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Melissos

Opposite Alykes Hotel, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 041888
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“greek salad” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Opposite Alykes Hotel, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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1 - 10 of 213 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our favourite. We ate here several times. The restaurant is by the sea and on a pier. The service was perfect,friendly and helpful. The food was traditional and delicious. Sometimes we just had a drink (great milkshakes!) Would definitely recommend 5* Loved it.......

Thank Skevsue
Reviewed 1 week ago

As others have said, a hidden little gem of a restaurant down a rough stone track. Great friendly service with inexpensively priced local wine and drinks. Portions were definitely for the diner with an appetite so we chose to share a main course. Given the...More

Thank Kayem01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here twice and not disappointed! Lovely friendly restaurant. Staff excellent. Food was so full of flavour. Big portions! Wine good also. Would recommend.

Thank Gill S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very quiet, calm, comfortable place with a great service and tasty food. It's not in the noisy, crowded centre.

Thank OksanaIe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is in a beautiful position, with well thought out presentation and lovely views, making it a really romantic setting! The menu offers lots of meze choices as well as typical Cretan dishes - fish is still available but it isn't the main focus...More

Thank Juke58
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We had a lovely meal here. One of our party had a hankering for rabbit stew. We saw it on the menu as we were passing and we were able to order it for that evening. Apparently it was delicious. Lovely setting and pleasant and...More

Thank Eve44Brighouse
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This ideally located restaurant offered very good food at reasonable prices. The service was exceptional. We started with the eggplant salad which was a bit of a disappointment. The octopus was A plus. The pork came with "horta" which was fabulous. Then we ended with...More

1  Thank John J
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I noticed that the menu, unlike others on the shore front and elsewhere in Elounda, offered traditional meals of goat and rabbit. Whilst looking at the menu we were asked by the main host (?), who was busy preparing for the evening's guests, "Did we...More

Thank LEO M
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Once again we enjoyed some excellent Cretan food in a great location. This time we even had entertainment provided by a visiting turtle who swam within feet of the jetty for well over a hour while we enjoyed one of our evening meals. Nothing is...More

Thank tomtombrooks
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This was always one of our very favourites, and were disappointed last year to see that the old formula had changed. We were delighted to visit yesterday, and find Melissos just as we always remembered and loved. The menu selection was good, our chosen dishes...More

1  Thank Jan T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Opposite Alykes Hotel, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041888
Description
Keep the Sea to your left from Elounda main Square, we are about 500 meters down on left towards the causeway
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