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O Vrachos (The Rock)

| Profitis Ilias, 681 00, Greece
+30 2551 095264
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“goat” (14 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Greek
$$ - $$$
| Profitis Ilias, 681 00, Greece
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Reviews (118)
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice ambience. Best time to visit during the summertime. Open air, surrounded by nice plants and trees. Good services despite the busy period. Roasted Goat on the open fire is its specialty. Samothraki island has the largest goat population of any Greek island. I would...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I strongly recommend this tavern! Goat, kokoretsi and kontosouvli, excellent cooked! Very good prices, excellent service!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice taverna, located on the mountain, offer to the turist some delicious speciality of goat meet and goat liver. You have to try at least once! You will try again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although on the internet is not rated no. 1, I have to say that here I've eaten the best goat on screwer and best goat liver on Samotraki. The location is pretty hard to get but you will find it quickly on GPS. I strongly...More

Reviewed 15 October 2016

Vrachos is located at the beautiful mountain village on the west side of Samothraki Island. All dishes I tried were very good but the roast goat dish was superb and one of the best ever had!

Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent! Great food and service. Traditional restaurant with a simple but delicious menu. The goat was perfect

Reviewed 14 September 2016

A very pleasant restaurant in high village. Good food, friendly owners. Definitely worth the drive..

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Well every time I come to this magical island I enjoy come to this magical place the food is so fresh the goat is crispy an just perfect I hope I will the possibility to come again .

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Great place for a lunch or dinner. Excellent grilled goat meat and very good, well balanced Greek white wine. You can facing the sunset with your loved one in that quiet and charmful family restaurant.

Reviewed 5 September 2016

Everything we take, was very good, excellent! The food is brought very quickly. The goat is the best, is very tender, melts in your mouth :) And the dessert is offered free, from the house, and is delicious!!! The prices are reasonable. Is the best...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Profitis Ilias, 681 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Northeast Aegean Islands  >  Samothraki
  • Phone Number: +30 2551 095264
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