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Taverna Tarantella

244 Eleftheriou Venizelou, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 023437
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, Greek, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
244 Eleftheriou Venizelou, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I enjoyed a great dinner at this local taverna. First of all they managed a table of 10 in no time. The food was really good and fresh. The location is close to the starbeach hotel. Well recommended

Thank Guybajour101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

a great pleasant surprise was what we got when we visited this family run restaurant food cooked to perfection and good portion. the staff are very friendly especially manos. can highly recommended this outstanding restaurant.

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly people , very delicious food special thanks to elena. Patrick ,ann ,walter, gina maddy ,jan. From belgium

Thank patrickann
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

...great food and relaxing atmosphere. Nikos and Manos are hard workers, time for a funny talk and deliver great food for afforable price...

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Taverna Tarantella is a family run establishment for some 30 plus years. It is decorated with traditional attire, with some amusing alternatives. Very well set out, with a warm friendly atmosphere. With a varied food and drinks menu catering for most tastes, at reasonable prices....More

Thank ipchung
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is about the 5th time I've been here over a span of 9 years and 3 holidays in Crete. Absolutely love this place the food the atmosphere and the traditional Greek nights. Great family taverna who have been going for 34 years now. Well...More

Thank plocke1470
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great family run taverna where we had a great night and the son who did most of the waiting on did a fantastic job.Greek dancers and plenty of plate smashing

Thank Rob R
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Very friendly family run restaurant. Food is lovely and service is very attentive. Definitely recommended

Thank Kevbaby69
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Been in Tarantella Nikos family 5 times during my 8 days holiday, the place is beautiful with a very interesting decoration :D the food is really delicious very good quality of the food !! if u like meat i would recommend the lamb kleftiko really...More

1  Thank Emanuel D
Reviewed 17 October 2016

All the staff were so very friendly, they greeted you and served you always with a smile. The food was excellent, the menu varied, the portions good, the rabbit to die for, it became our regular establishment very quickly, as did many others chose it...More

2  Thank bulrushes5
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please write in english what was your problem with our taverna and you put 3 stars? (manager of Tarantella) thank you!
26 August 2016|
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Response from nikolas-tarantella | Property representative |
thank you! yes we saw it!we ask for another person! thank you!!!(nikos)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 Eleftheriou Venizelou, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 023437
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Restaurant, Taverna 'Tarantella' nikos family here the taste never sleeps and stomach never stays empty ... welcome to our family restaurant on a journey of flavours and Cretan culture! Little out of the center of Hersonissos with overlooking the sea!
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