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Character Italian Restaurant & Lounge Bar

Ipapantis, Fira 847 00, Greece
+30 2286 021816
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Seafood, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ipapantis, Fira 847 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 354 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We tried this place and where very unsatisfied with the service level of the staff. We came early in the evening not a single person in the restaurant except from a other couple in the upper level of the restaurant. We asked if they had...More

Thank Bas B
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Character is such a stylish Italian restaurant with amazing views over the Caldera and Sunset. We booked ahead and they reserved us an amazing table on the second level with unobstructed views. Service was second to none, they couldn't be more attentive and the food...More

1  Thank Tommy L
Reviewed yesterday

The food and service were simply amazing. With truly magical views of the Caldera and an incredible menu this place is a must when you visit Santorini. We had dinner with friends and everyone had an phenomenal meal. We go to Greece every summer and...More

1  Thank Rob F
Reviewed 4 days ago

We spontaneously booked a table at Character when we walked by during the day. When we arrived we were showed three levels down to a table with an undisturbed view of the caldera - really nice and much better than expected. We travel with our...More

Thank Yesba
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was excellent. The view is breathtaking and the service was fast. All the dishes were phenomenal, as all the family enjoyed every single one of them. If you are traveling Santorini then you absolutely must visit this place at least once.

Thank JimmyPe23
Reviewed 6 days ago

With hundreds of restaurants all competing for your business and not having a clue which are go an which aren't, our hotel recommended Character. We were seated with a stunning view for the obligatory sunset but, of course, this is hardly an advantage. My asparagus...More

Thank Wheretonext63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view was beautiful and so was the food. The staff were very welcoming, kind and warming they also added to the chilled atmosphere of the restaurant. As it was our first time visiting the island what a lovely first day (in Fira) it was...More

Thank Joe0606
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was yummy, views beautiful, and service exceed expectations. The lower dining area has better views and is more calm since it's below the main walking area. Our waiter came up with helpful suggestions for our young kids. Highly recommend.

Thank alexhaseley
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spend some hours, amazing view of the sunset, very relaxing atmosphere, very good service and very good food. The prices are fair for that quality.

Thank PaterDimis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a gorgeous dinner with amazing view.. We had a really Fresh tasty Seabream...the starters was awesome.. We appreciate for the hospitality!!! This is A Real Italian restaurant that you should be.. Thanks for amazing time there.. See you soon..Manifique.

Thank Sarah A
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Saniya M
18 May 2016|
Response from ΒΑΣΙΛΙΚΗ Ν | Property representative |
Hi Saniya, Thank you for your message. I would appreciate if you could send us an email at info@character.gr so I can send you all the details you might need. Vasiliki Nomikou
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24 August 2015|
Response from jennie n |
No. Only Tuesday Thursday and Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ipapantis, Fira 847 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Cyclades  >  Santorini  >  Fira
  • Phone Number: +30 2286 021816
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Perched above Santorini’s famous caldera, offering a breathtaking view of its surroundings and the world famous sunset, Character invites you to take a magical journey in authentic, pure Italian cuisine. Chef Branislav Mladenovic prepares for you some of the finest fresh pasta, pizza and Italian dishes on Santorini.Reserve your perfect table and immerse yourself into a culinary journey of rich, original Italian flavors from Tuscany, Bari and San Remo, served in the most idyllic environment in the world.
Fresh fish and our exceptional selection of award-winning wines and signature cocktails come to complement this magical experience.
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