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Main Road | Peza, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
+302810741754
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Kounávoi, Iraklion, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

Although this taverna is not in a very touristic area (only those eager to taste local wines will visit the village of Peza) it has many to offer. The food is always home made by Eleni, the hostess and Onisimos, the host, will treat you as if at home. The whole Cretan cuisine will come in front of you, at... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

after visiting the vineyard we had a really excellent lunch in Onissimos - a nice selection of samll appetizers and the best meat i had in Crete - slowly cooked just with olive oil and onions! The only small problem was with the expresso - the cups were not properly warmed before being used. The restaurant is worth a small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

We had a wonderfull time at this traditionnal restaurant! The food was fresh and delicately prepared with local products tasty and natural!!! Our hostess was very sweet and nice, she served us with attention and kindness. We shared a glass of wine because we returned to this place 3 times!!! Capucine&Olivier

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

It's not much outside but inside you will find a big stone room. Visited with family 2 days ago and liked it a lot. You should go and eat there after visting knossos palace, which is tiny. Also visit the Stileou winery. makes you feel better after disappointment in knossos- how stupid must someone have been to get lost in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Peza, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +302810741754

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?