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Samaria Restaurant

| In front of the beach, Hotel Samaria, Chora Sfakion, Sfakia, Crete 73011, Greece
+30 2825 091261
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb” (2 reviews)
“chora sfakion” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
| In front of the beach, Hotel Samaria, Chora Sfakion, Sfakia, Crete 73011, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location right on the sea front and plenty of tables, food was good and service also good, prices are about average with a good selection of menu choices. There was an issue with wasps and we have noticed this before in this village so...More

Thank Stu2247
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Très bonne restaurant et bon sérvice.very nice food service and great restaurant,and hotel olso whid nice room with great views

Thank Achour O
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Good fresh food, we tried many dishes and everything was good (cheese pie, lamb pie, eggplant, calamars, tomatos with rice). Very nice people there and you have also a beautiful sea view. We also ordered some drinks, french fries and desserts for a total of...More

Thank Souraya T
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Terrible food. Don’t try it. It’s a waste of money. Deep frozen ingredients. The only good thing is the sea view.

Thank Πλανετ Γ
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Fish plate was good, lamb in red wine was lamb in oil but ok ....service was indifferent (not busy at all) - a single slice of watermelon as dessert 😞underwhelmed to be honest but maybe it was just an off night .....

Thank divera67
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Slightly different menu from the ubiquitous Cretan fare.We ordered the set menu of 5 dishes for 2 for 25 Euros.Very tasty and generous portions.Good value we thought.Pleasant courtyard ambience with lots of greenery.

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience, cretan food -superb, sea surrandings beautiful. You eat and the sea - play's to you georgous wave's music. Every member of staff including the Chef of kitchen- went out of their way to make us feel comfortable and welcome. Heaven cake's! The waiter...More

Thank Sylwia S
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Firstly, you should be aware this newly refurbished restaurant / hotel is an amalgamation of three businesses: H koyzina The Kitchen, Hotel Livikon and Samaria. When you arrive there is a large and outdoor covered area decorated in fresh, modern colours. The menu offered a...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 20 May 2018

My wife and I stopped here for lunch today. I had octopus salad and my wife had fried calamari. Both were excellent and we did not have long to wait for our food to arrive. We had a nice view of the harbor from our...More

Thank John16752024
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Ate here, it was not something we would do again. Slow service and the absolute minimum given to you. The setting is nice and it is busy but poor value for money.

Thank Alison L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | In front of the beach, Hotel Samaria, Chora Sfakion, Sfakia, Crete 73011, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Sfakia
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 091261
In the heart of Sfakia, the most traditional region of Crete, we have been providing hospitality for almost 30 years. Welcome to Samaria Livikon Hotel & Restaurant offers an exquisite seaside restaurant for your breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu consists of a full palette of local Sfakian and traditional Cretan dishes, and international cuisine. All is freshly prepared by our staff in our modern and professional restaurant kitchen. You can eat outdoors on our shady terrace with full sea view, or indoors. Our friendly staff speaks Greek, English, German, French, and Russian, and can help you with choosing your meal. We also serve a selection of local Cretan wines, draft beers and many other beverages, and fresh Sfakian pastries. Our hotel and restaurant have many guests and groups that are visiting the hotel year after year, of which the staff is very proud.
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