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Taverna Amelia

Agia Varvara, Crete 724 00, Greece
+30 694 827 4437
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (4 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
“kleftiko” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Greek, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Agia Varvara, Crete 724 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to Sissi a few times, but 4 times this year (June, July, August and September). I would say I’ve eaten here probably 20 times in the 4 weeks I’ve been in Sissi this year. Taverna Amelia is a family run business and it...More

Thank Richieboy1972
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant several times during our holiday ☀️Once we went there we never ate anywhere else 🙂Why would we? Laurence and his staff are welcoming and this continues throughout your meal☀️The food is absolutely amazing literally from the free starters the main courses...More

Thank tracywhiting2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say, from the moment you arrive you are greeted with a smile, looked after and shown to a table. The Amelia is simply a great place to eat and drink, a fun atmosphere. Laurence and his family make you feel so welcome...More

Thank Resort140168
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside it looks authentic and as soon as you walk in the staff are so friendly and helpful ,good menu with lots of traditional dishes and all cooked to perfection the service is excellent and the free starter,desserts and raki go down a...More

3  Thank garyarnold73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I dined her several times on our trip. Great food, excellent service and a beautiful atmosphere as well. The owner, Lorents was very attentive and gracious. We will definitely be back on our next trip!

Thank Sightsee248177
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to taverna Amelia when we stayed in Sissi, what a fantastic place, really enjoyed the food and the service was brill, really friendly place very welcoming. We even went back for Greek night, the entertainment was brilliant and I even joined in with the...More

Thank vicki260280
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first time we went they had a Greek night with music and singer and was very busy. Had complimentary starter consisting of garlic bread, beetroot salad potato salad and pasta salad, which was quite filling. I had meatballs in tomato sauce which were covered...More

Thank Irene C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great menu, friendly efficient service run by one family, tasty authentic food and a really fun atmosphere....one of my favourite restaurants we ate at all week and I don’t hesitate in recommending it 🇬🇷💙

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great authentic greek restaurant, live music, dancing, excellent food and small carafe of raki. Hospitality was brilliant and the place was packed all night

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner came to this restaurant on the last night of our holiday on recommendation of other holiday makers, so glad we came here on the last day of our holiday. First of all the service is excellent, staff extremely friendly you get...More

1  Thank w161
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20 June 2018|
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Response from gill009 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it opens for lunch the food is gorgeous
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agia Varvara, Crete 724 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Agia Varvara
  • Phone Number: +30 694 827 4437
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