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Leoforos Poseidonos, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece
Name/address in local language
+30 2897 041943
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Today
09:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the normal greek food here and quite enjoyed it. The restaurant is located right on the beach with a nice vewi of the sea and the island of Dia. I would skip the dessert since it was standard/bad ice cream with quite a lot of ice in it. Maybe it was because we went there late in the... More 

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Thank amocswe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff we're really good and the food was nice. Sitting outside overlooking the beach gives it a nice vibe when having your meal. The sea bass and squid was very nice and well presented. Would defiantly come back here again.

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Thank Stefan B
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had several lunches here sitting looking out at the beautiful Cretian sea. They were very friendly and the food was excellent

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Thank Barbara D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone very pleased with their well presented, delicious food of very generous portions!.. I had cuttlefish cooked in ink.. looked strange but tasted gorgeous!

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Thank Claire H
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After initially being wound up by the waiter pretending he had no idea what I was saying I was pleasantly surprised. You can either sit 'inside' the restaurant or outside near the sea. The meals were lovely although a little expensive but, to be fair it was a beautiful restaurant and you get what you pay for plus we all... More 

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Thank Sue C
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice location down by the beach and has character with the two macaw parrots. The food wasn't the best I had in Gouves though; dinner was ok but lunch was mediocre

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Thank Jonathan S
Wickford, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely food, couldn't fault it at all. Large portions and hot too. Hot bread was also a bonus. You pay for the location and good food though but it's worth it. Our only negative is that the service (i.e. Waiter) seemed a little obnoxious and wasn't concentrating on us and our order. 2 out of 3 drinks were wrong and... More 

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Thank Niki P
Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

My family were made very welcome ..4 meals there so far this holiday beautiful coastal headland location gr8 food..

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Thank gjj2015
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Went here on one occasion, food ok but pricey. as were the drinks. Staff friendly enough, again we went at end of season.

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Thank Rob A
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Great for just a coffee or a meal. Lovely staff and very good drinks selection. Little on the expensive side perhaps. Sitting outside with a cold beer was really relaxing. Worth a visit just for that.

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Thank Martin G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$159
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
09:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leoforos Poseidonos, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gouves
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 041943
Description
Island restaurant keeps high standards on quality of food and drinks. We only use the best, fresh and local materials for our dishes. Biological Vegetables from our Garden and extra virgin Cretan olive oil. Island staff members take their role in our industry very seriously and try to provide the quality in service that our customers expect.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?