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Akti Vritomartidos, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
+30 2841 042336
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: This bar overlooks the small fishing harbour off the main square in...
This bar overlooks the small fishing harbour off the main square in Elounda village.. With superb hosts to make you welcome and value for money drinks, coffee and meals it ranks number 1.
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  • 10
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Welcoming

The staff recognised us and gave us a warm welcome every time we visited. Seats comfortable view great. Toilets always very clean. Food looked good but at Elunda village were fed so well didn't need to eat out !

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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287 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

The staff recognised us and gave us a warm welcome every time we visited. Seats comfortable view great. Toilets always very clean. Food looked good but at Elunda village were fed so well didn't need to eat out !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We used this bar every day .the food was excellent and the staff were all top class .Can't wait to return and visit my local bar in elounda

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This place is brilliant to go on the computers or connect to the wifi to contact people from home, they serve food and drinks and they always have tvs so people can watch football, the staff are polite and friendly and they even know some english

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Stonehaven, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Such a nice place to visit any time of day. This family run bar has everything we need good food drinks and snacks .very popular place as many customers seem to visit again and again .

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The food, the drink and atmosphere is amazing and the staff very friendly which makes you feel relaxed and at home. Visited in 2011 not 2014.

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Nice place to watch the world go by and serves nice coffee. Even though the owner had his hand in plaster he still ran round serving customers and chatting

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NE Scotland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We came back several nights for cocktails and once for dinner. Food good, staff helpfull and friendly. Just the loud music playing constantly wasn't my era or taste

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Crete, Greece
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Great find!!!! The cafe was very modern even free wifi. Best coffee in Elounda and great food and apple pie.The staff were very prompt and friendly.

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Solihull
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85 reviews 85 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Good lunchtime meal of burger and chips followed by crepes. Attentive staff and a good view, through the parked cars, of the harbour.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Can not fault Babel. The welcome. The service the offer the toilets. The staff. Top notch. People watchers paradise. Just perfect. Just visit :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Akti Vritomartidos, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 042336

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

Description

This bar overlooks the small fishing harbour off the main square in Elounda village.. With superb hosts to make you welcome and value for money drinks, coffee and meals it ranks number 1.

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