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Artemis Restaurant

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Agia Roumeli | Sfakia, Crete, Agia Roumeli, Crete 730 11, Greece
+30 2825 093093
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The food is sublime. If you seek traditional Cretan food with flavours bursting from organic gardens and local produce, complemented by Cretan wines then Artemis Restaurant is your 'go to place'. Simple presentation of great food in a family friendly restaurant offers a feasting experience. We chose to eat here for all our dinners and the chef, Roussos would come... More 

Thank Karen M
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I who have travelled a lot in Crete and I dare say that this is one of the best restaurants. Moreover you get a 10% reduction if you stay in their hotel. We, our friends and family have visited a lot of restaurants in this village and we all agree that Artemis Restaurant is the best and has the most... More 

Thank Antoine T
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

After hiking Samaria we arrived into the village and had lunch at Artemis. I was drawn by their special of tuna fish in wine sauce, tuna being the only fist I had not yet eaten during my Greek trip. We arrived a little late and were the only guests at the restaurant, but the lunch was wonderful and we got... More 

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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We are staying in Agia Roumeli for two months and eat at Artemis Restuarant all the time. The food is fresh, good quality and very generous servings. Roussos is an amazing chef and the food is delicious. Their house wines are Cretan wines and complement every meal. We wouldn't eat any where else and can highly recommend eating here.

1 Thank Karen M
Portland, Oregon
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We ate two dinners and breakfast at Artemis restaurant and enjoyed the fresh and tasty fare. The final night we joined in the bread-baking and BBQ for the Samaria experience. What a blast we had!

1 Thank owlsnbirds
Warsaw, Poland
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116 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

After 5 hours walking down on Samaria Gorge we came to Agia Roumeli for eat something. There are many tavernas and restaurants. We choose Artemis after reading good reviews. We ordered moussaka and calamares (squid) with chips. For drink 1l local beer. Prices are not high (moussaka - 6 EUR, calamares 7 EUR, beer 5 EUR). Calamares was good, but... More 

Thank Malgorzatast2016
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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100 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped in here at the end of the Samaria Gorge hike for a well earned lunch. The taverna doesn't have a sea view, but unlike all the tavernas by the sea, is doing very good authentic Greek food in a much less touristy setting. The stuffed tomatoes in particular were a huge highlight. So delicious and so reasonably priced!... More 

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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Nice food and good prices, we had the mixed grill after walking the Samaria gorge and it just hit the spot, few pictures have been shared.

Thank Daniel H
Preston, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

My wife and I visited this restaurant on the 20th of May after walking to the end of the Samaria Gorge. We arrived in Agia Roumeli at around 13:30 and were searching for a place to eat. We chose the Artemis as most restaurants were pretty much empty at this time (we were amongst the first to finish the gorge... More 

Thank PeteShutt
Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Best Greek food ever! If I could, I would eat Roussos food every day. It is authentic and so yumm that you just can't stop eating it. You can feel the goodness in the food, because the ingredients are from the area and the preparation has been taught for generations. The service is good and friendly and the prices are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$13
Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Greek, Grill
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agia Roumeli | Sfakia, Crete, Agia Roumeli, Crete 730 11, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Agia Roumeli
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 093093
In the restful shade of a rich greenery, our guests can enjoy traditional Cretan food and also specialities such as local goat and lamb meat from the mountains.We follow old recipes from this region and the specialities are usually prepared in clay pots over charcoal or open fire.Whenever the weather conditions allow it we also have fresh fish from the Libyan sea . The fish soup we serve is much appreciated and brings the smell of the sea right onto your table.ot only are we able to offer you many different kinds of wine, but our pure Cretan wine comes directly from the barrel.There are a lot of things that you may want to try and taste when you visit us, such as the thyme honey from our own bees, served with yoghurt or Sfakian pita.Naturally we prefer to use local products such as olive oil, vegetables, lamb and goat meat, cheese, feta, wine, fruit and honey.We also offer a variety of vegetarian dishes.

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