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Nikolas - CLOSED

Erythrou Stavrou | Established 1955, Fira 153 42, Greece
22860 36422
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (56 reviews)
“stuffed squid” (15 reviews)
“greek salad” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Erythrou Stavrou | Established 1955, Fira 153 42, Greece
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1 - 10 of 494 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Nikola's tavern and it was amazing. The Greek salad was so fresh and the octopus melted in your mouth. We had the lamb Shank and veal lemon, it was great, very big portions . I highly recommend, very...More

Thank Josie
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Love the food but don't come on days when the cruise ships are around. There is a long waiting line and poor service. Felt ignored as they gave better service to non-asian tourist. Will not come back here anymore.

Thank eelayne
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Tiny little place in one of the old shopping alleys (no views of the sea), the service is attentive and food is flavorful but the greek salad and the green beans both came in pools of olive oil. See if you can ask for the...More

Thank CleopatraBunny
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We fell upon Nikolas while taking an evening stroll around the town and we weren't disappointed. The food,service and atmosphere were all we've come to expect of the people of Santorini. Traditional food and staff that can't do enough for you. Try the local red,...More

Thank PaulineSteve1965
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely excellent restaurant for genuine, old fashioned Greek cuisine and friendly service. Still here in Fira at the moment and suspect we'll be back there again before we head home!

Thank Colin1965
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We went there twice for dinner and were very satisfied each time. We tried in particular: eggplant dip, finally one spicy enough, the vegetable in the salad are of good quality, the grilled octopus with fava was wonderful, slow cooked rooster, mussels in ouzo, imam...More

Thank Bruno F
Reviewed 9 October 2016

A simple restaurant with good quality fresh food on the menu. I had sea bream which was fresh,grilled and served simply with salad. great flavour and quality. The souvlaki is also chunky pieces of meat and flavoursome.

1  Thank SJPDoy
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous food ,very traditional,the fish is Suberb,the owner Elena always goes through the bill with you,a real must restaurant to visit😀

Thank Catherine B
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This place was one of the highs of our trip. So delicious and real Greek with a gorgeous view. The service was awesome. It's pricey but very worth it

Thank Diana A
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I had read recommendations about this little restaurant, but was lucky to stumble across it whilst roaming around Fira. The food is traditional it was stuffed with locals, which is always a good sign. I definitely ordered wrong - the lamb chops which came with...More

Thank BelsTD
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$14 - US$22
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Erythrou Stavrou | Established 1955, Fira 153 42, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: 22860 36422
After 25 years, we have sadly closed our taverna. Thank you for your years of patronage. Any future restaurants on the premises are in no way affiliated with the tradition, management or ownership of the Nikolas Taverna. Thank you.
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