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Vassilis Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, Greek
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews grilled cheese octopus pork cake bread yogurt authentic cretan food lovely service old town a great evening great hospitality olive oil fresh food family run during our stay crete mariana
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saturday 2.00 o clock going for lunch after insist.Beautiful view of a window with flowers.Asking for the drinks 'gavros' fish ,a cheese dip a horiatiki salad etc...After30' comes the beer and the cola ,in total 50 minutes none of the plates have come.We ask for...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to visit the cute place Rhetymno and see a part of the Crete tradition on this lovely island. So we checked the restaurant “Vassilis” due to the TripAdvisor recommendation and I have to say - it was really amazing! The welcome from the...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank hkn67rn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vassilis Restaurant is small, intimate and attracts a local clientele, always a good sign for a tourist. It is family run and the atmosphere is very warm and friendly. Excellent food also, we particularly liked the baked feta cheese starter with tomatoes and peppers (enough...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Fiona R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here in May 2018 and this year we plan to go bak in April. Excellent food, the owners are very nice. We spend a very great evening here.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Margodleg
Reviewed February 11, 2019

There are only a few outside tables in the sloping alley and not that many inside either. The space is small and intimate, food was good and the hosts most entertaining.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kournas
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

The best restaurant in Rerhymno Located in the old town Amazing Cretan food using local ingredients Try the artichokes

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank marili d
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

I had dinner at Vassilis’s restaurant with my family on the NY’s eve and it proved to be an excellent choice. Food was delicious, service was top notch. Vassilis is all over the place, he has a natural flair for making you feel like home!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank my_lif3_my_rules
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

Near the historical Fortezza in the Old town of Rethymno, Vassilis and Caterina make a fresh and delicious typical home made Cretan food. Generous plates came one after another to complete the cosy and beautiful room with just enough tables to make you feel like...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Claudia T
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Just away (150m)from the throng of the main restaurants in the old town, but just enuf to feel away from the crowd. Has the vassilis salad - a real thumbs up with the crunchy bits if bread, the fava beans, the sardines, and octopus which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jeffrey W
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Food good though prices a shade higher than elsewhere but let down by poor service which was chaotic. Were served the wrong main course before first course. Aubergine salad was an unexpected mash on a small plate and the "chips" were soggy crisps not seen...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John C
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