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Taverna Piperia


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Mediterranean, Greek
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for a quick Greek coffee and raki on the way up to the Stavromenos chapel. Great hospitality showed by the owner. Complimentary ouzu and really tasty locally produced olive oil to go with the bread. Nice selection of dishes. He also helped us...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank maxg494
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We hiked up from the coast and had a small lunch and cold beer. Then drove back in the evening for dinner and got treated to live Greek music plus the food.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank ChrisAtech
Reviewed August 21, 2018

We booked the Sunday evening package - dinner, all drinks, live music and traditional dancing. We had an amazing time and joined in with the festivities - our twenty somethings getting up on the tables to dance. We enjoyed the traditional live music and Cretan...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lesleyelse
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We found this spot after almost two weeks in Crete and it's been our absolute favorite taverna so far. While most tavernas here offer the same menu, Piperia offers a refreshingly larger menu that offered dishes we hadn't yet seen. Their rabbit cooked in red...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

Piperia is called after the big pepper-tree in front of the tacerna. Fresh food is served, and it's so delicious, that you'll eat your fingers !!! Price-setting is good / normal. No need to qualify more. It;s food is fantastic, fresh, divers, and always enough,...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Yiannis M
Reviewed May 12, 2018

After a long climb up the gorge this is a great place to view your journey and also walk on up to the church at the top. We stopped for coffees on the way up and lunch on the way down. Lunch okra and herb...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Ruth C
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Nice views of the gorge and the surroundings, but is this tavern worth the visit? We payed London prices for 2 dishes and a salad, the food variety was very limited, the service was average and of course no receipt was given. Not to mention...More

Date of visit: April 2018
fanise2015, Ιδιοκτήτης at Taverna Piperia, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018
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Μια ταβέρνα που μόλις ξεκίνησε τη σεζόν περιμένετε να έχει όλο το μενού για να πετά τα φαγητά με 5πελατες...More

Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Good food, local atmosphere and surrounding, nice and sweet service. Located conveniently close to the tourist area Makrigialos.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank RositaSWE
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Best meal of my visit to Crete by far. Super fresh - one thing was better than the next. The service was very friendly - we were a bit chilly because it is much cooler in the hills than by the beach and they brought...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank lanciak
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Although you have to make some effort getting there It will be worthwhile. This is an excellent restaurant where you will experience one of the best local creatian food of this area. You will be surprised,especially, bij the surprise salad which is delicious. As addition...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank jaapv v
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