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Delfini Taverna

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| Chora Sfakion, Sfakia, Crete 730 11, Greece
+30 2755 071270
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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Located near the port, this open air terrace offers very good Greek cuisine at a reasonable price. Service is prompt and pleasant.

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Thank Bruno F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Very bad food and bad service. I ordered two starters and could not eat them. Zucchini balls were frozen and in the middle they were still cold, tarama was everything else but not tarama...They charged me the whole money...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

After a long day on sweetwater beach, a large group (11) of us stopped in to Delfini for lunch. They were incredibly accommodating for such a big group and recommended all of the local and tastiest dishes, despite the fact they were cheaper than many other items on the menu! Highly recommend for traditional Greek food!

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Thank Amy C
Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

What's better for a light lunch - if you love seafood - than a fish soup? Just I wondered if a Greek fish soup could compare with the best italian ones... well, to make it short - yes, here it does. And for 1/4 the price, probably. The service is friendly. And you are sitting on a terrace overlooking the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We went to Delfini (Dolphins) with friends who have a holiday house in Sfakia, know the owner well and dine there regularly. The restaurant is perched above Sfakia'a tiny harbour and has views out to sea as well as westwards along this very rocky coast. The food is very good traditional Cretan. Fish and seafood are very fresh and well... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent traditional food, excellent service. Wonderful view! We really enjoyed it!!! Thank u Delfini!!!

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Toulouse
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

We arrived in chora sfakion at the end of the day and we were supposed to take a ferry but it was too late. We were a bit lost and the staff of delfini helped us immediately. We decided to stay there and eat in this restaurant and we were really satisfied. The view over the bay is great! The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Two years ago we visit first time and we came back in our second visit. Very nice restaurant with view to the harbor. Service is nice efficient and Greek Salad was fresh and tasty. Schnitzel was very good. Sea Bass fish was also nice. Recommended!!!

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Friendly service and extremely fresh food. The day was very hot and I choose not to go to the beach which is located below. I ordered a fresh local fish and it was prepared very well. Outstanding view with a lovely point of view of the harbor. I would definitely recommend it to others. Lind of pricey, but worth the... More 

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Rethymnon, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

Decent food in general but the cheese rolls are exceptional. Good service location and atmosphere. Very friendly and pleasant experience all around.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Chora Sfakion, Sfakia, Crete 730 11, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Sfakia
  • Phone Number: +30 2755 071270

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?