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Kamari bay harbour Road, Kefalos 853 01, Greece
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Maria taverna is also worth a mention to the food there is very good and the staff are very friendly and the portion you always get is always plentiful and it is also very busy to a must for a visit

Thank David N
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Been going to maria restaurant for many years, great food serving a wide variety of dishes,great choice of fresh food ,absolutely brilliant staff(maris and George sons, they cannot do a enough to make sure your evening goes well , fantastic views over kamari bay, and not lets forget maria fab home made bread .

Thank avrilmorgan123
Cheshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The food was ok, but nothing special. The service was good. To be honest this restaurant to me looked like a 'truckers cafe'. The windows looked like they needed a good clean! I cant understand why it gets so busy!

Thank andrewgarlick54
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 November 2016

excellent value for money .great choice of fresh food especially fish .friendly staff and fantastic views over kamari bay .10 metres from the beach .

Thank terrycastbury
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here today as a stop off on a bus tour. Food was lovely ,great portions and tasted great .. customer service was fab aswell. Picturesque views of the bay. The restuarant itself is spotless to.. will definitely be back on my next visit to kos.

Thank mullany18
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Marias is a great place for any family on a budget or not the food is great as are the staff .any problems any problem are delt with politely and friendly and with no problems at all we had no problems with our food at any time but was ghee when a family did and they were marvelous and sorted... More 

Thank Kim R
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Warm welcome. Fresh cooked bread, which I couldn't leave behind so took it bk to our apartment for toast, that's how good it was. We had a great meal and all said we would go bk and rated this in one of our highest restaurant we liked.

Thank Sharr1964
Kalmar, Sverige
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

a smal place with the location next to the beach with just a road between. It was not special cozy, the service was not that good we had to go and tell them we want there help. There ice coffee didn't have anything to do with a real ice coffee. it was just cold coffee with ice. Not ice-cream like... More 

Thank Tigram1
Faversham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Very good restaurant specialising in fish dishes. Sea views nice welcome clean and tidy. Good service and food & drinks. People come from a long distance to this place.

Thank favershamfats
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

First meal in Kefalos was here, pleased we choose it and returned 3 times. Food was tasty Greek Cuisine. Portions are huge, shrimp Saganaki starter amazing like a main course. Prices cheap. Only 7 euros Litre of of local wine. Staff were attentive and friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kamari bay harbour Road, Kefalos 853 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kefalos
  • Phone Number: 7113271229
Restaurant Maria is a large traditional Greek Taverna on the Harbour Road, Kefalos beach. Maria is a family run restaurant run by Maria, George and their sons Ilias, Tony and Dionysis. George is a traditional fisherman who is still going out on a daily basis after 30 years. The restaurant is particularly popular for its fish dishes. It is well frequented by locals who travel from Kos town to eat fresh fish. Open from 11am till late. Seating for over 100 diners in a large glass fronted dining room just 10 metres from the sea.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?