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George Taverna Bar

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International, Greek, Pizza
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vlixadas | Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
+30 698 319 1703
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Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts Discover, Cash Only, Delivery, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Description: NICE GREEK FOOD GREEK MEZEDES FRESH FISH INTERNATIONAL CUISINE
THE TAVERN...
NICE GREEK FOOD GREEK MEZEDES FRESH FISH INTERNATIONAL CUISINE
THE TAVERN GEORGE WILL FIND THE PERFECT GREEK FOOD FROM A local family ALL OUR FOOD making FROM PURE GREEK MATERIALS, ALL MEALS baked FROM OUR OLIVE OIL PRODUCTION. 0.3 ACIDS EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL.
GEORGE promises a hospitable environment with excellent SERVICE AND delicious food
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
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George's Taverna is in the top 5 of places of best greek food. Warm welcome every time you come there, if you have any questions or requests they'll do their best to help/accommodate you. The dishes we tried were delicious and they have so much choice as well, the menu is more of a book than a menu... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

George's Taverna is in the top 5 of places of best greek food. Warm welcome every time you come there, if you have any questions or requests they'll do their best to help/accommodate you. The dishes we tried were delicious and they have so much choice as well, the menu is more of a book than a menu (in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic food and cocktails- friendly staff- well priced. Would recommend.Lovely clean taverna and good menu choice. Hot chocolate is amazing.

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Thank JRed11
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Been here in this most surprising area of Crete twice now first on our honeymoon an with our whole family. We always eat here the service was excellent an the hospitality by all the staff was excellent love these guys so much can't wait to get my butt back on a plane for some proper Greek food an mythos an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Food was excellent here, we went twice! Hospitality is great and price of food is very reasonable. Highly recommended, great for solo travellers, couples and families!

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Thank elenehadj
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

I was on holiday with friends and our children age 5 and 10 the last week of August 2015. The all inclusive hotel that we stayed in had very very poor food, so on the second night we discovered Georges and never looked back for the next 6 nights we all dined at the Taverna the food was Amazing the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Food was excellent here. Lovely warm welcome on each occasion. Food cooked in traditional way and excellent quality. Highly recommended

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

A lovely friendly atmosphere the staff were happy to stay and chat with you while you were having a drink or meal.George and his family were lovely and couldn't do enough for you we popped in every day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

I went because of reviews I had read. I was not dissapointed, a welcome for all, great food, realistic prices.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Went here most night food was beautiful and very large portions, this place had a great atmosphere as a lot the places was a bit dead it think it due to alc hotels wot are killing Greece . The staff George who owns it mike and George behind the bar are great fun and look after you, hope to see... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Great place to eat and socialise the food was excellent we stayed at the Island hotel across the road and can say the food was better at Georges plenty of variety,good portions, they have an excellent chef ,George the owner, George the barman ,and Mike very entertaining, helped to make for a great holiday would definitely recommend a visit there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: vlixadas | Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gouves
  • Phone Number: +30 698 319 1703

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International, Greek, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children

Description

NICE GREEK FOOD GREEK MEZEDES FRESH FISH INTERNATIONAL CUISINE
THE TAVERN GEORGE WILL FIND THE PERFECT GREEK FOOD FROM A local family ALL OUR FOOD making FROM PURE GREEK MATERIALS, ALL MEALS baked FROM OUR OLIVE OIL PRODUCTION. 0.3 ACIDS EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL.
GEORGE promises a hospitable environment with excellent SERVICE AND delicious food

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