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Main Road, Apokoronas, Crete 730 03, Greece
+30 2825 031230
06:00 - 12:00
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Sun 23:00 - 12:00
Mon - Sat 06:00 - 12:00
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

When you go past this restaurant, you don't really notice it. It doesn't look all that much, and when we went in there weren't any customers. But I'm glad we did go in. Firstly, most of the dishes that are being served are layed out near the kitchen, so you get to see what looks good. Secondly, the food we... More 

Thank rob s
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Most of the summer I live in Apokoronas region for business, so I have the chance to test many old and new places in the Area. I left Koumandros family taverna for the end of summer as it is a place that is not advertised or aiming at hordes of tourists. It is a family business that serves good, honest... More 

Thank Inertia79
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

We loved this taverna for its amazing food and Greek authenticity. They say don't judge a book by its cover, so don't be put off by this restaurant's appearance. We were unsure on first glance, but were so glad we put aside our initial doubts. Full of character and Greek charm, if you like traditional Greek cooking and a relaxed... More 

Thank MrsBFG
Trondheim, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

This is a traditional greek family tavern, with excellent fresh and tasty seafood and great traditional greek food, homemade and homecooked. Great view to the river also. Strongly recommended!

Thank stella s
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

Parents have been visiting for 2 years now and they swore it would be unforgettable.. And it was! There are dishes of freshly prepared traditional Greek dishes by kitchen at the entrance in what looks like grandmas old silver cooking pots, all served without pretence and like you would at anyone's homes. There is also a menu offering all the... More 

Thank Great C
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

This taverna in my opinion has some of the best seafood in the area and the staff were very attentive. This taverna benefits from a river view, which offers a cooling breeze during hot summer nights.

Thank Paul S
hickory hills
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2014

I introduced my wife to this restaurant 15 years ago, and to this day, this is the one and only restaurant she looks forward to visiting once we land! There has never been I time we've had a bad meal. We miss seeing Stelios, however, are pleased to see his son running things. The entire family has always welcomed my... More 

3 Thank jim l
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2014

We decided to eat here as the board outside stated they'd been established in 1867 so we thought it must be good. But oh, not so. May have been because it was after 9pm, but I doubt it. Waiter informed us to what was left on the menu - not a lot - but the place was quite bereft of... More 

1 Thank Elizabeth I
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

The only place that has not been spoilt by season tourist pick time. Very organic greek atmosphere,very friendly service,you can see that is not fake Very reasonable prices and lovely delisiose food. We have tried all the others nearby to us this was the best and deserves to be the best in town

Thank Aysel K
Oxford, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2014

We stopped here for dinner with 3 young children and one vegetarian. We had a sea view and gorgeous breeze. The service was faultless and we were prevented from buying much too much food. We ordered several "starters" to share and had a wonderful, authentic meal with more than we could manage. The wonderful (free) yogurt dish at the end... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 16
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
23:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
06:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Apokoronas, Crete 730 03, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 031230

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?