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Chrisostomou 17, Heraklion, Crete 71306, Greece
+30 281 022 1910
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Chrisostomou 17, Heraklion, Crete 71306, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Best Plece to taste reipes from Tradition of Crete , real with no Gourmet add-ons that change the authenticity of Cretan Diet!!! Fresh ingredients , real time cooking and Hand made wine from the owner's Giorgos Skoulas Winery in Roukani is the best recipe...More

Thank tzamik
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and quiet place ideal for business dinners. The food is great and the service is super friendly. Giving average star due to the fact that they allow smoking inside the restaurant although it's forbidden by law in Greece, not a good experience on this...More

Thank Manolis A
Reviewed October 16, 2017

What great food,great cheerful and friendly disposition of owner.Brilliant food in a lovely setting,thanks

Thank simon3004
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Hotel desk reco for real Crete atmosphere and food. What a score, totally one of the best restaurant experience. Owner was real nice and friendly. I know good food and can say this was top notch and not expensive.

2  Thank Dom L
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We happened upon this lovely small restaurant tonight to experience eating at its best; and for only a total of 43 euro for two including a lovely bottle of syrah made by the establishment. The snails were better than any snails I have had in...More

1  Thank JamesBoyer58
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We went here on our first night in Heraklion. We got to the restaurant at around 11pm. There was a large party on the tables next to us, all locals which we thought was a good sign when walking past. We were not wrong! The...More

Thank Jamo87
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Went there with my wife to try local cousine and wine was on point!. Very friendly owner and really helpful, explained all the dishes and suggested there really nice lamp in a traditional oven! If you visit heraklion i suggest to try it!

Thank Giorgos H
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Recommended by the Galaxy hotel as we were seeking a restaurant within walking distance after a long day of ferry travel. We could not have been more impressed with the food, service and atmosphere. We had heard that Cretan food is some of the very...More

Thank MBHTraveler
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable dinner at Merasti tonight. If you'd like to experience authentic Cretan dishes along with superb service, then this is the place to go in Heraklion. Be sure to order the delicious stuffed zucchini flowers appetizer. The complementary raki and mouth-watering...More

Thank Ricardo133
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

We have been on a Tuesday night to Merastri and had a very pleasant experience. Nice, attentive service welcomed us and we were sitting in the cost outside area. We had the wild goat and grilled lamb chops and both were excellent. The meal got...More

Thank Hazzazza
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 PM - 1:00 AM
7:30 PM - 1:00 AM
7:30 PM - 1:00 AM
7:30 PM - 1:00 AM
7:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chrisostomou 17, Heraklion, Crete 71306, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 022 1910
Restaurant with authentic and guality Gretan cuisine!!
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