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Taverna O Gyalos

) #14 of 33 Restaurants in Kalyves €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, Greek
Kalives, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (8 reviews)
“greek salad” (4 reviews)
“lamb chops” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek
€€ - €€€
Kalives, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
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1 - 10 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Owner was rude, ignored us and refused to clear our table. We ordered our food and she was snappy and impolite, acting as though we were an inconvenience. We didn't bother staying. With an attitude like that, who'd want to stay and spend money there....More

Thank Emilia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in resort for a week and this was our favourite restaurant.Just really nice traditional food, great atmosphere, but it was the music they played that was the final sell. Not the usual zorba soundtrack, really great greek folk.

Thank Marmite146
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Nice beach side taverna.... good Swordfish... nice staff and fee WiFi... just ignore the cats that will try and claw at your thighs!!

Thank redsanguine
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

A beach restaurant and bar with the friendliest staff in Crete. A must return to bar for the service alone

Thank gerry g
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Great combination of food location smiles sea service, want more?what else!!!!!just more time....we realy enjoy our stayement in a aparthment near by this taverna, our local neighbor recomded,and this was it!fall in love!see you again gyes this august for two weeks!!!!

Thank fragiskos k
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We live most of the year on the fringe of Kalyves and discovered Gyalos Taverna on the town beach last Summer. This is a 'must visit' taverna. Impeccable service and food that is a cut above the norm - but priced sensibly. Friends visiting us...More

3  Thank PeterGartrell
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We had a few days on the beach during our stay in August 2016, and we like the friendly staff and welcoming atmosphere. Drinks were great but perhaps a little on the pricey side but it is right on the beach. We had a couple...More

Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We used this restaurant many times on our holiday. Great food and very friendly service. Thanks to Frank and all his staff for making us feel special.

2  Thank A & J B
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Good food and drink, On the beach Friendly staff and fire-pit on the beach when it gets cold (rarely)

2  Thank Njsouth
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We visited this taverna twice for lunch during our stay in Almyrida. Sited on Kalyves' sandy beach it is a dream for visitors who want to spend their holiday laying in the sun and just popping to the bar for a drink or into the...More

2  Thank Peterthepost
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Frank I have just received a phone call from a lady who thinks you might be interested in live music this summer have you a email address or phone number that I can talk to you on?
5 June 2017|
Response from fragiskos k | Reviewed this property |
yea mail is: frankmik83@yahoo.gr mobile : 6972367442
Google Translation
Do you know yet which night will you be having live Greek music in 2017?
7 January 2017|
Response from fragiskos k | Reviewed this property |
hi,sorry for not answer earlier because plans werent done,but now every wensday will be for all the summer 2017!!!! we are looking forward to see you and enjoy life
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalives, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
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