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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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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Friendly attentive staff and very nice food. You also get the option to choose your seafood before it is cooked. Very much worth a visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

A truly great local traditional Greek taverna......you will love the food - very good choice ! We ate here about 12 evenings out of 14 in June......as we did last October. Excellent food for the level of restaurant.....the chef and his team do a wonderful job. All employees work hard to please you. Good fish....we like the Dorada. Thank you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Taverna Papadakis was recommended by a local shop owner as being the oldest taverna in Kissamos. THE GOOD: The view of the bay from our table was beautiful. The portions were very generous. The food quality was okay,...nothing spectacular, the white house wine was disgusting. THE BAD: The young waiter is in need of some training,....after we finished our meals,,...the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Friendly attentive staff and very nice food. You also get the option to choose your seafood before it is cooked. Very much worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Great value for money,generous portions, really tasty meat dishes,good salads.the moussaka,bouriki and stefado are especially good. Service is good and position beautiful. Some superb sunsets photos on last visit. An authentic taste of Greek cuisine from the Papadakis. SW.

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Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Tried this for lunch and it was ideal. Nice friendly welcome and great food, well presented. Great value for money and highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Very good service, great location, beautiful and very delicious food. We were surprised first time, when we visited this tavern. After that we returned here two more times and we were amazed too.

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Wroclaw, Poland
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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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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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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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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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Address: 35. 498657, 23. 654155, Kissamos, Crete, Greece
Phone Number: 30 28220 22340
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Kissamos
Cuisine: Chowder, Greek

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  • 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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