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Hellas taverna

Minoos Str.19, Stalis, Crete, Greece
+30 2897 032789
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“olive bread” (4 reviews)
“pork” (8 reviews)
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Minoos Str.19, Stalis, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was another hot day so the breeze up on the balcony was welcomed. Lovely food, had Feta in the oven then the Greek plate. Washed it down with the obligatory fresh fruit and raki. Great service, as always, very welcoming staff.

Thank JACF815
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely authentic greek meal here on Greek night, followed by plate smashing and dancing in the street and on the table. All offered raki and shots but the men get the better deal here by far. Constantly being refilled with Raki and brandy....More

Thank 857louise
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this restaurant, great food, welcoming staff and a traditional setting. Greek nights are Friday and Monday I believe. We enjoyed a mixed grill between us, reasonable prices and free shots. The Greek night has music, Greek dancing in the streets and smashing of...More

Thank Jim O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little quirky restaurant, they hold a greek night twice a week with dancing & plate smashing - and everyone gets free raki & a banana!! Food was very good

Thank Keiley O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a last minute 7 nite hol in Stalis staying at Villa Ritsa,,just over the main road ,150 meters and down 5 steps ,right there is the BEST place in Stalis or prob anywhere else ,, ,Christianos chatted on the street about Stalis in...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good fresh food and excellent friendly staff. My husband and I have visited Hellas lots of times during our holidays in Stalis over the years and have enjoyed every meal. Would recommend the souvlaki, chicken in wine sauce and the special Hellas omelette ( along...More

Thank caroldee2016
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here a few nights good food and reasonable very friendly astmosphere a good place to visit ...also there is live music every night and dancing In the street Greek style u will enjoy xx

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Went here to experience a real Cretan night and weren't disappointed. the menu choice is traditional, well cooked and well presented. Lovely staff, great atmosphere and great audience participation.

Thank Reesh_13
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

This is our second time in Stalis&we came back due the gorgeous food&amazing staff! Easily the best place to eat in Crete!❤️

Thank Rachael A
Reviewed 29 June 2017

we had a lovely meal here and the atmosphere was very relaxed. The staff were very welcoming and recommended different things to try. Definately worth a visit.

Thank tim6666
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Response from Ian S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I`m not sure but we went in May last year which is early in season so they may be open late in season but looking at other answers ,probably not, sorry
30 September 2016|
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Response from eleni p | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi! yes of course
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Response from Rhondda-mam | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know as we paid cash which I think is preferred in most places. Fantastic place tho
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Minoos Str.19, Stalis, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Stalis
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 032789
This taverna is on the western side of the resort of Stalis on Crete. It is called Hellas but may appear under its Greek spelling of Ellas.
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