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Veneto Wine Restaurant

Epimenidou 4 | Old Town, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 056634
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Epimenidou 4 | Old Town, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Veneto Wine Restaurant
1. Great Setting
" This is the most beautiful restaurant I have ever been to."
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2. Great Wine selection
"a magnificent wine cellar"
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3. Superb food
"nice place and excellent food!!! The cretan cuisine is really amazing!"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We eat here today. Our last day in Rethymno. This was the most expensive and worst meal we have had on Crete. I paid 55€ for pasta with lobster. It was not god prepared. The lobster was raw and the pasta to be honest, average....More

Thank Tovemidwife
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Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Where to start.. We attended this restaurant 3 TIMES while we where to island with in 1 week ... The food here was perfect ... The best food and the best service of all time ! We enjoyed every moment and waiting to come back again...More

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food- Ordered sea bass fillet and veal in tomatoes sauce with mashed aubergine. Dessert is extremely tasty too- mastic cream with pistachio and figs. Only small unpleasant experience is that the tables at the courtyard (where we sat) had plenty of mosquitoes and both...More

Thank Evelyn1228
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us went to dinner here and it was fabulous one of the best meals we have had in Greece. Service was amazing and food absolutely fabulous a must if you are in Crete

Thank Nicci M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such amazing food and service. We had the dips to start- the fish roe and avocado was an absolute winner. Mains we had the moussaka and the rib eye. Both without fault and so tasty. Dessert we had the cheesecake which is so light and...More

Thank jessicat051093
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice gem-restaurant. Food was fantastic. We had the lamb and fish dish. The ambiance is great and romantic. Perfect for a couples dinner.

Thank LIz A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Veneto in 2017 and it was fab, so we thought we would return in 2018. We booked a table prior to our visit, but so wish we hadn't now, as it was the worst evening of our 7 night stay....More

1  Thank CharmaineJessett
VENETOSUITES, Διευθυντής at Veneto Wine Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Mrs Jesset, Although we always welcome negative but constructive critic, it is always very unpleasant to have to respond to malicious and groundless, with no true facts reviews. But let’s start at the beginning. You came to our restaurant (second time) as you mention, you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had studied the reviews and wanted it to be just right as it was our first night there and we had friends with us...and it really did exceed all of our expectations. From the start with the beautiful entrance and being greeted at the...More

Thank Gypsy_gal4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had already eaten when we passed but the waitress very kindly let us have a looks around and so we returned the following evening. This place is possibly one the the most romantic restaurants I have ever eaten in , it is truly beautiful....More

Thank PrettyPacha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided on a table on the outside street on a warm late September evening rather than eat inside, although we had seen pictures of the very impressive inside of the restaurant. Both of our waiters were friendly and efficient. I had an aubergine starter...More

Thank Cofi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $57
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Epimenidou 4 | Old Town, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 056634
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Veneto Boutique Hotel
Veneto Restaurant is located in Rethymno Old Town since 1997 when it first started its operation. It is regarded as one of the top restaurants in the area & it's certified by the 'Agronutritional cooperation of Crete' with the quality label 'CRETAN CUISINE'.
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