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Medusa Restaurant

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Kato Gouves Odos Vlychados, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece
+30 2897 042663
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Today
10:45 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 10:45 - 00:00
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked past Medusa everyday, Antonio was always so friendly, and was able to advise us on a few things that made our holiday even better. We are there twice that week, both times were awesome. I love seafood and this was the best place in Gouves. My wife does not like it as much as me but the menu... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was really lovely, the restaurant was clean and looked nice, the staff were friendly but a bit slow on service but worth the wait x

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Thank Katie D
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We had a lovely meal here in a bright, friendly restaurant where you feel truly welcome. The "icing on the cake" was the bottle of wine which was suggested. Our waiter knew his wines and was very enthusiastic in a non-pushy way. It was a treat. A blend of chardonnay with a local "aromatic" variety made a truly unique flavour... More 

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Thank Sue L
Coventry, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Ate here a couple of times. Staff very friendly and a great menu. Lovely to see the fish de-boned at the table - and the prawns are massive!

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Thank Liz0909
england
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely restaurant, clean and modern. after reading good reviews I was excited to try the very large prawns (shrimp) the menu stated they were grilled. but that was it, no seasoning just plain. a little disappointing wish I'd had the fish. they fillet it at the table which was very impressive.

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Thank mrsmcdonald9
Livingston, Scotland, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

This place is brilliant the food is to die for. Excellent service from all staff members, Spotless clean, cant really say anymore its a must

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Thank Shirley B
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Had a great meal here. I took the shrimp saganaki followed by Chicken Souvlaki wrapped in bacon both of which were delicious. My wife had whole sea bream whick was de-boned at the table, also delicious. Lovely restaurant and friendly staff. Would recommend.

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Thank Ian W
Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

In my view this restaurant should be at number 1. The food is excellent and the guy who runs it is very nice guy.

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Thank shaun o
leicester
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

My sister and I are here a couple of times and the food was lovely each time. Good service and nice choice of wine. Highly recommended.

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Thank jessebabyLeicester
Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We found Medusa nearby to our hotel in Gouves and didn't know what to expect. The staff were excellent! We were recommended a great Cretan Syrah and enjoyed dishes of fish and lamb. Very pleased with all aspects of this restaurant. Thanks for a great last night in Greece!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:45 - 00:00
Monday
10:45 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:45 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:45 - 00:00
Thursday
10:45 - 00:00
Friday
10:45 - 00:00
Saturday
10:45 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kato Gouves Odos Vlychados, Gouves, Crete 700 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gouves
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 042663

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?