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Caravella Restaurant

Main Street, Paleochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“sea bass” (13 reviews)
“fresh fish” (38 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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Main Street, Paleochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
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1 - 10 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited Paleochora from July 10 to July 17, 2017. We looked at other restaurants and ate at a few of them, but we returned to the Caravella Family Restaurant, at least once a day, as our preferred place to dine. First, there is its...More

1  Thank Ziege2016
Reviewed 2 days ago

it was just next to the sea, the dishes arrived quickly... we have ordered almost all the sea food in the menu... so we have spent lots of hours drinking ouzo and eating everything... all were delicious so no need to specify on a specific...More

1  Thank Arist_Samos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The worst & most expensive meal in Crete.Overcooked fish and lamb.No flavor,as no seasoning.The owner just wanted the most cash out of us.After ordering we never saw anyone again.Had to ask 4 times for wine and struggled to pay the bill, no one interested.Very disappointed,give...More

Thank iansbray
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered calamari, octopus and shrimps with a Greek salad that had lettuce in it and an eggplant dip. Calamari was good, the rest was okay. Not crazy about the white wine. Ends off with a house dessert that was original but good, fresh watermelon and...More

Thank Silvana P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely family run fish restaurant in a very good and quiet position. The sea bass (20€) and octopus (€12) were simply superb. Any good restaurant will be proud of their house wine and the white is a delicate sauvignon Blanc, with a touch of Muscatel...More

1  Thank RoentgenX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this restaurant - lovely fresh fish and good varied menu. We stayed two nights in Palechora and ate at this restaurant both nights as we were so impressed by food and service.

1  Thank patnowfree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant own their own fishing boat, so the fish is really fresh. We visited the kitchen to choose the fish, but when we couldn't make our minds, the owner proposed that we can take one of each and then share them. When we had...More

Thank Harri V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Experienced personell. Good wines. Perfect spot neat the sea. Good seafood. Perfect for couples. Has TV in case of games.

Thank Anders Ö
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very busy Fish Restaurant although other greek dishes are also available. Not the cheapest place to eat but very good. We ate fresh sea bass which we picked ourselves from the kitchen.The service was excellent and the fish could be filleted at the table If...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice, traditional tavern, and an actice owner present, who seemed to be an active but friendly salesman. He presented us the kitchen and different raw materials, like fishes and their gills to see it is fresh (needs to be very red for fresh fish). Service...More

1  Thank JPOL6
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Deby L
16 July 2015|
Response from David A | Reviewed this property |
There's a large parking lot 30 ft away from the restaurant that many people use to visit the town.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:15 - 23:45
12:15 - 11:45
12:15 - 11:45
12:15 - 23:45
12:15 - 23:45
12:15 - 23:45
12:15 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Paleochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Paleochora
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