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Ilios Hotel and Taverna

Loutro, Crete 73011, Greece
+30 2825 091460
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (11 reviews)
“moussaka” (4 reviews)
“smoked pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Loutro, Crete 73011, Greece
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Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, fantastic service and friendly atmosphere in this family run restaurant. I recommend the moussaka and the kakavia (fish soup).

Thank helenaven
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Great place with a beautiful view of the ocean and sunset. The staff are very friendly and polite, but maybe a bit to busy. The food is lovely and well cooked.

Thank Søs B
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Fantastic seaside location (like all restaurants in Loutro basically), where we had a table on the ocean. The friendly staff helped us getting this great table. Food was good, traditional cretan style, we had the octopus and chicken from the oven. Absolutely a must when...More

Thank Auke R
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Food was not as hot as it should be. Salad had to much onion and not enough tomato. Fried calamari where not as crisp as they should be and a tasted bit bland. There are better restaurants in town. Would not go back here.

Thank astrids77
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Ideally located right on the edge of the harbour the Ilios offers great food at reasonable prices but beware! The salads can be very big! I had the "Ilios salad" and it was a masterpiece of a salad! Delicious and very easily big enough for...More

Thank Jay H
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We had dinner at Ilios twice during our two nights stay in Loutro and were totally satisfied. They were a bit reluctant to reserve one of their best waterfront tables for us but we finally succeeded.Service was fast and attentive. Wine and food recommendations worked...More

Thank heavytraveller64
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. I can't say enough about the hotel and Taverna. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. The restaurant is fabulous! You must try the kakavia soup! The owners were very accommodating. We will be back but next time for...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We found Ilios taverna through TripAdvisor and it was the perfect choose. Excellent food, really helpful staff and perfect place over the sea!

Thank Vaggeliw S
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

A lovely restaurant in the beautiful village of loutro with stunning sea views. The food is fabulous. There is a lovely cheese dip to start with that you can share with friends. The food is pre prepared and displayed in a cabinet (this is usual...More

Thank caroline3262
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, incredibly helpful and friendly service in this brilliantly located taverna on the beach in the middle of the bay. Lovely atmosphere. We had lunch and dinner here and returned next day for breakfast. The cooked dishes were all fresh and wonderful and their...More

Thank Isabel B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loutro, Crete 73011, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Loutro
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 091460
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