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Olondi Restaurant

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Harbor Front, Elounda, Crete, Greece
00302841041040
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

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  • 34
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  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent Restaurant!

Had a fantastic meal in this restaurant when I was in Elounda. The food was excellent and the service was outstanding. Kosta was friendly and very well presented. The views around the restaurant were also superb. Would highly recommend the restaurant to anyone who visits Elounda.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
Steven K
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South Queensferry, Scotland, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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594 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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South Queensferry, Scotland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Had a fantastic meal in this restaurant when I was in Elounda. The food was excellent and the service was outstanding. Kosta was friendly and very well presented. The views around the restaurant were also superb. Would highly recommend the restaurant to anyone who visits Elounda.

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edinburgh
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Was there in September and couldn't have asked for anything better! Most importantly the food was delicious, cleaned our plates! Food was accompanied by excellent service, especially from Kostas! The views of the bay are perfect, visited many times during our week stay. Have got our hoilday booked for summer time, see you soon!

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Leigh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

A very pleasant and tasty meal with stunning views across the bay to the island of Spinalonga a must visit, Elounda is a small coastal town with plenty to see, many eateries to suit most.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Fab meal, fab service and entertaining company. Delicious food in a wide range of fresh options, and delightful waitstaff.

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Cornwall UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Lovely location and great food. What made it stand out for us was the staff. Kostas is a first class waiter and very personable. His moustached colleague is happy and efficient. The owner came over to us for a chat, we were his last customers of the season. Our daughters aged 8 & 6 asked to go back for our... More 

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Nottingham
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Next to the harbour in Elounda. Lovely home baked food - mamma's meatballs were fab and the prawns. Fish directly fished each day by the owner.

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warrington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

This was our fifth time in Elounda and we always go to Olondi restaurant.The place is fantastic situated right by the waters edge just such a beautiful sunset. The food is always so fresh & cooked to perfection. Yannis the owner is so friendly & always has time for you as does all his staff. They just can't do enough... More 

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Telford,Shropshire
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We returned to Elounda in October,the place is like a magnet,it keeps pulling us back.Our first stop for dinner was the Olondi restaurant.We were greeted like old friends by Yannis and his staff,who make every customer feel special.Despite all the staff feeling tired after a long ,busy season the treatment was first class.The food here is excellent and the atmosphere... More 

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Solihull
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85 reviews 85 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Like many restaurants in Elounda The Olondi is situated next to the sea so perfect setting in which to enjoy some good Greek food. Friendly owner who chatted to us as we were passing at lunch time and remembered us when we returned in the evening. Very refreshing too that in Elounda nobody 'hounds' you to eat at their establishment... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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23 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stopped here for lunch and it was very good. Excellent food and service was prompt as well. It had a good Greek feel

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Harbor Front, Elounda, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: 00302841041040

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget

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