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Sanoudaki 18, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 023993
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sanoudaki 18, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

I was staying the whole season as a seasonworker in Hersonissos and had like +15 times dinner in this place. Reasonable prices for quality meals! If you are around, just come by!

Thank Jef H
Reviewed October 24, 2017

Great food, lovely staff, beautiful ambience. This place is a hidden gem, you could easily miss it. Very classy.

Thank Mark L
Reviewed October 15, 2017

As a vegetarian, I spent most of my week in Chersonissos (the main holiday resort on Crete) looking at the veggie options on offer. Going on that experience, Crete has quite a way to go to catch up to other European countries (Spain, Germany, France,...More

Thank spiralx
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Walked passed one day from the beach looking at the menu a young man offered to explain the menu very throughly but not pushy we said we would come back another day and try it out. On our return one night we were welcomed by...More

Thank philandjan2013
Reviewed September 27, 2017

We had no chance to experience the food because the wait time was awful and the number of people who also walked out that night - said it all

Thank David L
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Please note that this is my first negative review ever, i am really not the kind of person to nag. We walked by this charming little restaurant with a rooftop coincidentally and after checking the reviews (which were pretty good) decided to eat there. Little...More

Thank Anna L
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Be ready to wait for main dishes for about 40 minutes, the food we ordered was really awful, the waiter was rude. Will never visit it again.

Thank Mikhail P
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Dinner at Votsalo was okay but not great value or outstanding flavours as we've had at other restaurants on Crete. Both items we wanted to order - the veal and artichoke carpaccio, and lamb kleftiko were not available, so instead we ordered grilled vegetables and...More

Thank jjessa
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Originally we were planning a night out in a different tavern but, while passing by, we decided to change our mind lured by the amazing smell of food outside. We don't regret it even a bit! The food was absolutely delicious, traditional and as-at-your-grandma. Prices...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

Apparently the oldest restaurant, more than taverna, family, fine food, waiter attentive, talkative. Musaka was the most delicious I have had, grilled meat souvlaki, sausages, pita bread, paprika stuffed with cheese, spagetti bolognese, even had Polish doves. Tzatziki the best. Wine very good price 7...More

Thank magun
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 1:30 AM
1:00 PM - 1:30 AM
1:00 PM - 1:30 AM
1:00 PM - 1:30 AM
1:00 PM - 1:30 AM
1:00 PM - 1:30 AM
1:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sanoudaki 18, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 023993
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A wonderful place by the sea that will amaze you and relax you with the aesthetics, enjoying the sun and the sea in the morning with coffee and snacks until late in the evening with cocktails and drinks and of course all the day with the most delicious cuisine for all tastes. Also satellite TV with all the sporting events with cold beer and delicious cocktails and other aromatic sisha and free wi-fi for our customers.
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