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Taverna Kipos Garden

Kamilari, Crete 70200, Greece
+30 2892 042421
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
“her husband” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Kamilari, Crete 70200, Greece
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sue and Manos have added some new items to the menu and I have to recommend the lamb souvlaki. Not easy to find as few restaurants serve the lamb. This is the tastiest souvlaki I have eaten and I've had it twice now at Kipos....More

Thank Paul M
sueincrete, Owner at Taverna Kipos Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind review, we always try to please, and keep our customers interested with new things on the menu. Watch this space.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

3rd visit in 7 years. Still as good as when it first opened and Sue and Manos have got their kids working for them as well when necessary. They were great hosts as well as Manos. Try the coffee raki if you get a chance,...More

1  Thank Hillbillymama-1964
sueincrete, Owner at Taverna Kipos Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good to see our old customers returning, we are glad that you still enjoy the taverna and like dtrying our new dishes and drinks, I must admit the coffee raki has been a big hit.

Reviewed 14 July 2017

I have been to this restaurant several times over the years since it first opened. Sue and Manolis are very welcoming and have worked very hard to establish the restaurant, Sue being from the UK and Manolis Greece. They do try to offer something different...More

Thank John B
sueincrete, Owner at Taverna Kipos Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for you kind words. We like to change our menu to please and surprise our customers. It is nice to hear that you appreciate our hard work.

Reviewed 1 July 2017

There's no shortage of very good tavernas in the Kamilari area - everyone has the requisite shady terrace, friendly service and pretty good food. This baseline defined, you're going to look for other factors to single out one particular establishment. In this case, and I...More

Thank Matthew H
sueincrete, Owner at Taverna Kipos Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Thank you for your kind words we are glad that we helped you to have a wonderful time in our area and hope to see you again in the future. Regards Sue and Manolis

Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here for the first time the other night and will definitely return before the end of our trip. It was extremely busy and service was slow but Mano and his family were just so friendly towards us that all was forgiven. As others...More

Thank Ian O
sueincrete, Owner at Taverna Kipos Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Thanks for your kind review, sorry for the delay in service on your visit, but as you stated it was an exceptionally busy night, every night is different, and it is very difficult to prepare enough and not too much food, we look forward to...More

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Ate at this little gem of a place twice in our weeks holiday after we discovered it late into our visit. As previous reviewers have mentioned it really is like popping in to have a meal with family and friends. On the last night the...More

1  Thank jane g
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Really lovely restaurant on the edge of kamilari in a beautiful garden. The specials are displayed on a blackboard in the garden and owners can't do enough for you. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The Taverna Khitoe is the friendliest restaurant in Kamilari. The owners Sue and Manolis are wonderful hosts, they are more than happy to help as much as they can and go the extra mile to help with advice and tips about the local area. The...More

2  Thank Wilderness101
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely people,lovely food and great ambiance. Would recommend to anybody looking for a pleasant evening out. Don't drink too much of the raki which comes in several flavours.

3  Thank Doug W
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Family run by Sue and Mano, this beautiful little taverna offers home cooked smashing food. Vegetarians more than well catered for. Sue and Mano always have time for a friendly word no matter how busy they are. This lovely couple do a huge amount for...More

2  Thank debbie46315
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 18
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kamilari, Crete 70200, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Kamilari
  • Phone Number: +30 2892 042421
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