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Akti Vritomartidos, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 042336
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, Greek, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Akti Vritomartidos, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were searching for a good place to finish our evening in Elounda. This place was mid full, mid empty, thus looked like a quick win at first. Reception was good. Waiter was really welcoming and price list/ asortment made us smile. Unfortunately cocktails themselves...More

Thank Martins M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my son watched our beloved liverpool fc matches here. Drinks are very reasonable and they give you a bowl of nuts and crisps free with your first drink. They play all matches here on big screens. Nice modern decor and the staff are...More

Thank antony4u
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came in for coffee and desserts. For some reason. Nobody here knows how to follow instructions in making coffee. Still good though

Thank Gil Z
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good meal decent place as a bar/lunch quick in and out - nothing spectacular but on the marina it's as good a place as any

Thank Aviade
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fantastic bar friendly atmosphere food is excellent its missed buy other bars and restaurants recommend highly.

Thank Jeanette G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best cocktails in Elounda and also a great venue to watch sport. Some computers, table football and a pool table for older kids as well.

Thank nikkilewis
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is such an excellent sports bar. We went here most days when we went into the town and loved it. Cocktails were amazing and the most choice I've seen in a bar, we tried lots! Ate there a few times and it's lovely food,...More

Thank SuzieCluskey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The owners really go above and beyond. We always feel very welcome and the service we receive is always excellent! Don't listen to the reviews that say the owners aren't friendly as "mr babel" (as we call him) is one of the most friendly and...More

Thank tillybaddy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited the Babel on an evening and through the day (today) the cocktails are amazing and so many to choose just one, so usually leave unsteady on my feet. The food is great well presented and plenty of it, I can highly recommend the...More

Thank dizzyelliott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came in to Elounda in early morning and found only this opening cafe. But cafe very liked us. Personal was friendly. Views from cafe, personal cheer up.

Thank Arthur N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akti Vritomartidos, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 042336
This bar overlooks the small fishing harbour off the main square in Elounda village.. With superb hosts to make you welcome and value for money drinks, coffee and meals it ranks number 1.
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