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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


$6 - $34
Mediterranean, Greek
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews stuffed chicken fries halloumi salad bread steak octopus old town beautiful presentation lots of locals eating traditional cretan restaurant delicious food both visits huge portions service was excellent waiting staff prices are reasonable
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the location is excellent and the service. the food is quite good but not that traditional which is ok if you are afraid to try different tastes. The raki is excellent too.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank vtsiklea
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At face value it looks pretty good but a few things annoyed us. We arrived for lunch on the way from Chania to Agios Nikolaos and, after many lovely meals in Chania over three days, we wanted to break up the trip, have a look...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank LachlanC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a better then fantastic meal, in this very good traditional Cretan restaurant. Beutifull location with the sun on the terras, with a nice cozy view, the waiters had perfect timing and without disruption. The food was perfect timed on the tables and we...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank HealthyYoga
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was very helpful and polite and we were served quite fast. The food was very tasty, well prepared and presented. Thank you for a great experience.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Chrysandrea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional cretan restaurant in Rethymnon Old Town. My intuition told me it could be a good option and it did not fool me. I order fish and my girl friend a salad and we both were very happy with the choice. Courses well prepared, creative...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 21, 2019 via mobile

We saw this restaurant early in the day and retraced our steps to visit for lunch. We received a wonderfully warm welcome and chose from a broad locally scourged fresh menu. The flavors in everything we ordered were a superb combination and everything we ate...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank lynnypolis
Reviewed November 29, 2018

Exteremley good selection of creative dishes beyound the normal Tavena selection many with very cretive twists. Without doubt over the years one of the best resturants we have found in Rethymnon, outside seating if the weather is good and there is also inside seating for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lefkoseikos
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Ate here twice in our week in Rethymno. Very well looked after both visits. Nice house wine and amazing Veal. Really well cooked and huge portions. The sausage started was really good too. It has a traditional feel with lots of locals eating later on....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Colesy81
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

The food was very good, my friends got stuffed chicken (stuffed with pepper and cream cheese) and I got the parpadelle pasta with tomato sauce and vegetables. The split peas where some of the best I’ve ever had since arriving in Crete 6 months ago....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rebeccab02
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

This was one of my favourites last year... and therefore I had to revisit it this season. Many new courses on the menu and keeping the favourites from last season... I must say... I’m NOT disappointed!! There is so much good food on the menu,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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