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Veneto Restaurant

Epimenidou 4, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 056634
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Epimenidou 4, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Veneto Restaurant
1. Great Setting
" This is the most beautiful restaurant I have ever been to."
Sandra
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2. Great Wine selection
"a magnificent wine cellar"
Flamur
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3. Superb food
"nice place and excellent food!!! The cretan cuisine is really amazing!"
GIORGOS
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1 - 10 of 214 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This restaurant surpassed our expectations - fresh flowers, candles and a romantic historic courtyard. Menu was interesting and we ended up ordering a delicious Cretan snail entree which was simmered with cous cous, and fresh herbs and vegetables. For main our rolled lamb was cooked...More

Thank cwo29
VENETOSUITES, Διευθυντής at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read your wonderful review. It brings me a lot of pride and joy to know that you had an enjoyable experience in Veneto restaurant . I am glad you enjoyed the ambiance and our cuisine and thank you so...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Been there with my wife and had spectacular evening ,we had a starter to share and main each ,my wife had king shrimps in safran and I had a peppered steak , both were very satisfied ,there is also a magnificent wine cellar ,we had...More

Thank Flamur T
VENETOSUITES, Manager at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you for your feedback on your recent dining experience at Veneto. I'm delighted to read on your review that you enjoyed our cuisine . I sincerely hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again at our restaurant....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding service. Fine dining. Fabulous wine. The best sommelier. Do it! We've booked again. Recommend the apakai starter and the veal mainMore

Thank DeeGee73
VENETOSUITES, Manager at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your personal review for our restaurant on Trip Advisor website and for recommenting it to others. We are very pleased to hear that you have enjoyed in general our service , our cuisine...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our favorite restauarnats, the building is spectacular and the garden georgous The food is wonderful and staff great I would visit this restauarnt again as it stood out from all the oothersMore

Thank valron1947
VENETOSUITES, Manager at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guests, We would like to thank you for selecting Veneto restaurant. Your feedback it's much appreciated and we are truly thankful for commenting our building, our cuisine and our service. We sincerely hope that you will visit Veneto again the next time you are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem to be discovered in the maze of the alleys in the city's historic centre this restaurant is! Superb food, served impeccably, presented faultlessly, set in a scenic, romantic, centuries-old setting. A magical blend of the old with a newly inspired version of...More

Thank PeggyPatt
VENETOSUITES, Manager at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guests, Please allow us to thank you for dining with us and for the lovely critique of yours. It is always such a delight when our guests share their moments of joy at Veneto Restaurant on Trip advisor. We especially appreciated the time you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found our way here after a poor meal round the corner at Elaia so decided to visit the next night. We had got chatting to the very friendly man outside who showed us inside this air conditioned old monks house which is now tastefully...More

Thank Barnsleygeordie
VENETOSUITES, Manager at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, It is great to know that you had wonderful nights with us and that you enjoyed your experience at Veneto. We are delighted to hear that you liked our cuisine and our desserts . Many thanks for taking the time to write your...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful dinner Went for our anniversary dinner and didn't regret it. Usually I stick with the more low key dishes but decided to challenge my taste buds and never regretted it. Absolutely delicious. The Apaki and aubergine dip are a must, they are exploding with...More

Thank Aleksander N
VENETOSUITES, Διευθυντής at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for visiting our restaurant on such special occasion and for giving us such a nice review about it. We were very happy that your dinner with us was satisfying! Thank you for mentioning our cuisine and our service. We hope to...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great evening at what we consider the best and most charming place in crete. A very beautiful ambiente..More

Thank Johannes K
VENETOSUITES, Διευθυντής at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Dear Guests, Thank you for your kind review regarding the dinner experience with us. It is always our main concern to offer all our guests the most, while delivering the best service. Thank you once again for your kind words. We look forward to your...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Dinner was simply delicious served in a magnificent setting! We selected 3 starters, a Cretan eggplant dish, salad and a sliced pork dish. For our main dish, the recommended shrimp with saffron rice was delicious. Visit the Veneto Restaurant when in Rethymno for the service...More

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VENETOSUITES, Διευθυντής at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your review with Trip Advisor. We are very happy that you enjoyed our cuisine and setting. We appreciate all your comments and would like to thank you for recommending us to others. We hope to have the pleasure of...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

If you're a quality food and wine lover Veneto is a place for you to visit and enjoy - from the ambiance and atmosphere to gourmet Cretan dishes both the restaurant and the hotel offer an excellent experience for anyone who appreciates finer things.More

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VENETOSUITES, Διευθυντής at Veneto Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read your wonderful review. It brings me a lot of pride and joy to know that you had an enjoyable experience in Veneto restaurant . I am glad you enjoyed the ambiance and our cuisine and thank you so...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Epimenidou 4, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 056634
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Veneto Boutique Hotel
Description
Veneto Restaurant is located in Rethymno Old Town since 1997 when it first started its operation. It is regarded as one of the top restaurants in the area & it's certified by the 'Agronutritional cooperation of Crete' with the quality label 'CRETAN CUISINE'.
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