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White Lion

125 EL. Venizelou | 125 EL. Venizelou, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
+30 2897 023476
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Ranked #1 of 15 Nightlife in Hersonissos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Bar/ Clubs
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England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Perfect restaurant, delicious cuisine and beverage. We will be back White Lion. Thank you for the hospitality.

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Fife
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We had drinks in here and also ate twice. Its on the Main Street so very easy to find. The staff are all very welcoming and their English is very good. They always remember you if you go past. They have lots of large screens for football/racing etc. They dont put the coverage on though which disappointed my partner. I... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

what a place, what can I say just brilliant, good food, friendly staff, had almost all our meals there although we did try other places but you can't get any better, what a place, and bring on the rakii

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Just got back from Chersonissos for the second time this year, and ofcourse, back to the White Lion :) We had a very warm and fun welcoming, it's nice to know people love to see you come back ! As always, the people are like friends to us, food is very good, drinks very good.. Because of you guys we... More

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Brighouse, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The White Lion is the only place I found with disabled access and a proper disabled toilet. We ate there a few times and the food was always excellent and with friendly staff. Whether you are eating or drinking it was a busy place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

When we arrived in Crete our hotel let us down...but we were introduced to the White Lion for food and drinks and more drinks! I felt that Kostas, the owner, was so hospitable and would treat us like family! He never stopped smiling and making us laugh! The food was fantastic and the service from the waiters was impeccable! Thanks... More

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Northern Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

Called into The White Lion for a coffee break whilst in Hersonissos shopping, nice clean bar, friendly enough staff, great coffee....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

Absolutely love it here. Without a doubt best place in Crete. Friendly smiley staff. Always busy and a great atmosphere. Food is also terrific. Will be visiting again and again. Thank you for the best holiday ever

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Noisy, smokers everywhere .Hamburger one of the worst we ever ate. Other dishes bad as well. Wish I was wiser than to stop there. Can't understand how this place has 4 stars on trip adviser :(((

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Not a bad place to eat. Friendly staff and good food. Free WiFi. Always the busiest place to eat ................... .. .......

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