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agiou nikalou elountas, Elounda, Crete, Greece
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A lovely and friendly taverna

We ate here three times whilst on holiday in Elounda. A lovely place with the friendliest possible welcome and attentive service. It is very conveniently situated by the harbour/marina. Ham omelette was lovely and light. Meat balls and dakos equally tasty - as was the beefburger and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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Huddersfield
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Huddersfield
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48 reviews 48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

We ate here three times whilst on holiday in Elounda. A lovely place with the friendliest possible welcome and attentive service. It is very conveniently situated by the harbour/marina. Ham omelette was lovely and light. Meat balls and dakos equally tasty - as was the beefburger and the chicken souvlaki. A very delightful place and worthy of a visit

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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

We ate here after our Spinalonga trip in late afternoon. It wasn't the busy, but we were hungry so went to the first restaurant we saw. and what a good choice! Fish was very fresh and tasty. if you after Greek specialities I also recommend to try Greek plate and one of lamb dishes, it was really amazing. Despite all... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Nice food lovely welcome would go again. Rose house wine was lovely. Overall good value. Gets busy around 9pm 10pm time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Fresh fish was a treat. Went twice for lunch on my stay in Elounda. Staff very welcoming and attentive. Well worth a visit.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We were recommended to go there and we were not disappointed. Excellent food and service, would go again

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

The Moussaka was excellent, and Moussaka is my favourite dish ,my wife's had a lot of tomato on the top , mine had none ! Interesting. The service was friendly , the owner switched on the patio heater as it was unusually cold with biting wind. The only let down was the wine , we ordered a carafe of house... More 

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Wallasey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Had lunch here today. Very attentive staff explained menus and specials to us. Food arrived fresh hot and delicious. Starter of bread and calamari then mousaka and souvalaki. Washed down with beer.You could tell food was freshly prepared when it arrived. Lovely to eat in a place with a good atmosphere, where the surroundings looked pretty and cared for even... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We had a traditional Cretan cuisine menu platter which was lovely! It was a good way to get a taste of local delicacies! Our waitress was very attentive and we had a lovely meal here!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Great Fresh Cretian Food at its Best.Had Mussel & Shrimp Saginaki with Garlic Bread, and a good local wine delightful, had to ask Chef for Recipe. Service and Friendly Atmosphere 1st Class. Won't forget you.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We recommend this restaurant to all who travel to Elounda, we have been using it for several years now and have never been disappointed. The staff are so friendly and helpful, you will feel welcome from the moment you walk in.The food is always the best, always fresh and served with a smile. All at very reasonable prices. Visit and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: agiou nikalou elountas, Elounda, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

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