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Nikos Maria

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Plaka Beach, Plaka 843 00, Greece
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+30 2285 042670
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Dinner on the beach, table in the sand close to the water, hearing waves splashing, watching sky full of stars........ The only problem is that service is so slow, that we have to wait 40 minutes to get the menu card!!! With the preparation of food was not better either . Took ages! Do not chose this restaurant on your... More 

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Thank Dubi D
bari
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The place is very good located directly in the plaka beach but the food is not so good as comments said. Good solution for a dinner

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Thank francesca s
Devon, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Nothing unique, typical Greek taverna food. Bad tomatoes in salad which is unusual for Greece, pieces of onion cut too big, no attention to detail. Moussaka was burned on top and although it was a huge piece, it was tasteless. Wouldn't go again. Prices are reasonable though.

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Thank greekmom3
Salzburg Region, Austria
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

For the 3rd time at this real great place for vacations. Everything is as you dream about greek holidays...the apartments, the tavern, the beach, the people, the food! We come back for sure!

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Thank angeliqui2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Great food magnificent place on the beach. very kind personnel ! Good prices with high quality food. I suggest you visit it !

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Thank Bill M
Nanaimo, Canada
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We had always walked past Nicos and Maria taverna beside their studios because it never seemed to have many people in it. This time we discovered why. Everybody but us know about the hidden location on the beach where they have a dozen delightful tables not three feet from the water. What a romantic place, good food, great location and... More 

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Thank stanbr
Naxos, Greece
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Local tavern with sea view and the option of having a dinner by the beach.The food is delicious and the people that owns the tavern are friendly and ready to serve you.Easy access also by public buses.You must have a dinner under the moon light.

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Thank savvaskats
Budapest, Hungary
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We came here based on TA ratings, but we were a bit disappointed. Pros: great location at the beach , frienldy staff, all three appetizers were great, chicken as main dish was ok Contr: house white wine was very pure, both of the beef burger were to dry and with bad taste, fried potato was cold I recommend to the... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Nikos Maria is a nice taverna at the quiet end of Plaka beach. They serve the same food as many other tavernas: good traditional food but not very exciting. Prices are reasonable and the staff are friendly and helpful. It is a good place to have lunch on the shady terrace or dinner while looking at the sunset.

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Thank Nel T
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Best meatballs ever . and the other starters are very yummy too. washed down with a carafe of local white wine is a great way to spend a lazy lunchtime

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaka Beach, Plaka 843 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Naxos  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2285 042670

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?