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O Tzaneris & i Arhontissa


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, Greek
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
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All reviews lamb bread homemade pies leek pie melon goat snails potatoes salad wood oven traditional cretan food mountain village family run small village white mountains home made excellent food
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed very close to this Taverna and visited often during our recent two week holiday in the village. I simply can't fault it in any way at all. The restaurant has an open air eating area for the warm summer days and this has...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Kells108
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice staff,Resturant and food. A positive expirience on our roadtrip up in the Mountains. We were high up and had A wonderfull view from our table.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KnutH336
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We discovered this wonderful place by accident, What a find! They grow their own olives, greens, potatoes and make their own wine and honey. Lovely people, this was the highlight of our Cretan food experience. The dish of greens, courgette and potatoes was simply the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank Rusty10000
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So much worth going on a little road trip South of Chania and finding this gem in Drakona with family recipes. Exactly what we had hoped a family taverna on a hillside in Crete country side to be!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank FransK230
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

It’s fresh ingredients. Nice olive oil. Great cooking. We arrive by chance and stopped here. The Lamb cops are amazing! Great experience for our trip !!!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank yaol899
Reviewed May 8, 2019

Incredible find! What an experience being up in the mountains. Food incredible, warm hospitality. Recommended

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank GrahamB129
Reviewed April 24, 2019

We stopped here as a group of 15 people. The staff were more than welcoming; we had a good variety of dishes - cheese pie, rusk salad, asparagus salad, snails, pork and spinach pie, green salad - all served “family style” so we could enjoy...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Carol B
Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed a fabulous traditional meal with a spectacular view. As good as the food was visiting with the warm and welcoming family. The beautiful drive is well worth it!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Traveler648615
Reviewed February 6, 2019

An excelent restaurant in Drakona a small villaage on the White Mountains.The root until there is rather difficult but the place is very nice. It has a good view to Chania plain and the forest of the Mountain from the other side. The food is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank antonakakp
Reviewed February 4, 2019

We drove up into the hills and found this Taverna, what an excellent find! The food was exceptionally good, authentic Greek, the greens and vegetables picked from their garden that day. The mother cooking and the daughter serving were so warm and friendly. And the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Joan C
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