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Amalthea Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Greek
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Very impressed!! Lovely service but even better quality food. Went for traditional Greek, moussaka, mixed sausages, tzatziki, potatoes and not disappointed. Beautifully served and great portions. Don't miss!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank KatrinaStamp
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We had our last dinner on Crete here - talk about ending on a high note! We generally enjoyed all the meals we had in and around Ag. Nikolaos but this really was the best. The food was all delicious (kebab, moussaka, sausage with yogurt...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Sally B
Reviewed June 23, 2017

My husband and I went there for lunch on a Wednesday. The location is interesting as there is a little beach called Kitroplatia that you pass on the way to this restaurant. I recommend parking up and walking, Aghios Nikolaos is small. The Restaurant is...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

I live and work in Agios Nikolaos, and since I tried this restaurant for the first time a few years ago, together with my fiancée, it is our favorite. It's located directly at the sea and offers a beautiful view of the Sitia mountains. The...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank MarkGS76
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

I ate chicken with dijon mustard. sauce was spot on, propably best meal i had here agio nikolaos !!! Really nice and helpfull staff. Our meal took some time before it came because there were really big group of people before us so they gave...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank NiiloL14
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Delicious genuinely Cretan food, with fish our favourite. Staff are wonderfully friendly and helpful. Our top choice.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank GailParlane
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

The best place to eat in Agios Nikolaos. Tell the waiter what you like and you get it! Meat or fish or something small, does not matter, you going To love it. And as a bonus all waiters, including the boss, are extra happy and...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Mika-Severi
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

Really great tasting, beautifully served food , with the most attentive and friendly staff you will meet anywhere in Greece. Amalthea is one of the reasons we keep coming back to Crete and Aghios Nikolaos. Fantastic

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank PeterM1950
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, lovely atmosphere and exceptional service! Very kind and professional waiters. We were there twice during our stay and we loved it. By far the best fish in town - the sea bass and the mussels are highly recommendable. Thank you!

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank NNLI
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Been there after a business meeting to give a more relaxing end at it. I must say that we all were very satisfied and had pleasant time there. Pros Nice food Traditional tastes with modern touches Nice view Clean and elegant Value for money Cons...More

Date of visit: February 2017
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