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Creta Embassy Tavern

4 5 Ioannou Kondilaki Str, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
+30 2841 083153
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit stew” (2 reviews)
“octopus” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4 5 Ioannou Kondilaki Str, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We actually went here 3 times. Great atmosphere (strong Scottish connections) really friendly and helpful staff. Great menu range, house wine and draft beer.Stir fried chicken with yoghurt,lamb kleftiko, pork in the oven all freshly cooked and well presented. Had 3 great nights with them,...More

Thank keithfryan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the reviews of this place made me think it was not good but I had a nice dinner here with my wife. There was a few people outside and one of the waitresses waived us to come through the crowd and seated us...More

Thank Bird D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Authentic cretan atmosphere, very friendly and helpful staff. Me and my husband spend a romantic dinner there, the food was fresh and very delicious, only local cousin. Excellent place to visit even for people with allergies as my husband, everything was more than great!

Thank Mihaela R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here twice during our stay and both times the food was fantastic. All dishes were extremely tasty and a reasonable portion size. We liked that the dishes came with vegetables as this is often not the case. The service was spot on, for...More

Thank suzirosie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, service and food what more can you ask? also loved the decor we visited twice during our weeks holiday, Sole, Mousakka and the Lamb were all top class, see you in 2018

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this taverna on our first night. All was excellent nice setting, good menu and decent house wine. Once you order you are served nice fresh bread and local dips we enjoyed starters of dolmades and a spicy cheese dip, mains of sirloin...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've not managed to eat here but I did manage to pop in for a morning coffee and a pint one night. It's a pleasant place, with wonderfully eclectic decor and a pleasant place to be both day and night. Service is friendly and it's...More

Thank gongladosh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there on a Sunday at lunchtime. Worth noting that they close at 3 PM on a Sunday opening again at 7 PM. I liked it as any road noise was absorbed by the surrounding plants and the music was American. We ordered a...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Had a dinner here and we'll be back for another. Really good and happy service. Food was good. In my opinion really good but better half didn't like as much as I did. Both were still in really positive mood afterwards. Huge bonus for the...More

Thank Santtu3004
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Very good food in a secluded relaxed atmosphere (only meters from main lake night life ) really worth finding all staff very friendly and helpful, you can see chef preparing your food in out side grill.

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26 September 2016|
Response from Julie L | Reviewed this property |
Fake my backside!! Grrrrrrr !!!! The owner is Greek his wife is Scottish and she has lived there for over 30 years!! Bringing up two lovely sons whilst working very hard to build up a very successful business. It's family... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 5 Ioannou Kondilaki Str, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Agios Nikolaos
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 083153
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