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Telonio Beach, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
+30 2822 023569
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good17%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“sea bream” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Telonio Beach, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

Lovely food. Very large portions. Slouvaki is highly recommended. Staff very friendly and attentive. Nice atmosphere

Thank flowery305
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We were not planning to go to this place, but the hostes convinced us (she can speak and attract people to this place). We were disapointed by the taste, quantity and the way how the food was looking. At the end, we were also disapointed...More

Thank Tatiana C
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great place on the sea with stunning view towards the bay. Great selection of local food served in a huge quantity, all fresh. Very helpful and friendly staff.

1  Thank Elek M
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with affordable prices.The hostesses are great and staff makes you feel welcome!

Thank Timo O
Reviewed 28 July 2018

I've been at Aretousa twice with my husband. I usually like to change place every time but we had a very good experience here. People are lovely and warm and the food is really good, authentic and freshly cooked every day. We said we're vegan...More

Thank Le_Sex_en_Rose
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Fresh sea food but never order pasta- not tasety. In my opinion its not too expensive but it should be cheaper

Thank po9po9po9
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

They make a nice show to get you to sit down but the food never arrives. A lot of words but not much more!

Thank David M
Reviewed 6 June 2018

This place is a joke. We had sea food spaghetti. Unfortunatelly, it the worst dish I ever had,It was tasteless. There were 5 frozen shrimps in it. Nevermore....More

Thank Andrzej G
aretousa tavern a, Ιδιοκτήτης at Aretousa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Dear Andrzej G,you are right about the shrimps.they were frozen,as it is writen in our menu that they are frozen with a star next to it.we never said that they were fresh.regarding the dish if it was tasteless,i will leave up to the past critics...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

We learned from the owner that the taverna's name comes from a sad Greek story about a sailor who leaves everything behind, including his woman, to explore the sea. But there is nothing sad about this restaurant. The owners are friendly and attentive to customers,...More

1  Thank B2759WGandrewb
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Not sure how many people work in the kitchen but we were waiting for an hour for all the food to come, plate by plate while they were running to call more people in the restaurant not being able to serve the tables they already...More

Thank Anastasiia B
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Telonio Beach, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Kissamos
  • Phone Number: +30 2822 023569
Enjoy our traditional cretan dishes by the sea.we are a family restaurant so we take care our customers like family!!nice enviroνment,low prices,tasty foods,happy customers!!
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