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Cafe, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
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47 Akti Poseidonos, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 041709
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Barnsley, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

very clean tidy English bar Karen is very friendly and attentive. Seafront location free Wi-Fi visited most days

Thank Sheila B
Greater London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016

After visiting Elounda in 2012, with regular visits to "Kaaren's", we hoped it was still there on our return this year and were so pleased to find it still in situ, with the same lovely relaxed atmosphere and charm we remembered. It's perfectly located with the sea directly in front of you and like 4 years previously, we visited it... More 

Thank Peter M
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

No joke, it really is the best sausage butty in town! Not satisfied with what he could buy locally the owner here now makes his own secret recipe bangers and very tasty they are too! A portion of porky herby loveliness, have them on fresh bread with a bowl of hand cut, skin on freshly fried chips - fantastic. Kaaren's... More 

Thank Dave C
Devizes, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

This café / restaurant is opposite the tourist train pick up point, near the harbour and beach. The quay for boats to Spinalonga is also nearby, and also a frequent street market. Kaaren is knowledgeable and helpful with her advice on gluten free dishes. There is a choice of typical café and local dishes nicely prepared and presented at a... More 

Thank David T
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Called in for fish & chips one Friday. It came wrapped in newspaper and the fish was the best ever. Thanks 👍

Thank jollysWirral
York, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

We visited Kaaren's for breakfast, ordering a full English. It was excellent, very good value, friendly staff, would definitely recommend this cafe. Excellent location overlooking the beach.

Thank DiHollows
Rochester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Can fault the warm service from Kaaren and Tim. Every year they buy in Blue WKD for ma and Strongbow for hubby on request. The atmosphere is the same as when we met then four years ago. If you want a lovely view of the sea and the village go and sit in the front seats of the venue. Only... More 

Thank Englishbull39
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Friends who moved to Elounda are frequent visitors to Kaarens. Very friendly , good views. Prices are very good and fish n chip Friday was lovely. Became reqular visitors. Happy hour very reasonable Did not get chance to try the special if mushroom pepper potential but will on return in may . Full English breakfast were good value. Locals who... More 

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Orpington, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Had a few breakfasts here this week and the poached eggs on toast are to die for. You may also want to sample some of Kaarens home made jams. She made us very welcome each day. Recommended.

Thank Steve B
Canvey Island
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96 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

Ate breakfast & lunch here on several occasions, when at the beach. Whilst not the cheapest in the area - you get what you pay for & the quality of ingredients shine through. The eggs are to die for (poached, fried or scrambled all perfect) & the home made sausages are amazing. Add home made jam (I think I was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $19
Cafe, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Akti Poseidonos, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041709
Kaaren's is a new and vibrant snack bar. Situated opposite the main beach, offering traditional English breakfasts, snacks, light lunches & early evening meals, with a unique, bistro style specials board, all home made by us. We also offer a wide selection of coffees, teas, soft drinks, milkshakes, ice cream sodas, cakes and crepes.Our position makes us an ideal meeting place for early evening drinks & cocktails.

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