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Beach Road | Navarhou Nearhou, Frangokastello, Sfakia, Crete 730 11, Greece
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Stopped here as part of an coach excursion that was filling time by adding beach stop. Spotted this place up the hill and thought I would investigate. What a find, views over the beach and sea, everything cooked freshly. Excellent calamari, would definitely recommend a visit.

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Thank TravelledGeorge
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had lunch and beers here - after strenuous days on the beach below. The team are lovely, the food delicious and the drinks all reasonably proved. Everywhere is spotlessly clean and make me want to stay in the apartments which are next door and owned by the same people.

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Thank ColumboStreet
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The food is delicious, the atmosphere is superb. There is something for everyone on the menu and the family also boast spacious and comfortable lodgings next to the tavern.

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Thank Marianne P
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

It is the second we are in Frangokastello and at Sifis' tavern. Just a few words for their dishes as the next step is to go there and taste them It is homemade food; that says all. Everything is fresh there. My son went for pasta with minced meat and Sifis told him "I hope you are not very hungry... More 

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Thank Maria V
Wien
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

A family own tavern mit excellent fresh food. We enjoyed various great dishes. Very nice to sit on the teracce below the sea.

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Thank Katharina M
Gloucestershire
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

Sifis and his family take great care to produce delicious food - all locally sourced and served with warmth and generosity. There seems to be some confusion between this taverna 'Ammos' and another with a similar name by the castle: 'pdegia' has reviewed 'Orthi Ammos' (by the castle) and has uploaded a picture. This is NOT Sifis's taverna, as the... More 

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Thank Babso_13
Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015

We decided to get married in Frangokastello and chose Sifis and Katerinas wonderful taverna to do so. We had a blast and the best wedding celebration we could think of. Everyone was so helpful with decoration, fantastic food, drinks and the setting and we celebrated until late at night. Sifis, Katerina and the whole family will forever be in our... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

This family-run taverna serves tasty local dishes using local produce. We have eaten creamy local cheese, fresh fish and stifado and other similar dishes made from local lamb, pork or rabbit. You are invited to visit the kitchen to view and select what you are going to eat. Service is friendly and attentive.

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Thank Elisabeth R
Athens, Greece
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113 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

Nice location by the sea! Good food a bit delay to be served and to eat. Average prices. I suggest not to seat under the trees at night as there are drops due to humidity that falls on you and in the plates. Better to have a table further from the sea and under the cpver.

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Thank Letta C
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2014

Sifis and Katerina (and their family) have made this an amazing place to eat. It is beautifully kept and the food is very fresh and there is always a good choice of prepared casserole dishes from the kitchen - go in and look - don't just look at the menu! It is set abopve the dunes (and nothing to do... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Road | Navarhou Nearhou, Frangokastello, Sfakia, Crete 730 11, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Sfakia  >  Frangokastello

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?