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Taverna Kavos

Kalou Xwriou, Istron, Crete 721 00, Greece
+30 2841 061330
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“moussaka” (8 reviews)
“tomato soup” (4 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Kalou Xwriou, Istron, Crete 721 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting Voulisma Beach we we lucky to end up right in front of this taverna. Great home cooked meals and fantastic view of the bay. If you plan on visiting the beach look no further.

Thank Mor G
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Liked this place a lot . Family run , very helpful on menu choices , well cooked and presented . Fish excellent had the sea bream and the sardines both excellent . would recommend just for the lovely people that run the restaurant

Thank mikejolly63
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Taverna facing the Voulisma beach in Istron, next to the main road, has a nice terrace, where good food is served in a nice atmosfere. For a day or evening visit.

Thank ElenaEleni
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We ate here 3 times during our stay in Istron and each time the food was excellent. Staff here welcome you like family and are happy to explain anything on the menu. A great mix of Greek dishes as well as the popular choices of...More

Thank ReviewerEm
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I got the best bekri meze I ever had. The atmosphere is friendly and there is a great view over the see.

Thank frederik9370
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This looks like the sort of restaurant that microwaves everything- menus with pictures etc! However we were very pleasantly surprised that most of the food was cooked fresh and tasted great. It's not the best food in the area but it's probably the best value...More

Thank HeatherandSimon
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Staff was so friendly and they have a big menu with lots of different food including pictures of the food. When we payed they tried to charge us extra but writing "3" as a "5" but we refused to pay extra and as the original...More

Thank rob123rob123
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Delicious see food. Fantastic hospitality and no question is too much for the lady of the house. Great experience.

Thank SchrauwenB
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Really friendly and fun hosts, our meal was amazing (crete salad and giant shrimp), great location. I have not one negative or even neutral thing to say about this place, it's great. We were on a two week vacation in Greece and this was our...More

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Best tzatziki in Crete!!! The owners are super nice and very tasty food. Great view of the sea front and easy location

Thank Davide G
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Nearby Attractions
Voulisma Beach
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.15 km away
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.15 km away
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.75 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalou Xwriou, Istron, Crete 721 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Istron
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 061330
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