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Emmanuel Taverna

Alexi Minoti Street, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 021022
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“pork” (57 reviews)
“gyros” (24 reviews)
“lambs liver” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Alexi Minoti Street, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ate here on our last night and were not disappointed. The owner proudly takes guests to his outside oven to show the dishes of the day. Sadly, the lamb was sold out so we opted for the pork and it was delicious. The waiter was...More

1  Thank StellaDerby
Reviewed 5 days ago

Emmanuels food was so good we went back every other day. We tried some of the other restaurants, but for us they were never quite as good. There is a varied menu, but the meats from Emmanuels wood fired oven are excellent. The staff are...More

Thank KHRobb
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic restaurant. The special woodfired dishes are to die for. Welcoming staff make the whole experience an absolute pleasure. Don't forget the gyros and other Greek specialities. Not to be missed!

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We originally visited Koutouloufari in June 2015 and fell in love with Emmanuel's oven, visiting 4 times during our holiday. This place is one of the reasons why we decided to come back. The food and service are amazing. As soon as you arrive you...More

Thank Jade W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to dine and would highly recommend, the owner is very proud of the oven that cooks of lot of the food he will take you and show you in the oven and that food that is being cooked in it...More

Thank Jes2527
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from a wonderful holiday in Crete and we went to Emmanuels twice for dinner and it was fantastic. The staff were so friendly and knowledgeable about the meals in the wood oven and the red wine was superb! Highly recommended.

Thank Ellie T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard a lot about koutouloufari before we visited and the friendly people and fantastic food. This restaurant was the epitomy of all of this and was my favourite meal of the holiday. Manos the owner takes you to the big clay oven to...More

Thank thetraveller1989
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, oven baked lamb, pork and gyros. Very friendly staff and great service. Highly recommended

1  Thank mark s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a good experience food not to good steak very fatty and not very warn I ran out of chicken that I wanted ,very busy and manic would not eat here again ,

Thank margaretclarke2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was by far our favourite place during our stay in Koutalfari. The food was exceptional and cooked from the oven, which the owner had great pride in showing us. The staff were excellent and this was great value for the standard of food.

Thank DJBStockport
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alexi Minoti Street, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos  >  Koutouloufari
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 021022
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