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Seli Ampelou Restaurant

Lasithi Plateau, Lasithi Mesa, Crete 720 52, Greece
+30 2844 022595
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“pork” (4 reviews)
“wood oven” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Greek, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lasithi Plateau, Lasithi Mesa, Crete 720 52, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This café is conveniently situated next to the windmills of Lasithi Plain. Free car parking available. In October the café was empty, but the huge number of tables seems to indicate it must cater for large tour groups. We stopped for tea and sat outside...More

Thank DunelmArts
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We visited this place as a part of bus excursion in Knossos and Lassithi Plateau. Everything were very quick!The food and especially the pork in the wood oven was amazing!!!the view is fantastic !!The last but not least very clean facilities!

Thank Guide577442
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

This is easily the best meal I had in Greece! You can tell how fresh the food is (a lot of it is grown right there) and the preparation is incredible. The views are amazing, as well!

Thank melina615
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful place to be. All ingredients for a PERFECTLY DELICIOUS QUALITY MEAL. From a wonderful friendly service oriented family who work together as a Tesm to offer the best time the best service the best food to Locals and Tourists. One will cherish...More

Thank Sia K
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Entering the Lasithi area, at the top of the pass that leads to the famous windmill plateau is this gem of a restaurant which offers spectacular panoramic views. If that were not enough, the food tastes genuinely home made, and as the staff described, with...More

Thank oussies
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is at the top of the pass that leads into the Lassithi plateau. This gives it amazing views across the plateau and to the valley you ascended from. It is geared up for coach tours and quickly serves a set menu. Despite that...More

Thank Henchelson
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

This taverna is very close to the Venetian windmills that the Lasthiti plateau is famous for. The taverna can cater for large groups so the atmosphere not as traditional as one would hope

Thank 777SarahB777
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

After driving up the curly wurly roads, almost to the top of the mountain, this place is like an oasis! The setting is beautiful and the gardens are so green and full of flowers, which is amazing as it's so baron up there ... someone...More

Thank Carolinetsk
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after the visiting Cave of Zeus. This place have spectacular views. The food was good quality. All ingredients are used from the Lasithi Plateau. Must try stuffed wine leaves (Dolmadakia), best what I have tried and lamb in tomato sauce. After...More

Thank LaurisRauza
Reviewed September 3, 2016

The meal and service was perfect. And especially the owner was friendly and good for us. Amazing experience.

Thank krasauskaitelina
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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lasithi Plateau, Lasithi Mesa, Crete 720 52, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Lasithi Mesa
  • Phone Number: +30 2844 022595
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