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Symposium

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Irinis Square, Pythagorion 831 03, Greece
+30 2273 061938
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Bagsvaerd, Denmark
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79 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Minus: The bread was some pre baked dry bread from the supermarket and cost 1 euro pr person – we were 10 persons so we spended 10 euro on bread – not OK. Stifado was a poor serving – not OK. Waited 12 minutes from first serving to the greek salat was served – not OK. Too busy servants... waited... More 

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Thank LaViPe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Me and my wife were to Symposium for 3 nights.The staff were very helpful and pleasant answering politely to every question.We didn't wait much for our main course through the restaurant was crowded but the big surprise were our food,very nice presentation,balance between the herbs and sauce,soft cooked meat!We had the symposium lamb shank,I think it is their specialty,and lamb... More 

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Thank Christopher M
Surrey, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Had high expectations as the restaurant and has a nice enclosed area for dining. We ordered our wine and meals and when my stiffado cooked in the clay oven came out it was completely dry as a bone and in one solid lump of fat. There was simply no sauce or vegetables and my husbands meal was not much better.... More 

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Thank isotilly
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

It might not be the best option for a vegan. However the staff is very friendly and eager to prepare a special request for you. They have served a gorgeous grilled vegetable plate and quarter a liter of wine in return for 10 euros. I'd say it's worth a visit while in Pythogora.

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Thank semababacan
Zemun, Serbia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Delicious lamb under a baking lid. Great service and delicious free chocolate mousse dessert. We came here two times in our stay.

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Thank Madene123
Chichester West Sussex
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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal in beautiful surroundings served by polite waiters. So much to choose from on menu you will be disappointed

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Thank TheGuinnessman
Samos, Greece
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

in the area of the back streets of Pythagorian. This restaurant is in a nice garden setting with a good menu, good service and tasty food.

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Thank Perry F
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

Has the potential to be great but... Food good, but the bill a bit expensive for current times in greece. With shared starters and drinks the bill was 40 Euros, so not cheap but not the most expensive either.

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Thank yahweh y
Skala, Greece
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43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

This restaurant lies behind the main harbor street and its restaurants, and has no one messing to you to get in to the place. It has a nice quiet garden and nice atmosphere. The people is polite and friendly, and you don't have to wait for an eternity for the food which is excellent and tasteful. Here you will also... More 

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Thank Odd H
Central Greece, Greece
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67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Symposium is a restaurant worthy of going. Went there twice for dinner (they do not open morning hours), and everything we ordered was always excellent and tasty. -Big portions, nicely cooked and presented. -Stuff is welcoming, fast, and pleasant. -Beautiful patio with flowers, statues amd wooden furniture (there's not an indoor space. And I don't say it negatively. I find... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Irinis Square, Pythagorion 831 03, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Northeast Aegean Islands  >  Samos  >  Pythagorion
  • Phone Number: +30 2273 061938

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