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Avli Tou Devkaliona

Odos Lysimachou Kalokairinou 8, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
+30 281 024 4215
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (6 reviews)
“souvlaki” (3 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Odos Lysimachou Kalokairinou 8, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best family taverna's in Crete. Excellent choice of meze, freshly cooked and we'll presented. All made to order with the best local ingredients. We love it here, that's why we keep returning year after year. Oh, the beer is cold...More

Thank Mike769953
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We picked this restaurant because of the good reviews and we weren't disappointed. The staff were very friendly. The food portions are large so don't over order. We had a house salad some grilled halloumi cheese and grilled prawns to share between 2 and there...More

Thank beaglelady2015
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Decent food, not extravagant but tasteful Nice environment, lovely view and pleasant service We enjoyed the salad, ntakos, ntolamadakia and the mix grill The spaghetti was enough for two !

Thank Μαρία Μ
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Best food in the Town... Just go there and take my word for granted. Food Great and it only gets better

Thank George I B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The food was definitely fabulous and great value for money! We were sat at a table outside near the fountain and the view was so peaceful and tranquil (next to the Heraklion museum garden). The staff there were very very helpful and attentive. The best...More

Thank Mayna K
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing place, with a Great quality Of Food. The dishes are very complete. A very good recommendation is the lamb and all the salads. The service are very nice and kind and they do the things very easy. Pleasent place. One must in Iraklio.

Thank sergi f
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We came here with some of our family that lives in Crete. The food is rather nice and they have a wide variety of traditional Greek food on offer. We ordered fried potato chips, fried zucchini chips, souvlakia (chicken), salads, breads and dips. We also...More

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This traditional Taverna is one of the best! The staff are welcoming and the food is amazing quality, quantity and value. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel at home. The food is freshly prepared with large servings. The salads, in particular,...More

Thank 51KarenH
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Very nice location, kind people and excellent traditional tastes. Local authentic recipes, raki and nice wines. Goat with potatoes was excellent

Thank ktzevel
Reviewed 16 June 2017

On a quite and picturesquest little square it is located a small traditional taverna I Avli tou Defkaliona. The Excellent food, the cheerful environment and the deliccious dessert conclude on a pleasant and joyful evening in Heraklion

Thank HotelRea
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Odos Lysimachou Kalokairinou 8, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 024 4215
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