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Nikos the Fisherman

Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 021945
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (30 reviews)
“fresh fish” (21 reviews)
“sea bream” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups
€€ - €€€
Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We feel like we are family coming back here every year. At Nikos you will get excellent homemade food different from most other places in town (Cleopatra: you are fabulous!) I especially must mention the different varieties of fresh fish catched by Nikos himself during...More

Thank Erik A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent nearly the whole week eating here Everything we had was fantastic Expect a little longer wait than most places as all cooked to order, but trust me it's well worth the wait Excellent family ran place, can't recommend it highly enough ❤️

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely friendly family restaurant complimentary bread and olives on arrival,my son had the chicken gyros, my wife the calamari and I had the octopus with mamas special potatoes a carafe of local rose , comp desert and espresso's because we had a short...More

Thank Nick F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With a view across Greek rooftops and sunset in the distance we had a good meal of sardines, slouvaki and carafe of red wine. Attentive service. Yum

Thank lindacrisp2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last night and thoroughly enjoyed it. We didn't order a starter but they brought out anchovies, toasted herb bread, avocado dip with olives, they charged us a minimal amount for them but it was lovely. My lady had mussels which came with...More

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Particularly wanted to eat here as the owner is a fisherman so we knew the fish would be fresh. The daughter is the waitress, very good at explaining the fresh fish but also honest about which fish is previously frozen as it is not available...More

Thank StellaDerby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner just got back from a lovely stay in Crete and all I can say is I'm very sad I will have to wait another whole year to eat again at this restaurant! We went by ourselves and with friends and both...More

Thank charlotte k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second time in Koutouloufari, the first time we missed this place, but what special place family run, the waitress was very good, we had a Greek meal for two, about eight or nine separate little dishs all very tasty. Really enjoyed this...More

Thank Stuart T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a brilliant little restaurant, specialising in seafood. I had the feta saganaki (amazing!) and then the speciality of the day - sea bream caught fresh that day. It came with lovely homemade potatoes and salad. This is the nicest fish we had had...More

Thank gfhem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me & my fiancée were very happy with our experience at Nikos the Fisherman. The daughter (waitress) of the owner was informative & attentive throughout the evening we visited. Re the good, the Sea bream was fresh & tasty accompanied by 'Mamma's potatoes' & Greek...More

Thank Stephenovery
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28 April 2016|
Response from Paladar2014 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend to take a taxi from Anissaras Beach as the restaurant it's located in Kouloutufari, which means after Chersonissos center up in the hills. With taxi you will reach it in 10 minutes for approx. 10-12 Euros.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Village Kouloutoufari | Old Village Koutouloufari, Hersonissos, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Hersonissos
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 021945
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