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Stochos Tavern

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Agia Galini, Crete 74056, Greece
+30 2832 091167
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Very good atmosphere, friendly service and the food was tasty and cooked very well! The restaurant is on the beach and If you eat at the restaurant the umbrellas on the beach are for free!

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Thank Marina T
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

A theatre of sorts, Great characters work here, the food is very good and plentiful and they are generous with the raki

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Having eaten there for 14 days in a row in Sept/Oct 2016 i can assure you that it is a good breakfast-fantastic lunch and a superb dining place to go . For me the best in town. As long as this place is filled till the rim with happy and satisfied customers and the competition is wondering why not them... More 

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Thank janne915
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Unmatched atmosphere as you are served by the owners themselves, often they yell out orders they take so that their employees know what to cook. They will also make sure you get enough free booze to keep you happy. Very helpful. Oh and btw food is good, too :-)

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Thank Tomek D
Lviv, Ukraine
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Location (facing the beach and the sea but close to the town), service (attentive, joyful, fast), food (both, specialties of the day and on the regular menu) - everything was top-notch! The four of us visited 3 times in 6 days and tried different dishes - loved absolutely everything. It's busy in the evenings, but we usually came before 7... More 

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Huizen, The Netherlands
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We have been here several times during our holiday. The owners call it paradise and it is really a good place to be. The Raki is served in small bottles free of charge and refills are mandatory. Food is nice and the clay-oven a real attraction and serves very good meat dishes. If you visit Agia Galini this is an... More 

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Thank TimCar59
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Good standard taverna - Always busy - Always a good sign - Jovial hosts friendly - tasty food - free sunbeds if you eat/drnk there

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Thank NewcastleStavros
Manchester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We chose this restaurant because it always seemed to be busy with the locals (which is a good sign isn't) because they know best! How wrong could we be! The waitress was very friendly and enthusiastic and I had great expectations! We wanted a traditional lamb kleftiko, which they advertised outside as their speciality..After we had received our stale bread... More 

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Thank carole G
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Went here for lunch with my wife & 3 daughters. Food took forever to come. Food was not very good at all. The price was average. Maybe an off day judging by the reviews here? I would not recommend eating here, I have to review how I found it. Staff not attentive at all full of in a minute, very... More 

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4 Thank Fred C
Drapanias, Greece
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you only have a few nights in Agia Galini then be sure to make Stochos one of your chosen venues for an evening meal. You might have to wait for a table, especially if you want one overlooking the beach. We were thoroughly well served, entertained, fed and "watered". Chicken souvlaki and beef stifado were perfectly cooked and melt... 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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agia Galini, Crete 74056, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Agia Galini
  • Phone Number: +30 2832 091167

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?