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Taverna Onar

Certificate of Excellence
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Agia Galini, Crete 74100, Greece
+30 2832 091288
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Ekeren, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bij Onar is het elke keer weer uitstekend ! Die weten hun klanten te waarderen !!! At Onars resteaurant have you everytime A great and delicious dinner !!! They know how to treat there customers Yorgos&Catharina

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Fourqueux, France
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The food is excellent : local dishes and fresh fish. The restaurant is located in front of the beach with a nice view over the bay. The staff is really friendly too.

1 Thank NathalieKidlies
Vilnius, Lithuania
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The food was totally high level greek! We were so full and stunned with the meal! Tried moussaka, greek salad, tzatziki, mixed fish souvlaki and shrimps souvlaki! All was absolutely amazing! Tomorrow definitely are going for more ;) Unfortunately didn't make any pictures but can confirm that pictures that other people made are totally true ;)

1 Thank Gintare G
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Tasty food nice personell! Fish and shrimps was really tasteful! Tomorrow will visit Taverna Onar again!

1 Thank bada28
Crete, Greece
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We have been visiting Onar for 10 years now and return because the food is so good and the staff are friendly and helpful. The menu is quite extensive and has local and European dishes to choose from - the steaks and fresh Tuna (when available)are particularly good

1 Thank janCrete_Greece
Lund, Sweden
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We went there for lunch and returned for dinner because this restaurant is so good (I have to say we choose it due to TripAdvisor this time). The service was very good, we tried the grilled calamari, stuffed courgette flowers leafs, stuffed tomatoes and it was very tasty. Good music, beautiful views to the port.

1 Thank AlbertaDiana
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92 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This place received numerous positive reviews, but the last year things changed... Several friends and ourselves were disappointed by relatively tasteless food and unmotivated staff. Come on guys - you can do better!

1 Thank MarcHinfelaar
London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is open to a great view of the harbour and always busy. Fresh food friendly staff we always come back to this restaurant.

1 Thank michd67
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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90 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Recommended by the local business people ( jewelery shop etc ) and yes it was good and fresh and value for money. We ordered the gamba naturel and med. Sauce, both fantastic. Later we saw that this is restaurant numero uno !!!!! ANYHOW. Pleasant service and sometimes even life music.

1 Thank janne915
Huizen, The Netherlands
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

The view from the terras is outstanding. However the food was not as good as hoped for. Swordfish with Metaxa sauce had no real taste and was overcooked. Getting attention from the owner to get the bill was difficult since he was entertaining en drinking lots of Raki with his regular guests. We will not go back to this recommended... More 

Thank TimCar59

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agia Galini, Crete 74100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Agia Galini
  • Phone Number: +30 2832 091288

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?