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Telonio Beach, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
+30 2822 023569
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good17%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (6 reviews)
“sea bream” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Seafood, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Telonio Beach, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Great place for our family. We had griled fish and it was really tasty. Our child had chiken burger which was good too. And ofcourse we get raki and a pie as a gift. Great place!

1  Thank Aurika S
Reviewed 3 May 2018

always stay away from restaurant owners that grab you on the street! I should have listened to that advice. The restaurant was empty, that was a sign. But the owner said "it's because we're not on trip-advisor". Well... Food was lousy and bland. Half of...More

Thank Pascal M
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Very welcoming hostess! Accommodating to our 1 yo. Zucchini balls and pita bread were to die for. Views weren’t bad either! Family owned and run business.

Thank aliciawolfe
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We hadone of the most memorable meals here. The zucchini balls and dolmades were so delicious. My children throughly enjoyed the snails and chicken souvlaki and the stuffed squid was out of this world. Highly recommend this restaurant

1  Thank Roseanb
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Ambient and well-located, with friendly staff. Food was mixed - souflaki very good, moussaka disappointing. but a pleasant experience.

1  Thank PandYUk
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The best restaurant in Kissamos. The owner as well as the staff are very polite and friendly. All dishes are fresh and delishes. The ambience is very relaxing and and the sea view from the restaurant is charming. Perfect place for spending a good time...More

Thank andrzejek2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
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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