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Cactus Taverna

Main Road, Agia Marina, Crete 370 08, Greece
+30 2821 060009
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (8 reviews)
“mixed grill” (5 reviews)
“souvlaki” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Main Road, Agia Marina, Crete 370 08, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

I have no idea why this place is so busy every night.The food is average and the staff slow and rude.avoid

Thank Ania P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were wandering the street for the evening with the plan to eat somewhere, we stopped ay Cactus Taverna because it appeared friendly with a good atmosphere. The food is good but not spectacular. I had the chicken shnitzel which was nice with pepper sauce,...More

Thank magskagereno
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had dinner here last week, Food was great, tasty and plenty of it, had a starter as well as mains, would probably only have mains (if return to Crete) as having both was really too much for me. Service was very good and the atmosphere...More

1  Thank Bev J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate here several times during our stay, the food was excellent, staff were great, plate sizes generous. Menu had lots to offer. Overall a very good value in the area.

1  Thank Andrei M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was really good, although we had to wait quite some time before it came to our table. Maybe we went there on a busy night, but the waiters were really nice. And it was a cosy restaurant .

Thank Mimmimy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had dinner here tonight, food was beyond excellent. I had Chicken surprise, lots of flavour, huge with loads of sides. Wife had their daily special, chicken stuffed with vegetables, fruit and pineapple. Sounds strange, I tasted it, Was The best I've ever had! It's...More

1  Thank bradydermot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was very busy and appears to be very popular. The food was very was very good and service was also good. However the seating was very close together. This made it uncomfortable when food was being served and people are smoking round about...More

Thank Andline
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here on our first night in agia Marina. The restaurant has really nice decor throughout. Also has two parrots who are quite vocal and extremely funny. The service was excellent. Every member of staff was friendly and efficient. The food was amazing and...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe we were unlucky but the meal we had was not what expecte The days special roast beef ...restless and dry ...at least the owner was honest and apologised as he had had other complaints ...maybe it was a one off

Thank joesa55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The waiters are so lively and great fun. We had Calimari to start which was beautifully cooked. I had the sea bass for a main which was great and presented well too - I even had a lesson on how to avoid the bones from...More

1  Thank Anna W
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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, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Agia Marina, Crete 370 08, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Agia Marina
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 060009
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