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33 Kefalogiannidon | Fortezza, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 052569
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, International, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
33 Kefalogiannidon | Fortezza, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It set on a rock by the old Venetian Fort with view of the sea and town of Rethymno. Tasty traditional Cretan food lovely sunsets and moon light evenings ...

Thank willizabeth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Return visit for the food/view combo. Both had seafood - Sea Bass n Sea Bream - both filleted at the table. Must have amazing eyesight as we left our timing a bit later than planned.........Great location & not extortionate as you might expect for location....More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Great sea food, excellent service. It was the best sea food restaurant we've been to in our 4 days visit to Crete. Generous dishes fresh ingridiants

Thank Aner B
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Good selection of Cretan and Mediterranean cuisine. Good prices and great food. Friendly staff and service was timely. Would recommend during late afternoon or evening

Thank Steve K
Reviewed January 5, 2017

We had dinner at this restaurant following a recommendation from the owner of our hotel. Its location (just next to the Rethymnon Venetian fortress) and above the coastal road is indeed fantastic and one can enjoy superb views during sunset. Unfortunately, the dishes were indifferent,...More

1  Thank Konstantin F
Reviewed November 1, 2016

When you visit Crete and city Rethymnon, please go to nice restaurant Thalassographia. Restaurant have a wonderful view on old harbor and have a position near the fortezza. Also, you will enjoy in romantic atmosphere, especially at night. In menu, you can order nice meal...More

2  Thank tatjana t
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We stopped here for lunch after a tour of the fortress. Although we only had a light meal the quality of the food was very good, and my smoked salmon bruschetta comprised 4 slices of bread all thickly covered in sliced smoked salmon - tremendous...More

1  Thank Bagabargain
Reviewed October 24, 2016

This restaurant provides a magnificent sea view, amazing traditional cretan cuisine and very good prices.

1  Thank antouaneta
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

This place looks straight across the bay in one direction, and at the fortezza in the other direction- so you'll always get a good view! Went for late afternoon/early evening drinks several times. Reasonable prices (actually very reasonable when you consider the location), a good...More

1  Thank Victoria C
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Wonderful view from up top and a great welcome and service. Nothing too much trouble. Many people eating here and also just popped in from drinks.

Thank Lew512
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I would like to know whether a party of 8 adults(3 vegetarians) and 1 child can be accommodated on October 2 between 19.30-20.00?
September 17, 2016|
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Response from Deenagh | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the restaurant
June C
Can I book a table for Tuesday 6th Sept @ 7pm 2 people please? June
August 19, 2016|
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Response from Dimitris K | Property representative |
pls call at this number to book a table: 2831052569
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Kefalogiannidon | Fortezza, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 052569
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