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Bakaliko Crete

Eleftherias Venizelos Square 13, Archanes, Crete 701 00, Greece
+30 281 075 1117
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Eleftherias Venizelos Square 13, Archanes, Crete 701 00, Greece
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as part of the Gourmet Tour of Heraklion. The food was superb. The staff were friendly and recommended the wine for each dish. They were spot on each time, making it a very enjoyable experience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sue S
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

I like this restaurant: So friendly people, good advice, good food, Nice price. We ate here two times and Will never forget.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank margrou
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Bakaliko is a very nice small restaurant/shop/caterer very well situated along the main square of Archanes. Its terrace in the middle of the square is a wonderful place to spend time eating, drinking and watching the locals come and go. I wish we would have...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nathalie R
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a really great meal here, if you hire a car we would really recommend making this trip. The location is rustic Greek in the centre of a very pretty square. The food was fresh, local, different variety, plentiful and tasty. The employees were...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank NandJ2012
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Shared a specially tasty lunch with friends at Bakaliko celebrating Geoff new job. The fig/walnut/fetta/rocket with caramelised dressing salad was a delight to the taste buds. 10 out 10. Thanks

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Andrew F
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We visited Archaines in the early afternoon, 10 of us with kids, looking for light lunch in greek style... we had puzzled for a while before we chose this place, because the square was rather empty... ended up picking this place... - The food was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bela S
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We stopped at Bakaliko after reading reviews here that said it was gluten friendly. We needed a spot to bring customers while we toured the neighboring wineries. To say that the service and wine list were fantastic is an understatement. This was next level. Georgio...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank annamkk
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Bakaliko prieds itself of serving foods made from local Greek crops and products. only. Great concept. We had the “salad of the day” as well as a other local tapas prepared with a modern twist. A lovely experience and great food. The restaurant also has...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank grimstads
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This restaurant doubles as a grocery store on the village main square with tables outside. This restaurant serves simple Cretan food and this review is based on expectations for such a place. As compared to many other places, this was above the cut. The food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Drandtalley
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has been recommended to us by locals and we love it. A wide selection of greek wines and traditional food on a good level. Nice setting on the main square. You can also buy greek olives, wine, olive oil and other gourmet food....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Silversurfermigle
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Antony G
December 8, 2015|
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Response from George G |
Since we are only open on weekends, the landline number is not the best one, so here is a mobile number- +30 6976303265
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $14
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eleftherias Venizelos Square 13, Archanes, Crete 701 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Archanes
  • Phone Number: +30 281 075 1117
  • E-mail
Bakaliko is a DELI selling fine quality food and wines of Crete plus a restaurant where we serve light, innovative meals (sandwiches, salads, meze) using the ingredients of the store.
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