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Taverna OmbrosGialos

) #18 of 25 Restaurants in Sfakia €€ - €€€ Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood
Main street | Main waterfront hotel Taverna walkway, Sfakia, Crete 723 00, Greece
+30 699 990 8211
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea bass” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Main street | Main waterfront hotel Taverna walkway, Sfakia, Crete 723 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As others have said, this is not a cheap place to eat. The man who tempted us in was so passionate about the fish that we felt we had to try it. He is very honest about the pricing which is about 48euro per kilo....More

Thank yantofram
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We were approached numerous times by staff to attend - usually we avoid this, but decided this time to give them the benefit of the doubt. Whilst the fish was tasty - it was ridiculously over priced. As per previous reviews - they could not...More

Thank Tbirds34
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Our one bad experience in the town. We should have known better when the waiter said they could not tell us the price in advance! We paid what it would have cost in a fancy city restaurant for food no better than anywhere else in...More

Thank dandeve
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Its fish is said to be excellent: we had meat dishes cooked on the grill. The Greek salad was very good value and the grilled food very sound

1  Thank snurdbat007
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The food at OmbrosGailos is superb! They serve really good greek food. The staff is nice and very helpful. We will definitely come back!

1  Thank Michaela B
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The staff here are all delightful, friendly and efficient. The zucchini balls were excellent and the house white extremely palatable. However, the fresh fish is very expensive!! We have spent many holidays in Corfu where fresh sea bass is €12-15, and just along the coast...More

1  Thank cherry_bobby
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We have just been to this restaurant and thingthing was very good, very fresh and tasty food, excellent service, cold beer.... Just that type of restaurant that make you feel happy you chose it. Very cute small and quiet beach near by. If in crete...More

1  Thank cestlaviebaby
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Driving back to Chania we pass Chora Sfakion and luckily it was dinner time and stopped. We like fish and here we had the best grilled calamari and grilled sardines ever; Grilled fish perfectly cooked! Nice view as well. The name is actually Obros gialos....More

1  Thank Natasa N
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We liked the look of the menu when we passed by in the afternoon so we returned for dinner. We had Shrimp Rossoto and stuffed red peppers with rice and cheese and a liter of house wine all for 30 euros. Each dish was perfectly...More

1  Thank stanbr
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We traveled to Sfakia from Loutro and already planned to stay in the village for one night. Lucky we did this because we came across this restaurant. It's a pity that so many who come here come only to pass this small place to immediately...More

2  Thank RicoWH
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main street | Main waterfront hotel Taverna walkway, Sfakia, Crete 723 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Sfakia
  • Phone Number: +30 699 990 8211
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