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Restaurant Melody Garden

Souliou 37 | Old Town, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
+30 2831 035514
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“moussaka” (5 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
“side street” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Souliou 37 | Old Town, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here last night. We ate there several times last year too because it was so good. We had chicken souvlaki, meat balls, Greek salad and the best ever eaten moussaka. Absolutely delicious! We followed with a chunk of baklava - also...More

Thank justanothergir1
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Please don't go to this restaurant. We decided to not stay after being seated because it was very warm at the time and the waiter was very pushy recommending items from the menu without being asked. We left euros on the table prior to leaving...More

Thank Kostas P
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Service was a bit on the slow side. My grey mullet was over cooked and dry and covered in oregano which was a bit too powerful. Add to this the mosquitoes and safe to say we won't be back.

Thank pacheca
Reviewed April 16, 2017

We stumbled upon this place the other day and although it was quiet, was one of the best meals we had in Crete! The garden is gorgeous with orange and lemon trees. We chose the meze deal with wine (think it was 21 euros for...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed December 19, 2016

This restaurant is truly understated. It's friendly and clean with a varied menus and some great salads. Costi is great too. He's friendly, knows the menu inside out and helps you decide what to eat. It's a little bit more expensive than some in the...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed October 20, 2016

It's pretty difficult to find this restaurant and when you do, you'd be forgiven for moving on fairly quickly because it's a very narrow frontage and there was a board outside advertising burgers and other tourist-favoured delights. However, friends who knew the restaurant well had...More

Thank musketeer1645
Reviewed September 29, 2016

This place is high on our list of restaurants to visit. Hidden from view off a beautiful narrow shopping street, set in a shady garden. Always a warm welcome from larger than life Costas. If you love well cooked meats and traditional dishes, this is...More

Thank David W
Reviewed September 25, 2016

We avoided the seaside restaurants of the harbor and began to walk the inner streets. We saw this place and stopped to ask for a menu. We were kindly invited to the garden in the back. They made our food fresh on the spot, and...More

1  Thank Ayelet B
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Best food so far in Rethymeno. Excellent quality, fresh and delicious. Fantastic value off their set menu. Lovely secret garden at the back. Proper, traditional feel and great service. We'll definitely be going back. 👍

Thank justanothergir1
Reviewed July 7, 2016

This is a restaurant located in one of the alleys in the old town. You are met by Costa's who is very keen for you to go through and eat your meal there. The setting is very pleasant and it is a restaurant my family...More

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Souliou 37 | Old Town, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 035514
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