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Marineli 17, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
2810221444
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 59
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  • 11
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  • 5
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

Good food in a street near venezian port of Heraklion. Nice staff. The restaurant have very reasonable prices.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 7, 2014
Nika_75
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Guimaraes, Portugal
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
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138 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Good things first: The Food was good. We had some starters, and then sqid and fried fish. What wasted the evening was the service: The main course arrived when we were still busy with the starters, so it was only warm later. And from the last bite 'til the invoice it took 3 attempts and 40 min. At the time... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Our family of 4 adults stayed at the nearby Kastro Hotel where the receptionist recommended this restaurant. She got a big hug from us for doing so as this was hands down the best meal we ate in over 2 weeks on Crete. Everything was amazing..we ordered several dishes to split between our group along with several bottles of wine.... More 

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Heraklion Crete
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130 reviews 130 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I'm a native from Heraklion Crete. The food in this place is average, something that definitely you can easily find in many fish food restaurants in nearby piazzas. The issue with this place is the staff as well the owner which both are the essence of roundness and unprofessionalism ! I placed a dinner for my British friends, and in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

It was a very nice surprise! I was on a business trip and we were looking for a dinner. Great food, excellent service! I definitely suggest it and I will visit it again.

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Rovereto Italy
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We love, love, love this place! Beautifully located opposite the Aghios Dimitrios Church. Delicious food, served by an outstanding and friendly staff. Warm atmosphere inside which was nice given the fresh temperatures outside. We also got loucoumades offered by the taverna, to top off an excellent meal. Very honest prices, we can highly recommend this place! We already decided to... More 

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Singapore
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245 reviews 245 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
553 helpful votes 553 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I wanted only soup for dinner. When I checked their menu at the entrance, it didn't look that they had it but a waiter pointed "Fish Soup". OK, why not try, then ? It is the only soup they have. It tastes so good. I can't explain what is made from such as seasoning but it is rich and kinda... More 

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Guimaraes, Portugal
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Good food in a street near venezian port of Heraklion. Nice staff. The restaurant have very reasonable prices.

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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

We found this by chance. The staff are not at all pushy and very friendly with pretty good english. They seemed to be 4 brothers under the forbidding gaze of their father, but that is only an impression. Our waiter talked us through the menu and made some suggestions. Grilled lamb chops were heavenly. Spicy prawns were lovely. We had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Place was recommended by our hotel. Relatively small establishment just off the main pedestrian street, nestled up against a small church. Weather was nice, so we got an outside table. Though waiters were casually dressed, offerings came with a certain sophistication and yet at a moderate price. Clientele seemed a mix of locals and visitors. Not a boisterous place, so... More 

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Heraklion, Greece
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48 reviews 48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
274 helpful votes 274 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I should have reviewed Terzakis the 1st, or 2nd time I went! Well, better than never! If this place was facing the sea, people would be visiting by the hundreds. I am glad that it is not, because you can find a table on a lazy Saturday noon. The dishes are superbly cooked: last time we went we tried the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Marineli 17, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: 2810221444

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 29
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine

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