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Spyros Taverna

Pano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
.+30.6974420937
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Ranked #1 of 43 restaurants in Gouves
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Beaconsfield
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Great location in the centre of Pano Gouves. You could easily spend an afternoon people watching and eating good food. Spyros is slightly over the top - but that's fine because the food is good and his passion for what he offers comes through. This place is worth a trip.

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ROCHDALE
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

After nearly an hours walk we came across an Oasis in the village, Very friendly staff (Dimitra) and a lovely cold glass of Mythos what more do you need when its red hot. Spiros arrived and the raki began to flow, we didn't eat here but were given lots of nibbles to eat during our stay. When we were ready... More

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Birmingham
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

This restaurant was recommended to us by some other holidaymakers so thought we would give it a try. Upon arriving you get a friendly welcome from Spyros the owner who keeps smiling and joking with the customers all night long. The food is excellent and the wine is good (from his families vineyard). Well worth a visit for a relaxing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We walked one hour to get there. Good food and super atmosphere. Great service of bringing us back to our apartment. We had a great time!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Nice quiet, out of the way little restaurant, traditional Greek food, tasted amazing, nice company, the owner was lovely, very welcoming and friendly. I have dietary requirements and he understood and adapted to everything. 5 star everything. We got a lift from our hotel door to the restaurant and back from a lady who worked there. Great service :)

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

We spent our penultimate night here. Great to be picked up by Debbie. Then greeted by such a friendly waitress, who is the first vegetarian Greek we have met and offered menu recommendations. Such a lovely spot right next to a picturesque church. Atmosphere lively and food tasty. I had moussaka, which was very meaty, tasty and filling. We walked... More

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Millport18
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Wonderful taverna in the old original Gouves village. Spyros will send a car to your hotel and also run you home after your superb meal. This a a very traditional village taverna, and not really a touristy type place - but is all the better for that. Make sure you visit when you are in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is THE place to go for a beautiful romantic meal. We were picked up by Despyna from the restaurant and our mouths just gaped when we saw it for the first time. It's stunning. The church next door is beautiful too. Recommended dish is a rabbit stifado. Being vegetarian, I didn't try it, but a friend did and thought... More

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Get away from the tourist Restaurants and Taverna's and go to a traditional Greek Taverna for experience you will never forget! The food is the best, cooked with fresh meats, fish & produce. Spyros prides himself on quality and giving customer satisfaction. Entertainment value is 100% whatever your nationality.

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Brussels, Belgium
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

For a real Greek dinner & a great host -Spyros- the place to be !!! Loved the meatballs in garlic tomato sauce, the lamb chops, the Greek salad, the mixed cheese disch, the red wine, and, of course, the Raki ;-)

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