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Taverna Elia

257 Gerogiannidon | Next to The Football Field, Galatas, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 2821 031720
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tzatziki” (4 reviews)
“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
“sardines” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
257 Gerogiannidon | Next to The Football Field, Galatas, Crete 731 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If u are a meat lover like me then Apokoronas taverna is a must . It is in chania creta greece . It is a local taverna that specializes in grilled meat on coal . The menew is small but everything is unreal. I was...More

Thank thekingspubchania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very cosy taverna with wonderful food. Mostly traditional cuisine and some everyday favourites, all done perfectly. Excellent fried calimari, aubergine salad with grilled bread, great grill. Can get very busy, especially in the late evening, better come early.

Thank oksidor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is no place more tasty more fresh than this spot! The quality of food, the care from the ownership and staff. It was completely untouched by any other establishment I have visited in Crete! I cannot stress how amazing the food was, meals I...More

Thank Vasilie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I recently stayed in a villa around the corner from Taverna Elia and the owner mentioned that we should try this restaurant - it was great advise! In the 11 days we were there, we ate the 4 times and enjoyed each...More

Thank WineLoverDublin
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place of the beaten path. Opposite the direction everybody else heads we found this local gem. Super sevice by the owner and his waitress. Food was genuine and very well cooked. Well worth a visit.

Thank Patrikkens
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We walked up to the restaurant from Kalamaki which is an uphill climb. Takes about 20 minutes and the views from the restaurant are fantastic. Traditional Greek food, well presented, good range. Very accomodating and welcoming. Lovely relaxed evening. Toilets very clean. Free fruit and...More

Thank SarahGoble
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Had some really good food, really friendly staff and a very relaxed environment. I strongly recommend people to pay it a visit, if you're looking for a place the locals turn to rather than the tourists, and to get a proper Crete food experience at...More

Thank mansson_veronica
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We came by after a long walk for a small meal and were met by a friendly staff and the welcoming, funny rooster. We shared a cheese meal but it wasn't really our style - I guess we will never be a fan of strong...More

Thank Patrick J
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We called at Taverna Elia for lunch. Clearly a relaxed and family run taverna, we had a great time. Tzatziki was awesome, a really hit of garlic, as was the Cretan salad (loaded with the Cretan version of Feta) and the toasted bread. We also...More

Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Real Cretan food from super quality for a fair price. Very nice people and good service. Go there!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank Frans58410
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Gerogiannidon | Next to The Football Field, Galatas, Crete 731 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Galatas
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 031720
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