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9 Epimenidou, Heraklion, Crete 712 02, Greece
+30 281 022 3686
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I visited veneto last October and I ate 5 tasteful plates. The quality was good, the view extraordinare and the prices rather high.

Thank ioannisg672
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387 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 249 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a restaurant near our hotel, and stumbled across Veneto. It is not easy to find. The restaurant is on the upper floor of a two story block, and has an open terrace as well as a dining room. We chose to sit outside where we had an excellent view of the harbour. The food was average,... More 

Thank CindyAnn37
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The food prepared by the Chef was absolutely great. The live band was really nice and the notes was getting great with the ambience.but most of all I want to congratulate the service that made me feel like home and especially the waitress Penny.i ll definitely come back soon.

Thank Dim M
Heraklion, Greece
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Veneto is a rather small but very nice restaurant in the heart of the Heraklion city overlooking the venetian port of Heraklion. In the summer you may also seat in the terrace. Whether you want to have a quick lunch or a cosy dinner, the place is worth visiting. Very tasteful dishes, good wine and a magic view, allow to... More 

Thank angel3744
Paris, France
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191 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

The Restaurant is on the sea front and has a splendid view of the Venetian castle. There is a big terrace for fine weather. On the evening that we ate there we chose to sit inside and were placed at a table with a magnificent view. The serving staff were attentive and friendly. We weren’t very hungry and chose moussaka... More 

Thank oldbirder
Kingston upon Thames
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We enjoyed this visit to a restaurant which we came to having found most of the restaurants we had planned to visit were closed. We are please we did. All meals on Crete appear to be ridiculously large. The green salad we shared for a starter (we'd learned by this point!) was still enough greens to ensure a family of... More 

Thank Rachael2001
Szatymaz, Hungary
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful night in this restaurant. The food was delicious and more than enough. The atmosphere is excellent, the staff is very helpful and kind. We were 17 people as a group and nobody complained at all. We spent the last few night in the most recommended restaurant, but this was the best!! I highly recommend this restaurant... More 

Thank bakterbx
South Coast Brit
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Lovely view over the harbour and a largish restaurant. This was a little more expensive than some restaurants, but the food was better too, and the house wine was good. Good English spoken.

Thank SouthCoastBritRachel
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We choose the place because of the location, and that turned out to be a good decision on many more levels. The location oversees the port and the fortress with nice big windows to look at it. The first bonus is the wonderful interior, with a mural of Venice spanning one big wall (as done by an art student that... More 

Thank Piotr S
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Great little find,the staff were very helpful and recommended both the wines and the food to complement each other.The atmosphere was good with a large number of locals using the restaurant for special occasions.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Epimenidou, Heraklion, Crete 712 02, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 022 3686

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?