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restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

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restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

Hi! We are doing a daytrip this May and would be arriving Heraklion airport around lunchtime. Are there any restaurants where arriving passengers can dine in? We want to have lunch first before proceeding to Knossos palace etc. Thank you.

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1. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

Hi,

Theres nothing i can recall in arrivals apart from a shop and small sandwich bar outside.But if your heading straight to Knossos there are several tavernas outside on the road before you enter.

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2. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

HI there

I agree with scaffolder, stop off at one of the tavernas near Knossos, they line the road as you drive down to the site.

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3. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

thanks for the tip. We would be taking a taxi from the airport to Knossos so it would be kind of hard unless we ask the taxi to wait for us while meter is running!:( I wonder how easy it would be to hail a taxi from a resto near Knossos to go to Knossos itself.

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4. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

There are places to eat in the street across from the Knossos entrance. After you've seen the site get a bite to eat at one of them before you hail the taxi (which shouldn't be difficult or take very long).

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5. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

ok, got it! thanks!

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6. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

The food in the Kantina just outside the airport on the way to the car park is good.

It's not exactly the most romantic setting but great basic food and only a few yards from the Taxi rank.

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7. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

Hi, tynecastle. Is it walkable from the arrival area? No big high way to cross? And afterwards, we can always walk back to the airport to catch a taxi from the airport taxi rank?

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8. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

One minute from the terminal, right in front as you come out of the door, big red canopy, you really can't miss it.

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9. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

One minute from the terminal, right in front as you come out of the door, big red canopy, you really can't miss it.

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10. Re: restaurants inside Heraklion Airport for Arriving passengers

Kantina is a couple of mins max walk from where you come out at arrivals and only one min from the taxi rank.

Just cross the road that curves round in front of the terminal building and walk up some steps to it. It is perched up overlooking the airport, close to all the car hire outlets and is decked out in red. The food and drink is much better, fresher and considerably cheaper than that which you get in the airport.

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