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Sokaki Lemon Garden

6 F. Portou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 023967
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (3 reviews)
“octopus” (5 reviews)
“lamb dish” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6 F. Portou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the last evening of our holiday and we had a lovely time. The owner/proprietor served us personally and was most attentive. The starters, seafood and lamb were all well executed based on classic local dishes. OInce again if you are willing to poay...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delightful courtyard setting in the shade, under some wonderful lemon trees. Great spot for a bit of lunch, and to escape the bustle and the heat of the town. Friendly service and good value for money - definitely worth seeking out.

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well,shaded courtyard in a family run taverna. Family style food.We enjoyed the calamari and also the meatballs in tomato sauce.Good place to retire when the touist hype of Old Town gets too much.

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We ate here on our last night and loved it. Had traditional Greek dishes - vine leaves best we ever tasted and cheese pies for starters. For mains we had a Lamb dish that is unique to this restaurant that I would highly recommend. Staff...More

Thank Avolpe623
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We had lunch here only so far. The setting under a fully loaded lemon tree and fun and peaceful. The service was good but don't think the food matched the setting.

Thank cbw643
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting. Very friendly service. We knew little more than the basics of Greek language but the waitress was very accommodating. Affordable local food. Perfect :)

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful garden with lemon tree. Tables are outdoors with some undercover. The food was not good however this may of been down to our choice. We ordered a Greek plate which contained both hot and cold food. The mousaka was cold however the salad was...More

Thank suzannedevlin1
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We visited this charming restaurant twice during our stay in Rethymnon. Tucked away down a little side street, it is the ideal place for a quiet relaxed drink or meal beneath lemon trees, which provided a wonderful canopy of dappled shade. The service was calm,...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Very friendly service, ordinary quality high quantity. Nice garden and the fish Menue will defenetly F fill you up :)

Thank Mika576
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Another lovely meal. Such a relaxing, homely atmosphere and fantastic mezze. This place is tucked down a side street so keep your eyes pealed for it.

Thank Victoria C
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  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 F. Portou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 023967
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