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Markos Restaurant

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Politechinou Road | Old national road Chania-Kissamos, Stalos, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 2821 068145
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Church Stretton, England, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To be fair, we were made very welcome at the new Markos restaurant which is now just over the road from the beach. However, as traditionalists we much prefer the old style taverna. The new one is clean and very modern but doesn't have that Cretan atmosphere that we like. It is part of the reason we go to Crete... More 

Thank LinJH
Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch one day and admittedly it was quite quiet, at one point we were the only couple in the restaurant and then joined by another. The restaurant has good atmosphere in the evenings, they don't have a TV but you can see them cooking food right in front of you! The restaurant is next to Maria's... More 

Thank gemnomnom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice staff took me to look in their immaculate kitchens. Had the meal were you could order a number of items as always nice to try even more Greek food! The meal was not quite hot enough but very tasty.

Thank Rachel T
Leeds, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Food was excellent and all home made! And the best bit was that everything didn't come with chips!! A true Greek restaurant rather than something catering for the brits abroad. Get a platter option - GORGEOUS!

1 Thank Mandy C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The food was really amazing. I am not usually a fan of slow cooked food, but everything tasted delicious. Strongly recommended.

Thank laurakW5176EO
Tavistock, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Wonderful traditional Greek food,as well as a menu to chose from you can visit the kitchen area and see a huge variety of great Greek dishes. Family run restaurant where the staff are always welcoming and helpful. Probably the best restaurant in and around Stalos plus great value.

1 Thank Graham G
South Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Visited Markos in the new location while staying at the Renieris Family Hotel nearby. The food was outstanding, enhanced by the fact that you could take advantage of the old Greek tradition of checking out what was on offer from the kitchen and making your choice from what looked good! The place was absolutely spotless, an important point for us?We... More 

Thank Christina A
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

We visited this restaurant twice whilst staying at a local hotel. On both occasions we really enjoyed the food and hospitality. You are invited to visit the kitchen if you wish to see the options available. We found the menu provided great choice and portions were generous. We enjoyed the sharing mixed grill, great choice of meat which had been... More 

Thank Samantha E
London, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our first visit here and went back on a second and third occasion. Set back from the road and with ample seating, this family run restaurant offers very good food at a good price. You can order from the menu or visit the kitchen where you'll be shown the oven dishes of the day. There are quite... More 

Thank Martin M
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I can confirm that in this tavern you eat very well at a very fair cost. The dishes all prepared by the women of the family with wholesome and tasty products. The starters can be seen and chosen directly by the bank but if you have any special requests you can make them at the time of booking. Staff friendly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Politechinou Road | Old national road Chania-Kissamos, Stalos, Crete 731 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Stalos
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 068145
As a locally owned family run restaurant we are committed to ensuring that each guest receives professional, friendly and courteous service in a warm and comfortable atmosphere. Since 1989 we strive daily to provide a quality meal for a reasonable price, using the best ingredients in our recipes we find in our local markets. We cater to everyone who walks in our door, whether you are allergic to dairy and gluten or have a vegetarian or vegan diet you will find something delicious for you. We look forward to serving you and your family. Come and join us

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?