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Taverna Stavros

16 Epimenidou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 024822
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“kleftiko” (11 reviews)
“lamb” (9 reviews)
“tzatziki” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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16 Epimenidou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed today

Very reasonably priced food, and excellent quality. We had both lunch and evening meal and the quality was the same. Service was good and the menu varied

Thank jennygCornwall
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you want something not too fancy, hearty and filling head for this place right in the heart of the old town. Reasonably priced and they cook to order. Lovely friendly staff.

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 3 days ago

went to this tavern by chance & found it very pleasant, I had kleftiko my wife had fillet steak in cream sauce & said it was lovely ( she is very fussy about meat ) so we will go back next year when we return...More

Thank ian h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little taverna, up a cwtchy side alley. Traditional foods, made well. Couple of starters and a main to share was plenty. Would highly recommend

Thank BernadetteBayliss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only the decoration worths. Slow service, you need to ask the waiter to come or you have to stand up and ask him to order. The food is really expensive according to the quantity and the quality. Fried potatoes were smelling only the burnt oil,...More

Thank onomaOthonis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was OK but nothing special. Had the feel of fast food, some of the dishes we saw served around us looked very ordinary

Thank Rega2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this wonderfully quaint restaurant literally in between two streets, with vines overheard and a calm gentle ambience, so we decided to jump before checking TripAdvisor. Don't judge a book by it's cover they say, but we did and it was a mistake....More

Thank JulianH1032
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

I am shocked by the poor reviews of this taverna! Now we are home from our holidays I am writing our reviews and can’t believe this is the same restaurant!! We found this on our first night in Rethymnon old town by chance. On looking...More

Thank lovesarigerme
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Had lunch there today. Very friendly, professional and efficient. Food of a good quality and quantity and I never felt rushed. Hugely enjoyable way of spending a couple of restful hours in the Old Town, slightly off the beaten track.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

service was good, but food was disgusting, we ordered mezedes salad and wine,but was of the lowest quality,taste not good,the Greek tiropitakia were about the only thing that was sort of edible!! I wouldn't recommend this tavern to anyone,the worst food I've had since been...More

Thank Irene777713
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Epimenidou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 024822
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