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Sofokli Venizelou 5a, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
+30 281 030 0779
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chocolate crepe” (23 reviews)
“seafood” (68 reviews)
“fresh fish” (36 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sofokli Venizelou 5a, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

It was four of us so we ordered a mix of appetizers and entrees to share. They were all great. Our waiter recommended a rice dish. We did not know what it was and since we are carb conscious decided to not order it. He...More

Thank roamifiwant2
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Had a nice dinner here. I had a whole sea bass which was perfectly grilled and was served with chips and a sallad. My husband chose the stuffed calamari which was also very tasty. We got recommended this taverna from our hotel and will definitely...More

Thank Kristina S
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Good Fish Taverna near Heraklion Harbour. The Stuffed Kalamari and Sea Bass were excellent and the staff/waiter had a super sense of humour serving up a plastic Shark before the real Sea Bass arrived

Thank Lefkoseikos
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I had several meals in Kastella Tavern. All of them were very tasty and nice. It is located near the sea, so you can have great view while eating, or have very nice walk after.

Thank Nadya R
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Ate dinner there in October during 4-day stay in Heraklion. Ordered fresh fish. Excellent meal; enough for two people. I felt manager and staff were really committed to making sure diners enjoyed their visit. We ate in seafront annex. Employees made regular death defying dashes...More

Thank dukems
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Good professional service 10/10 Good quality food , you can enjoy from the test of the food and the service

Thank Семён К
Reviewed 20 October 2017

The Kastella is set on the sea front, just a short walk from the city centre and Venetian fort. There are great views out to sea (but you do need to ignore the busy road on the landward side). The greeting was very welcoming, the...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent ratio quality/ price for delicious cooked fish and stuff))). By the way, for vegetarians, the kitchen can please a wonderful mea!!! И ещё - отдельный респект Дмитрию за честные и точные рекомендации по выбору блюд. Dmitri, thank you very much and best regards!

Thank Yuri Y
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Excellent food, lovely staff. A definite must when in Heraklion. Highly recommend the fresh seafood platter. Close to fort with lovely sea views.

Thank kerrypuppy
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Kastella on Trip Advisor recommendation. Service was excellent and food superb. Recommend the sea bass in particular. Will go back again

Thank constanttravelerfl
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13 April 2017|
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Response from xaritos m | Property representative |
Hi there.. You can send us a email with the date the time and the persons.
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7 April 2015|
Response from Giannis M | Reviewed this property |
hello! In Summer is every day open from 10.00 until 00.00!
28 March 2015|
Response from Giannis M | Reviewed this property |
I Dont think they do delivery but 23.00 o clock is still open at summer!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sofokli Venizelou 5a, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 030 0779
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