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Tavarna Arhistelios

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Analipsis, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

This beautiful Greek taverna hidden down a side road in Analipsi is a must if visiting the area. The food is out of this world, all freshly prepared by the lovely host, Georgia. Expect HUGE portions and the most fantastic of welcomes. We couldn't finish the free dessert and Georgia kindly packed it up for us to take home. If... More 

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Gdansk, Poland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Inconspicuous tavern, somewhere at the end of the road, where no one would expect that you can survive the flavors storm. Sympathetic and singing Greek owner shares what he has. At the beginning we were welcomed by the glass of homemade raki, then a plate of freshly picked fruits and slice of fresh bread with olive oil and above all... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Thank you Stelios for showing us such wonderful Cretan hospitality. Although we experienced it elsewhere, you were special. You and your wonderful wife and family are so kind, genuine and proud of your establishment. it was such a treat to not only eat such good and wholesome food prepared freshly by your wife, but also to experience such generosity with... More 

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Shere, Surrey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

This tavarna, located in Analipsi, slightly off the main roads, offers the best dining experience in this area. The owner runs his own farm and most of the food served on the table come from there. The outside dining area is surrounded by an orchard and many yummy fruits from there are complementarily offered on your table (if they like... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011

Excellent tasty fresh food, well cooked - the veg comes from Stelios farm and the meat from his sister, the local butcher. Stelios is very proud of his kitchen and will invite you to look in. The menu includes food from the grill as well as traditional greek food - try the kleftiko, its the best! The taverna is off... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011

Excellent tasty fresh food, well cooked - the veg comes from Stelios farm and the meat from his sister, the local butcher. Stelios is very proud of his kitchen and will invite you to look in. The menu includes food from the grill as well as traditional greek food - try the kleftiko, its the best! The taverna is off... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Greek
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Analipsis, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?