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Taverna Niki

Ano Kera, Hersonissos, Crete 700 05, Greece
+30 2897 051204
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
“roast pork” (3 reviews)
“greek salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Cafe, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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Ano Kera, Hersonissos, Crete 700 05, Greece
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Delicious cretan food! The lamb was fantastic! Also the pork is excellent! I really enjoy the lunch!

Thank Perederic E
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

It’s a gem hidden in the mountains. We got recommendations on this Taverna so we visited this place during our stay in Malia. The food was true Greek and it was so delicious. If you want to taste “Greece” visit Taverna Niki.

Thank sarlotkas
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I go to this place for the omelette (similar to Spanish tortilla) as it reminds me what my grandma used to cook. Never disappoints! It’s not on the menu , so you have to ask for it. Do yourself a favor and ask for it....More

Thank dpapoutsakis
Reviewed 9 August 2018

We went for lunch here during a Safari tour with George and had the most amazing food I've ever tasted in my life. We chose the chicken, and it had been slow cooked for 4 hours in the outside oven. When it came to eating...More

Thank LauraKing94
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We decided to drive up to the mountains to escape the heat and on the recommendation of Cretan friends visited this lovely taverna in Kera which is on the road up to Lassithi and just short of the final pass. Truly spectacular views to match...More

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Stayed about 30 minutes away - so glad we made the trip. We received a warm welcome from staff and seated quickly. I had the roast pork and husband had the gemista - both were simply amazing. Wonderful setting with such a breath taking view....More

Thank Uggnboo
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant in May, the food is just out of this world out of the oven. It is a good drive up into the mountains but it is so worth the drive. This restaurant uses the clay oven on a Sunday's in low season....More

Thank SSB464
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Wonderful family run place near the monastery. We have visited a few times and the food is always delicious. Chicken and potatoes from the wood oven are so simple but so tasty. A lovely setting surrounded by walnut,fig and olive trees. Busy on a Sunday...More

Thank SSWScotland
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped on the way back for a cup of coffee. Even though it was very late they still let us in with warm welcome. The coffee and tea were great.

Thank Max K
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for lunch on a jeep safari and I can definitely say I'd visit again. It's situated in such a lovely place so it's quite peaceful but not too quiet. The atmosphere is nice and chill and the staff are so polite and friendly....More

Thank Morgy W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 15
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ano Kera, Hersonissos, Crete 700 05, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 051204
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Description
Welcome to our traditional taverna NIKI. Live a unique experience in a beautiful environment. Taste our Cretan cuisine dishes prepared in our "famous"stone wood-oven in the lush courtyard with a beautiful view.
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