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Eleas Thea


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


Greek, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We feasted at Elena’s Thea, their own tender lamb. Cretan salad with goat cheese, so fresh! Crusty delicious bread. Everyone enjoyed chicken pie, flavorful meatballs and potatoes, and cheese pie.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Views and great food! This family run restaurant serves traditional classic Cretan dishes in a lovely atmosphere. Hearty entries, classic Greek salads and nice wines accompany your meal . Great options for vegetarians.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 4, 2019

I went there (for the second time) with my wife and every time we are amazed about the owners, the food, the atmosphere ! While we ordered 2 appetizers very tasty, fresh, well prepared... we got a third one for free. We ordered 2 main...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Had an excellent meal here - great staff - delicious food - view from patio was absolutely majestic! Well worth a visit

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank JohnZ578
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Stunning location with an absolutely amazing view but the taverna doesn't just have an amazing view but service and food to match. The waiter was just so friendly and quick with a joke and chat, Delicious homemade bread was served with a creamy cheese as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank goanjock
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Great food and atmosphere in this hilltop taverna. Stunning views of the olive forest and fresh authentic Cretan cuisine. Amazing salads and homemade bread await you at this delightful local gem.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

It was the best salad I ve ever had in my life! And the olive oil in this place is sooo delicious! But the real deal is the breath taking view! The pics can say a bit.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank fazevedoss
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Great place to watch the sunset with excellent food, wine and service. A real highlight of our trip.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Jesse V
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This may have been the best value utterly delicious meal we’ve eaten in our whole lives in 3 continents. Local specialities, fresh salads (the herbs are growing outside in the garden), homemade bread.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ali K
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice as food and service was excellent. Feta dishes were superb. Well worth a visit and great place to see sunset.

Date of visit: July 2018
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