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The Square, Apokoronas, Crete 730 03, Greece
+30 2825 300697
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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great night with beautiful food. Very friendly family that runs the restaurant. We were extra lucky because a band was playing on the square this evening.

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Thank JenWuitDB
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

A very nice resturant in Kalives ☺ Excellent service and very good food. Can absoltly recomend the place 😀

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Thank Gro M
Oakham, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

This family run taverna has a delightful setting in the small square right opposite the village church. Our English speaking waitress was most pleasant and helpful. The traditional home-made food was flavoursome and filling. This is where I selected moussaka from the menu and I wasn't disappointed. The place lacked a little atmosphere however, but that might have been down... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

Very friendly family who welcome you to their eatery. Great range of dishes to choose from at a reasonable price. Our son fell in love with the schnitzel so this restaurant became a favourite during our stay in Kalyves. There was a celebration at the church so we were lucky enough to join in the local festivities. Many locals eat... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Amazing service, amazing staff and amazing food! Not sure why this isn't higher up on the ratings as was probably the best meal we had whilst in Crete!! Great value, home made proper greek food, extremely generous portion sizes and all fresh! Even the cheese on their Greek salads was made fresh by them using their own milk! They don't... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

This was our favourite restaurant in Kalyves - ate there several times and were never disappointed. Most of the cooking is done by Irini and it's all delicious. Try the Chicken with peppers. She's very happy to share her secrets. Service was also excellent - daughter Katerina and her nieces. Lovely food - lovely friendly family. One good reason to... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

This Greek restaurant is fantastic,if you want to go to a family run taverna which serves up real Greek home cooked food. The welcome is warm and genuine and your fellow diners are Greek and a few tourists,plus the elderly Greek men putting the world right! The Greek salad at 5 Euros is huge,and contains cheese from their own farm,delicious.... More 

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Wanaque, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Ate lunch and dinner here several times. Wait staff was courteous. Food was excellent. House wines and beers were equally refreshing. Nice setting adjacent to an old olive oil mill. Prices are incredibly reasonable and portions are bigger than most tavernas. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank RichF81
Levallois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

Now called O'Milos, this is probably the best value taverna in town. Food is top notch and so unexpensive it makes it even better. Service is friendly and efficient. A must visit in Kalyves.

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Cambs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I was never keen on the old Zorbas... Sorry ! But now under the stewardship of Ireni, who has looked after us for many years in The Square, this Taverna has bloomed into one of the best in the village. The atmosphere, the views, are quite lovely, as is the food and service. Please don't miss this lovely little restaurant

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $20
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square, Apokoronas, Crete 730 03, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 300697

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?