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Alekos

Armeni, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 041185
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“snails” (12 reviews)
“pork” (8 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
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Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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Armeni, Crete 741 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed January 11, 2018

This is one of those few restaurants that does not have a menu. The daily fare is served up in meze fashion. You do select your drinks however and you may well be asked if you like some of the more controversial foods such as...More

Thank Alister J
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

They have a unique system: you don't order anything; you just sit in a table and lots of different plates come in front of you. Everything is fresh and well made. Traditional homely cretan cuisine. We were a big group of people, a great variety...More

Thank mariannalol
Reviewed October 26, 2017

Amazing food!! The best I have had in Crete. Their recipies are out of this world! the best part is that you sit and get served the day's freshly prepared dishes, no menu....

Thank eltriantopoulos
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

The first thing you learn on entering this great local restaurant is that there is no menu. They serve up a set meal of local Cretan dishes. It was superb and plenty of it. I lost count of the number of dishes that were brought...More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful evening at Alekos restaurant. Authentic Greece food and more than you can eat. Quality is TOP and also good wines. Price quality + 100%. The waitress Rania was very customer friendly. In Holland we say: a topper! The owner myst be...More

Thank Roelof54
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Alekos was recommended by our villa owner and other reviews were also very positive so we drove the 15 minutes from Prines for lunch. Unfortunately we missed the snail season but the numerous other dishes which came unannounced were delicious and filling. We already understood...More

Thank NeilAB
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We randomly choose Alekos for our lunch on our way back from Plakias. They informed us that we didnt have to order from the menu but they will bring us a variety of dishes. I found that interesting so we agree for a menu for...More

Thank Manouhl G
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We were luckily suggested this restaurant by our villa owner and how fantastic it was. Well we were not disappointed. The restaurant is unique by offering excellent quality Cretan cooking. You are not given a menu but instead you are presented with varied and tasty...More

Thank gr53
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by some Greek locals and what a great meal it was. Some of the best food I have had in Crete was delivered here. As other reviewers note, you don't get a menu- just a number of dishes that...More

Thank Dancing_Zorbas
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurants in Crete . Perfect dishes . Amazing service , very warm stuff . Huge variety of food and the quality is perfect . Congratulations

Thank Δημήτρης Ε
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geordieshoreeee
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Response from Paolo&Kia | Reviewed this property |
in Armenoi (ca 15 km from Retymno , sud direction )
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Armeni, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Armeni
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 041185
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