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Taverna tou Zisis


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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$9 - $23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews snails greek salad stuffed vine leaves moussaka melon fries beef yogurt huge menu villa owner frequented by locals cheap food nice atmosphere great place to eat traditional cretan food house wine local dishes
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I went there following a recommendation from staff in our resort. It was a great recommendation. The food is as much authentic as you can find, sitting under a morel tree and drinking retsina. The price is affordable and for two peoples you should expect...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank The_Chiappone
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to eat twice during our holiday stay in Crete. Food was absolutely delicious! Esp the fried sardines. Hubby had Kokorecci and Splinogardoumo - authentic and well cooked. Recommended for the foodie who likes to try new things. Lovely wine, Raki and sweets at the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank MaulinaS16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were recommended this restaurant by two different taxi drivers who said it was one of the best places to eat locally, they weren't wrong. This place had a lovely atmosphere with a mix of locals and tourists, we were advised to go inside before...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank azertyuiop_9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First night in Crete and we hit the jackpot!! The place is amazing. The atmosphere is great for couples but also for families. The service was really good and the waiters were very fast and friendly. What about the food?? Ohhh the food!!!! It was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank elenroro
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant and were very disappointed. The menu is unclear so we chose from the counter display. The whole meal was cold when it arrived. The waiters attitude was dismissive

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Bish59
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

We ate there twice on our recent trip and it is good, they have a huge glass counter where you can see the different foods that they offer that are fresh for that day. Then you get a table and a huge menu and try...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Turtledove8
Reviewed April 26, 2019

If you want a real taste of Cretan food this is the place to go. We feel it is always significant when businesses are patronised by locals and our assumption was confirmed here. The menu has choice enough for anyone with the food coming in...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank gbclassix
Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

A real familial greek restaurant, a little far from the beach, but with a real quality of the food. The tastes are awsome !

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Vladimir S
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

Greek salad was big portion and slice of feta on top had good taste and size. Stifado, beef with small onions, was mouth-watering and had taste of clove and cinnamon. White house wine fruity and light.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank RiikkaT90
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

We came here off of a recommendation from a friend and were disappointed when we got here. Despite no smoking signs being plastered around the restaurant, people were chain smoking. It made us feel nauseous and ruined the taste of the food. We left within...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Response from KenWilson1940 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, al year round
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Response from mrlennie | Reviewed this property |
Five minutes in a taxi.
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