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Arkoudaina Garden

On the outskirts of Episkopi village, Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
+30 2831 061607
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (28 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
On the outskirts of Episkopi village, Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As we entered going past the kitchen there was an almighty loud verbal row coming from within. With hindsight I suppose this sort of summed up our evening. A lovely setting we had pre-booked our table and meals, but nobody seemed too certain although there...More

Thank stuwalsh74057
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is really wonderful. The dishes are exquisite, but quite expensive. I recommend it to everyone who wishes to try the local cuisine.

Thank GinoBGino
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful dinner in the organic garden, surrounded by spectacular Cretan mountains. Around us, free roaming chickens, a horse, cats lazying in the sun. We were welcomed very warmly. We had their staple 47 ingredient salad (yum!) and a meze of fried courgette flowers, stuffed vine...More

Thank Aggie_Gr
Reviewed 26 May 2017

If you don't like food that is different and clever you probably won't like Georgio either, the man who runs this brilliant little taverna. His passion for foraging and to bring alive the rich cornucopia of produce available on his home island is inspiring and...More

Thank Owen M
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We came in a group of friends and kids and all starters and salads were fantastic delicious. I tried many different kind. After we received some additional meal and meat but were already packed. The experience was fantastic and original. Not Hilton but agriculture tavern.

Thank Miran B
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

What A lovely oassis to have great Late Lunch! This chef has an artistic touch in cooking. All is so tasty and exellent! Have to come here again asap!

Thank Ilona S
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Great food. Great owner. A must do in Crete. Salad with 49 ingredients! Would defiantly come again. Nice to find something different to all the usual tavernas.

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 25 March 2017

very good tavern with friendly staff and nice food. very good ideas about some traditional Cretan plates. i was between 4 or 5 stars but some portions was o little bit small so i put 4. over all i had a nice afternoon...

Thank kinikos1
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Perfect Healthy Tasty, very friendly people! You should visit arkoudenas garden all year but espessially in summer!

Thank George D
Reviewed 28 February 2017

one of the best places to visit in Crete. Always be a pleasure to meet people that they love what they are doing, and they do it with passion!

Thank Tony P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the outskirts of Episkopi village, Rethymnon, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 061607
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