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Maria's Home Cooking

Papandreou 31, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Papandreou 31, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just amazing, truly a must. Great food, very good service, and the best value for money. More tradicional than this is impossible. I Recommend it!!!

Thank Miguel P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing fancy, not romantic. On quite a busy sidestreet, but the food is freshly made everyday, and sells out very quickly. Not a flashy restaurant, but somewhere to get excellent local food at a very affordable price. You got to get in early to get...More

Thank mrbox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best home cooking in town only with Cretan olive oil and local ingredients! Best moussaka in the world

Thank Xenakis M
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Situated just off the sea front area of Rethymno just outside the old town you will find this gem of a place. It is frequented by locals for both eat in and take-away meals. There is no menu, just an open kitchen where you will...More

Thank BillyC40
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Location isn’t maybe the most appealing as it’s not by a romantic back alley, but by the busy road. However, food is good and the place seems to be frequented also by locals, so an experience of qreek living also here at offer.

Thank Ronja I
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

It was a very good surprise to stumble upon this little Greek taverna just 2 steps away from the most touristic restaurant area in Rethymno. There’s no fancy menu with many sofisticated dishes, in fact there’s no menu at all. You’re welcome to go to...More

Thank Bruno R
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

The food was freshly prepared and tasty. The atmosphere very relaxed. There is no menu but they welcome you into the cooking area to choose from up to 8 dishes...both meat and vegetarian. Excellent.

Thank Lee H
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Positives The kitchen is right there as is Maria She cooks the 3-4 dishes for the evening That’s the choice It tastes great And generous too And cheap The locals eat here Negatives It’s on a bit of a busy road But life is a...More

1  Thank mnasrudin
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We ate here a few times during our two week vacation. Typical meals were spaghetti bolognaise, chicken and pepper stew, beef stifado, pork casserole, pork chop and homemade chips. Vegetarian options were available such as a delicious bean, potato and courgette dish, stuffed peppers and...More

Thank Ralph C
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Maria's was recommended to us by one of the locals so we thought we would try it out. After that first meal we ate there for most of our holiday. There's no menu but this doesn't matter. This is home cooking and you get to...More

1  Thank FarHorizon
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Papandreou 31, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
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