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Chora, Greece
(22860) 41219
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Ranked #35 of 49 Restaurants in Folegandros
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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Phoenix, Arizona
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252 reviews 252 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

You couldn't find a prettier setting than this plaza at night - a church overlooking a tree-shaded area with tables, with lots of pretty lights hanging in the branches. The grilled chicken was excellent. The baklava was outstanding - the best we had in our 2 weeks in Greece. The milk shakes were also good. Our biggest complaint was the... More 

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Gytheio, Greece
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111 reviews 111 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We know O Kritikos for many years. The quality of the food hasn't changed, still good. They know how to grill meat, it's one of the best places to eat kontosouvli (a greek meat speciality) and chicken. And nice service.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

In general, Folegandros restaurants are just great, but O Kritikos was the first we visited and we really enjoyed it. We both had roasted meat (chicken and pork) and it was so tender and flavorful with a very generous portion of fried potatoes on the side. It's in a beautiful square, we had really good service and very much enjoyed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I see that O Kritikos gets very mixed reviews, which surprises me: though it bills itself as a Cretan restaurant, I didn't notice much on the menu that struck me as that different from what was on offer elsewhere. However, what we did choose was well-executed and above the average island standard (in fact, I have to say that the... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Excellent value for money. We believe that it was the best "food on fire" (Excellent mixed prok-lamp konstosouvli and roasted chicken) to find at Chora of Folegandros. We would definitely visit again to try more roasted stuff.

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Bordeaux, France
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Central position in Folegandros Hora with trees offering shade for lunch. Typical greek food with good products and moderated prices. In July it was fully booked for the dinner. Accept Visa card

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The atmosphere was excellent. However, this is typical for all Chora restaurants. The horiatiki salad (Greek salad) and the starters were good. The horiatiko sausage from Naxos was tasty. The moussaka dish was definitely warmed with its plate in a microwave oven as the plate itself was really hot. This is unacceptable. Maybe this restaurant specializes in grilled meat. However,... More 

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Athens
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We were impressed by the looks of the grilled meat and expected it to be tasty. I have to admit that the food and service were below our expectations unfortunately....

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Athens, Greece
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58 reviews 58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We were looking forward to having a meal with grilled meat. The food was below our expectations, not really tasty and average quality.

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Athens Greece
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Chora the capital of Folegandros is the paradise for good local food.There are restaurants with good Greek cuisine one or two especially for fish.I choose KRITIKOS tavern for good grilled meat with fresh salads and cold beers in nice prices.If you ever visit it try to go early evening and not too late because late the night its very crowded.But... More 

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Address: Chora, Greece
Phone Number: (22860) 41219
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Cyclades  >  Folegandros
Cuisine: Greek

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