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The Olde Vineyard

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Tsilivi | At the Junction of Tsilivi Main Road and the Road to the Caravel Hotel, Tsilivi 29100, Greece (Formerly The Squid & Octopus)
+30 2695 029878
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the food for our kid was burnt, taste of our meal was plain and generally we felt like eat your meal and go so the table could be offered to other guests..

Thank mrk_mrk
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

we were welcomed nicely but the menu did not give enough information on what each dish contained.the menu seemed very basic and we couldn,t find anything that appealed to us but i,m not saying the food was bad because we decided not to eat there so just had drinks and moved on

Thank gillianfinch
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

On our first day in Tsilivi we came across The Olde Vineyard which looked to our mind like a authentic Greek Taverna it was early evening and we were the only ones there. We ordered two Mythos lagers as we perused the menu which arrived in iced glasses and were just what the doctor ordered as the sun began to... More 

Thank Ian G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

A smashing little place with good food and friendly staff. Well worth a visit and the Sofrito and Stifado are well recommended!

Thank Jo Mark W
Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

visited here 8 years ago gave it another try still very good,had a mixture of dishes all were served together and all enjoyed

Thank b_knights
Brighton. England
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Eaten here for the last two years on several occasions Food is excellent and the portions are huge. Waiting times suggest that a lot is made to order, or at least re-heated without a microwave. Service can be a bit hit and miss with delays in bringing wine, bread and sundries to the table.

Thank mattandchris
Newquay, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We ate at this restaurant twice and felt that although the portions weren't overly plentiful, they were tasty and satisfied our needs. The kids meals were more than enough for our youngest....so we helped of course! The house wine was, in our opinion probably the best we sampled throughout out two weeks in resort, we even stopped of at 23.30... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Great food and great value for money, only downside we found this place to late, otherwise we would have visited a lot more, Greek night was great. Will retrun

Thank naes62
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Really looking forward to eating here but sadly the food didn’t meet up to the setting. Steaks were lovely but the moussaka was poor and the lamb chops not worth the price. Hefty price tag too which wouldn't be a problem if the food matched up.

Thank glawsdave
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We have been here twice on recommendation. Thank you Jane. On both occasions we have had starters (don't be afraid to request 1/2 portions to share) and had main meal of fish. Red snapper. Cod. salmon. Bloomin amazing. The taverna is family run and it shows. Fabulous service from George and Amanda. They make you feel sooo welcome. Oh and... More 

Thank Ian_Sue404

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Grill, Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tsilivi | At the Junction of Tsilivi Main Road and the Road to the Caravel Hotel, Tsilivi 29100, Greece (Formerly The Squid & Octopus)
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Zakynthos  >  Tsilivi
  • Phone Number: +30 2695 029878

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?