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Taverna Kyria Maria

20 Moshovitou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 029078
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (7 reviews)
“moussaka” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
20 Moshovitou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Go and try the delicious briam, spinach pies and fried zucchini. Really. Try this! Delicious! And say ‘hello’ to the chef Athanasia. She is great.

Thank Astrid H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had Maria’s plate for 2 and a Greek salad 2 times which was fabulous and then the 3rd time we went had the octopus stifado and the meatballs. Great service and wonderful flavours.

Thank Elizabeth0274611341
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch in Kyria Maria taverna on a monday afternoon. The location was good, taverna was located in a beautiful shadowy alley. That is The only positive thing to say: salads were average at best. Appetizers werent very tasty. I waited for lamb...More

1  Thank Veera V
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was suggested to us as a restaurant that has Cretan food. And it was the friendliest restaurant! Very welcoming waiters and nice food. The eggplant and zucchini were highly appreciated by us. We ordered a salad to eat on the side, with cucumber,...More

Thank Panos B
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We were around five people looking for a tavern to have one of our last dinners. The tavern Kyria Maria is a friendly and clean tavern with really nice waiters who helped us order the best of their traditional courses. If we can suggest some...More

Thank arestosteo3
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

It was a sunny day and we wanted to spend it on a day tour in Rethymnon. We walked around the city and stopped for lunch at a traditional Cretan tavern, called Kyria Maria. Perfect choice, as we hadn’t tasted local dishes yet. Soon we...More

1  Thank gregory m
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

A delightful family taverna in a colourful little street in the old town of Rethymno hides the secrets of the Cretan hospitality and flavours! Definitely worth a visit.

1  Thank maira e
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The cheapest meal we had all week, the quality of the food wasn’t great, your in an alley, away from the main stream of tourist’s, which had its advantages, but local used the alley as a cut through, and the tables are both sides of...More

3  Thank Alec W
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My partner had the moussaka which was full of taste and well portioned.I opted for rabbit and was massively disappointed. The portion was tiny, had more bone than meat and the meat was tough. The potatoes dish had 3 potatoes which tasted lovely but it...More

Thank Maccs P
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely food, nice staff, beautiful back ally setting. Cretan hospitality, not too expensive and a must do when you're in Rethymno.

Thank Marc B
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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
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Moshovitou, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 029078
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