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Taverna Kares

Krasi Pediados | Famille Psarakis Meyer, Krasi, Crete 700 05, Greece
+30 2897 051862
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (7 reviews)
“moussaka” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Krasi Pediados | Famille Psarakis Meyer, Krasi, Crete 700 05, Greece
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We happened upon this taverna after visiting the Lasithi Plateau. The place looks inviting with pretty gardens and large trees overlooking the restaurant. The owner and cook was a very nice gentleman. He explained the menu and gave us his recommendations. We started with warm...More

Thank TigCohen
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here today for the first time & what a fantastic place it is Idyllic setting, amazing staff (family run) & food was second to none ... will definitely be visiting again ... 5*

Thank Juliepsissi
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Had the most AMAZING meal at this lovely little hilltop taverna that we stumbled upon-love when that happens! Run, don’t walk there if you are ever in Crete on the east end. Warm Fava beans, rabbit in an amazingly delicate au jus, and saragli (basically...More

Thank KJChow
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I was there with my girlfriend and some friends. The owner it was no friendly and talk very rude. I give chance for a few minutes to stay maybe have some other problem but after 5 min when we was seat again talk to us...More

6  Thank Alexis A
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Most clean restaurant in the Village. It's a mast try as the food. Very authentic Cretan cousin with amazing flavours. The setup is very natural, providing a fantastic sense of relaxation. Very good service. It's a must visit.

Thank Demetris C
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Found the card for this restaurant at our hotel and really didn't expect much but the food was fantastic as is the taverna, which is located in Krasi, a village in the mountains which is around a 30 minute drive from Malia. We tried the...More

Thank Colin F
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Lunched here after driving up from Heraklion. Setting is lovely under a large walnut tree and adjacent herb and vegetable garden. Co owner explained menu. We tried fava, moussaka, local cheese, rabbit in wine sauce, lamb with artichokes and walnut desserts. Everything was excellent. Really...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely location, a little off the tourist route. Well shielded from the sun. Nice little garden with tomatoes and aubergines and peppers. Very friendly people and good menu. Toilets clean and well maintained. Traditional Greek food . Tried the roasted rabbit with a wine sauce...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Moussaka-best I've had, sarangi amazing, pork that melted, vegetarian friendly, lovely atmosphere, friendly staff. Gorgeously quaint. Best meal in Crete we've had :)

Thank Martyn W
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Just delicious food! Every single dish was outstanding! We had traditional lamb and goat as main which was superb!

Thank Marek P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Krasi Pediados | Famille Psarakis Meyer, Krasi, Crete 700 05, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Krasi
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 051862
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