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1, Ethnikis Antistaseos street, Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece
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Description: restaurant au bord du lac

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  • 3
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice view!

It has a nice view, you never get bored to have view as the Lake of Agios Nikolaos. Staff was okey, Me and my friends herald some cold frape and ice cream. We enjoyed it and would recommend it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
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Agios Nikolaos, Greece
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Agios Nikolaos, Greece
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

It has a nice view, you never get bored to have view as the Lake of Agios Nikolaos. Staff was okey, Me and my friends herald some cold frape and ice cream. We enjoyed it and would recommend it.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Visited here last summer and I would not go back. I ordered chicken souvlaki and it came a long time after everyone else's! On top of that it was undercooked and to be sent back. Yes you get fantastic views of the lake but the lake is surrounded by tavernas I'd rather hand over my money to.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Visited for lunch for a different view of the lake as we normally eat along the other side. My girlfriend ordered the chicken souvlaki which came undercooked, raw might be an over exaggeration but it certainly wasn't cooked properly, needless to say it was sent back. I've been going to Crete for over 20 years and this is the worst... More 

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Nottingham
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We really enjoy visiting Zygos, it has a lovely location situated in the corner of the lake area. It has trees and a little bridge within the restaurant area giving it a nice ambiance. The food is good and the service is attentive. They have a cockatiel in a cage under one tree and a couple of budgies in another,... More 

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Amstelveen, The Netherlands
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66 reviews 66 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Definitely the least crowded of all the eating places along the rim of Voulismeni lake as it's right in a corner. But they had enough choice on the menu, the food was good and the waiter friendly (and no loud music, like some of the other places).

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Heraklion, Greece
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Excellent service.. View is fantastic.. You can drink your coffee by the lake of aghios nikolaos.. Also you can watch football matches of european championships

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Agios Nikolaos, Crete
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Good coffee, lovely setting and shade from the Cretan sun! We've met friends here for coffe on Christmas day.

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Enjoyed the great location and good food here several times. Staff are very friendly and the prices are quite reasonable. Would recommend.

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hove
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013 via mobile

We chose to eat here for 3 out of our short 4 night stay. Great location by the lake and spacious. All staff were very friendly and the food and drink were excellent; very reasonable prices for its location-would recommend!

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We came here last week and it was lovely. Although my family and I go 'all inclusive', we always try and find a place to eat in a nearby town/village to have authentic food. Zygos has a great setting suitable for families or couples, away from the main busy strip of crowds, with delicious food, (sword fish was yummy!) and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1, Ethnikis Antistaseos street, Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Agios Nikolaos

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

Description

restaurant au bord du lac

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