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Korai 5, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
+30 281 022 4435
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible32%
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Korai 5, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I wish I hadn't left my phone at the hotel. We stumbled past and thought it looked good. Granted, we were starving from commuting all day and were desperate for anything at that point, but even then the food was abysmal. First of all, we...More

Thank Beepbeepandstuff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last night in Iraklio - chose this restaurant for a celebration birthday dinner ( had been in Iraklio for 8 nights & had fantastic meals with great service for little money in ordinary places but wanted to splurge!!) walked past this gorgeous restaurant most nights...More

Thank Mezza62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I chose this restaurant (without having read any TripAdvisor reviews beforehand) because I wanted an alfresco evening dining experience which was a little removed from the tourist areas. Its location was perfect; it's in a very quiet pedestrianised laneway, a five minute stroll from Plaita...More

1  Thank Brian T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere drew us in but the food was absolutely horrible. We waited for our pizza for 48 minutes and it was not at all what we were expecting. It was quite literally bread and cheese and a smattering of chopped up tomatoes. The beef...More

Thank ksmith987654321
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am greek and I had been ashamed to be in this owfull place. Unaccepted poor quality, a terrible waiter with no manners looking as if he had been working for a kebab shop. It seems to me that their business model is simply "use...More

Thank Quadram S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently spent 8 days on Crete, based in Heraklion (great), naturally eating out each night at different places. We kept passing the Loukoulos Restaurant that oozed Mediterranean charm and ambience, but it was a bit more expensive than others - so we ate where...More

Thank hoopertravel
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Avoid this place at all 'costs'... starve if you have to... Started nicely entering into the appealingly garden area and enquiring about selecting seperate dishes and drinks for the set menu which was fine as we were told... little translation issues... Service was uninterested and...More

Thank Sophie T
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I cannot stress enough to avoid this place. We ordered stuffed mushrooms and pasta, their hob wasn't working so only oven food was available, no biggie. We sat in that restaurant for over an hour waiting between the stuffed mushrooms and the main, 1 hour...More

Thank Dean M
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We found this delightful restaurant by chance and had a great lunch. My moussaka was one of the best I have had. The courtyard was cool and the background music was opera. A very pleasant experience.

Thank Tessa1944
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We have spent 2 weeks travelling Crete and experiencing great service and excellent food. On our last night we came across Loukoulos restaurant and thought it looked a little special. The food was truly disgusting. .we all four of us had the fish and it...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$115
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korai 5, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 022 4435
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