We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taverna Pantelis

Paleochora, Crete, Greece
+30 694 222 0559
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (5 reviews)
“watermelon” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Paleochora, Crete, Greece
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (64)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

A typical Greek restaurant, a bit hidden from the main tourist area, but worth the visit. Delicious food, reasonably priced and friendly and efficient staff! Can't wait to go back!

Thank VelinaGeorgieva
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely count yard venue.Great fish decent pork.Rice and spuds only ok, friendly service and at only 27 euro with a litre of wine what's not to like.

Thank iansbray
Reviewed 17 June 2017

You can always tell a good seafood restaurant by the way they cook and present their seafood. We started with Dakos, followed by Dorada and grilled prawns. Perfectly cooked and presented with just a few chips/salad accompanied by some wine. The waiter was helpful and...More

Thank GregoryB
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Glad I got there early - soon filled up with people also waiting for a table. No "thank you" raki, but excellent fresh Cretan food, well cooked and reasonably priced.

Thank leighj02
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Leaving dirty plates on the table and missing out the usual free raki (as mentioned by others) is a worrying sign that this very nice restaurant which we like may be loosing it's focus & forgetting that repeat business matters. Times are obviously good now,...More

Thank gaymaria
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The daily specials menu is typically Cretan, and usually contains the famous Imam which varies from restaurant to restaurant in Crete, stuffed vegetables, the usual delicious meat stews, fish platters and grilled local fish. and of course octopus. Everything cooked well and are tasty. The...More

Thank 513jilly1951
Reviewed 25 September 2016

On our last holiday we had two of the best meals at Pantelis. We dined again on two occasions this time but one was a little disappointing. Staff are very friendly and the service was good but, unlke the beef stifado and briam, the meatballs...More

Thank PAHEngland
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Usually price and level of quality are accompanied and synchronized. This is the case ! Also this is a classic Greek tavern and very friendly staff. But it is needed to make an upgrade to the menu.

Thank GEA333
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Situated just of the harbour area alongside another couple of tavernas which give the area a really nice feel. Lovely courtyard area for dining, the food was decent although we found the service very haphazard although reasonably friendly. In fairness the restuarant was busy but...More

Thank Robbo456
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We were the a couple of days ago. We thought it looked interesting and we gave it a try. We wanted to taste small dishes of different foods, but the variety on the menu was limited, especially on the seafood section. So, we ordered the...More

Thank Elias M
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Taverna Pantelis staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paleochora, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Paleochora
  • Phone Number: +30 694 222 0559
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing