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Malindretou road,kato stalos | 3th Parodos Malindretou,Kato Stalos,Chania,Creece, Stalos, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 2821 068758
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (10 reviews)
“homemade wine” (2 reviews)
“grilled feta” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Malindretou road,kato stalos | 3th Parodos Malindretou,Kato Stalos,Chania,Creece, Stalos, Crete 731 00, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

Super great restaurant in the Stalos area. It was a Little hard to find, but it was the time well spent. Fantastic great food, authentic kretan food. We had lamb / meatballs. I have never had lamb, made this great before. We talked with the...More

1  Thank Jan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this delightful family run restaurant a number of times during our stay. Lovely traditional local dishes cooked by the mum, with the daughter talking us through the menu. Highly recommend the lamb cooked in olive oil and the moussaka, but all the dishes...More

1  Thank Tim W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant was a bit uphill from the big road. The food was truly the best in the whole Crete. It was real authentic mother’s food and so tasty. Service was great! We will come again.

1  Thank Saara N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at this restaurant twice in our time in Stalos and would highly recommend a visit. The authentic Greek food is fabulous, the vine leaves and the moussaka are the best we have eaten. My wife had stifado which was very tender and...More

1  Thank Jim - O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place, a bit off the beaten track, but absolutely worth a little walk. I had dinner with my 14-year old son. I loved how the waitress (daughter of the family keeping the place) gave recommendations directly to him - and also she was...More

1  Thank Anu T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this lovely restaurant twice on our break in Kato Stalos. We have been here a few times before and were not disappointed! The food is exceptional, very traditional and the service is friendly and efficient. Easily found once you know the way, second...More

1  Thank Christina A
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

This place Is a little off the beaten track and not well signed however it is well worth the uphill 10 min walk from the main road for the wonderful service we received and really lovely food. We ordered grilled feta with the local speciality...More

1  Thank Steve P
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A really nice restauran with excellent cretan traditional dishes, the best food we ate in our trip and with the best wine ever. We went two times and both times the food was something else. Really a different taste from everything else we ate in...More

2  Thank GeorgeBantourakis
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Mmy girlfriend and I decided to have dinner at Amethystos inspired by all the good reviews on TripAdvisor. We tried many places in Stalos and this was our favorite. The food was just amazing and the atmosphere is warm: It seems to eat at home....More

2  Thank Miscio91
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is really lovely restaurant which shouldn't be missed when you visit Stalos.The food was delicious and well presented.The service was exceptional,everything was very well explained by Xrusa.We felt really great and welcomed in this restaurant.Thank you so much to you Xrusa and your family.

2  Thank Hannah M
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12 July 2016|
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Response from 1942Eryl | Reviewed this property |
I think the other correspondents have given you the right directions. It's a lovely restaurant and well worth a visit particularly when Eleftharia comes out for a chat and tries to teach you Greek! Wine is local and very... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malindretou road,kato stalos | 3th Parodos Malindretou,Kato Stalos,Chania,Creece, Stalos, Crete 731 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Stalos
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 068758
Cozy, family and traditional restaurant with delicious and filling portions, every day specialties. We serve the best homemade wine, raki and rakomelo(raki with honey). We only use our certified olive oil to cook. Hearty service ("Philoxenia") and fair prices. Credit cards accepted. Accessibility to disabled. If you think of celebrating birthday or other events, Amethystos can prepare one completely unforgettable evening. Daily open from 10.00 until closing.
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