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| Pano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
+(30) 6974420937
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11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

VISIT THIS TAVERNA!!!! This was without doubt the best restaurant we frequented whilst on holiday this summer. The welcome, the atmosphere, the quaintness and above all the food was absolutely amazing. My family (a party of 8) enjoyed four wonderful evenings here. Spyro was the perfect host and made everyone who walked in feel like they were long lost family.... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading all the other reviews we knew we had to check this place out, and we were not disappointed, the traditional taverna was lovely, the greeting & service we received was so warm and welcoming, and the food was divine. As said in other reviews, we saw him leave in his mini bus and come back with a family... More 

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2 Thank Pitst0ps
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely have to go! We had a great meal here and the service was fantastic from beginning to end. We got picked up and dropped off from our hotel! Food was delicious and the setting typical Greek it was just perfect! You have to go if in the area.

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Thank handy88
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

So, we visited Spyros based on the its score on Tripadvisor. We weren't dissappointed!😁 Spyro gave us a warm welcome, hammering on the 'feel like home' aspect. The restaurant has a very nice atmosphere. It's kind of romantic with the dim light and palmtrees. Regarding the menu: it consists of typical Greek dishes. If you don't like Greek food, you... More 

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Thank Jordy B
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If you holiday in Gouves do not leave the resort without visiting, this is the best dining experience you will find! Not only will he collect you at your hotel and take you home free of charge you will not find better food or service anywhere, absolutely incredible, believe me, GO !

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Antwerp, Belgium
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First off: this is not a normal review, we visited Spyros because my sister was having her wedding party here! The wedding party consisted of about 50 people and started at 4 in the aftenoon. We walked there from Kato Gouves on the hot August afternoon and we were directly welcomed by Spyros with some large pints of Mythos. We... More 

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1 Thank Tom V
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well having read the reviews you sometimes wonder is this place really this good. I can absolutely confirm that it is!!! We dropped in at lunchtime for a drink and met Spyros and Debbie. They are so welcoming and warm that we couldn't resist returning on the night. Unbelievably Spyros kindly collected us from our villa in Kalo Chorio and... More 

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3 Thank AJR256
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Please do not miss going to Spyros. ...Best restaurant in Gouves with a romantic and charming decor the food is Tradional Greek and Fresh Home made Vegetables and Fruit . I have eaten a few times here and you leave feeling like you have visited your Greek Family. Spyros will pick you up and drop off in his mini Bus... More 

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3 Thank Jo C
North Yorks, England
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spiros is a warm welcoming character. He is attentive and entertaining. We are here as we type this, it's a Friday night in August and the taverna should be packed but it's relatively quiet. The hospitality and the food are superb as is the atmosphere. Because Gouves village is slightly inland it misses out on a lot of the tourists... More 

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Yorkshire
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86 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spiros has moved his taverna from the little place by the church in Pano Gouves, but not to worry, he's just down the street. The new place is bigger and it is all outside seating. We have remained firm friends with this wonderful man since our first visit over four years ago; the new place is lovely and the food... 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
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Pano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gouves
  • Phone Number: +(30) 6974420937

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?