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Sofokli Venizelou 3, Heraklion, Crete 71302, Greece
+30 281 028 0240
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (74 reviews)
“fresh fish” (32 reviews)
“red snapper” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sofokli Venizelou 3, Heraklion, Crete 71302, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived in Heraklion , exhausted after a long trip and desperately in search of some local delicious seafood. Our wonderful Airbnb host Mary directed us to this restaurant and our expectations were exceeded. The.menu is simple and the food is delicious. It was full...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place, people and food!!!! Good job!!! Try the risotto! Akexandros & Mixalus are tge best!!!

Thank Kallia K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down the best place we have eaten here in Heraklion. The seafood is so fresh and the staff are really great. We have pretty much tried everything on the menu now - particular winners were the marinated anchovies, prawns in tomato sauce with feta,...More

Thank Athena G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fresh grilled fish. The seafood risotto is very tasty, a must order dish! Very generous in their seafood portion. Usually we get more rice than ingredients but this one is the other way. Extremely approachable owner who was constantly running across the road serving customers....More

Thank 838eileenc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant on our last night on Crete. Everything we ordered exceeded our expectation. Family owned and you can see how hard they work to please their customers. The food was fresh and delicious. Prices are very good. Cleanliness seemed to be 5...More

Thank Lisa1700
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ippokambos is one of the best sea view fish restaurant you can find in the center of Heraclion. Variety,quality,happy personnel,good prices. - noise from the street

Thank tasfy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was one of the best restaurants we've ever been, the food is delicious and so fresh, even the tomatoes and cucumbers tasted different, the owner George is such a lovely person taking care of everybody eating at the restaurant, we ate here 3 days...More

Thank Annaira C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tourists: This is real Greek food. If you're scared and not sure what to eat- just try something without a star next to it. A star means (*) = not fresh. However, they have many fresh options. They are worth a try. The food, the...More

Thank Mac R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there with my girlfriend for lunch. Ordered some sea food fries drinks etc. Staff was friendly and very polite. Prices are fair. As a local i suggest this restaurant.

Thank Mixalis I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had some nice fresh (proper!) fish and salad here, having seen it suggested in the Rough Guide. Menu is big enough, not overpowering, and the fish lovely and fresh. Staff are friendly and service speedy, without feeling any need to rush. Definitely a good...More

Thank Jo M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $20
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sofokli Venizelou 3, Heraklion, Crete 71302, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 028 0240
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