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Istron, Kalo Chorio, Crete, Greece
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Cuisines: Mediterranean
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- Jun 10, 2014
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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Chrisambelos was directly opposite our apartment, so we stumbled down there on our first night - thank heavens we did! We ate there every night of our holiday. Maria (Giorgos's mum) does most of the cooking and everything she touches is fabulous - we didn't have a single thing that we didn't like. I can highly recommend her oven baked... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Giorgos' restaurant is the best fish restaurant in all of the town! Owned by his family (you will see his friendly mother baking cheese pies and his father watching soap operas), Chrisambelos has a lovely view of the Mirabello Bay - an excellent place for a date or large gathering. I went here for my boyfriend's birthday with several of... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 via mobile

We tasted the best and the freshiest grilled fish ever! The people there are really warm and friendly. They have their own fishing boat so their fish are really fresh. Most importantly they know how to prepare them and grill them. Do not miss the homemade bread by the mother of the owner, it is delicious! The place has a... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

George is a great laugh and the food is excellent. The view is outstanding - a very pleasant evening and they catch their own fish so you know its fresh

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

We stopped for lunch on our way back from Gournia to Bali and received an amazing welcome. The owner was very friendly and the food made by his mother was fantastic. We had mixed starters, meatballs, cheese pies, veg, fried haloumi all fantastic. We would have gone there every night if we had been staying in the area.

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Salisbury Wiltshire
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48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2011

From the moment we stepped into the restaurant we were made to feel very welcome. The food was lovely. Home-made. We were given things to try. The lamb dishes were delicious. Excellent value for money. We went back twice more.

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