemed busy, best to get there early.

Thank Lesleyj566
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

THE best meal we had in Santorini. Elena, the chef and granddaughter of the founder, is a passionate and talented chef who puts her al into each dish. The eggplant salad will haunt me the rest of my life. My only lament is that it...More

Thank Makelagood
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Great service great prices lovely atmosphere. Sorry we didn't find it earlier. Lots of Greeks eating here and staff we so welcoming

Thank ricden66
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Nikola's tavern and it was amazing. The Greek salad was so fresh and the octopus melted in your mouth. We had the lamb Shank and veal lemon, it was great, very big portions . I highly recommend, very...More

Thank Josie
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Love the food but don't come on days when the cruise ships are around. There is a long waiting line and poor service. Felt ignored as they gave better service to non-asian tourist. Will not come back here anymore.

Thank eelayne
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Tiny little place in one of the old shopping alleys (no views of the sea), the service is attentive and food is flavorful but the greek salad and the green beans both came in pools of olive oil. See if you can ask for the...More

Thank CleopatraBunny
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We fell upon Nikolas while taking an evening stroll around the town and we weren't disappointed. The food,service and atmosphere were all we've come to expect of the people of Santorini. Traditional food and staff that can't do enough for you. Try the local red,...More

Thank PaulineSteve1965
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely excellent restaurant for genuine, old fashioned Greek cuisine and friendly service. Still here in Fira at the moment and suspect we'll be back there again before we head home!

Thank Colin A
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We went there twice for dinner and were very satisfied each time. We tried in particular: eggplant dip, finally one spicy enough, the vegetable in the salad are of good quality, the grilled octopus with fava was wonderful, slow cooked rooster, mussels in ouzo, imam...More

Thank Bruno F
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$22
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Erythrou Stavrou | Established 1955, Fira 153 42, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 036422
After 25 years, we have sadly closed our taverna. Thank you for your years of patronage. Any future restaurants on the premises are in no way affiliated with the tradition, management or ownership of the Nikolas Taverna. Thank you.
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