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Emmanuel Taverna

Alexi Minoti Street, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 021022
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (63 reviews)
“gyros” (26 reviews)
“lambs liver” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Alexi Minoti Street, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ate here twice and both times was just lovely Tasty filling food great friendly service All food menu explained fully Well worth a meal here

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went in here 1st week in August 2017. We were invited to see the specials cooking in the clay oven and I was sold immediately. The spiced lamb dish was to die for and I didn't even bother properly reading the full menu . I...More

Thank Kenton E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Every year a trip to Emmanuel's is a must. When he opens the oven in the wall to explain the daily dishes your senses are treated to a most amazing experience. The food and the service are great and the atmosphere is very relaxing. Great...More

Thank Paschal M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to a different restaurant every night on holiday and this was the most impressive meal we had. I had lamb and the wife had pork which were both slow cooked in the huge oven which you can look at the food cooking before...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We tried this restaurant on the penultimate night of our holiday and really wish we'd gone sooner. The food was absolutely amazing. I had the slow cooked lamb and my husband had the gyros - both fantastic. The service was wonderful and you can feel...More

Thank nic982815
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic food here. The owner called us over to the outside oven to show us what was cooking. We had the lamb and pork dishes that had been slowly cooking, they were delicious. Although there were other food on the menu, once we saw the...More

Thank Melanie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little family-run restaurant. We were shown the wood-fired oven and talked thought the specials for the day. Food was very good. A bit more pricey than some other local places. Gyros is €13, the special lamb is €15. Service very good.

Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went twice during our holiday Recommend the pork in the oven and the gyros Staff were really friendly & worked really hard

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here as a family of 4. The staff were really friendly on arrival and as is custom Emmanuel explained what specials were on offer and showed us the dishes being cooked in the wood oven. The chicken cooked on the spit...More

Thank Sir_Bob_P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff and food very good. Chef shows you the oven specials he is cooking. Friendly atmosphere service good.

Thank Dawn A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alexi Minoti Street, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos  >  Koutouloufari
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 021022
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