Easy relaxed atmosphere, excellent traditional food. Kumquat raki superb. A little bit off the beaten track but easy enough to find and means the restaurant is not too full.
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We didn't find this place either as hard to find or far out of town as some reviews suggested, but it was certainly away from the commercial life of the area in a residential backwater where a herd of sheep were shepherded by and stopped...More
A very unassuming place. Quite out of the way from the main road but worth a visit. No fish on the menu unless you call ahead a day before. The mother cooks. The daughter waits tables. Menu is extensive. You check the items you want...More
You really feel you have been invited to join a lovely Crete family for dinner. If you want to feel a part of Crete and the true essence of local cuisine this is the place for you. Very slightly off the tourist beaten track, its...More
This is a bit off the main road, so you need to search on a map before setting off. It is worth the effort as we found out! The best Moussaka we had in our two week stay. All home made with excellent service. Lovely...More
Definitely worth finding, it's a 5 minute walk (if that) from the main street (directions from another post). Food and wine were absolutely delicious and extremely good value. Staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend the grilled feta!!! Would go back and would definitely...More
My family discovered amethystos in 2010 during a week long reunion. We enjoyed Amethystos several times and especially the family atmosphere and the amazing traditional foods. It was off season and we were invited into the kitchen. Thank you for special memories.
This is a small place outside of the busy tourist street. The food was amazing and we went back 3 nights in a row to try different meals. The place is a family affair and they really look after you. Amazing food for a great...More
A group of us were staying at Casa Loma right next to this restaurant and ended up going twice to this restaurant. Initially due to fact we were tired after a day at the beach and secondly due to retruning late from Samaria Gorge. Both...More