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Nikos the Fisherman

Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 021945
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (27 reviews)
“seafood” (26 reviews)
“potatoes” (32 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I have been going to koutouloufari for 12yrs & this year was the 1st time I went to this restaurant, & all I can say is wow, I had a few starters followed by the most amazing mixed seafood risotto, it had shelled prawns, mussels,...More

1  Thank julieandneilbooth
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We eat the best fish in Greece! And we feel wonderful at Nikos. Gabriel & Luminita Papadopol, Romania

Thank Gabriel P
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

we went to nikos restaurant which was very nice great view from upstairs food was very good would go back staff very friendly

1  Thank taffydob
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Genuinely the best meal so far Home cooking brought to restaurant level. Even the tsatziki and taramasolata were a class above anything you'd eat in the UK. Home made meatballs in a delicious sauce and fresh octopus in a red wine and vinegar reduction accompanied...More

Thank MikeandKimWilliams
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Still in the end of October and everything was special if you think that is the end of season.Excellent quality in a family place where all the family works. They take care of what arrives in your place. For sure we will come again!!

Thank Mixalis A
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We visited here twice. The first time we both had white bream which was cooked to perfection and served with Mama's secret recipe potatoes which were amazing! Secong time was on our last night when we started by sharing a shrimp saganaki which was to...More

Thank Helen007
Reviewed 26 October 2017

One of the very best restaurants we visited on a recent stay in the area. The food was probably some of the most authentic and delicious we sampled on our holiday. Loved the surroundings, and the staff (who are mostly family members of different generations)...More

Thank Wah3
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to go to this restaurant by Karen from the Northeast who stayed at Asterias while we were there! Thank you! This was the best food we had during our stay in Koutouloufari. We visited twice and my partner chose to have her...More

Thank Jobi66
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited twice during our week ling stay in Koutouloufari and this was hands down our favourite place to eat! The service was impeccable, friendly, knowledgeable and we were constantly made to feel welcome and valued with the traditional Cretan hospitality. I...More

Thank Lovely_Miss_B
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Shared Fried cheese and meatballs to start which were lovely. House wine was delicious and service was friendly and welcoming. The sea bream was rather small and the accompanying vegetables were soggy and luke warm although mommas legendary potatoes were crispy and delicious. Big disappointment...More

Thank bigpetemon2
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28 April 2016|
Response from Paladar2014 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend to take a taxi from Anissaras Beach as the restaurant it's located in Kouloutufari, which means after Chersonissos center up in the hills. With taxi you will reach it in 10 minutes for approx. 10-12 Euros.
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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, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos  >  Koutouloufari
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 021945
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