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Spyros Taverna

Pano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
.+30.6974420937
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Ranked #1 of 46 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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Bremerhaven, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Nice small tavern located beside a church in pano Gouves the old part Gouves. Very good traditional food and nice ambient but limited place.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Visited the lovely old village and stopped for a drink here. The waitress was pleasant enough however when she realised we were not eating but only having drinks that was the last she spoke to us. Once we finished our drinks we went to pay and had to stand at the bar for around 15minutes before the waitress came out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

We loved the food and the settings. The staff was nice and we had a beautiful afternoon. This is highly recommended.

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Visited here because of the reviews and was extremely disappointed to say the least. The welcome was poor, lazy and uninviting. Food was tasteless, cold and very overpriced. Village was lovely but the decor in this taverna was over bearing and I was not impressed with all the chalk boards stating to tell everyone if we had had a good... More

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athens
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Words cannot describe what a wonderful time my wife and I had here.Spyros and Debbie make you feel like family.Oh by the way the food is incredible!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Read all the reviews before so we had to try to see for ourselves.What can i say apart from the fact that this is by far the Best Restaurant i have ever visited In Crete/Greece.We visited here 3 times and Spyros/Debbie and all the staff made us so welcome and the food was Fantastic.All the staff were so friendly Its... More

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Arrived at the Tavern and immediately felt at home. We took the car on this occasion but next time will ring to get Spyros to pick us up. Lovely meal and my first moussaka for a long time. All so reasonably priced and everyone there were so friendly. There is a very comprehensive menu and the usual good selection of... More

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We went to Spyros Taverna 3 times during out week stay in Gouves. It is situated in a little village not disturbed by tourism, and the food is delicious. Spyros himself is lovely, and offers a pick up and drop off service for people that book. Would definitely recommend. Food was delicious and homemade rolls and olive oil with olives... More

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My wife and I had been recommended to go to this restaurant by another couple whilst sat around the pool at The Island Hotel. The lovely owners will come and pick you up from the door and take you away to their welcoming restaurant. From the moment we got there we were made to feel very welcome and straight away... More

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Erskine, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

we had 2 fabulous nights here :)..we even made friends with great Russian couple :):):) we were picked up by the lovely Debbie, who also made sure we got back to our apartment. Dimitra was also very cool :)...Spyros runs a tight ship but lots of fun..mabe a wee bit near the bone sometimes and a wee bit too generous... More

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Address: Pano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
Phone Number: .+30.6974420937
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gouves
Cuisine: Greek

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