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Liofito

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Main Street, Sissi, Crete 724 00, Greece
+30 2841 071796
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Surrey
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tourists could easily walk past Liofito without giving it a second look, but it is definitely worth a visit. There are tables and chairs under the trees, very romantic! The food was simple Cretan food, truly delicious. We had dinner with an ex-pat friend and her Greek husband. The Greeks are particular about where they eat, so that says it... More 

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Naples, Italy
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

At the entrance of Sisi this incredible factory / restaurant with all family traditional dishes at a mid range price

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Heraklion, Greece
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Been there more than 3 times tasted different things from the catalogue each time...didn't found something to disappoint me.. visited once for lunch and the rest time for dinner...nice place, relaxing, nice prices... definitely give a try ;)

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county durham
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105 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We had been told about this small restaurant which is a good 10-15 minute walk on the road heading out of Sisi and it was well worth the extra stroll. Beautiful garden setting amongst olive trees. The host was very welcoming and brought out bread and olives on the house which were delicious. One of the specials was lamb cooked... More 

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Swanage, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Visited the wonderful Liofito twice during our two weeks in Sissi and my wife and I both agree this is easily the best taverna in town.. Intimate and peaceful location, excellent service, wonderful food and wine.. The shrimps with ouzo sauce is a showstopper in itself! The moussaka which was a special one of the nights was truly amazing. All... More 

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Watch you do not miss this. It is 50 yards from Neromilos but the main seating area is slightly off the road, so can be missed in the dark. IT is well worth finding. The food is excellent, the host is a lovely friendly guy and the prices are reasonable. What more can you ask for.

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South Croydon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This small taverna is about 10 minutes walk from the centre of town but worth the effort. The setting is lovely and the food real quality. The only thing that let it down slightly was that the service was a bit slow, but we were on holiday so in no rush.

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Shipley, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely dining experience on coloured tables and chairs in quiet spacious garden surrounded by trees and bushes. We visited on a busy Saturday and only waited 10 minutes for a table. The owner was very friendly and spoke excellent English. The menu offered a wide range of starters but main courses mostly limited to meat and pasta dishes. We chose... More 

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Thank JCBShipley
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I had dinner here twice and on both occasions it was just lovely. Lamb chops and mixed grill and Greek salad the next eve fig salad, roast pancetta and prawns in ouzo sauce. Mouthwatering. Give it a whirl you won't be disappointed. George is a delight but watch the complimentary ouzo it goes down very easy!!!

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Thank Smithy4065
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I visited here a few days ago, such a lovely scene. Olive trees with coloured tables in a yard. The menu has a variety of items, bread is given before meals which is great if your not gluten free--I am so I wasn't able to avail of this, my fiancé did enjoy this along with the olives... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Sissi, Crete 724 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Sissi
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 071796

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