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Taverna Kotsos

Oulof Palme 5, Stalis, Crete 70007, Greece
+30 2897 032750
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“fillet steak” (9 reviews)
“stews” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Oulof Palme 5, Stalis, Crete 70007, Greece
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

Since first finding this lovely place a few Holidays ago, we must eat at the Kotsos at least 2-3 times every time we stay in Stalis.This is a Family run Business that attracts all the Local Greeks,especially on a Sunday Evening as well as Tourists,and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank pavlosrugbypaul
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

If you want local hospitality this is the place. Home made recipes, good wine, lovely salads and good service. Perfect eating out evening.. Visiting again on our last night..

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Christos G
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful restaurant, words cannot describe all aspects of this blessed family taverna. Mom cooks different stews every day, sometimes soups goo, rabbit stiffaxo, beef stiffado, boiled vegetables 🌶🌽 , goat and lamb stews, staffed grape leaves with rise and herbs and staffed zukini...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ehudn2017
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Love eating here the family are so nice friendly and caring The food is so fresh and amazing Their crab salad fried courgettes and fried mushrooms in fact the whole menu is out of this world I'm getting hungry writing this review Kotsos is the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 100deirdrek
Reviewed September 10, 2018

One of the best restaurant in the area, excellent food, friendly people, always ask for the dishes of the day.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mirko V
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Every time we are on Crete we go there for dinner. So when going there, it feels like come home. The Kotsos family are all very friendly and service is just great. Try the grilled meat or the other real traditional Greek dishes (main course...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Christel8
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We were recommended by local greek lady to try this restaurant. The food was great, very friendly family run, we were so keen we even arrived bit early before opening could not wait to try their food as we had been starved of traditional cretan...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Adonis147
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Another great holiday and as always excellent service and fantastic food from the growing kotsos family. Never go to This island without a visit to the best restaurant in town.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank paulandisobel
Reviewed August 10, 2018

A lovely welcome from Marina and all the staff.The usual excellant cretan food.Complimentary desserts and Raki. Also visited with Greek friends on another evening. A place not to be missed if visiting Stalis

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lollyjohn68
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is THE best in Stalis. Granted they don’t sell frozen fish (as all other restaurants do) that’s because their meat is the best, absolute top quality and they won’t serve anything less. We have stayed in Stalis for 2 weeks and ate here...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank greedyeaters
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Sandy W
October 9, 2016|
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Response from Bigfella999_13 | Reviewed this property |
I think they do take away meals as long as you are prepared to wait till they package them up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oulof Palme 5, Stalis, Crete 70007, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Stalis
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 032750
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