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The Filoxenia Taverna

High Street | Kato Gouves, Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete, Greece
+30 2897 042350
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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High Street | Kato Gouves, Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

went to this bar 6 times in 2 weeks which says it all great food good prices even better hosts had time to have a chat with my self and my wife and made our times in this restaurant the best in gouves love you...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Visited the Filoxenia on 2 occasions but if I had found it earlier I would of gone all week.Greek food and hospitality at its best,the service was excellent and quality of food was second to none, could not fault the place,plus after every meal grapes,apple...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We had a lovely meal here, with generous portions. Prices reasonable and good service. Locals use this Restaurant so yopu know it must be good.

Thank Laurar50
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

On a corner site in main centre in Gouves.Good value and choices to suit any, excellent service and quality.

Thank billy .
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Friendly staff who will sit and chat with you nothing too much trouble. Food beautiful , great quality and portions too . Price very reasonable . Always finish with a gratis carafe of raki !!

Thank _menne11
Reviewed 25 September 2017

What a lovely restaurant only wish we had found it sooner, amazing freshly cooked food, good choice of dishes which are really good value. .

Thank tracy2017yorkshire
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My friend and I met up with some friends that we meet while on holiday in crete. This is a family run business the food is excellent ate here a few times the stifardo was melt in the mouth. Very welcoming and friendly would highly...More

Thank Alexandra E
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Family owned. Mama and papa cooking, son and uncle serving. This is a fantastic find. Very clean. Good prices and the food is absolutely amazing. Highly recommend. X

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff, fresh food cooked to perfection, nothing is a problem for these people, all the dishes we've eaten here have been great. As I've said nothing is a problem, the staff go out of their way to make your meal memorable. Eat here...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

just returned from gouves visited filoxenia twice both times nice had fillet steak and moussaka very nice Jimmy the front of house was very nice man allegedly Scottish lol give it a try on the main street you will like

Thank Kevin G
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Louise H
9 July 2016|
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Response from Andrew G | Reviewed this property |
To the best of my knowledge. We used Euros though
Harry C
24 February 2016|
Response from Alebolg95 | Reviewed this property |
It's usually opened till late, but I don't know in April, as it's still low season...By the way there's a take away not far from there where you can take some food, if you cannot get it there.
george d
24 July 2015|
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Response from European2016 | Reviewed this property |
Prices are really reasonable, around €40 per couple for a couple of courses, wine etc. can't recommend it highly enough!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street | Kato Gouves, Kato Gouves, Gouves, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gouves  >  Kato Gouves
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 042350
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