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Cayenne Restaurant

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Apollonia 84003, Greece
+30 2284 031080
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Hudson, Ohio
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three weeks in Greece last May, and we had tremendous food everywhere we went: Athens, Santorini, Folegandros, Sifnos and Samos. One of the absolute highlights was our lunch at Cayenne on a sunny afternoon on Sifnos. Chef-owner Nikos Neroutsos, who also is a visual artist, has gallery space upstairs from the courtyard restaurant. Patrons can have a drink,... More 

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Thank Peaseman
Athens, Greece
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent food, excellent service. nice location and decoration, gourmet, a bit expensive. should try it!

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Thank katerina d
London, United Kingdom
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264 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

The food is very good here and the portions are large! Friendly staff who know the menu and are very helpful but they are busy and so don't expect to eat and run...why would you want to in a place like this anyway!

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Thank lovestravel65
New York City, New York
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

every restaurant in Sifnos is understaffed, but this place gets really busy and your waiter can go AWOL for a reeeeeeallly long time, so be forewarned. It's got a nice vibe, particularly the downstairs outdoor seating. The do variations on traditional Greek food-- like a calamari served over revithada with a spoon of beet puree and some lemony sauce thing... More 

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Thank Jasper T
New York City, New York
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We happened upon this restaurant for lunch, and wound up going here a few times. As salad people, no one makes better Greek salads than the Greek, as might be expected. Divine tomatoes, baby cucumber, green pepper, Calamata olives, and topped with delicious Greek feta, oregano, and Greek olive oil, just so good wherever you go. Greek salads are a... More 

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Thank barbaranewyorker
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Visited the restaurant on our first night and what a great choice. Fantastic location and great food cooked by Nikos who also has his small gallery of his own art! Loved it with great service and wonderful honest wine recommendation!

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Thank Ken H
Athens, Greece
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

With no idea where to go, a shop keeper we asked, recommended Cayenne. The atmosphere was good, the menu plentiful....happy all around

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Santa Rosa, California
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

An honest try by the chef to combine local products and recepes with internationally inspired ones. Good wines but lack of knowledge from the staff on recommendations. We were there at the end of August and had to book two days ahead for a table. Busy, busy!

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Groningen, The Netherlands
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The food is a bit More expensive than other restaurants in the neighbourhood, but its worth it! We Both had one of the risotto's and Both were delicious! Bread and dips were really Nice starters. On top of the great food, the service was also really good.

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Thank Gerard23483
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9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We went here looking for just snack. There was more style than substance here. This might appeal to some people but I come to Greece for authentic good food. All the dishes had a twist that didn't seem necessary. My chickpeas and squid came with a beetroot jam that added nothing to the dish. The "cheesecake" starter was little different... More 

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Thank Stuart F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apollonia 84003, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Sifnos  >  Apollonia
  • Phone Number: +30 2284 031080

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