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The Galley Bar

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, Greek, Pub
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44 Eparchiaki Odos, Vrochas, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
+30 2841 500703
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York, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

George and Jackie are excellent hosts at this quirky little bar. The Parrot, Dolly, was entertaining and kept everyone amused. We didn't eat here but the food that was served looked and smelled lovely. We played pool here most nights and even had a huge game of killer pool with fellow guests. A fun place to spend an hour or... More 

Thank Ambi1917
Holmfirth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The bar was still open and the owner was very friendly and helpful. He had the most amazing parrot on the bar who was also very friendly. We only popped in for one drink but had about four. Can't comment on the food but the bar service was great. There was also a free pool table and dart boards as... More 

Thank Lynne H
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Really nice atmosphere , you are greeted by Jackie the owner, I had chicken with mushroom sauce and proper chips. Then we watch football. Can highly recommend a visit

Thank Pat N
Level Contributor
37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying at a hotel down the road and happened to come across this bar on our first evening on a walk. We went in for a beer and were amazed with such a warm welcome from both Jackie and George. There is free wifi, pool,darts and live football. However the best entertainment by far is Jackie, George and... More 

Thank Alex T
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We had the best holiday in Crete this summer and a massive part of this was down to Jackie, George and Dolly! We were made feel very welcome from our first visit and by the end of our holiday it felt as if we'd been friends forever. We had a couple of fabulous meals in the restaurant, I cannot give... More 

Thank shuvy1
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Loved coming here great food bar & people & the most awesome pets the star of the show is definitely dolly the macaw who could keep u entertained for hours beautifully decorated bar with food

Thank Ricky P
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Cracking place for a good lunch or evening meal. Try one of George's steaks, superb. Really good atmosphere, food, cocktails and company.

Thank Simon M
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

good welcome good beer bit pricey sky sports on all the time parrott nice at first but watch your hands and arms she bites

1 Thank ChepstowSteve111
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

We were staying at the local mirabello hotel but spent most of our nights at the galley bar. Jackie and George the owners are fantastic! Two of the nicest people. The were always friendly and welcoming and always up for a good laugh. The pints of lager are always cold and refreshing and the food is lovely as well. There... More 

1 Thank kellyslee61
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

Went in here to watch football. The main game on that everybody was watching was Spurs v Arsenal. When we went to the bar to order some drinks the owner asked us which game we wanted to watch as there were other TVs, straight away he found the famous Walsall v Chelsea game for us. Top bloke no hassle made... More 

1 Thank Steve B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Bar, Greek, Pub
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Eparchiaki Odos, Vrochas, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Agios Nikolaos
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 500703

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