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Taverna Ambrosia

Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
+30 2624 023414
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“gyros” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We loved the food, the service and of course the location. It's next to the archeological museum and every visitor could find it easily. The traditional food could be one of the best I have ever tried. This tavern is a great choice!!!!!

Thank John_Hoston00001
Reviewed 27 December 2016

A restaurant that can welcome a group of 30 students and their teachers without a reservation and serve them a delicious lunch without delay is worthy of an enthusiastic recommendation. Conveniently situated across a small stream from the Olympia Museum, the Ambrosia is the perfect...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Made a booking for this restaurant for a big group of university students. We were the only ones in the restaurant so for our group they had a set menu that we could choose from. There was a lot of variety for a small selection...More

Thank RachaelMildenhall
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Recommended by the Hotel as more traditional Greek and it delivered. The appetizers were very tasty. The house wine was very tasty as well. Maim course was the best part of the meal. "Giouvetsi" was very tasteful and tender. Sadly could not eT the whole...More

Thank Ginger W
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Located near the Archaeological Museum of the ruins of Olympia, this restaurant offers travelers a host of cuisine which is predominantly Greek. At middle of the day it could get a little crowded here but they do have enough tables to seat quite a number...More

Thank gurufvg
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Poor service, poor food, over priced. Olympia town is 50m away from museum. Go there for cheaper options if on a TUI excursion.

Thank Darren B
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We went 3 people after visiting the museum. Alt Ambrosio was the fastes way to food. We ordered 3 different dishes, grilled fish, chicken fillet and gyros. The chicken was dry. The grilled fish was ok and the gyros was good. Gyros was the cheapest...More

Thank sommermikkel
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This place is visited by tourist going to Olympia with tourism agencies. We were by our own and went there because it looks very nice! Unfortunately the staff was not very warm and on top of that... the food was very expensive!!!

1  Thank linamarin18
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Nice place for lunch, after a visit to Olympia this place looked inviting, tried local Greek stuff, and the wine was good,

Thank trydanz
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Limited menu selection. Quite expensive relative to other tavernas. Speedy service. Portions were plentiful but pretty basic.

5  Thank LeeBakerLegion
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behind Train Station | Close to the New Archaeological Museum of Olympia, Olympia 27065, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  West Greece  >  Elis Region  >  Olympia
  • Phone Number: +30 2624 023414
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