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Lotus Eaters Restaurant

| Schisma, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 041538
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“moroccan lamb” (36 reviews)
“prawn curry” (14 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Schisma, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Every time I visit Elounda I have to have their prawn curry. I make an awesome one myself but this comes close to mine, I ask Daniel to make it a tad spicier and it’s delish!

Thank Nadira J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great restaurant overlooking Elounda bay and Spinalonga. We ate here twice. Food and service excellent - I recommend the fried courgettes and calamari!

Thank Ler1984
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delicious food and lovely welcoming people We highly recommend to go there for the grilled sea bass and the tatziki It was really nice! We even went twice in our 3 days in Elounda!

Thank Perrine F
Reviewed 5 days ago

We turned up (party of 6) without a reservation and were very lucky to get a table - several were turned away after us. The service was top class and the food absolutely delicious (we all had fish). Would highly recommend!

Thank 400suziq
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, lovely atmosphere, excellent value for money, must go, booking recommended, stunning service

Thank Philip N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this restaurant. It is small and there is no shortage of attention to detail. Each dish is so incredibly tasty and balanced. The owner and his wife are super friendly and really make you feel welcome. This is a must eat place for...More

Thank Smokie113
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd time at Lotus Eaters and had another lovely meal. The food is of excellent standard and quality. A nice change to all the usual Greek food that most tavernas seem to serve with different influences and flavours mixed with some traditional Greek food, as...More

Thank whitty-kay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, my friend and my 3 year-old had a lovely evening meal here. Food was amazing. We had grilled and steamed sea bass. Both filletted in front of us. Tasted amazing. Baileys cheesecake was lovely! They added a sparkler for my daughter's ice cream, which...More

Thank Natz C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read lots of reviews about this place, it may as well be number 1 instead of 2nd based on the qty of reviews and still holding a 5/5 rating. Anyways, we were fortunate to get a table without reservation and we was very politely seated...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cretan food in a great location and friendly hosts. It does get busy which is surely a good sign so booking is advisable. The menu is extensive and we very much enjoyed our meals on two occasions. A very relaxing way to pass a couple...More

Thank Middleagedman54
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29 August 2017|
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Response from CretionAddicts | Reviewed this property |
Hi, as I recall the wine is not cheap but you can order house wines which are ok, to be fair my husband generally has beer, I like a couple of glasses of white with dinner, we are usually happy with the overall bill, check... More
4 April 2017|
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Response from Katherine H | Reviewed this property |
It's about 1.8km from the Elounda Blu and would probably take 30 minutes or so to walk
4 June 2016|
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Response from elounda06 |
Yes, if you mention it to Daniel, he will make sure that your food is gluten free!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$26 - US$74
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
6:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Schisma, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041538
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