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) #16 of 33 Restaurants in Kalyves ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Apokoronas, Crete 730 03, Greece
+30 2825 031230
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
“Fantastic traditional restaurant.”
4 Jun 2017
“Very traditional looking Taverna that we are SO glad we went into”
Open Now
06:00 - 12:00All hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Apokoronas, Crete 730 03, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

Simply a very very good traditional Cretan. Restaurant. Excellent food, good wine, huge portions.Not fancy, not false.Friendly ,local place.

Thank geoffdav
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I suspect this gets overlooked as it doesn't have the beach access that many restaurants in the village have. Please make an effort to go though! Friendly, great food - we all loved our choices from Aubergine Salad to Souvlaki to greek salad. Perfect. Great...More

Thank joannex
Reviewed 13 October 2016

When you go past this restaurant, you don't really notice it. It doesn't look all that much, and when we went in there weren't any customers. But I'm glad we did go in. Firstly, most of the dishes that are being served are layed out...More

Thank rob s
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Most of the summer I live in Apokoronas region for business, so I have the chance to test many old and new places in the Area. I left Koumandros family taverna for the end of summer as it is a place that is not advertised...More

Thank Inertia79
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

We loved this taverna for its amazing food and Greek authenticity. They say don't judge a book by its cover, so don't be put off by this restaurant's appearance. We were unsure on first glance, but were so glad we put aside our initial doubts....More

Thank MrsBFG
Reviewed 28 September 2015

This is a traditional greek family tavern, with excellent fresh and tasty seafood and great traditional greek food, homemade and homecooked. Great view to the river also. Strongly recommended!

Thank stella s
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Parents have been visiting for 2 years now and they swore it would be unforgettable.. And it was! There are dishes of freshly prepared traditional Greek dishes by kitchen at the entrance in what looks like grandmas old silver cooking pots, all served without pretence...More

Thank Great C
Reviewed 19 August 2015

This taverna in my opinion has some of the best seafood in the area and the staff were very attentive. This taverna benefits from a river view, which offers a cooling breeze during hot summer nights.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 20 September 2014

I introduced my wife to this restaurant 15 years ago, and to this day, this is the one and only restaurant she looks forward to visiting once we land! There has never been I time we've had a bad meal. We miss seeing Stelios, however,...More

3  Thank jim l
Reviewed 10 September 2014

We decided to eat here as the board outside stated they'd been established in 1867 so we thought it must be good. But oh, not so. May have been because it was after 9pm, but I doubt it. Waiter informed us to what was left...More

2  Thank Elizabeth I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 18
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
23:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apokoronas, Crete 730 03, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 031230
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