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Taverna Pantelis

Palaiochora, Crete, Greece
+30 694 222 0559
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb special” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Palaiochora, Crete, Greece
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love this restaurant serving good quality simple home made food. The owner is friendly and down to earth I do hope they resist the urge to expand as others have done to their detriment,

Thank roses12016
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Came here for our first meal in Paleochora. Chose because we could sit inside on a windy and cool evening. Chose food from the display cabinet and all was very tasty. Excellent service.

Thank SussexShelley
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Was at Pantelis yesterday. Been going there for quite a few years and have watched this taverna develop. You find all the Greek classics at Pantelis - each dish prepared with extra care. Someone there is very conscious of nutrition. The food is delicious, varied...More

Thank PontiacQC
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We had the most fabulous meal here... Kalitsounia was light and delicious.... fish, fresh and amazing! Our 5 year old LOVED the meatballs. One of the best meals in Crete.

Thank Kimmy-Lou H
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Very good food,excellent quality. The portions are not very big, but very good though! The position is excellent and really Greek style! I would recommend it, great experience!

Thank Luisa P
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

We‘ve been coming here for close to 20 years. Food is great, service fast and very friendly. I recommend the swordfish and the stuffed zucchini blossoms (when available)!

Thank Ilka M
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Possibly the best paidakia (lamb chops) in Crete: crispy but succulent. Avoid the house wine though.

Thank Ethne B
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Had dinner with friends at Taverna Pantelis and found the food delicious and the staff and service to be first class.

Thank Figgee
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This was one of the best meals of our holiday. We were shown to an outside table, we were lucky as it was quite busy. We ordered drinks which were brought quite promptly, but it was some while before our order was taken, and again...More

1  Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We took a table outside when we first arrived, which is much like any of the many other places in Palaiochora, but as it cooled down rapidly (it was around 9pm) and a cold wind got up, we asked to be seated inside this cozy...More

1  Thank GrandeQuerciaAbruzzo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palaiochora, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Palaiochora
  • Phone Number: +30 694 222 0559
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