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Kritiki Gi

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Main Road | Skalani, Skalani, Crete 715 00, Greece
Name/address in local language
+30 281 073 1658
18:30 - 00:00
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Sun 11:30 - 23:30
Mon 18:30 - 00:00
Wed - Sat 18:30 - 00:00
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Heraklion, Greece
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70 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

A 3.5/5 rather than a 3 but once again tripadvisor offers a very narrow range of 1-5, so, justice will not be serviced by an increment of 0.5 Sitting, either outside or outside, is quite pleasant and thankfully well spaced. The waiting staff, meaning one waiter, more than coped on a quiet weekday, and he could even afford a smile... More 

Thank oenophilos
Heraklion Prefecture, Greece
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

Nice place,friendly staff and delicious food...It's not far from Heraklion...Very tasty and big dishes with traditional materials...Normal prices...

1 Thank Λευτερης Τ
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

The best in the area. Great building and warm environment.The owner is a great person, very friendly. Considering food? The best!

3 Thank Panos P
Heraklion, Greece
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2014

Nice environment, big terrace although the food was not as much as promiced in advance.value for money

Thank fotinaki
Athens, Greece
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2013

In the quiet village of Skalani, very close to Heraklion, you will find this amazingly picturesque restaurant with the special dishes out of fresh local products. Whatever we tried was delicious, in adequate quantities.

2 Thank scorpiw84
Heraklion, Greece
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2012

I asked TripAdvisor for this restaurant to be listed. I only went there once, in the winter. I wish I lived closer to Skalani. Excellent service. Food fire, and modern but warm decoration. They cook a lovely pork dish in the wood oven (maybe just at week-ends in the winter), and I don't even like pork (usually). Anyway, we had... More 

3 Thank cupoftea88

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 22
Mediterranean, Greek, Grill
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
18:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Skalani, Skalani, Crete 715 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Skalani
  • Phone Number: +30 281 073 1658
A very nice, upmarket restaurant located in a small town outside of Heraklion. Traditional Greek food, some dishes are cooked in a wood oven.

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