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White Lion

125 Eleutheriou Benizelou, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 023476
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (11 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
“calamari” (8 reviews)
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Bar, International, Mediterranean, Greek, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
125 Eleutheriou Benizelou, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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1 - 10 of 691 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Didnt have any food, just stopped in for a drink one night. Staff were very nice and attentive - really nice bar - football was on TV - definitely worth a visit

Thank steve_e_red
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This was our first visit for 3/4 years to this outlet-the staff were very friendly and did a good job-we only had drinks but everything was very good.

Thank ddow669
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The staff are lovely and the food is great! Worth a visit! Stopped there as the weather was not great had a drink and then went back for food because the service was excellent!! 👍

Thank meadlious
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Had dinner last night party of 4 adults 2 teens and toddlers all had a great meal great service I asked for pizza straight away for toddler so no delay there we had nachos and tisiki with bread to start mixed grill Jack Daniels burger...More

Thank jenjen8537
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Very attentive staff, meals and drinks superb. Staff were also helpful when our daughter lost her phone and remembered us when we returned x

Thank Cerys S
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Heronissos because we had time to kill on the way to the airport. Not our type of resort and the White Lion was not the type of place we would usually choose. However it was fairly busy so gave it a try. As it...More

Thank Les M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We have visited the white lion numerous times on all our times we have been to Crete we are always looked after by Bane he makes us always feel welcome and takes time out for a chat , the food is beautiful and would highly...More

Thank shaunstraw
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Looking for a bar to watch football in and found the White Lion. Nice bar/pub. Staff couldn't have been more helpful. Multiple screens showing different channels with live games. Drinks are reasonably priced (resort prices) and the food was also good quality. Highly recommended.

Thank GazK68
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Good food, very friendly staff. It is situated right on the main street, but it is not noisy. Meny card has got a wide range of foods

Thank 524curly56
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped off here for a drink mid afternoon and to be quite frank we felt so unwelcome here. We got the bill well before we got our drink. Poor value for money €2.80 for 175ml of Pepsi and €3.20 for a 250ml bottle of coke....More

Thank Zara P
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nicolas w
19 October 2017|
Response from L_hersonisosKostas_P | Property representative |
Yes we do showing the fight.... Enjoy your day Thank you
Cathy C
11 October 2017|
Response from Jilly1612 | Reviewed this property |
They have a range of English breakfasts starting around €4 - €5
Stuart A
13 September 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125 Eleutheriou Benizelou, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 023476
  • E-mail
The first and only gastropub in Hersonissos serving fresh, tasty and original food at sensible prices. We also offer a fantastic selection of drinks including our very own signature cocktails, all your favourite beers both bottled and draught, freshly ground coffees and more! Newly refurbished in 2016 come and see for yourselves what we are all about.
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