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Kalyves Beach, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
+30 2825 031619
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kleftiko” (6 reviews)
“spare ribs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kalyves Beach, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

Really good Greek style food with a few twists. Service generally excellent. If you are concerned about eating in Greece the owners are a grekk/English couple

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Quest06066518955
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Called in today for our evening meal, we were welcomed by friendly staff, served our drinks and we ordered our food, served in a reasonable amount of time and It was delicious, kebab and Kleftico, food was hot and really tasty, after our meal came...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Ian P
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

It was quiet at Icarus.... very quiet, we were the only customers. The waiter was fast but unfortunately he didn’t have everything on the menu anymore. He apologized for this, explaining it was the end of the season. The bread as starter and the free...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ealianora
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We were advised that icarus had the best steaks in kalvyes. We were a party of four and paid for fillet steaks (21 euros each). 2 were definatley fillet and were very nice. The third was good. My brother in laws meat was overcooked and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank terrie769
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Had a lovely meal here. Would have returned but the weather turned for a few days so we ate closer to where we stayed. Our meals were good and served by a friendly helpful guy. Good value. we would highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank IAN B
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Friendly service, nice people but food only average. Very typical taverna style food but I have to say the lamb I had was very fatty.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BAZ19601981
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We've visted this restaurant a few times during our holiday and highly recommend the food! The atmosphere is lovely and the value for money can't be beaten. We highly recommend the roast lamb cooked in the oven its the best lamb dinner in Crete!! The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cruise723
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We saw great reviews online and Icarus didn’t disappoint. Would recommend this family run restaurant serving good quality traditional Greek dishes.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank allaboutmee
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We called in at Kalyves on a drive from Chania to the east of the island. The town is a bit of a 90s throwback seemingly populated by retired ex-pats. Icarus restaurant is next to the beach with the sound of crashing waves making for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stephenbC2330OU
Reviewed 19 September 2018

One of the best restaurants in Kallives wit free sunbeds, have visited this restaurant many times over the last decade, allways a high standard here, a must visit for dinner.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SteveTheRanger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalyves Beach, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 031619
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