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27 Apellou | Old town, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
+30 2242 022133
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“potatoes” (11 reviews)
“saganaki” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
27 Apellou | Old town, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best dessert in town after, excellent Lunch or dinner only on a Sunday . Most do when in Kardemena. Kos

Thank Denisekriti
Reviewed 3 days ago

We LOVED this place. The food does justice to its cuisine. The service was impeccable and the place was recommended to us as a place where locals eat. It is not like those touristy places by the harbour, it's away from the crowds. The desserts...More

1  Thank leolion13
ELIAKos, Ιδιοκτήτης at Elia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

thank you for your good words. all of us are in good health . Elia team .

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely lovely place and sad that we only discovered it the day before we left otherwise would have returned again!!! Beautiful food and very friendly and helpful staff! Would highly recommend!!

Thank Hjyfd
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I recommend lamp is very great. Serving is very satisfying and eat four for person to enough.. staff is very very smiley face and helpful that garden is awesome

Thank Ciğdem B
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I went to Elia for a dinner on an evening out on our mini moon. Found the restaurant online and had a look at the reviews on here which all sounded very positive. The staff were lovely and very welcoming. We thought...More

Thank Demi R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Among many touristic restaurants in Kos town, finally one where the quality of food is really good. For sure a place to return.

Thank Marco D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped into Elia for lunch one day while in Kos town. Our hotel was all inclusive but we didn't want to be rushing back and wanted to try something different. Great tasty food, I had the Saganaki and a Greek salad. The kids had the...More

Thank Simone M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Elia on our first night of our trip to Kos. The food was good, though we did find better throughout the rest of our holiday. The service was good on the whole, one of the waiters was a little brusque, but it was...More

Thank Holly O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my boyfriend in July -17 and had dinner at Elia two nights in a row, both nights food was perfect and delish!! Waiters are super nice and thumbs up for treating stray cats with respect which was not common on the island....More

1  Thank hobbitshark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went Elia every year we go to Kos. Not just one night but very frequently. The owner Sottilis is a great guy with always positive energy and this reflects to everything they serve. It's a traditional Greek foods with fresh ingredients and it atmosphere...More

Thank BernardLaPaix
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
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12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Apellou | Old town, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2242 022133
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