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Vesuvius

Off Main Street, rd opp Tzatziki bar, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 021474
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (15 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Off Main Street, rd opp Tzatziki bar, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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1 - 10 of 90 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely more traditional Greek restaurant, in one of the side streets just off the sea front. The atmosphere is lovely, very relaxed. Food quality & range is good, portions were large!

Thank PeteCash63
Reviewed 15 September 2017

In a leafy side street and well covered with vines it looks very inviting and has a good menu. The street is a playground for noisy children and noisy polluting motor bikes/scooters. The headwaiter is very forward, sitting at your table and presumptuous of the...More

Thank velsatis1
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We discovered Vesuvius over 14 years ago now and always eat there on our first and last night of every holiday. The service is friendly and the food is great - the cheese pies as a starter are in a league of their own!!! Superb...More

Thank Theronch
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Only sad part was that we found this restaurant late in holiday so only ate two times. By far the best meals we had, quality was superb and staff clearly too great pride in there creation. Service was also very good and nothing too much...More

Thank daven1122
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Very pretty restaurant tucked down a side street near the harbour. Food was lovely but on our visit service was very slow. It wasn't particularly busy but the waiter seemed more interested in talking to a table of young women rather than serving tables. Would...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The staff are incredibly friendly and welcoming. The entire dining area is outside, and surrounded by grape vines, which was lovely. A mix of traditional greek and other Mediterranean dishes (pasta, pizza, seafood), all cooked very well and in very generous portions! There's no children's...More

Thank Ross L
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Visited twice, best moussaka I have had! Enjoyed lunch and wine last week, reasonable and tasty and today shared menu for 2 €25 wow, see pics!! Highly recommended. Waitress and waiter both charming and helpful

Thank orlaghjones
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Visited this restaurant a few times whilst on holiday in June. the food is great and the waiter and waitress who serve are lovely people.

Thank Easbykimble
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant tucked away down side street...Portion size was good and ambience was good....Reasonably priced and good service

Thank Neal C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Good food, good prices, friendly staff, on a side street just off the main street. Pleasant place, nice and quiet, good choices of food cooked freshly. Lots of love to manos a good greek guy.

Thank gillygee1963
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off Main Street, rd opp Tzatziki bar, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 021474
Description
Atmosphere, value for money and beautiful taverna
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