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Nikos the Fisherman

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Nikos the Fisherman
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Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
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Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
2897021945
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Late Night
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Fantastic Food - Friendly Family Atmosphere
5 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2014
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JohnSueHawthorn
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Southam, United Kingdom

Other reviews will tell you about how fantastic the fish dishes are. And they are right. Many of the tavernas in Kouloutoufari will claim to be home cooking, and they might be. But this... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 132
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
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  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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176 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Southam, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Other reviews will tell you about how fantastic the fish dishes are. And they are right. Many of the tavernas in Kouloutoufari will claim to be home cooking, and they might be. But this is the real deal. Nikos catches the fish, Sylvia (daughter) waits at tables and Mum cooks the meals with passion. Food is excellent tasting and served... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Definitely the best restaurant we ate in Piskopiano. Fish was definitely very fresh and thanks to Cleopatra, our nights on the patio were amazing! Thanks and we will be back!

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Northampton UK
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Whilst there are many places to eat in Koutouloufari this is the best for fish and the special of the day for meat lovers is excellent. We ate here three times in the two weeks we were in Crete and on each occasion the food just got better. Nikos does the fishing, so any fish of the day is always... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Went here three times during a two week holiday good food nice atmosphere friendly staff,some of the dishes a little on the dear side but all food delicious. Be aware that here as in most of the restaurants in the area you get charged for the bread even if you didn't order it. But this place is really worth a... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

The best chicken souvlaki I've ever eaten, go to this restaurant its tucked away up a little street but well worth looking for and I'm sure you will not be disappointed

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Dundee
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199 reviews 199 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Mrs Benny and I visited about 1 week ago. We ate here twice and here's what we think; Service/Ambience Staff are all family members and are Informative, keen and very friendly. The style of the restaurant is pure Greek White and blue. One feels like one is sitting in the family dining room. Food/££ We ate here twice and had... More

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Herts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We found Nikos on the last night of our holiday. What a shame it wasn't earlier! My wife and I shared a fish selection. It was delicious. Squid, octopus, shrimps, sardines and sword fish, all tasted great and generous portions. My daughter had meat balls and their fantastic potatoes, delicious too. Its a real family business. Silvia (daughter), our waitress,... More

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tel-aviv
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

we try it after reading what people said about it. every thing is true. fresh fish, everything we got was tasty. it a small place were all the family work. in the end of the meal they bring us some dessert ' a gift like she said it's for thanking us for comming to their place.. it was so nicely... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Wow, my sister visited this 6 weeks before I came out to same place. She recommended them to me. Paid them a visit, the food was outstanding and they looked at me and recognised my sister ( we are twins!) homely and amazing quality, more expensive than some others but still amazing value considering quality of the food.

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Bristol
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

My partner and I love having the opt unity to eat fresh fish and this restaurant did not disappoint. We ordered from the fresh fish selection at the front of the menu. I had the seam bream and my partner the sea bass, both came with tasty roasted crushed potatoes and vegetables. We also had two complimentary desserts which were... More

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Address: Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 70014, Greece
Phone Number: 2897021945
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos
Cuisine: Greek

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