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Maria's Golden Beach Tavern Restaurant

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169 Agiou Ioanni, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 2897 033240
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with great food! We had 2 courses and then we're given a free desert and raki! It's safe to we say we found it difficult to walk! Everything was spot on from start to finish, and the prices extremely reasonable! Would recommend!

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Been to this restaurant a few times over the years and it never fails to provide excellent customer service and very tasty affordable food. Definitely worth a visit if your in Stalis.

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We have been going to Crete for the last 8 years and eat here every visit. The whole family are lovely and welcoming.The food is delicious and everything fresh. Go on try it.

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Blackwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We first went here 24 years ago and it was a small family business now it is bigger but just as nice, still run by the same family. Excellent staff and friendly, food was lovely Greek cuisine its on a corner overlooking the beach. Would highly recommend you try this restaurant

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a lovely meal here we had a lovely location overlooking the sea with a very good menu to choose from would highly recommend

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

First time in Stalis and not sure where to eat so wandered around to see which restaurants had customers so we ended up here. Lovely friendly staff, we had garlic pizza bread to start, huge, in hindsight wouldn't have a starter again. My daughter had lasagne, again, a large portion, she said it was lovely, just too much. I had... More 

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Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Although on a busy corner overlooking the beach, the restaurant is raised above road level, so the noise is not too intrusive. Staff were friendly, the service was quick, and the food was very nice. We had Stifado and Kleftico because we like Greek food. Free schnapps and ice cream came with the bill, which was reasonable. One problem that... More 

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St.Helens
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Greeted by friendly staff / owner , a good range of different food from soups / hot starters/ main meals . The Greek specialties are a must , you can a Greek dish for 2 which gives you 5 different dishes on a platter and it wasn't expensive,we had drinks,hot starters,main meal which was 33 euros ( about £31.50) for... More 

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Thank stephensG7696DK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to Crete for 13 years and every visit we eat here quite often as the staff are so friendly and the food very tasty. We have never had a bad meal and can't wait for next year to eat here again.

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Scotland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We have come to this taverna for years ,itsstill good,but its modernised and needs to keep its greek roots

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 16
Cuisine
Pizza, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169 Agiou Ioanni, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Stalis
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 033240

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