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Zaros, Zaros, Crete 70002, Greece
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Ranked #7 of 8 restaurants in Zaros
Cuisines: Greek
Most recent review
- Oct 28, 2013
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50% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

At weekends, this will often be very busy, not least by Cretans who enjoy a trip out and Sunday lunch, as well as ' casual visitors' many of whom will be on holiday. For many years we have included a mountains trip which has usually included a fish-farm visit. The father and son team who run this familybusiness both have... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Stopped en route from monasteries to Gortys and was pleasantly surprised by the quality and standard of food served including Cretan sausage and fried aubergines. Nice setting overlooking fish pools swarming with huge fish gave a nice diversion for the kids. Worth the small detour but watch out for the faded sign in Zaros else you will easily miss the... More

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Kissamos, Greece
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

Ate here while staying in the Ida Hotel next door. The food was average and we felt unwelcome, being used to venues where a warm welcome is extended to customers. All the staff appeared to be employees so no family on duty. An interesting place to sit adjacent to the trout farm but we would not eat here again- the... More

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Kristiansand, Norway
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55 reviews 55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2011

Coming from Norway we were eager to try the salmon. Maby we were just unlucky but the fish was grilled too hard and were consequently dry. Dull presentation - just the fish surrounded by boring chips and the everlasting rice. What about laying the fish on a bed of fried local vegetables, drop the rice an chips and make a... More

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Heraklion, Greece
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2011

had a nice supper with family 2 pairs 4 kids ....the portions were great at the price were decent ....will go again definetyly again...try the TROUT for one person....great griled fresh fish..

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2010

Votomos Taverna is located in the nice mountain village of Zaros, close to the lake. There is fish farm. It meens you can find fresh fish - salmon and trout - always. The menu also have a large choice of other traditional dishes. When we visited this place there are not many visitors there – just some tables. But service... More

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