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Ioanni Ritsou, Piskopiano, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 021066
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Ioanni Ritsou, Piskopiano, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times over the years and I must say the present owners are keeping up the real greek tradition here, The taverna is quite small but the food and service is great keep it up folks along with the raki.

Thank alanBrixhamU_k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located next to the main church in Piskopiano and less than 100 m from the Museum of Rural Life, it is away from the traffic and pleasantly quiet. The food is good and we enjoyed a typical Cretan meal there. The staff are friendly and...More

Thank Tony25919
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quaint little restaurant in a lovely area. Food pretty average. Waiter (possibly owner) needs to find another way to earn a living as he clearly does not enjoy what he does.

Thank Dawn9363
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here twice on our recent visit. The food is great, the prices are very reasonable and the two guys that run it are friendly and helpful. A lovely view overlooking the local church yard nearby from the main part of the restaurant...More

1  Thank Wah3
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Kirgiakos the owner welcome us each time and offered us raki with local fruits. The Greek salad is only enough and you are full, but we enjoyed bacaliaros lagoon.

1  Thank jerryl0u
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Came across this little gem just by seeing a table for 2 up the hill from the main road. We approach the restaurant and see the amazing church noticed that there was a vacant table and was pleased it was available. Food topical Greek food...More

1  Thank philandjan2013
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This reastaurant is set in a quiet location next to the church with pretty whitewashed walls and traditional decor. We were offered a table on the terrace and then waited for a while until the waiter returned with menus. When he did return he seemed...More

Thank julie r
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Up the hill of the town and away from the Main Street, this is located beside the church. It is peaceful and divided into separate eating areas. Good range of food on the menu all freshly prepared. Prices very reasonable. Friendly service and relaxed. Mixed...More

2  Thank 1Sanda
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We had dinner here on the first night of our holiday in Piskopiano. Taverna Kostas is in an excellent location with beautiful views of the ocean and the little church across the court yard. It is a traditional Greek Taverna but they also cater for...More

7  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had a nice evening at Kostas. The food was absolutely fine and reasonably priced. I've read other reviews about the service. It looked like there were only three blokes doing everything so when its busy, you should expect them to be a bit rushed....More

1  Thank amurray3112
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25 April 2016|
Response from AshleySkyeWatt | Reviewed this property |
Yeah, they have both indoor and outdoor seating :) Im not sure about opening times but I would imagine they are open every night during the summer months. Hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ioanni Ritsou, Piskopiano, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Piskopiano
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 021066
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