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Palio Kantouni


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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$7 - $17
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Mediterranean, Greek
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

Tucked away on the edge of Elounda this small taverna (only a handful of tables) is well worth a visit. I emailed my booking and received a prompt reply from Marinos. Yes, as others have pointed out, the menu is limited but then they are...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OverLH
Reviewed December 29, 2018

Great views, traditional home cooked food and exceptional se4vice from the whole family. You must go - it’s amazing!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Nic T
Reviewed November 3, 2018

It's two years since we had supper here and on that occasion I gave Kantouni less than a good review. As my wife and I prefer to eat away from the hustle and bustle we thought we'd come back and try out luck a second...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

they do a half liter of wine and will keep the other half behind the bar. once you have drunk the first half liter they will bring the other half liter to your table and you can drink that then. really nice chips and panoramic...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Daydream29763583325
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We were so impressed the first time we went that we booked for another night while we were there. Such passion for the food they serve. Every dish explained in detail and it was delicious. Even at night the view is great

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Francesca R
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

One of the best meals we had during our trip! We were a group of 8 and were well looked after. The Sea Bream was wonderful and I also tried the lamb which was also fantastic. Lovely meze starters were provided which were really tasty....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FranLou123
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We are currently staying on all inclusive but decided to have a meal out in the resort. I feel so lucky to have found this little gem. The owner and staff were extremely friendly and the food was out of this world, real Greek cuisine!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JI1971
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This is one of the best tavernas in Crete. The food is excellent, the view outstanding and you are made to feel very welcome. It it traditional greek cuisine that is very well prepared.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EDW99
Reviewed October 14, 2018

My husband and I ate here on the last night of our holiday, we were both exited to be eating a traditional Greek meal before going home. On arriving it feels like your entering the owners home and doubt if you belong. Took about 10...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jofrod
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Visited here twice during our recent stay. Brilliant location, personal and friendly service from Manolis, but above all excellent food. The snacks delivered free before the starters are really tasty, the sea bream beats any we've had elsewhere, and the beetroot salad is stunning. An...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Kay M
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