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Marineli Ioannou 13, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
+30 281 025 6391
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (27 reviews)
“smoked trout” (2 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Marineli Ioannou 13, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You will find Ladokolla very easily, in the heart of old town Iraklion, just a few steps off the main shopping promenade. A small, cozy family owned restaurant. Superb service, and the meal was, well, divine might sound too superlative, but honestly not! We started...More

Thank Stefan A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very pleased by the friendly service and the delicious food: seafood gratin in fresh tomato sauce, superb flavours and fish of the day: bream. Truly amazing dessert offered to us: a delicate rich dark chocolate mousse! And raki!

Thank triplemuse61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very good tavern, downtown Heraklion. The name «Ladokola» suits to a Greek traditional tavern, but the variety of the dishes is a nice surprise, especially those of fish. It is found in a quiet area and it is ideal for companies who want to...More

Thank Spyridon1975
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this family run restaurant,after a few hours in the enlightening Historical Museum of Crete (well worth a visit and only 5€ each). The food was wonderful, Cuttlefish Black risotto and Fresh squid in pesto with couscous.... both delicious, and with the 1/2L of...More

Thank Li1ibet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved it so much we went twice during our short break in Heraklion. Our hotel had recommended another taverna closeby which was very typical and very good but we stumbled on Ladokolla on the way back and booked for the following day. We shared...More

Thank LynnWin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place by chance, looked nice, so popped in for a light lunch. We ordered, grilled halloumi cheese, courgette balls, a Greek salad and some red mullets. Everything was beautifully presented and very well cooked. Great service in a comfortable setting, highly...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is great! The fish is fresh and really good (we choose the catch of the day). Staff is friendly and professional. You can sit in the shadow, just around the corner of one of the main street. Recommended!

Thank Lisette v
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Have been there many times for lunch break or business meetings. Great service, amazing sea food, presented in gourmet style. A must visit definitely!!

Thank apapafloratos
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The food was really nice, large portions well cooked had some excellent fish dishes. Only one waitress of the two spoke English possibly the reason for previous bad reviews but what can you expect visiting a none English speaking country. The restaurant had a good...More

Thank MistryDay
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Inefficient service and rude.no one to service guest,had to ask everything ourselves more than once.food fairly good but really delayed.had to leave after of more than an hour waiting and no one even apologized.at the same time, all waiters sitting at a table smoking

Thank QDQuack
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marineli Ioannou 13, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 025 6391
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