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The Lake, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 591 00, Greece
+30 2841 022773
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (7 reviews)
“cheesecake” (2 reviews)
“pepper steak” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 23:30All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
The Lake, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 591 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here twice and both times were very pleased with the experience. The location is just beautiful, right next to the water, the menu is quite extensive and the staff are super friendly and take time to help you with your choice of meal. The...More

Thank Grace P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic meal here which was very tasty! It was also lovely sitting by the lake and soaking up the atmosphere. The staff were very busy busy and rush rush. They DONT rush you out though which is nice. They leave you to...More

Thank Cristie O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was nice, waitress was friendly. Ordered the seafood marinara which was OK, disappointed with the seafood platter. It was written seafood platter plus squid and prawn. It was essentially prawns, calamari and chips.

Thank Diana R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Ag Nic for an early dinner. We walked around the lake which is a lovely location. We were walking past Evanna's and the waiter was very polite and friendly and encouraged us into the restaurant. We were happy to go along as the...More

Thank PIJK D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is right at the lake area on Agios Nikolas. The food was enjoyable with many authentic Greek dishes to enjoy. I would say this restaurant is a more casual dining experience. It is nothing special but still enjoyable. I recommend the dolmas, tsakiki...More

Thank DM2SB
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The food and the location were both nice and would recommend, but at the end of our visit the nice experience was immediately ruined when it came to paying. We wanted to pay by card, which was possible in the restaurant, but the waiter aggressively...More

Thank Aniko B
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Evans is in centre of beautiful town next to the lakes. Waiters are great. In particular blonde waiter who is very friendly and helpful. But food is a disappointment. We had grilled squid and grilled shrimp as starter. Both were overcooked. Squid was chewy and...More

Thank m0taher
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent muskka end meetbools and pleasant service. Beautiful sea and lake view. The pizza is just ok.. very recomented

Thank Idan U
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Хамское отношение персонала,не советую.В дополнение к этому, в кафе ходит негр,который "впаривает" браслеты The rude behaviour of the staff, I don't advise this place for eating and having a rest.

Thank Юлия Б
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Unlike other places in the town the staff are not over pushy at trying to get you to eat there because after being once they know you will return as food is good and at a fair price.

Thank le087
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, View
Open Hours
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
08:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Lake, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 591 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Agios Nikolaos
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 022773
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