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Avra Restaurant

| Ammoudi Beach, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 72100, Greece
+30 2841 022530
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sirloin steak” (6 reviews)
“prawns” (15 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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| Ammoudi Beach, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 72100, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Don’t we always gravitate towards the main hub, square or other gathering of cafe bars huddled together and then try and pick between them? What if we didn’t do that and instead ate lunch or dinner a little bit outside of town. Save the town...More

Thank Antony J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Based on TA reviews my wife and I tried this restaurant and we were. not disappointed. It deserves a great review....the front of house were a brother and bro in law combination that worked well. They were friendly, helpful and provided very good service. More...More

Thank Silverfox1405
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here on a Friday evening in October. Pork shank & Spaghetti Avra were delicious - only small criticism was the French fries that came with the shank were slightly below par compared to others we'd had elsewhere.

Thank Blubeckers13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here 3 times during our stay kleftico on the first visit was delicious prawn provincal and steak on other visits all excellent my wife and our friends all said their food was very good and generous portions

Thank Vince1952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food quantity is amazing and the price is rock bottom. The quality of the food is divine as well. This is one of the few restaurants in my time here that had repeat custom

Thank jimmymunn83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for breakfast after a tiring walk. After breakfast we rested for a while and dozed off for like 5mins and was asked to leave. Wth? Pity because we were planning to come back for dinner. Owner didn't seem welcoming from the start. Just...More

Thank Yiwen L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend of my wife said try it as she and her family had been eating there for years - so we did! It's within walking distance but around a kilometre from Agi town centre on the 'coast' road.... I had the Seafood Avra Special...More

Thank BigBadBobbieBrown
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate several times at Avra during ou recent holiday to Agios Nikolaos and were never disappointed - the food was fab, great choices and nothing was a bother to the staff. The shared starters 1or 2 are to be recommended and the pork fillet...More

Thank Rosie60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely beautiful home cooked food at reasonable prices. My husband had the best steak, cooked to perfection. It was so good we were reluctant to eat anywhere else in case we were disappointed. Staff were pleasant and looked after everyone. Certainly would recommend it. Can't...More

Thank abdonoghue1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here while exploring and so glad we did! The best grilled octopus of our trip!! Awesome service and a beautiful view helped make this one of our most memorable lunches on our honeymoon.

Thank Megan C
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ken g
26 June 2016|
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Response from Paul W | Reviewed this property |
You've got it dead right.We ate at the other restaurants you mentioned and found the Avra the best .Good food and good service in a nice setting it does what is says on the tin.The Brothers who work front of house made us... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Ammoudi Beach, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 72100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Agios Nikolaos
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 022530
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