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Taverna Papadakis

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Chowder, Greek
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35. 498657, 23. 654155, Kissamos, Crete, Greece
30 28220 22340
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good but not excellent!

reasonable prices, nice views as zou can pick a table with a sea view. great moussaka and alright sea foods.

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 11, 2014
Agaczi
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Wroclaw, Poland
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  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Wroclaw, Poland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

reasonable prices, nice views as zou can pick a table with a sea view. great moussaka and alright sea foods.

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Oslo, Norway
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We (three of us) stayed 14 days in Kissamos in October 2014........and ate at this Taverna 11 out of the 14 days.....a very good traditional Greek (Cretan) restaurant.... We tried most of their menu on offer during our stay ! If you like fish they offer a wonderful Dorada........for somethig local try the Boureki (enough for two !)....potato and cheese... More 

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Helsingborg, Sweden
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Me and my wife have been to Taverna Papadakis this year too and the sea food as well as the service was just as good as ever!

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Levallois
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74 reviews 74 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Your typical taverna, same dishes, same prices more or less. Quality is good, service is so-so, could be friendlier. Overall good eating option.

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Krakow, Poland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed in Kissamos for the first 2 weeks of September. In the taverna we had red snapper and swordfish, all with homemade fries (not some already bought frozen ones). Fishes were cooked nicely, and served with spices. Also, the taverna served us complimentary dessert - some kind of apple pie with homemede cream on top. Our waiter was very... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I'm on Crete every year for 20 years. I always visit my friends - family Papadakis. As always, good food, nice atmosphere and view of the bay. Being in Kissamos need to visit this place.

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Yerevan, Armenia
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158 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

The food was pretty good, especially the meatballs. It's an old taverna but they are not really investing in a new look; the lights are florescent which gives the place an old fashioned feel. The same guy is running waiting tables, inviting new guests, and serving food. But it still seems popular probably due to the food.

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Milan, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I liked everything I ordered: vegetables, fish and cakes! Very kindly family owners. The tavern terrace is right on the beach

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We only stayed a couple of nights in Kissamos, but ate here both nights - absolutely fantastic veggie food. Loads of choice - the baked aubergine was melt-in-the-mouth, and the Boreki some of the best I've had. Horta cooked simply but very tasty too. Recommend for a trad Greek meal - got taken into the kitchen to view the choices... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

we have eaten here 50% of our stay in Kissamos. The grillled octopus is perfect! Also the porksteak is great.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 35. 498657, 23. 654155, Kissamos, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Kissamos
  • Phone Number: 30 28220 22340

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chowder, Greek

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