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Taverna Piperia

Pefki, Crete 720 55, Greece
+30 2843 052471
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
“pepper tree” (2 reviews)
“fresh food” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Pefki, Crete 720 55, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

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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

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

Thank PhilandRuth
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

Thank Katsiki14
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.

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

Thank Christopher S
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

Thank jaapv v
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a great dinner, beautiful view and the dancing was entertaining - most cultural experience of our 9 day Creta visit. 25 Euro included lots of traditional (ordinary) food, as well as drinks and the dancers. Lots of people visiting resulted in really slow...More

Thank Carlien_5
Reviewed October 6, 2015

Pefki is a small and nice village up in the mountains. The scenery from the terrace is to die for! We had a big lunch with 6 persons. Local good fresh food, friendly service for an unbelievable price. Spend two hours here and had a...More

Thank ECS-NL
Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

This is not haute cuisine, it is basic but well cooked Cretan food in the middle of an old but beautiful village with the most stunning views both down, but mainly up the mountains. If you like authentic, go, if not there are I'm sure...More

Thank Peter H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pefki, Crete 720 55, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Pefki
  • Phone Number: +30 2843 052471
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