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29 Chimarras, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 055163
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“walnut cake” (43 reviews)
“lamb special” (5 reviews)
“kleftiko” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
29 Chimarras, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here a couple of days ago with my wife and son. At first we thought it wasnt a good idea to eat in a more luxerous restaurant but our child behaved good (thankfully) and the owner was very nice to him. I had the...More

Thank Ronald J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We make trip to Rethymno old town and have dinner at Castelvecchio. Our children had meatballs and we had special lamb, lamb castelvecchio and stifado. All food was really great and the service was excellent... I'll recommend place to everyone, tsatsatsaa!!!!

Thank Väiski S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a very nice meal at this restaurant. The staff were very friendly, great setting and easy to find. Would recommend to anyone looking for an affordable meal but still high quality.

Thank Johnny O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here twice on our recent holiday. Great food, calm atmosphere and made to feel very welcome. Good recommendations for menu. We hope one day to return. Thank you and good luck with the new baby ☺

Thank rosamund_bone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family run resturant. we had a relaxing wonderful meal. spotlessly clean. Lovely food wonderful evening. Definately will go back.

Thank DavidH-0121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for dinner this evening and were greeted by the manager who was superb, he catered for our every need and was funny and talkative. The food was absolutely divine- honestly the best I have tasted on Crete! We had the chicken stifado,...More

Thank Herps
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First impression was that prices might be on the upper side, they are not. Excellent service, we had a lot of starters and Lamb Special is an excellent choice. Would love to have this restaurant at home.

Thank crispy0084
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Fine service and superb food and wonderful outdoor seating with a view. I enjoyed an appetizer of calamari and a main of one of their many lamb specialties. Most excellent.

1  Thank wildtramper
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Right by the old fortress in the Old Town , this family run restaurant ticks all the boxes. Great owners and staff, very friendly serving excellent food . Not expensive and would thoroughly recommend , take home one of the place mats - a delightful...More

Thank billfletcher1951
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Our friends recommended this place and we were not disappointed! To Surat with we had water and bread with tomato olives and feta (on the house) whilst we waited for the special lamb and stifado. All was perfectly cooked and full of flavour. The house...More

Thank Phil R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Chimarras, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 055163
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