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Kalyves Beach, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
0030-28250-31619
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
If you like proper "Steak" this is the best place in town!

We have eaten at many of the restaurants in little Kalyves, but this is the only ones that we keep coming back to for its steak. There absolutely fabulous, they really are, and their cooked to perfection. Great service with lovely owners and helpers this little sea front taverna is one to find and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
Michael B
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North East England, United Kingdom
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English first
North East England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We have eaten at many of the restaurants in little Kalyves, but this is the only ones that we keep coming back to for its steak. There absolutely fabulous, they really are, and their cooked to perfection. Great service with lovely owners and helpers this little sea front taverna is one to find and treasure. We're de finitely heading back... More 

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Halden Municipality, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

This was our fifth year to Kalyves!And every year this is our place to go for great food,music and service.I see that somebody has commented on the staff...well we all have our hours of "shutting"down being all 100%smiling and service minded...Being an european person, I admire that they actually manage stand up 24/7 delivering...so remember they are humans doing their... More 

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Beach area clean , free umbrellas , sunbeds etc but no atmosphere . The waiter works non stop but the owner is just so miserable !

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North Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Ate here tonight for family meal. Very authentic feel, food lovely and all staff who served us where very friendly and welcoming. Lovely relaxing atmosphere.

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Kalyves, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

One of the few beachfront restaurants in Kalyves, That have kept the athmosphere and exellent greek cusine. And it is not expensive.....

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We visited Icarus last night, after reading good reviews,food was excellent and the atmospher even better, There was live music, with even people who had eaten at adjoining tavernas coming in to dance The owners Michalis and Michele, were great hosts and spent most of the evening encouraging and leading the dancing Will defiantly be going back! PS the 'Easten... More 

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Kalyves, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Fabulous meal! Fresh fish cooked to perfection and my husband's kebab was just what he wanted. Michele and Mikalis were the perfect hosts and the view was amazing. Looking forward to live music tomorrow night. We will be there!!!!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

We ate in Icarus taverna 3 times during our recent trip to kalyves and the food was amazing and excellent value. Looked after by the lovely michelis and Michele. Highly recommended

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Rochford UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

No cats the food is cooked to perfection and those Rosemary potatoes,it makes such a change from chips chips & more chips. Lamb or Chicken cooked perfect, wine very good and as other people have said toilets very clean which is a very important point. We have been back many times me for the lamb you can cut it with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We had lunch here recently and it was a very pleasant experience. The waiter is helpful,smiling and courteous and the food was delicious. As we were going out for a meal in the evening we didn't want too much so stuck to the meze menu. The stuffed potato skins with bacon and cheese were lovely as were the courgette balls... More 

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Address: Kalyves Beach, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
Phone Number: 0030-28250-31619
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
Cuisine: Greek

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  • Address: Kalyves Beach, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
  • Phone Number: 0030-28250-31619

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  • Cuisine: Greek

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