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Em. Vernadou 13 | Plateia Mikrasiaton, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 042496
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Em. Vernadou 13 | Plateia Mikrasiaton, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exteremley good selection of creative dishes beyound the normal Tavena selection many with very cretive twists. Without doubt over the years one of the best resturants we have found in Rethymnon, outside seating if the weather is good and there is also inside seating for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lefkoseikos
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Ate here twice in our week in Rethymno. Very well looked after both visits. Nice house wine and amazing Veal. Really well cooked and huge portions. The sausage started was really good too. It has a traditional feel with lots of locals eating later on....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Colesy81
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

The food was very good, my friends got stuffed chicken (stuffed with pepper and cream cheese) and I got the parpadelle pasta with tomato sauce and vegetables. The split peas where some of the best I’ve ever had since arriving in Crete 6 months ago....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rebeccab02
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This was one of my favourites last year... and therefore I had to revisit it this season. Many new courses on the menu and keeping the favourites from last season... I must say... I’m NOT disappointed!! There is so much good food on the menu,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Dr_Nico
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Service is quite fast and friendly. Prices are reasonable and food was very tasty.Interesting menu will not disappoint you. Salads is a must to try out!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ManHio
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Best vine leaves ever. Moussaka to die for. Well done Asikiko! Lovely food in a lovely outdoor setting.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DebraB339
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

This place is situated right next to the Neratz mosque in the old town,providing excellent views of the towering minaret.The food was the best I had in 7 nights on Crete, stuffed chicken; superb. However... don't come if you want a relaxing,quiet night.The place is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nicholas B
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I have been there a lot. Never been disappointed. The service are fast and friendly. The food excellent. I have about tasted the entire menu and I can recommend it all! Good value for the money and a fantastic atmosphere. Bravo

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tovemidwife
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

very good service and food! We can recommend the veal steak which was nicely baked and very big(450 gr or so). we've been here 2 times now and will come back for sure! :)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Christian K
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were 11 persons and had dinner outside. Great food and prices very reasonable. Greta people watching! Although we had a prime seating and there were people waiting, we never felt rushed! Excellent all around experience!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank THE_Tasso
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Em. Vernadou 13 | Plateia Mikrasiaton, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 042496
Walking through the narrow streets of old town Rethymnon you will see one of the oldest places called "Asikiko". Here you can feel the eastern taste of the local Cretan food, as well as experience the journey of oriental rhythms and aroma of shisha. We are now open every morning from 12AM when you can begin your wonderful journey...
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