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Alekos Taverna

Odos Stefanidi, Vori, Crete 702 00, Greece
+30 2892 091094
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“cretan salad” (5 reviews)
“lamb chops” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, International, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Odos Stefanidi, Vori, Crete 702 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place to have fun, food and some drinks with friends. Owner, staff and people are so very nice and helpful. Maden us feel right at home. Food was made all fresh. Saw him actually pick some herbs to out in the food. Totally a...More

1  Thank travelfromIdaho
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a restaurant in a beautiful garden with a lovely shady terrace. Food is cooked on ordering and it comes out to you still bubbling in the pan! Delicious food at very reasonable prices. The host speaks excellent English and French. Park in front...More

1  Thank Vanessa N
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We ate here twice while staying near Vori and would definitely recommend a visit. The food is fantastic - definitely try the Cretan Salad and the stuffed courgette flowers (flowers not always available so grab them if offered - stuffed with rice) The owner appears...More

2  Thank FionaCJack
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We have been to Crete (Agia Galini) three times now and it would not be the same without a visit to our favourite taverna. The setting, the food, and the lovely couple that run it are Great! A very quiet tucked away little village is...More

2  Thank Tracy-Leon B
Reviewed 31 August 2017

First we didn't find this tiny restaurant but we were lucky that we had managed it. One of the best food ever! We had lamb chops but not one or two little pieces: we got 6 or 7. The elderly man was very kind although...More

2  Thank Viktória G
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Very tasty Greek food, for 2 appetizers, 3 main dishes and 3 bottles of waters, we paid the total of 43€. I would totally get back again to Alekos tavern.

1  Thank Dionisis P
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Went there for a late lunch after a visit at the Palace of Faistos following TripAdvisor great reviews. I am sorry to report the service wasn't very friendly. The elderly gentleman who served us was quite grumpy and not very welcoming. A shame really as...More

Thank Kiwi B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We went to this restaurant because of the Tripadvisor suggestion and it was a great experience. The village of Vori is a very small one and the tavern is hidden just behind the church. We arrived there around 6 pm which is in Greece too...More

2  Thank Srdan M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Good food served in a lovely setting in a walled garden. We were staying in the village so ate there several times. Highly recommended.

1  Thank jefrancat
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Alekos taverna is well hidden but worth the trip. We sat in the cute courtyard next to orange and lemon trees and hat lamb chops and stuffed meat ball. Both were prepared excellently. Prices were fair too. Highly recommended!

1  Thank Hazzazza
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Odos Stefanidi, Vori, Crete 702 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Vori
  • Phone Number: +30 2892 091094
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