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Myrtios Restaurant

| Village Square, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 024761
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“garlic bread” (8 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“kleftiko” (8 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Village Square, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stay away from here on the Monday Greek entertainment evenings. I reserved a table as advised. It was a busy. I expected a wait but after one and a half hours, we had only managed to get one of our starters - garlic bread, which...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not sure how this restaurant has such great reviews. The only reason I've gave it 2 stars is because of the location on the square which gives great views of the Greek dancing on Monday nights. As a couple with 2 young children staying...More

Thank Lee W
Myrtios R, Manager at Myrtios Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

After reading this and knowing the Greek Nights and knowing the meals I think for sure you are confused with another Restaurant

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at Myrtios on one of the first nights of our holiday and they set the bar high. The staff couldn't have been more helpful and friendly, and were pleased to describe the dishes we were unfamiliar with. The setting is lovely, the square...More

Thank nigelfirth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Georgios who has looked after us every night we have gone is a gem and the food has been delicious. The creamed mushrooms and humus are delicious starters but we have tried several of them and all have been lovely. Our mains have been good...More

Thank tom131187
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant last week and I am so glad that we did. We were greeted by George who was really friendly and helpful. The food was really good but above all you are made so welcome and it was such an enjoyable experience....More

1  Thank dhargreaves
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit and once again didn't disappoint, the village square is lively and we thought this was a better choice than another restaurant that gets rave reviews but is smaller and was always packed out. Here we had space and a great...More

1  Thank Kano67
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Our second visit to this lovely village. This is definitely the place to have a fantastic leisurely lunch. The food is great and the staff friendly and attentive. Even the Raki was much above average!

1  Thank jhally2017
Reviewed June 19, 2017

We visited here twice during our stay. Food was absolutely amazing. Dimitris is a lovely man who makes you feel really welcome. Well worth a visit

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Old Square without a booking and walked around a few times before deciding on this restaurant. What a lovely quaint place the old village is. We had pitta, olives and humous to start (pitta excellent value and tasted divine) and humous good....More

1  Thank gg4
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

A fantastic Crete meal with all the friendly staff and great food and great conversations with Demetrius. Highly recommended

1  Thank Colin H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $12
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Kids, Romantic, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Village Square, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 024761
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Myrtios Restaurant at Hersonisos Heraklion Hersonisos, Crete Island, Greece. In the central square of Old Hersonissos, there is Myrtios, a stone built traditional tavern. The family owned restaurant welcomes visitors to join the warm environment and taste the authentic Cretan recipes. The restaurant operates for many years. On Mondays, there is a special celebration at the square of the village with plenty of food, wine and Cretan dances. The cuisine has unique tastes. All dishes are prepared with Cretan ingredients and high quality olive oil.
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