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Yiorgos Hatziparaskos

30 Vernardou, Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
+30 2831 029488
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Jul 2018
“excellent ”
18 Jul 2018
“Master filo pastry maker in action”
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30 Vernardou, Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Yesterday we went to Rethymno and searched for the shop. We bought a set for 6 euros of pasta fillo sweets. They were delicious!!! We asked for the demonstration of the master, but unfortunately there wasn’t...they said that it should be today at 11. I...More

Thank Gaia P
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We (i and my husband) went to buy kadayif and baklava from there as it was ranked with 5 stars and they still produce the raw materials by themself. Indeed the pastry we bought were delicious and fresh. We strongly suggest this place.

Thank FrancescoCigdem
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Step into this shop to watch Papou Yiorgos in action making filo pastry. He throws the pastry out onto a large table and slowly stretches it until it is wafer think. Assisted by Yeya Katerina. They encourage visitors. Their son and two grandsons were in...More

Thank MacyMurmur
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic place, fantastic sweets... Something you absolutelly don't have to miss when going in Rethymno...

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 16 November 2017

I heard many things the first time I arrived in Rethymno, about one of the few and maybe the oldest places in Greece that still make handmade filo pastry for all our sweets like baklava, kadaifi, etc !! The minute I walked into the old...More

1  Thank Γιώργος Κ
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A look into the world of traditional filo pastry making. This old chap was teaching a younger member of the family when we visited. He even has a video so you can watch the process regardless of where he is in the process. There is...More

Thank KeithW1821
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

In the heart of the Old Town, walk down the street with the Mosque on your left, zigzag past the Folk Museum, and on your left you'll find the imposing doors behind which Georgos and his wife have been making filo pastry and kadaifa for...More

Thank Cretamania
Reviewed 22 October 2016

The skill of this man is extraordinary. The finest hand made pastry and you are welcome to watch him at work. Ever wanted to know how kadaifi, baklava and filo pastry are made? He's your man! You won't believe your eyes. Treat you self to...More

Thank mrbox
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We were in Rethymno on a Sunday and didn't really expect this place to be open, but to our delight one of the world's best bakeries for baklava was working. We purchased a selection of their treats and found them wonderfully fresh and tasty. The...More

Thank foulaman
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Evident masters of their craft, eager to explain and demonstrate the sweet tradition! Worth a visit for the heritage alone

Thank Salam F
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  • Address: 30 Vernardou, Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 029488
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