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Akrogiali Taverna

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$$ - $$$
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Kalives Square, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
+30 2825 031922
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great atmosphere,great service and very friendly staff.Menu has a wide and varied selection.Views are great too.We go fairly often throughout the summer and have always ourselves.Excellent selection of drinks too.Recommended.

Thank John F
Wigan, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had our lunch here, then went back for evening meal, food was very tasty and waiter was a lovely man

Thank tricia_pike
Dublin, Ireland
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165 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our meal, Restaurant has just reopened, so not quite 'season ready', but the important part was the food, and it was superb. Fabulous staff proud of the provenance of the food, and very attentive and friendly

Thank Gerrri99
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch here. I ordered sardines which were fresh this morning I was told, I was served with 8 tiny fish that were drenched in oil next to some cold chips . My wife had callimari wich was cold. We could not eat it or drink the wine. When we asked for the bill the pushy waiter said he... More 

Thank Barlickguy
Solihull, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We visited this restaurant and I certainly wouldn't go back to eat the food was really poor! The entertainment provided by the Greek musicians was fantastic so I would advice you to visit on the Thursday evening when these guys are playing and just have a drink and enjoy the atmosphere!

Thank 361VILLA
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We had a couple of nice meals here. It was just nice though, nothing outstanding. The spot is fantastic though and it's a relaxed atmosphere with laid back staff who don't rush you.

Thank Michelle F
Halifax, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I know I should be reviewing the taverna and the food but I can't do that because we walked out before we were served. That's after sitting at the table waiting for a menu or even for a member of staff to acknowledge our existence for 20 minutes! There were waiters around, in fact two of them were sat at... More 

Thank arhalifax
Southampton, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Good food and drink Nice views of the sea Good clean taverna and very friendly and welcoming for children with swings etc

Thank Njsouth
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The food was lovely and good value. We had the special menu of a green salad,chicken stavardo, wine and a dessert to share. NIce location and the staff were very friendly

Thank Heather B
Hastings, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We went to Akrogiali a couple of times on a recent trip to Kalyves, including one of their traditional music nights. Food was very good, with an apparently rare menu item of a lamb souvlaki, well presented and at reasonably cost. Service was friendly and attentive. The music night was low-key but fun with good bouzouki and guitar players. "Free"... More 

Thank MarkL2012

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Cheap Eats, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalives Square, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 031922

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?