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Chef Johns Taverna

John Keramidas Street, 310 81, Greece
+30 2646 091127
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
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“rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:59All hours
Greek, Seafood
$$ - $$$
John Keramidas Street, 310 81, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The view was great and the mousaka was good but the waitress was really not nice. She looked unhappy and was not helpful. We were charged 2,50 for the bread which we thought was quite a lot !

Thank Cécile L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate two fantastic meals at Chef John's on two consecutive nights it was so good! We walked up from the harbour at Kastos from our boat to the restaurant and enjoyed a leisurely saunter in the setting sun up to this spectacular place which...More

Thank EmmaandGreg2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has washing and drying machines for people on boats to use - extremely useful. Having started a wash we were invited to sit down, no sense of obligation to have a drink or meal. We had in fact planned to eat, and the...More

Thank brownsox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely service. Really good quality, well cooked, typical Greek food. Up a sizeable hill but gives you an amazing view over the islands. Bonus is that it also has self service clothes washing machines at 4e each so fantastic for yachting needing clean towels and...More

Thank karenocallaghandaft
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The views from this place make a meal worthwhile - the food, shown on a chalkboard, is usually varied and of a good standard - seven of us ate and the stuffed aubergines alone were fantastic. Other dishes included standard fare such as moussaka and...More

Thank Chris501964
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Had not been for years. Staff very friendly but "extra large jumbo chips" turned out to be McCain equivalent. Prawns - probably frozen - were 20.50 euro. Octopus in vinegar clearly tinned and expensive. Very disappointing and expensive which was a real shame. This is...More

1  Thank psr
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We climbed the long and winding hill (road) with little thought of George Harrison but filled with expectations to match the altitude and fine views. On arrival CJ's daughter explained the detailed and precise chalk board menu from which we chose some typical Greek starters...More

4  Thank rogerglan
GreekHolidays30237, Manager at Chef Johns Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

We are very sorry you were disappointed. Our appetizers as our mains, are all homemade and are not tinned or prepackaged. The lamb is fresh as well as the rest of our dishes. Im suprised that you didn't like any of your dishes that evening....More

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

The view is fascinating, the staff is nice, they offer regional wine to the food, the food is average but it is a very nice place.

Thank Judit C
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Chef Johns, visiting Kostas on a sailboat. Excellent food, service & view. Thoroughly enjoyed our time there.

Thank Farro_k
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We were on a Sunsail Flotilla out of Lefkas and choose Kastos as our free sail day and it did not disappoint. What a beautiful, quite island and perfect swimming location. Coin has eaten at Chef John's a few years ago and was aware of...More

Thank Mary B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
11:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: John Keramidas Street, 310 81, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Kastos Island
  • Phone Number: +30 2646 091127
Visit Chef John's Taverna And experience Home Cooked Food, Friendly And Professional Service With A Wonderful Panoramic view Of the Ionian Sea On The Top Of Kastos Island. Try our Roasted Lamb,Beef Stifado amd more Home cooked meals, we have a Complete Menu of Tasty Dishes that will satisfy You. We Are Proud To Announce That WE ARE OPEN and We Also Offer FREE Wi-Fi, Hot Showers And Self-Service Laundry For Your Convinience when You Have Dinner At Chef John's! With Six Maytag Commercial Laundry and Dryer Machines At Chef John's You can Shower,Wash & Dry all Your towels and laundry FOR FREE While you Eat and take in the Beautiful Scenery! Make your Next Destination Chef John's at Kastos Island and You Will Be Pleased.
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