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Marilena Restaurant

Akti Poseidonas, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 041322
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Akti Poseidonas, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a bit quiet when we went but the food is good and the owner couldn't have been nicer to our kids. Location not its strong point given the beautiful views all around but this restaurant is tucked away a bit so it doesn't...More

Thank epicureanblade
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a week in a Greek all inclusive hotel we wanted a typical Greek meal experience. The meze was without doubt one of the best meals I've ever had. Superb. A combination of sublime flavours, wonderful service, friendly atmosphere, and great value. I urge you...More

1  Thank Richard C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My 19 year old daughter and I visited Marilena's half way through our first visit to Crete. We were greeted warmly but politely and offered a table. The waiters had a good sense of humour but at the same time gave us time to dwell...More

2  Thank beatrice0482016
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Wife and I dined here one night with a couple of friends and had a very good evening. Restaurant was very quiet compared to others around the same area but this was no reflection on either the food or the service as both were excellent....More

2  Thank Bill S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This was the best food we ate on our holiday. Recommended by friends who live in Heraklion and we were glad we made the journey to Elounda to eat here. The garden at the back is beautiful and we had our meal there. The owners...More

2  Thank emmawilki2017
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We had to review the Marilena restaurant after our meal this evening. It was excellent, freshly cooked, great portion size, and very reasonable pricing. Th

2  Thank enjayes
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I confess that at first I was a little sceptical about trying one of the what appeared to be ‘up market’ harbour side taverns, which I thought would be jam packed with the yachting and flotilla types. I couldn’t have been more wrong. When we...More

Thank Convo
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Fantastic traditional Cretan cuisine with warm friendly service. Great views across the bay and also a good venue for a large event, as well as intimate dining.

3  Thank JAK1911
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The staff at Marilenas are just fabulous they recognise somehow every customer they've ever had!!! They make it extra special and in the meantime the food is second to none. I highly recommend the flambé steak which they cook in front of you and also...More

2  Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

As ever we have to visit the Marilena on our latest trip Staff are first class and food is top notch ! A visit to this restaurant is a must

1  Thank UnsureNow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akti Poseidonas, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041322
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Traditional, family run, Greek/Cypriot restaurant. Facilities include a front terrace, indoor seating and a large, private vine covered garden in the rear. We can cater for large groups, special occassions such as wedding receptions, baptisms birthday celebrations as well as individual A La Carte diners.Famous for our Greek Mezze, join us and discover why we have welcomed so many as guests who have left as friends.Kopiaste!
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