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Asteria Taverna

Epano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 694 464 9348
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatballs” (3 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Epano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our drinks, meals and the music. Thanks to great staff and Mama's lovely food - so nice to meet Mama!

2  Thank liz f
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was ok, nothing extraordinary. What I did not appreciate is that bread that was brought (without ordering) to the table at the beginning was added to the bill (3 euros). It never happened before while in Crete!

Thank Kristina Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We actually ate here twice because the first meal we had here was so good. The first time happened to have Greek music, played mostly by the owner and his family, and Greek dancing, which was great fun! They were easily the best meals we...More

3  Thank Anna D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place, the food is really good and wonderful people. You will feel at home amongst your family :)

2  Thank Steven B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time. The food is amazing, the prices are more than reasonable and the atmosphere and the owner are absolutely fabulous. We strongly recommend to come and enjoy an authentic Greek experience ❤️

3  Thank Ofer S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. Great staff. Great location. Sat on the 'terrace' eating local specialities. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone in the vicinity. Fresh sea bream, local meatballs, 3 meat hotpot and my eight year old daughter eating fresh grilled squid. Staff were attentive but...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time chatting with the hosts, a lovely welcoming family offering amazing hospitality. The food was memorable "mama's cooking". Highly recommended for an authentic Cretan experience!

2  Thank rachellG5968CG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a beautiful meal at the Asteria. This resturant is fantastic Excellent food and wonderful service from Michael and his family. Michael his Father and Brother also provide brilliant entertainment.

1  Thank mikethebike49
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Michel ( vangelous) an outstanding host . So attentive to all the guests. Excellent food.cooked by the mum. Michel dances plays music on top a being a waiter.music great not just the recognised Greek music it was played by the family We went on a...More

1  Thank Leona T
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We have been here many times now, Mike, Manos & Anna make you feel like part of the family. Music and Greek dancing nights every Tuesday, Friday & Sunday are very entertaining & great fun for all. The home cooked traditional food is lovely and...More

1  Thank Paul H
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Xandra C
17 July 2017|
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Response from tinchy75 | Reviewed this property |
I don't have a number. Prices and food great.
lorraine h
1 June 2016|
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Response from Asteria G | Property representative |
We are next to Lavris hotel 10' walk from Artemis hotel.😉
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Epano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gouves  >  Epano Gouves
  • Phone Number: +30 694 464 9348
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