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Rethymno , Gerani Square | Rethymno, Gerani, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 031800
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“lovely food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Rethymno , Gerani Square | Rethymno, Gerani, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited whilst holidaying locally. We were seated and served without delay. The food was beautiful and reasonably priced. After our meal we walked around the building, reading the history. The amphitheatre at the back of the restaurant is definitely worth a look.

Thank Justine DS D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We was with children together. Everybody find something fines for yourself. Nice place and very kind staff.

Thank Tímea L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here just for drinks as we had eaten. Such a beautiful place and a definite must visit. Very friendly staff x

Thank LilypodManchester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff were incredibly sweet, very attentive and warm, very likeable people. The food was stunning, we had grilled feta cheese and grilled peppers to start which was incredible, my partner had a Burger stuff with feta cheese and I had the lamb chops. The...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

There are three tavernas in the village of Gerani Rethymnon. Staras is a nice taverna with a lovely little theatre at the back. The food is okay but more expensive than the other two in Gerani. The surroundings are good though.

Thank Elaine R
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Had an absoloute great evening with the mrs..sea food and steaks cannot beat the quality or service and the price. gets a 10 from len I'd say

Thank mrHanmrsH
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Walked into this taverna and the building is so beautiful. The staff were very friendly and made you feel very welcome. On reading the menu I personally found it limiting as I don't eat beef or pork. But the chicken with mushroom I had was...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is the third year me and my partner have visited gerani and we have visited staras every time, the location is amazing and the surroundings are beautiful, all the staff are so kind and friendly and the food is amazing.

Thank Dannyandkara
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This really is a beautiful restaurant, the age of the property is really highlighted with part wall rendering exposing stone underneath. A wonderful outdoor area with an amphitheatre. A real delight to look around. It wasn't busy on the night we went so quick service,...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 2 June 2017

superb place to eat with friendly staff. There is also some interesting artefacts to see and a little stage outside

Thank Garry C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rethymno , Gerani Square | Rethymno, Gerani, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Gerani
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 031800
Traditional sight & food
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