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Three Kretans

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12.50
Lunch Pikilia
Chicken & pork souvlaki, gyro, dolmadakia, greek salad & roast potatoes
Pork 9.95
Chicken 10.95
Lunch Souvlaki
Served w/ greek salad & roast potatoes
10.50
Chicken Filet
Served w/ a greek salad & roast potatoes
11.50
Chicken & Greek/Caesar Salad
10.95
Moussaka
Layers of zucchini, eggplant, potato & ground beef, baked & topped w/ béchamel cream sauce. Served w/ a greek salad
8.75
Soup & Bruschetta
‘Augo lemono’ soup served w/ our greek bruschetta
7.95
Soup & Salad
Our popular augo lemono soup served w/ a greek salad
9.95
Tria Meze
Dolmadakia, spanak opita, & tzatziki w/ grilled pita bread
9.25
Three Kretans Combo
Plate‎ of tyropita, humos, spanak opita, greek salad & grilled pita bread
8.50
Filo Delight
Spanakopita w/ greek salad.
About
Angelo and Doxa Makrydakis immigrated to Canada from the island of Krete. In 1996, they decided that Kitchener needed a Greek dining experience where customers would feel welcome and a part of the family in a casual, warm atmosphere. Soon after, the Three Kretans was born. Named after their 3 sons - Gus, Zack and Niko - they succeeded in bringing the tastes of Greece to KW. With fresh ingredients and traditional Greek dishes and desserts prepared daily, Three Kretans has established itself as being Kitchener-Waterloo's premiere authentic Greek restaurant for over 23 years. OPA!
PRICE RANGE
USD 7 - USD 23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
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All reviews souvlaki calamari potatoes greek restaurant excellent food and atmosphere ample portions special dinner our server was very friendly pikilia opa patrons
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

I love greek food and this is a great place for good greek dishes. The special dinner for 2 people is our favourite but the mousaka and souvlaki are really well done also.

Date of visit: September 2015
1  Thank Debbi A
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Awesome, Authentic, thank-you for your hospitality, Try the flaming cheese appetizer, worth the drive to Kitchener Shalom!More

Date of visit: October 2015
1  Thank Davids R
ThreeKretans, Manager at Three Kretans, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2016

Thank you very much for the positive comments. We work hard to offer good food and friendly, efficient service, and I’m so glad your visit was enjoyable. I will pass your feedback on to the team, and we look forward to seeing you again soon....More

Reviewed 3 October 2015

My husband and I went to the Three Kretans last night before heading over to the show. I had the chicken souvlaki dinner while my husband had lamb chops. It never seizes to amaze me the service from the waitresses there even when it is...More

Date of visit: October 2015
1  Thank 993adele
Reviewed 20 May 2015

It is an amazing restaurant with great personnel to greet and serve you. It is the closest restaurant to Centre In The Square and a great place to start your evening at. A good selection of traditional food and drinks, and the bonus is you...More

4  Thank Garemann
Reviewed 19 March 2015

There is a reason why we haven't visited Three Kretans in Kitchener. My husband and I decided to go there for lunch today and there was absolutely no parking. We were there around 11:45 am, looking forward to a nice lunch and couldn't find a...More

Date of visit: March 2015
1  Thank mm2006Ontario
ThreeKretans, Owner at Three Kretans, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2015

Thank you for your review. It is unfortunate that you are unable to find parking. And you are correct, parking in downtown Kitchener is at a premium. During the day on weekdays, we have only 8 parking spots for customers. Luckily, the majority of our...More

Reviewed 26 January 2015

I have been there twice.The first was very disappointing.I had to send back the calamari because they were just too tough to chew.They were overdone but the waitress said that was the way their cook did them.Next trip was in December and I must say...More

Date of visit: December 2014
2  Thank fieldmouse6
Reviewed 11 December 2014

I was on my own for lunch, and decided to try this downtown "casual Greek" restaurant. I went for the lunch special, the Three Kretans Combo, which included a Greek salad, spanakopita, humos and grilled pita bread. The Greek salad was a real disappointment, including...More

Date of visit: December 2014
1  Thank Dusty_Archivist
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Very nice Greek food, very authentic. Decorated nicely, great Greek theme. The red wine is very nice. The portions of food are very generous. The hummus is wonderful. The restaurant is located in the basement of the YWCA building, but they have made it very...More

Date of visit: April 2014
1  Thank AnnM259
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Loved this restro, will definitely be back again! And thanks for the free parking for our night out at the centre and the square:)

Date of visit: November 2014
1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Our night began with tickets for Tony Bennet and gift certificate for this restaraunt. We arrived 5 minute early for our reservation and were quickly seated. It went downhill from there.We informed our server that we had dietary restrictions (vegetarian,gluten free) and asked if there...More

Date of visit: October 2014
2  Thank LoveTravel803261
petuniawaterloo, Manager at Three Kretans, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2014

First, I would like to thank you for your review. Being a small business, we take customer complaints very seriously. I would like to sincerely apologize for your disappointment with our establishment and the service your received. We are committed to fixing this problem. Thank...More

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Melissa H
12 November 2018|
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Response from ThreeKretansMgmt | Property representative |
Hi Melissa, Thanj you for your interest. There is elevator access to the restaurant and we have tables where a wheelchair can sit comfortably. However, the washrooms aren't wheelchair accessible due to their size and the... More
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