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5 Kondilaki Str, Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece
28410 83153
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

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liverpool
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

great laid back atmosphere family run obvious pride in what they do greek guy un grill set the tone super relaxing evening

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Greeley, Colorado
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The food is very tasty, grilled calamari and roast lamb were two personal favourites but lots of menu items to choose from. The wait staff could not have been more hospitable. It is family owned and operated they take great pride in their business. They welcome you as if you are family too and look after you even when the... More 

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London
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

As much as we loved Agios Nikolaos we had struggled to find a great restaurant - until we found the Embassy restaurant. It was intimate, the food was delicious and the service was really friendly. They are about to expand so I hope that does not change the atmosphere and the quality of the food. We would definately go back... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Loved this quirky tavern - the food was just awesome and nothing too much trouble, returned three times in a week. Fabulously friendly owners and their boys - a lovely family feel. Mushrooms and village sausage were gorgeous but the their saganaki sauce was a triumph. A must-visit for anyone in Ag Nik at any time of year.

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Guildford Surrey
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76 reviews 76 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Dining outside under a vine covered pergola on a warm evening, what can be better. Excellent food freshly cooked on the bbq or spit. The freshly caught fish was superb. Family run restaurant that is clearly very popular with locals and tourists so obviously successful. One small criticism is that the staff can be a little over friendly but perhaps... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

In all our travels this is the restaurant my husband and I talk of and dream of returning too the most. It's hard to know if its the setting, which, with its overlooking balconies and light is quite magical, if its the food, which is just plain delicious or if its the people who welcome us so warmly and have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Set in the most Cutest area with a BBQ going in the corner and lovely relaxing friendly and welcoming scenery! I lived here for 5 months and went here many times, the staff are always friendly and no matter how busy we're always having chats and making sure everything was ok for their customers. Food was incredible, was a specials... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We visited this restaurant twice during our 10 night stay in Agios Nikolaos and thoroughly enjoyed it both times. The staff were fantastic and very attentive. The restaurant completely filled up both times we dined there which meant that there was a great atmosphere and buzz in the place. There were also a large number of locals eating there as... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The Embassy in my opinion should be much nearer the top of the list..we are just back from 10 nights in Ag Nik and visited the Embassy 3 times on each occasion the food was fantastic, we had the seafood platter for 2, chicken souvlaki and the seabass...each meal tasted fabulous! As with most resturants there was bread, olive tapenade... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We ate here a couple of times during our stay and were never disappointed, souvalaki, steak, mousakka all fantastic. The staff are very friendly and make you feel very welcome . definitely worth a visit and good value for what you get . We will visit there again on our next visit to ag nik without a doubt.

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Address: 5 Kondilaki Str, Agios Nikolaos, Crete, Greece
Phone Number: 28410 83153
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Agios Nikolaos
Cuisine: Greek

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