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“Marvelous views” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Despina Taverna

Despina Taverna
Mavrikiano | Akti Poseidonos, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
+30 2841 041350
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Ranked #12 of 92 Restaurants in Elounda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $28
Cuisines: Seafood, Barbecue, Greek
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Restaurant details
Good for: Scenic view, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: On road to plaka, 100metres from main beach
Brighouse
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
“Marvelous views”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

The moonrise was just the icing on the cake. Food and service were superb. We had a lovely, romantic evening.

Visited May 2013
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English first
Wakefield,west yorks.
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 39 cities Reviews in 39 cities
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
“Fantastic View.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Fantastic view across elounda in both daytime and nightime,a great choice of dishes,all of them delicious served by attentive waiters,look out for the free mezes at the start of your meal and the free dessert,all for a very reasonable price.

Visited June 2013
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Gloucester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Wonderful food and great value for money. Great service provided”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Lovely views but did not like people smoking around you when eating. wonderful food and great value for money. The atmosphere was warm and inviting such a lovely family establishment. Would highly recommend.

Visited May 2013
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Litcham
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Nothing too much trouble!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

We arrived at the Despina before it had opened just for a drink but the food and service was so good and the view so stunning we stayed for a leisurely lunch in the sun - superb

Visited April 2013
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Wymondham
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Excellent food and a view to die for”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

We went here on several occasions this year and last and the food is of a very good standard, freshly prepared mere food and a barbecue for cooking meats etc. the service was excellent and there is always a complimentary pudding which comes with the bill.

  • Visited May 2013
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