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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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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Schisma, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate at Lotus Eaters twice during our stay in Elounda and both meals were fantastic. The location is beautiful and the hardest thing is choosing what to have from their great menu (the Moroccan spiced lamb was delicious). Also special mention to the very...More

Thank Craig_UK1000
Reviewed 2 days ago

Two excellent meals this year and we are going to book even more dinners here next year because it is just so good. We had the seafood platter and it was delicious. The cooks are Greek and Daniel is British, so one gets excellent food...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 3 days ago

We eat here with friends. The service and food was lovely. Setting perfect, very reasonably priced. Friendly service.

Thank Rowlands21215
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is by far our favorite restaurant in Crete. Daniel is a wonderful host who is an incredibly hard worker and he takes great pride in his restaurant, as he should. We have dined here twice during our stay and have one more reservation for...More

Thank Rosemary A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Along the shore front there are many restaurants vying for your custom and some overstretch themselves which means as a customer you feel rushed. Not this one. It's small, in a nice corner and owned by a couple who just want you to enjoy your...More

Thank Nanoo_10
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The service is simply fantastic. The food is excellent and actually very reasonably priced for the standard. Views are amazing, atmosphere is great. Id come to Crete just to go to this restaurant.

Thank Marc L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visit Elounda every year and we always look forward to our visit to this restaurant. Over the course of our two week break we visited three times and on each occasion the food and service were excellent. You can sit back...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 1 week ago

we pitched up for lunch after visiting Spinalonga and were treated to an excellent lunch. The host was friendly and knowledgable about Crete.Delicious sea bass.

Thank Cuckooscot
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant by looking at the tripadvisor reviews and our expectations were high, but what we got was soooo much more than we hoped for!!! The couple that owns the place were so amazing! They were charming, friendly and allround awesome! The...More

Thank Dondi W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our visit to Lotus Eaters was totally faultless. The service was amazing, attentive and friendly yet not at all imposing. We were even moved to a different table so we had a better view, which we had not asked for. The food and wine were...More

Thank Rinne23
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Questions & Answers
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!
30 May 2015|
Response from 31mike62 |
Generally, smoking is permitted anywhere outside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:45
18:00 - 22:45
12:00 - 14:45
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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