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Ambrosia Taverna

Gournes Pediados, Crete 71500, Greece
+30 281 076 2204
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
“fried squid” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Gournes Pediados, Crete 71500, Greece
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1 - 10 of 179 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ate at this restaurant twice while on holiday at the golden bay apartments down the road. Lovely Greek traditional restaurant on the seafront with great sunset views. Owner and staff were very friendly and professional. Food and wine excellent prices to give you a rough...More

Thank Dencroft
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

With 2 families and young kids, the service, the value and the authentic quality of food was the best that we have experienced after visiting many islands in Greece. Very soft and tender pork knuckle was exceptional as was the octopus and fish. Highly recommend...More

Thank Sambok11
Reviewed 1 week ago

we ate here several times during our two week holiday and can honestly say it was excellent,plenty of delicious food on offer,friendly,helpful staff definitely worth a visit

Thank markzx9r
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely restaurant and a warm welcome. I loved being able to choose lots of different items to taste and my husband loved being able to choose his fish from the fresh fish counter. Though a seafood restaurant, there are lots of other choices. Took us...More

Thank Carol_Michael_55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second year running, we had to return to the Ambrosia !! If you are sea food lovers you cannot fail to be wowed. The seafood spaghetti is amazing and if you love fresh fish the posidon dish is unbelieveable value!! Everything is fresh and delicious,...More

1  Thank LyndenCo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant, friendly helpful staff. Great play area out the back for children. Fresh fish daily, extensive menu to suit all. Owner makes his own delicious Raki a must taste offered for free at the end of the meal.....be warned Would definitely recommend a visit,...More

Thank TMPB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One could easily ensure you that the food is excellent.Even if fish isn't your cup of tea there are all kinds of other options to choose from.The staff and the owners are undoubtedly friendly, moreover one is given the chance to have their meal right...More

1  Thank Zooe T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here about 5 times during a weeks stay. The choice was amazing and the staff Niko, Theodore, Simon and Maria are all lovely. You can make requests from the menu like a small child's portion or lots of little dishes. Each meal is...More

Thank Caroline T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good place to eat. A party of eight each had different dishes and all equally delicious. Slightly marred by the insistence that we drink raki before getting the bill.

Thank Ellie_Camb
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic and friendly service, nice family Run restaurant really go the extra mile for there customers loveeee The scots 😊😜

Thank Samantha H
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Hi can you please give me an idea how much a main course meal and wine costs please Thank you!
8 June 2017|
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Response from Chris B | Property representative |
Dear Dencroft, The main courses begin from 5,00 (pasta, the most dishes cost from 7,90 and a house wine (0.5lt) costs 4.30. So a person can eat from 10€. Best Regards, Taverna Ambrosia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gournes Pediados, Crete 71500, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gournes Pediados
  • Phone Number: +30 281 076 2204
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