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Methexis Taverna

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Paleochora, Crete 73001, Greece
+30 2823 041431
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12:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 23:30
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff is very nice and friendly, the food is super tasty, fresh and a very good price. The location is lovely, a place to visit again.

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Thank Letizia G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet location, beautiful views from the patio, delicious food, reasonable prices, lots of locals eating here. Very friendly staff. The stuffed peppers and the eggplant "shoes" appetizers were delicious.

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Thank Elizabeth A
Hamburg, Germany
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super food excellent service will almost certainly go again. This must be one of the best restaurants in Paleochora.

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Thank Normi48
Turku, Finland
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A unique place by the sea with warm service, excellent food and special atmosphere. Definitely worth the walk!

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Georgia
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169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on the recommendation of the staff at Aris Hotel. It was nice to be invited to see the daily specials so we could make our choices. Pork with apples and prunes, chicken rolled with ham and red peppers, roasted potatoes, green beans in tomato sauce and more. All tasted like a home cooked meal. The dining room... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is the place to go if you want to experience proper Greek food. Absolutely one of the best places to eat in Paleochora!!!

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Thank Tam-Kaya
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Worth getting a reservation, stop by early evening and book for later as it gets very busy by 8:30pm. Then you can get a nice table overlooking the sea looking east town the coast, with the changing colours during sunset. Ignore any menu and let them show you what's best today. I had a simple and delicious lamb kleftiko. As... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This place has great food and it feels very authentic. All of the daily specials can be viewed in the kitchen before ordering. Friendly service.

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Thank Stefan H
Western Ireland, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Friendly helpful staff. Food good. Visited twice this year and it always appears to have regulars which is always a good sign.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Lovely setting with a view over a charming little beach and as it was a mid week lunch time at the very end of the season (early Nov) it was good to find it open. The service was friendly and fairly prompt, so why the low score? They were let down by the mezes (taramasalata and aubergine dip) which were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 23:30
Monday
12:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 23:30
Friday
12:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paleochora, Crete 73001, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Paleochora
  • Phone Number: +30 2823 041431
Description
Tel: +30 28230 41431

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?