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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly

Location and contact

$11 - $17
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were a bit apprehensive when we sat down for dinner. My husband commented that Rick Steves says never eat somewhere with multiple translations on the menu. We were pleasantly surprised that our dinners were good and in particular our grilled dorado and grilled sea...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank melindat3
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved this place which is run by three brothers. Their fish is excellent, and they tell you what is freshest on the day. For us it was local swordfish, and wow was it good. So good in fact that we had it the next...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank prmoliver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has been our best meal so far in our visit to greece. The quality of the food was exceptional at an astonishing cheap price. Without a doubt, I would recommend it to you all. We had the stuffed squid, grilled octopus, fish carpaccio!, wine,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Ana V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came with my Ievoli Cobalt Crew. ( Italian ship). It was an excellent dinner, fresh fish and typical dishes. Friendly and attentive staff. Average price around € 40. Spent well. To recommend.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank polare68
Reviewed January 26, 2019

Visited Kastella on our first night in Heraklion based on TA reviews. Had the vine leaves and saganaki which were very good but our mains of sea bass and sardines were served to our table before we were about 3/4 the way through our mains...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JBG1
Reviewed December 6, 2018

Our dinner at Kastella was truly special. The food great and very good value, the location by the harbour was picturesque but, above all, the welcome from our waiter was warm and genuine, showing the real spirit of hospitality which seems so important to the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank swans11
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

We took a chance to visit Kastella for dinner with our young children based on a review in a guidebook from 2002. Not only was Kastella still there, it was busy with a great atmosphere. We were well looked after by Kosta, one of the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RJR_UK
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

This past summer we had a short visit to Heraklion prior to a ferry ride to Santorini. Since we only had one opportunity for dinner we had to choose wisely. Using TA we found Kastella walking distance from our hotel. The staff was immediately welcoming...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Alegria_en_sol
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

The food was alright- high rankings more based on low cost of food. Staff is very nice, but with the noise from cars& trucks passing I’d choose another place.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lc_blank
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Exactly, feeling like at home is how the owner Kostas made us feel. We tried it for lunch and for dinner. It was both times amazing food, Greek food is good, Kastella’s food is even better. Not sure if I preferred the service or the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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April 6, 2015|
Response from GRJ_Travellers | Reviewed this property |
hello! In Summer is every day open from 10.00 until 00.00!
March 28, 2015|
Response from GRJ_Travellers | Reviewed this property |
I Dont think they do delivery but 23.00 o clock is still open at summer!
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