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Manolis Taverna Restaurant

Agia Marina Square | Old Village, Agia Marina, Crete 730 14, Greece
+30 697 481 4737
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“soutzoukakia” (7 reviews)
“baked lamb” (5 reviews)
Open Now
5:45 PM - 11:45 PMAll hours
Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Agia Marina Square | Old Village, Agia Marina, Crete 730 14, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tried here on our first night in Agia Marina and arrived early as we'd had an early flight. It was heaving before 8pm but we got a table by the entrance, not a good spot as it turned out as the local dogs were barking...More

Thank sueevie
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited this restaurant after a friend recommended it and it served the local beer, Xarma(?). He also mentioned the food was good. We started with the cheese and spinach pies and they were the best we had tasted. I had the...More

Thank WalesSuzy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Set up in the old village, Manolis draws large numbers of customers all season every year. Arrive reasonably early or book to ensure a table. Staff are all friendly and welcoming. The menu is extensive and Yannis will detail the daily special. You can always...More

Thank Del-&-Mags
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having tried five recommended tavernas we rated this a very close second. The food is excellent with a special every day and traditional cuisine to choose from, and the setting is very nice. The staff are very friendly. Highly recommended.

Thank Francisbrowne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a good but a bit odd experience here! First almost everything we wanted was either gone or just one portion left. We settled for pastisio, the very last boureki and gemista. I don't personally like gemista but I panicked and picked it anyway when...More

Thank Miriam M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and atmosphere - one of our 3 favourites in agia marina - we had a special of pork and lamb stuffed with veg which was delicious and to start courgette balls - both were lovely

Thank TravellerWiltshire0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The oldest established restaurant in Agia Marina and Family run. Mom and pops welcome you at the door with a brilliant smile and welcoming arm. Great choice if you want an authentic Greek meal. Service very attentive, friendly they simply can't offer enough. I imagine...More

Thank yandy2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Busy and friendly. The food was gorgeous and plenty of choice, mostly traditional food, situated in the old village quite close to where we were staying. No problem in recommending.

Thank wexford007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Manolis Taverna two times. And both times the food, service and atmosphere was outstanding! On our first day it started raining during Dinner. They immediately gave us a new table under the roof (although they were fully booked). The greek food is the...More

Thank S-K-O24
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Set in the old village of Agia Marina you will find this traditional taverna. The staff were welcoming and friendly and were attentive. The menu catered for all tastes traditional Greek food with plain fair if you want it. We tried the special beef dish...More

1  Thank JAWWAJ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:45 PM - 11:45 PM
5:45 PM - 11:45 PM
5:45 PM - 11:45 PM
5:45 PM - 11:45 PM
5:45 PM - 11:45 PM
5:45 PM - 11:45 PM
5:45 PM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agia Marina Square | Old Village, Agia Marina, Crete 730 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Agia Marina
  • Phone Number: +30 697 481 4737
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Restaurant-tavern with authentik- traditional Greek and Cretan tastes. Away from noise, in a traditional and natural environment for those who want to enjoy a relaxing dinner and taste authentic LOCAL products.Our thirty and our most experienced years, guarantee the result.
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