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Seafront | 250meters From Main Square, Keeping the Sea to Your Left, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
28410 41538
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Ranked #1 of 92 Restaurants in Elounda
Price range: $26 - $74
Cuisines: Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood, International
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Scenic view, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Menai bridge
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

This is a belated review, from our holiday in June/July 2014 but it felt important to acknowledge that over the three trips we have taken in Elounda, since 2011, we have noted constant improvement to the already superb quality of food and service in this restaurant. We have eaten here quite a number of times and experienced terrific food and... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

I have been meaning to write a review on this restaurant since our last visit to Elounda. Myself, my husband and my daughter have come to Elounda from Ireland for the past 5 years and are planning our 6th visit in the summer. We absoloutly adore the place. We have eaten in all the restaurants Elounda has to offer and... More 

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Tiverton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This seafront restaurant gives fantastic service, value for money and a friendly atmosphere. The food is lovely especially the fish. The owners can't do enough for you. Well worth a visit or maybe several if you are in Elounda.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

An all round super place to eat and pass the evening. Comfortable, unhurried with excellent food and wine. Most agreeable hosts/owners with always time for a greeting, even when busy. A must if in the area. Looking forward to future visits.

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Charlotte
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We went to the no. 2 and no. 3 restaurants in Elounda before this one and were really disappointed in the quality of the food for the money. Owner very nice but we liked the other restaurants better.

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Heckington, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

If ever you are in Elounda, Crete you must have a meal at this restaurant. The food is amazing and must not be missed. No wonder it is voted as the number 1 restaurant in Elounda. Bravo!!!

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Solihull
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84 reviews 84 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Attentive owner who serves great food cooked to perfection. Don't expect English food this is still a Greek restaurant serving traditional meals. The owner and his fiancé really listen to their customers so you are served exactly what you want.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Having returned again to this great restaurant in September it remains my favourite place to eat. The sea bass was amazing and the steak was as easy to cut as butter. Finishing with a white chocolate baileys cheesecake we were in foodie heaven. Everything is so fresh and cooked to perfection.. The service, food and views here are unrivalled .... More 

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England
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

From the outside this taverna looks decidedly average but the food and service is first class. Well worth a visit. On the expensive side though.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Fabulous restaurant, i would recommend going out of your way to eat here if you are in the area. My girlfriend and i went here two nights in a row as we loved it so much. Lotus Eaters serves the best Pitta Bread and hummus in the local area without a doubt. Also have to give a mention to the... More 

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Address: Seafront | 250meters From Main Square, Keeping the Sea to Your Left, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
Phone Number: 28410 41538
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
Average Prices: USD 26 - 74
Cuisine: Greek, Mediterranean, Seafood, International

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