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Analipsis, Hersonissos, Crete, Greece
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Crete from the kitchen

Inconspicuous tavern, somewhere at the end of the road, where no one would expect that you can survive the flavors storm. Sympathetic and singing Greek owner shares what he has. At the beginning we were welcomed by the glass of homemade raki, then a plate of freshly picked fruits and slice of fresh... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 28, 2014
maciej_alcapone
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Gdansk, Poland
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Gdansk, Poland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Inconspicuous tavern, somewhere at the end of the road, where no one would expect that you can survive the flavors storm. Sympathetic and singing Greek owner shares what he has. At the beginning we were welcomed by the glass of homemade raki, then a plate of freshly picked fruits and slice of fresh bread with olive oil and above all... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Thank you Stelios for showing us such wonderful Cretan hospitality. Although we experienced it elsewhere, you were special. You and your wonderful wife and family are so kind, genuine and proud of your establishment. it was such a treat to not only eat such good and wholesome food prepared freshly by your wife, but also to experience such generosity with... More 

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Shere, Surrey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

This tavarna, located in Analipsi, slightly off the main roads, offers the best dining experience in this area. The owner runs his own farm and most of the food served on the table come from there. The outside dining area is surrounded by an orchard and many yummy fruits from there are complementarily offered on your table (if they like... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2011

Excellent tasty fresh food, well cooked - the veg comes from Stelios farm and the meat from his sister, the local butcher. Stelios is very proud of his kitchen and will invite you to look in. The menu includes food from the grill as well as traditional greek food - try the kleftiko, its the best! The taverna is off... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

Excellent tasty fresh food, well cooked - the veg comes from Stelios farm and the meat from his sister, the local butcher. Stelios is very proud of his kitchen and will invite you to look in. The menu includes food from the grill as well as traditional greek food - try the kleftiko, its the best! The taverna is off... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Analipsis, Hersonissos, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Greek

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