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Aletri Taverna

Agia Marina, Agia Marina, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 694 498 1643
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“chicken kebab” (2 reviews)
“tzatziki” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
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International, Mediterranean, Greek, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Agia Marina, Agia Marina, Crete 731 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered Aletri Taverna on the penultimate night of our holiday and the food, atmosphere and service were all so good that we decided to return on our last night. The food was delicious and prepared with only the best fresh ingredients. Certainly a cut...More

1  Thank ABird417
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Nice location just a few minutes walk up from the busy and characterless strip but seems a different world. Raised up a short flight of steps from the quiet road leading to the old village, covered in vines with tables on two levels. A nice...More

Thank sueevie
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Excellent greak food in nice calm surroundings. We have been comming at Aletri for the last five years, and it feels like comming home every time.

Thank krisvig
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Visited near the end of our holidays, excellent Family run restaurant, great selection of dishes, our meal of the lamb chops was gorgeous. The owner and staff very friendly, great service would visit again. Lovely family history.

Thank wexford007
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

I used this restaurant 3 times whilst on holiday once for just a take away pizza and twice for unforgettable family meals. Some of the delights we tried were souvlaki, mixed grill and moussaka all of which were fabulous. The staff is one big happy...More

Thank david p
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Family taverna, very proud of their history. If the history is not told, ask for it :-) I had grilled fish, well prepared. To me, needed some salt and pepper. Ask for garlic butter to the baked potato.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
martini50, Owner at Aletri Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thanks for your nice comment and suggestion. We are happy that you appreciate the history of our home hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place but i cannot understand how nobody wrote that the pizza is very bad. I ordered a pizza salami and it was the worst pizza i ever eat in my life. The bread was like frozen, salami was no salami. Imposible to eat the...More

Thank norberto312
martini50, Owner at Aletri Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thankyou for your comment we are sorry you did not enjoy your pizza but as you can see many other people do so maybe it was not to your personal preference and from the picture you posted you managed to eat most of it. We...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017

I ordered chicken gyros and I got very little chicken for 10.40Euros. Nevertheless it is fair to say that it was very good. I tasted also some of my son's plate but the pasta it contained was overcooked. The place is very nice and with...More

Thank Igor P
martini50, Owner at Aletri Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thankyou for your comment.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The food is excellent, with vast options of traditional greek food, as well as Pizza and Pasta. The Gyros are wonderful and the staff are extremely welcoming and friendly. We shall be returning again before we leave!

Thank Neave T
martini50, Owner at Aletri Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thankyou for your nice comment. We are happy you enjoyed your evening with us and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 7 July 2017

We found that most of the Tavernas give too much food which can be off putting especially when you have already had a starter. This Taverna concentrates on great cooking with normal size plates of food which means you have room for a starter &...More

Thank Jeanetterice
martini50, Owner at Aletri Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Thanks for your nice words about our restaurant our aim is always for quality and we are happy that it is appreciated. Hope that we will see you again next year.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
5:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agia Marina, Agia Marina, Crete 731 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Agia Marina
  • Phone Number: +30 694 498 1643
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Aletri Restaurant is a Cretan family restaurant run by the Kastrinakis family who for generations has lived on this site. The Aletri was named by the family origins of farming and means "the plough". Our dishes are created using fresh vegetables produced in our own gardens and extra virgin olive oil from our own olive groves. Enjoy a romantic evening, dining under the 100 years old grape vine. Our wide menu and friendly atmosphere makes many visitors to consider us their friends and come back year after year. A warm welcome awaits you.
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