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Kipos ton Gefseon - CLOSED

8 Chrisostomou Av, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
+30 281 030 0358
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 11, 2015
“Beautiful building , food disappointing”
Jan 20, 2014
“Decent restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Greek, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Chrisostomou Av, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed December 11, 2015

We tried this restaurant during the winter months and were the only customers so it's probably unfair to comment but the service was reluctant and the food was average - will try it again during the season as a comparison

Thank lynnef79
Reviewed January 20, 2014

Decent restaurant but nothing spectacular. The food is rather blunt and even though it claims traditional it has a twist that goes nowhere.. The place feels cold in the winter

Thank CRT-GR
Reviewed December 17, 2013

I thought it would be one of the best choices in the city but i thing the restaurant is not one of those i will visit again.The salad was just ok .the grilled chicken i asked for, was below average and i just can assume...More

Thank kmalem m
Reviewed September 30, 2013

We went three times, and each time we were warmly welcomed and treated to really good Greek classic cuisine. Those searching for Michelin starred restaurants would be disappointed, but thats not the point with Heraklion. Its more a question of seeking out good tasting food,...More

Thank AKW5457
Reviewed September 18, 2013 via mobile

This restaurant is closes on monday and open only at 7 o'clock. It is a charming place with the trees on the terasse. We took spaghetti with local cheese; pork with stuffed with cheese and lamb chops. All where good ! The white house wine...More

Thank kozzmic
Reviewed September 12, 2013

I go again and again and I always find it the best there is in all of Crete Best food, best prices, best service, best garden, best quality

Thank Elia F
Reviewed August 14, 2013

Dining with friends under the trees in the worderful garden of 'kipos ton gefseon' you feel being in small paradise! I visited this restaurant some years ago and I was amased to find the same high quality of food and service. My friends were grateful...More

Thank natalia02
Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

Dissapointing! Beautiful place but They definitely need a real cook. Trip advisor definitely not the number 1 in a city full of good restaurants !

Thank Michalisvergos
Reviewed August 5, 2013

Very cosy and beautiful restaurant. The service was fine, the food alright and decently priced. We recommend getting a caraf of their Cretan wine - good and cheap.

Thank Kat W
Reviewed August 3, 2013

We visited this restaurant based on the fact it was the no1 in Heraklion and was suprised to find it almost empty when we got there. The outdoor setting is really nice, although a business operating behind the boundary of the restaurant was obviously working...More

Thank Mark C
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$14 - $30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Chrisostomou Av, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 030 0358
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The restaurant 'kipos ton gefseon' is located in number 8, Chrisostomou street, only 50 metres from the Venetian 'kenourgia porta' and the municipal theaters 'N. Kazantzakis' and 'M. Hatzidakis'.The restaurant 'kipos ton gefseon' is a beautiful renovated neo-classic building of the '30s surrounded with a flora yard.
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