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Stella's Kitchen


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Mediterranean, Greek
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed January 25, 2019

Excellent and delicious homemade food! It was like going to Stella's home and have a nice meal. Many vegan and vegetarian options. And charming Stella! :-)

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank veggiechaps
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

As a child I used to come here and eat her food she was always caring and cheerful, just a pure soul. After many years I came back and the amount of feeling that came to my mind ware overwhelming. The way it smell the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jwilcoxon
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant two times during our stay at Crete. Mother and daughter served amazing food!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 928linneam
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

The Best kitchen ever!!! Home Made Pastici is my favorit good. Thank you dear Stella all, we will Come back again!!!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RumenK37
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Cant stay away from Stellas when in Crete. Was staying in Piskopiano and just had to drive the hour and a half to Rethy to have some more of Stellas lovely grub. Foods good and Stella herself is just such a warm hearted person. Will...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank johnyrememberme
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Excellent vegetarian dishes . Family style. Great experience. Stela the owner and her kids are so friendly. Enjoyed so much

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank doronbroman
Reviewed August 18, 2018

The food is as good as in your grandma's kitchen. Tasty, very cheap (considering it is Crete). The place is very small with few densely packed tables. It is not too comfortable if you are more than two people. Larger families or groups are advised...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank TAuser08112018
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Stella’s Kitchen is truly where the locals dine. My uncle, whom has lived in Rethymno for many years, brought me and my daughter to Stella’s for lunch on a recent visit to Crete. The restaurant is small and intimate and conveniently located in Old Rethymno....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mariojet
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Thanks to Stella for an amazing lunch. Before ordering we were shown and explained all the available food. We ordered a bit of many of the cretan dishes. Even our kids 6 yrs and 15 months enjoyed the food. Stella was very very friendly to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank avinashsharma5
Reviewed July 13, 2018

We were just looking for a quiet place to eat, and after reading the menu (typical salads, toasts, vegetable dishes, and meat dishes) decided to have lunch. It's a small place with about six tables but we were lucky that only two were occupied at...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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