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Aktaion

$$ - $$$
Mediterranean, Southwestern, Greek
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Akti Miaouli 2, Kos Town, Greece
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Didim, Turkey
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here one evening (6 adults and 2 children) the children's food came first the chicken nuggets were not cooked in the middle all the meat dishes were tasteless the pasta dishes had flavours as they had plenty of garlic in them, what we thought was going to be a nice night turned out to be very dodgy experience.... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We stopped here because it looked nice and recommended by astron hotel where we stayed. Good advice. Lovely evening and not far from four roses bar where we finished a pleasant evening. The staff and food at this restaurant was excellent. Did not feel like just another tourists, they took great care of us although they were busy.

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Thank blindy333
York, United Kingdom
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792 reviews
588 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

I visited here for Lunch, and its a very nice Taverna. Very Relaxing, good atmosphere, tasty food and good value. I always come here for lunch on day trips to Kos from Rhodes and always worth a visit.

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Thank JakeYork
York, United Kingdom
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588 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

I have visited here on several occasions for lunch on day trips to Kos, and it is an excellent taverna. Food is tasty and reasonably priced, and great views also to watch the world go bye.

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Thank JakeYork
Istanbul, Turkey
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

This is easily the best bar in Kos. Unbelievably friendly and helpful staff, great location, and great food and drinks. A half litre of local wine is 3 euros; a giant beer is 2. But above all the guys working here make it worth the visit (which we did almost every day on our trip!).

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1 Thank DrewG475
Newport, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

My group came to Kos to celebrate my 30th Birthday, we visited this restraunt twice during our stay, and the food was brilliant on both visits. The staff were amazing and friendly and made our dining experience excellent! I chose to visit the restraunt on my last day in Kos, because of the above. Highly recommend families and couple to... More 

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Wrexham wales
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

We visited here twice during our week, the first time since it was recomended by our hotel, the second because we enjoyed our first meal so much. Great selection on mainly Greek menu and at prices we can only dream about in the UK. Set opposite the local bus terminus the view could be better, but later in the evening... More 

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County Durham
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82 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

Great food in this restaurant however I think we caught our waiter on a bad night. I had craved a prawn cocktail for a few days and was delighted to see it on the menu. Duly ordered along with two chicken main courses, we enjoyed a drink admiring the lovely view of the ocean. Along came our meal and we... More 

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Thank Colmate
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

We found Aktaion by chance. Glad we did! The traditional Greek food was excellent (fresh and not microwaved!). Excellent service and value for money. Highly recommend it for a meal while walking around Kos.

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Braintree, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014

Great location next to port, the Maitre De offered great advice on food and wine, often recommending better quality at lower prices. It was so good and friendly we went twice!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Southwestern, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akti Miaouli 2, Kos Town, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town

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