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Ambrosia Taverna

Gournes Pediados, Crete 71500, Greece
+30 281 076 2204
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (11 reviews)
“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
“fried squid” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Gournes Pediados, Crete 71500, Greece
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Reviewed today

The staff were friendly and attentive, even though on both our visits to this restaurant the place was very busy. Food was excellent, very tasty, well presented and the overall visits were extremely enjoyable experiences.

1  Thank foppoff
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 21 June 2017

we ate here several times during our two week holiday and can honestly say it was excellent,plenty of delicious food on offer,friendly,helpful staff definitely worth a visit

Thank markzx9r
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Best seafood taverna in the world! Excellent service, amazing view. The atmosphere you'll miss... The food is to die for. I hope we'll be back <3

1  Thank asd421
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic taverna. We ate here 4 times during our stay in Gournes. Returning not only for the wonderful food but also the very welcoming and friendly staff and great atmosphere. Would highly recommend rating here- take it easy on the Raki though 😊😊

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ambrosia Taverna supplied us with delicious food and great service all throughout our holiday. The staff are friendly, helpful, and will supply you with ample amounts of watermelon and vitamins after each meal!

Thank r0binw92
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here in May 2017. The views, service and food were all top notch and very reasonably priced. We stayed in Kokkini Hani, so only a short walk to Gournes. Well worth it.

1  Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went into Ambrosia and took our seats,,,,after a few minutes a member of staff came over and told us that the table was reserved,,,(there wasn't any reserved sign on the table) and would we move two tables back,,which we did. The table they asked...More

Thank chrystalchris
Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent Greek restaurant with traditional food both for dining and snacking. The local wine is very acceptable and the moussaka and baklava are also very good.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a large group of 7 we went there three times. The food was always delicious, the owner very friendly, the wiew really nice and did I mention the food was great? I took one point away, because the waitress looked a little confused, one...More

Thank bosoriak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very enjoyable evening here tonight. Wonderful atmosphere with attentive and friendly waiters. Good range of Greek food, generous helpings . Complimentary fruit and Raki. Well worth a visit.

Thank Clementina T
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8 June 2017|
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Response from Chris B | Property representative |
Dear Dencroft, The main courses begin from 5,00 (pasta, the most dishes cost from 7,90 and a house wine (0.5lt) costs 4.30. So a person can eat from 10€. Best Regards, Taverna Ambrosia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gournes Pediados, Crete 71500, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gournes Pediados
  • Phone Number: +30 281 076 2204
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