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Caravella Restaurant

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Main Street, Paleochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
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12:15 - 23:45
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Mon - Tue 12:15 - 11:45
Wed - Sun 12:15 - 23:45
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The most interesting thing, is that the resturnat owner is super friendly, he showed us all the fish they had in the kitchen, very very fresh. we tried the salad with the house made feta cheese, very creamy cheese :). Everything was very tasty and the atmospher was amazing. I strongly suggest everyone to try this resturant.

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2 Thank saeshj
Olympia, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant several times now over recent years, and have never had anything but the best, freshest (and in one case last year, biggest) fish ever. Recently (Mid April) had a fantastic lunch. As to the "Big Fish Story", that was last year. Usually, most fish you select seem to be about the same "individual portion" size. for some... More 

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2 Thank Duane R
Turku, Finland
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a nice dinner at Caravella. Fresh dorado, tasty wine and good service rounded up the evening! Recommended!

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1 Thank Lost_in_paradise_13
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Good selection of fish and meat dishes. Food was fresh and service was fantastic. Would certainly go again.

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Thank Rojen A
London, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Loved everything, couldn't have been looked after better. Dad can grill fish like an expert, (30 years experience) and the rest of the family all playing their part. Even little sister doing her homework in the corner. Now that's a family business...

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1 Thank Eirwop
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped over for lunch on our way to Elafonisi in this pleasant and sleepy town during the off season. Feeling lazy and enjoyed a relaxed meal of Greek salad and fried shrimps on the terrace under the sun. Just what we needed to continue our journey.

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Thank Linghu-hao
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Went here on recommendation from TripAdvisor. Very popular so, if in peak season, I would suggest going early in the evening or booking. Lots of choice of typical Greek cuisine, had the same dish had eaten earlier in the week elsewhere on the island - the version at Caravella was obviously prepared in the kitchen there and was far superior.

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5 Thank Jacqueline63
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were on holiday with friends in October, found this restaurant and were invited into the kitchen to choose the fish that we would like. Food was wonderful , coudn't fault the fish. Even the Lasagna was great. The ice cream for pudding was also really good.

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4 Thank Rod W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

If you like fish this is the restaurant for you. They had fresh sea bass, sea bream, red snapper caught the same day. My wife had the sea bass. Not cheap but you get what you pay for. The patron took us into the kitchen and showed us the fish options before ordering. A good choice of wines as well... More 

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2 Thank SteveandLizTelford
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

we have try a lot of restaurants in our vacation but Caravella is simply the best! where should i start? the cooking food? the fresh fish? the fresh seafood? the service? everything was amazing! thank you caravella and the team because you make my holidays better! we will definitely come back!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:15 - 23:45
Monday
12:15 - 11:45
Tuesday
12:15 - 11:45
Wednesday
12:15 - 23:45
Thursday
12:15 - 23:45
Friday
12:15 - 23:45
Saturday
12:15 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Paleochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Paleochora

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