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Kalliotzina Restaurant

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Stavrocho ______ ______,Makry Gialos, Koutsouras, Crete 72055, Greece
2843051207
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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good taverna, traditional food, nice location, close to the sea and not expensive! Also real caffè espresso Illy! The best taverna in South Crete

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Thank Julius1971
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful visit to Koutsouras and enjoyed many meals at Kalliotzina! Great atmosphere. Our favorites dishes were - meatballs in the oven, feta in the oven, and the fried pork starter. Also, on request, they make a great olive oil with garlic for bread dipping. We also loved the orange cake. All of our visits felt like a... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Perfect location and fabulous greek food cannot rate it highly enough. Young children can search the rock pools while waiting to be served

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Thank Martyn W
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We went to this restaurant on the strong recommendation of several staff members at the apartments where we were staying. The restaurant is clean and attractively decorated and situated on the beach at Katsouras about 2 miles to the west of Makri Gialos. Seating is available under cover or on the beach under parasols made of palm leaves. We shared... More 

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Thank MandVG
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Our first meal at Taverna Kalliotzina was lunch, when we had a great oven-roasted lamb dish, fantastic vegetable pies and a really good mixed salad. We were then given a very nice, complimentary orange cake. Service was efficient and very friendly. Very reasonably priced. It was so good we went back two days later for dinner and weren't disappointed.

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Thank bagfromthebay
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Its a tiny place, that you'd never find unless you were either very lucky, or actually looking for it. Think very traditional Crete, patio restaurant, covered by trees draped in garlic, ribbons and lanterns. Serves very traditional cretan home cooked food. Would highly recommend the lamb chops! Very reasonable and a great friendly, Cretan welcome.

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Thank Kelly G
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Very simple but romantic dinner on the beach. Reasonably priced, great tasting food. Nothing outrageous, just simple ingredients cooked and served hot in an amazing venue on the beach.

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Thank sh0per
Corfu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We had been sightseeing in the area, when this excellent smell coming from the kitchen made us stop. The decoration of this place is very beautiful in blue & white colors, as well as the setting under the trees and by the sea. We had a table on the beach, under a straw umbrella. The quality of food was excellent,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

This ist beautifully situated with at the beach with some tables right at the water fron. very authentic cuisine, simple, but fresh and tasty.

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Thank winejournalist
London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Taverna Kalliotzina is wonderfully situated with beautiful views of the sea. Some of the tables are actually on the beach level, which is where we sat, right by the sea. On an extremely hot, humid day my husband and I decided to go there for lunch. It was absolutely perfect with a very slight breeze, which made me not want... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stavrocho ______ ______,Makry Gialos, Koutsouras, Crete 72055, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Koutsouras
  • Phone Number: 2843051207

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?