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Kalamaki, Crete, Greece
+30(0)28920 45606
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
14 Sep 2016
“Popular &lovely”
27 Aug 2016
“Highly recommended!”
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Greek, Mediterranean
Kalamaki, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We were recommeded to eat at this taverna by our accomodation owner. Always popular & busy with Greek diners. We had 2 delicious evening meals here. Friendly welcome. Efficient service. Good value. Great food.

Thank happysept09
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Aristidis is not only very popular with tourists, but also local greeks seem to enjoy it. In the weekend it's always full, so you better go early if you want a table. Their service is outstanding and so is their kitchen. Whether you go for...More

Thank myriamK0404
Reviewed 27 June 2016

In overall greek food is always delicious and having it at this place...well, there are no words :)...At Aristides, the staff is friendly, they remember you when you come back even after a few years...all of their food is just great, starters, fish, lamb...anything. Thank...More

Thank Veronika Č
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We have been in Kalamaki the last 6 years. We have tryed different restaurants in this area, but we are always coming back to Aristides. They have excellent service, and the Food is very good. It's location by the sea is very nice, specially when...More

Thank Eoyen
Reviewed 6 September 2013

We live nearby and this is our taverna of choice every weekend. All restaurants in the area have basically the same menu but Aristidis cooks better, is cleaner, service excellent, price reasonable and it does better business than any of the many similar establishments in...More

1  Thank Vorigirl
Reviewed 18 August 2013

We eat regularly at Aristidis and it is,in our opinion, the best restaurant in Kalamaki. The food is always is good and freshly cooked. The portion sizes are very generous and the food and wine are very reasonably priced. The staff are friendly and welcoming...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 9 August 2013

The food was excellent for the price and they were very friendly. The menu the same as most places in Crete but the portions very good and tasty.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 9 July 2013 via mobile

Discovered Kalamaki on my way back from visiting Phaistos. A beautiful resort-very low key and very welcoming. I ate here the first lunchtime and came back that evening and the next! The food is good and the portions are huge! The prices were the cheapest...More

2  Thank JosetteDublin
Reviewed 5 April 2013

Aristidis is my favourite taverna in Kalamaki. The food, especially the sea food, is excellent, as is the ambiance and the service, and the prices are reasonable.

1  Thank bongobongobongo
Reviewed 16 July 2012 via mobile

What the title says. Pretty average food. Massive menu. Friendly enough staff but we weren't even nearly tempted to return.

Thank Peter S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
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Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalamaki, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Kalamaki
  • Phone Number: +30(0)28920 45606
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