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Taverna Drimos

Patsou Amariou | Agios Antonios Patsos Gorge, Patsos, Crete 74061, Greece
+30 2833 061300
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb” (7 reviews)
“farm animals” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Patsou Amariou | Agios Antonios Patsos Gorge, Patsos, Crete 74061, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We found it by chance and it totally worth the visiting! We ordered typical cretan dishes, such as apaki, dakos,meat-pies and everything was delicious. Although there were lots of people we were served quite quickly. When we asked for the check, they offered us as...More

Thank Θανάσης Η
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Best Cretian traditional taverna we found in Creta the best food and prices not high Highly recomend

Thank geguzis
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Location can’t be beat, beautifully situated at the beginning of St. Anthony gorge, well worth the walk, nature at its finest. The food is fresh and well prepared, very tasty. The issues are with the service and the complete lack of interest of the servers....More

Thank MirkaTzili
Reviewed November 17, 2017

We were traveling around and noticed a turning to a gorge. What a surprise! we found a beautiful place, Gorge and taverna. We walked the gorge first and then had lunch in this place. it is set in the nature, with trees and stream, geese...More

Thank Veronika Č
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

If your into meat this is the place to be. All meat is cooked with the antikristo method which is slowly cooked in large pieces. We ordered some fried cheeses, eggplant on tomato and lamb All was just incredible.great taste and portions. Meatlovers heaven.

Thank Salvo_KANGOO
Reviewed September 19, 2017

One of the best places to eat traditional Cretan/Greek food. Found in the entrance to a valley, this restaurant is very nicely decorated, with very fast service and excellent food. It also features live Cretan music at least once a week. There is also space...More

Thank John M
Reviewed September 9, 2017

It is the place where you can enjoy the wisdom and authenticity of popular Cretan cuisine. If you have not eaten here you have not understood anything from Crete

Thank dib502
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic destination, fantastic place, fantastic traditional food, amazing gorge near to the taverna!!!! Absolutely natural place with a lot of trees near the stream!!!

Thank Y8123EH_
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

This is a very popular restaurant in an idyllic place at the entrance of Aghios Antonios gorge. It's very touristy but popular among locals too. The food is very good but not exceptional as it caters for a large numbers of people every day. The...More

Thank gourmetathens
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Superb food. Excellent location next to Saint Antonios cave. Very friendly and convenient service. Facilities for kids with real animals

Thank pavlos v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Patsou Amariou | Agios Antonios Patsos Gorge, Patsos, Crete 74061, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Patsos
  • Phone Number: +30 2833 061300
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Drimos Tavern is in a natural green environment and is crossed by small tributaries. Attached is the gorge of St. Anthony of Patsos (place of worship Kranai Hermes and the god Pan in ancient times) where you can enjoy a walk before or after your meal. Drimos Tavern is 18 km far from the town of Rethymno, on the way to Patsos you can see Prasses village and the famous "Dam of the Rivers". From our kitchen serving traditional dishes every day. Drimos Tavern offers self-service section that is addressed to organized tours. Also ideal for all kinds of social events. Our young guests can have fun playing in a specially fenced playground, under the shadow of the trees. Finally, all visitors of "Drimos" Tavern can have a tour to our zoological park and to the kitchen garden.
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