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Taverna River


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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$6 - $57
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We visited this beach taverna a few times - either on a beach day or for a welcome beer on a walk to Rethmynon. 3€ each to hire a sun bed - they were free 4 years ago on our last visit. Very friendly service...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank helenhR7421XU
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Very tasty lunch! Always when we come here, we leave satisfied. Staff serves quickly and do not leave the dirty plates on the table as everywhere else in Crete.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank FoodieNouk
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We've eaten here a couple of times for lunch during our two weeks in beautiful Crete. Great service, lovely food. Chicken nuggets are great, ordered them for my daughter, they were clearly proper homemade chicken nuggets. Pork chops were lovely, as were the fried shrimp...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TW1981
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Another visit to this place reassured us, in what we learned 3 years ago ; this is a top Cretan restaurant, at a very affordable price. We had som very fresh grilled fish, grilled pork on the bone and Tzaziki and bread.. every thing was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Scubadoo2013
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Delicious fresh salads,sandwiches and fish. Very good red & white wine. All reasonably priced.Very friendly staff.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank damantel
Reviewed September 3, 2017

In a perfect spot to stop and refresh yourselves on the walk to Rethymnon on the beach! Very friendly atmosphere and not too expensive either.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank gwatermelon
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner here. Food was very good. The four of us had fish and a Greek salad to share. The view at the sea is one of te reasons to have a meal here, the adorable and very friendly waitress is the other. A...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank CharMarLec
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Very beautuful restaurant with tasty cuisine. Me and my family almost every day had a lunch there during our holydays. Were thery satisfied with food and service. Prices are very reasonable.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Ivan S
Reviewed July 30, 2017

My wife and I visited here for an evening meal. The cool breeze off the sea was wonderful after an extremely hot day and the sunset was memorable. We were warmly welcomed and selected a starter of beetroot with garlic and olive oil - delicious....More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Alister J
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Great place on the beach, great local food and the waiters are really nice. Sardine, bread, all good and good price. Nice area for kids. I greatly recommend it.

Date of visit: July 2017
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