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Taverna Lygaria - CLOSED

The Beach | Lygaria, Agia Pelagia, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
+30 281 081 1242
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
18 Sep 2015
“Nice for a quick lunch”
7 Jul 2015
“nothing special”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, Greek
The Beach | Lygaria, Agia Pelagia, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

Good for some light refreshments. We got tuna salad and some fries, and couldn't fault them. Staff were friendly and spoke English. No pushy sales like some other Cafes in Crete. Nice views from all tables. Can't comment on any of the more elaborate food...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 7 July 2015

the food was not tasty. the vine is very common. service - ok. Ordered a grilled octopus - but it was overgrilled and premarinated. Vegetables - plastic. Quiet clean and nice view.

Thank Eugenia Z
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

This Taverna is in familyhand since 38 Years, and you are welcome like on the first opening day. All meals are fresh cooked and presented fabulous on the plates. All dishes are prepared with family receipies, and invites for more. The whole staff is very...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Nice food, nice location, nice athmosphere and nice people Nearby the sea. Very cheap Highly recommended

Thank Chris N
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Very nice staff, esp. The owner Michel. Simple and tasty! I suggest a cold mythos beer and some grilled octopus. Cheers!!!

Thank Alexandre N
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Another enjoyable meal with great host, located just off the beach, perfect location. NO need to book and service very quick.

Thank ColEv14
Reviewed 14 November 2014

Every time we visit Lygaria we stay there all day and always go to this taverna for lunch. Michael is always very nice and lovely.The food is great and the view is also very beautiful. If you ever visit Lygaria (we think you should) you...More

Thank Lena L
Reviewed 2 October 2014

Some items are wonderful: fried sardines, grilled dorado, spaghetti with shrimp, pork and mushrooms. All the foods are very simple, very fresh, unpretentious, like Lygaria, and essentially home-cooked.. You don't come to a place like Lygaria for cuisine but for Greek hospitality and the fabulous...More

Thank judyjupiter
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I visited this restaurant twice for dinner during my stay at Lygaria beach last week. The first evening, the calamari and greek salad were alright, nothing special, but rather average quality. The following evening I returned, only to have a terrible experience. I ordered the...More

Thank Smagyar
Reviewed 2 June 2014 via mobile

We stayed for 2 weeks and liked the fresh cuisine every day. Operated still by the family its an authentic Greek kitchen. Products used are fresh, local, eventuell from own garden. Guests arrived here even walking from Agia Pelagia.

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Groups, Local cuisine
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  • Address: The Beach | Lygaria, Agia Pelagia, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 081 1242
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