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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
“lamb” (153 reviews)
“gyros” (23 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Alexi Minoti Street, Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We have eaten in this restaurant for many years the staff are brilliant and the food is truly delicious. Highly recommend.

Thank Vickymb35
Reviewed 26 December 2017

We did try various dishes here and I can't complain about any - all were lovely, but they spoil you with the best lamb you will find anywhere so it makes it a challenge to try something else!!

Thank Lachlan75
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The food here is fantastic - no frills just simple home cooking and fabulous. Staff are friendly, helpful and attentive. Highly recommended!

Thank cta283
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Having been to several excellent tavernas in Koutoloufari and Piskopiano over a couple of years we thought we would try here. We had the pork from the oven rather than the lamb and it was amazing - the pork could be cut with a fork...More

1  Thank cobrauk
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This was my fave meal of the whole holiday. The fact they show you the specials cooking in the oven as you arrive is really good. Even as a vegetarian I was impressed by how it all looked. The food just melted in your mouth....More

1  Thank Jordan0701
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We walked past here many times and the waiter always had a chat to us. He insists you go to have a look at the day's special in the wood oven. We ate here once, I had the chicken, pork and sausage and my husband...More

1  Thank Helen007
Reviewed 22 October 2017

we went for our last evening on crete, we had walked past the entire week thinking it looked really nice, so we went in the guy on the door was friendly and funny but kept going up to the tables chatting which was fine. the...More

Thank stevieh699
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Lovely meal in this tradional taverna. The waiter and chef were eager to please and we were shown what was on offer from the wood oven before being seated. Beautiful lamb dish with roast potatoes and veg,it was superb! Will definitely return on our next...More

2  Thank Tina B
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Wish we would have tried this place on the first night instead of the last night of our holiday. The staff were warm and welcoming. We were pulled in and shown the food specials straight out of the oven. Food was excellent. My husband is...More

2  Thank Justina M
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We came back again as we had a great meal here last year. It was excellent once again. Loved the lamb

2  Thank Fraggle42
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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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