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Lotus Eaters Restaurant

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Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 041538
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6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Wed - Mon 12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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Bolton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 19, 2014

This restaurant was the highlight of our stay, the service from Daniel is equivalent of any 5 start restaurant in London and the food a delight, anyone planning a trip to Elounda should make this place a priority.

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Devizes, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed August 18, 2014 via mobile

Busy restaurant didn't hamper quality of food or service which was excellent. Our waiter (probably the owner) attentive, informative, funny but not over bearing. Food good and well priced. On seafront so can get a bit blowy but only enhances the experience. Go.

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Yorkshire, UK
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed August 17, 2014

Our family of three visited four times during a two week holiday. Excellent service on each and wonderful food. Fish dishes especially good, and really enjoyed the Moroccan style lamb. The menu has an excellent mix of traditional Greek dishes and modern European food. Daniel, our host, was always delightfully welcoming. The views are stunning, especially at sunset, overlooking the... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2014

Best food beautiful setting.4of us had different things and all agreed best food in elounda.a must visit

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Alexandria, Virginia, United States
1 review
Reviewed August 14, 2014

My wife and I spent 10 days traveling through the Greek Islands and Lotus Eaters was one of the highlights. First and foremost, Daniel is very welcoming and a charming host. The restaurant is situated right on the the water presenting a perfect atmosphere and the seafood was top-notch (we are sort of picky when it comes to seafood). Another... More 

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Thank Michael P
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2014 via mobile

So happy we found this place. The food was delicious and fresh! I highly recommend the grilled seabass. Daniel is so warm and welcoming and very hard working. The restaurant was very busy but he still spoke to us and checked on us the whole time. The lady working there was very lovely too. A must visit!!!!

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Crieff, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2014

fantastic, advise to book table first day of holiday as always busy. Very professional, managed to provide me with gluten free vegetarian dishes, brought me alternative to the bread and dip. could not fault at all. would definitely go back

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London
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed August 7, 2014

Went with family and friends and returned for a second time a few days later. Excellent food, friendly warm service and really good prices. A must try. Best restaurant we tried in Elounda.

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Wakefield
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Visited a couple of times during July and was not disappointed. As always the food and service was excellent. Dan and Andrea always do their utmost to make your visit enjoyable. We return to Elounda in October and will certainly be back then.

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Thank metaxaman
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2014

The owner really tries his best but the food is really average. Excellent cheesecake and lemon sorbet.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$26 - $74
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041538

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?