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Caravella Restaurant

Main Street, Palaiochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish” (86 reviews)
“sea bass” (13 reviews)
“calamari” (11 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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Main Street, Palaiochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We really enjoyed our two meals at Caravella. Everything was just fine...location, service and food.

Thank rayfrench7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great family run restaurant right on the sea front. Really enjoyed our two meals there. First night we tried a whole range of food including excellent caught sea bream and sea bass. Stand out dish for us was cheese balls with ouzo! Four different types...More

1  Thank Trillion001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at Caravella luxury apartments was told that the restaurant is excellent for fish and seafood, also offering 10% discount to tenants. Once I tried the scorpion fish with green herbs - vlita and cheese balls for which the owner son insisted. The fish was...More

Thank Dimitra M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great evenings - we were there yesterday and tonight again cause we liked it so much. We especially liked that the fish was fresh from the sea from the previous night - they have their own fishing boat and go fishing every night. Both times...More

1  Thank 356carryn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited this taverna twice during our week. 10pm on first night but still serving meals. Lovely warm houmus with onions on top fro starter. Very tasty. 7 days later she remembered us. First class service. We were invited into the kitchen to see the...More

1  Thank John-Alice2016
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We have eaten here twice now in less than a week. The fish (snapper and sea bass) is excellent and the wine, which was suggested went perfectly with it. The staff are lovely. We’re hoping to eat here again before we leave.

1  Thank Hollywho9
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve been staying in Paleochora for the past month and just had lunch at the Caravella Restaurant. I’ve eaten at five other restaurants in Paleochora and decided to try Caravella today. While service was good the meal was mediocre at best. I had the calamari,...More

Thank Figgee
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I came to Caravella as it was the restaurant with the most people in, right at the beginning of April. Owner and his son were very friendly, explaining all the dishes and chatting. It makes such a difference to the whole experience...More

Thank GWheeldon
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We had a very tasteful dinner with mussels and fish. It was very delicious and the white vine was good. The service was excellent. Very nice :)

1  Thank Cityscramblers
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We had lunch here, dining on fresh fish and calamari, washed down with retsina and then raki. The service was friendly and efficient, the food very tasty, the atmostphere convivial. Highly recommended.

3  Thank David B
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Deby L
17 July 2015|
Response from David A | Reviewed this property |
There's a large parking lot 30 ft away from the restaurant that many people use to visit the town.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 11:45 PM
12:15 PM - 11:45 AM
12:15 PM - 11:45 AM
12:15 PM - 11:45 PM
12:15 PM - 11:45 PM
12:15 PM - 11:45 PM
12:15 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Palaiochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Palaiochora
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