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Marilena Restaurant

Akti Poseidonas, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 041322
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Akti Poseidonas, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved this restaurant so much we kept going back. They have the best mezza and baklava on Crete! The food is amazing and the staff is wonderful. Thank you for treating us to your specialties!

Thank Dena B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for our lunch while on a tour of Crete with other cruisers, we were warmly greeted by the staff and seated at the front of the restaurant. we were immediately given our 1st taste of greek food which was followed by approximately another...More

Thank PNEPete
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is without doubt one of the best restaurants in Elounda ! On my last two week visit to the resort I ate here on three occasions. While there are many good places to eat in Elounda, like all holiday resorts, most of them are...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply the best, this business is so professionally rAn, and a delight to eat there. Staff are very friendly and take pride in their profession. All their dishes are cooked very well, my personal faves are Octopus , followed by a Marilena fame fillet steak...More

Thank UnsureNow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited tonight with family. Amazing restaurant. Nicely decorated. Nice ambiance. Very friendly staff . Food is amazing. Would recommend the mezze. Food is fresh well presented and tastes delicious. Well worth a visit.

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely greek restaurant and very friendly staff. Thanos was great and the meze we ordered was delicious with numerous dishes of amazing food.Would definitely go again and its close to the harbour.

Thank kellyseye_8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I loved this Taverna like Leonidas it served Tradition Greek dishes non of your hybrid dishes some places sell. The food was fantastic and the staff were warm and friendly. We ate here 4 to 5 times during our holiday. There was...More

Thank osceneo
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Although groups come here after visiting Spinalinga, Marilena is one of the best taverns in Elounda. I often eat mezedes ( μεζέδες ) and halloumi cheese here with my Greek friends who live in Crete . The owners are from Cyprus and the food is...More

Thank Typam
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We had our wedding reception here on 8th June 2018. Penny and her team took great care of us from start to finish. The staff are friendly and up for a laugh. The food was endless and very nice, the chef spoke to our guests...More

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We went on a fairly quiet night and the server was happy to see us and very friendly to everyone in the party. The food was all delicious, I think my favorite appetizers of the trip. I ordered the lamb chops, this is the first...More

Thank DaisyDot24
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Lydia P
13 June 2018|
Response from Thomas T | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We Used planet holidays, they were amazing. Very cheap too. Would highly recommend them..good luck :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akti Poseidonas, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041322
  • E-mail
Traditional, family run, Greek/Cypriot restaurant. Facilities include a front terrace, indoor seating and a large, private vine covered garden in the rear. We can cater for large groups, special occassions such as wedding receptions, baptisms birthday celebrations as well as individual A La Carte diners.Famous for our Greek Mezze, join us and discover why we have welcomed so many as guests who have left as friends.Kopiaste!
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