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The Sailor


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Restaurant with Icelandic, North-European and Greek food. Fish, Seafood, Meat, Burgers, Pasta, Falafel, Hummus, Vegetarian and Vegan dishes. Enjoy dining where you can look down to the sea and watch the fishes play and where you have no pollution from car traffic!
$5 - $20
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Greek, International, Middle Eastern
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews falafel mussels salad grilled sea bream king prawns cretan specialities eggplant seafood mezze platter burger sandwiches fresh fish bread absolutely loved the food staff spoke good english beautiful view of the sea the water's edge
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Reviewed August 11, 2018

We ate here twice on our holiday once as a small group and once as a large group on both occasions the Food and Service was to a high standard, would recommend the Seafood tomato pasta and the young Gentleman who served us the first...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank peter12367
Reviewed July 16, 2018

The Sailor owner sold his restaurant to another people, now here it is Greek restaurant and we missed a lot delicious food and falafel!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank uwes297
thesailortaverna, Owner at The Sailor, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

I'm surprised to hear this since we have all the same falafel dishes as was before and most the seafood dishes are the same, the difference is mostly in much larger menu.

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Yes I know there’s a clue in the name and we probably should have had seafood but we fancied a burger - we had the Greek and Swedish burgers and weren’t disappointed. Great setting on the sea and good friendly service and very reasonably priced.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank janstoke1
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

A great place to have lunch, friendly place with lovely service, good food and drinks. They were very helpful and good English. A nice view of the beach

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank cattan58
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Amazing burger, had the English burger and it was great. Service was great too and the prices were very reasonable. View was nice aswell

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Johnnytheman27
thesailortaverna, Owner at The Sailor, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Thank you :)

Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

Visited on holiday and really enjoyed it ! The food was too class and so was the service ,. It was directly on the beach and the view was amazing ..if highly recommend this place !. The menu isn't massive but the chose is great...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank TJD5
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

We fancied a seafood lunch, and was lucky to pass this lovely little restaurant right at the waters edge. We had the Seafood Meze for 2.....very reasonably priced, with a great selection of seafood (big pot of fresh mussels, four big prawns, octopus, seafood pasta)...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank MaxedOutKev
thesailortaverna, Owner at The Sailor, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Thank you so much! It was so nice to meet you guys, we all loved you and hope to see you again <3

Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

The food is exelent, I sat ar a table with a beautiful view of the sea The waiters were very polite.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank SvandisKandis
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

The food was Excellent!!! We ordered prawns, mussels, grilled sea bream, smoked salmon. Worth the visit and the view is great!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank saaler2018
thesailortaverna, Owner at The Sailor, responded to this reviewResponded May 12, 2018

Thanks a lot, hope to see you lovely people again <3

Reviewed May 10, 2018

Nice family run restaurant at the end of one of the city beach bays, nice setting though not different to all the restaurants around. Food dishes are mainly fish with some Cretan specialities - cooked and grilled - you only find at THE SAILOR. Good...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank boutiquewines
thesailortaverna, Owner at The Sailor, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words, be always welcome :)

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August 30, 2018|
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Response from nealfo |
Been told it is closed, been past it 3 times and although there are tables outside it seems to be closed.
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