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Taverna Agistri

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Harbor, Sissi, Crete 724 00, Greece
+30 2841 071794
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Located right on the waterfront this is a great place to eat. The staff are friendly and will throw in a Greek lesson, if like me you are trying to order a few items in their language.The food was fresh, tasty and all at a reasonable cost. To add to the attraction a pair of kingfisher birds were flying around... More 

Thank Symiman
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Had lunch here twice, and the octopus was delicious. We had Octopus 7 times in a week and this Taverna's was the best. Probably the best Greek salads too. The views over the sea are fantastic, and we had a light breeze to keep us cool.

Thank ABC23
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This was the only bad eating experience that we had in Sissi. I ordered lamb chops and honestly, what they served was an insult. Small, completely dried up carbonised chops that looked like they had been found down the back of the cooker. I sent them back and they were replaced with very nice freshly cooked chops. Were they having... More 

Thank Eckstuff
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The food would appear to be prepared and cooked in kitchen on the other side of the street, my husband loves lamb chops, very popular in Greece, when they arrived they were so overcooked they were inedible, they were taken away and replaced but by that time I had eaten my lunch therefore we did not eat lunch together, the... More 

Thank lilibet1953
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The waiters are friendly, food was great (massive portions so two courses was too much but very yummy) would definitely recommend

Thank Nicolalawford
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This restaurant is amongst several others perched right on the seafront. Fantastic views. Especially at sunset! Typical menu found in Cretan restaurants (always remember the menu's with photo's won't be gastronomic). Standard prices. Service really good but we visited 3 times and the cute 'Yamas' experienced on the first visit gets a bit tiresome after they say it EVERY time... More 

Thank donnafarr
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Great food in the evening & great food at lunch time X Staff are so nice & very attentive view is spectacular Sitting here at lunchtime with the breeze and a nice glass of house white

Thank AngelaHuttley
Worcester, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

As a family of four we had one meal here. Menu choice was excellent, staff very friendly. Only reason I ve scored it 3 was we experienced very very slow service. It was busy when we went but very slow even accounting for that. Staff very apologetic throughout but too slow for us. Even on paying bill it took so... More 

Thank Chris P
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We visited Sissi twice, such a delightful place . We ate lunch at the Agristi each time. There is an extensive menu and the food is lovely, wonderfully fresh and well prepared and served. There is parking very nearby. The two men who run the restaurant are friendly and keen to please. It is a very relaxing and welcoming environment... More 

Thank Christine J
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly Greek taverna in a beautiful location on the seafront. Run by two brothers who always take the time to stop & chat & get to know you. Great souvlaki & squid, with wonderful homemade chips.

Thank shelleystringer

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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
Average prices
US$17 - US$30
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbor, Sissi, Crete 724 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Sissi
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 071794
18 years in customer service with authentic Greek cuisine.

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