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Veranta Restaurant

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Agia Marina, Crete 73100, Greece
+30 697 485 1827
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Poznan, Poland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

The best food (specially typical creatan), price and owner- Nikos Modelo. back eveytime I am in Agia Marina☺

Thank Karolina K
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Lovely family who looked after us and courteously provided appetizers with raki - don't drink it with ouzo though! The food was very tasty and nicely presented.

Thank Fairy464
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Fabulous two evenings with my friends in the most friendliest place on Crete. Beautiful place with great food and awsome service. Mr Nicholas was very friendly, we felt so welcome! We had a lot of Greek, Cretan dishes and it was so nice. Definitely go there, experience Mr Nicholas hospitality and love to his job. Thank you for a great... More 

Thank Mateja Š
Drammen, Norway
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The kids loved the playground, but the food didn't meet our standards. I guess I'm spoiled, but the whole vibe was like being in somebody's home. Not what I was looking for. Friendly staff and fantastic view though. Playground, staff and view gets my stars.

Thank Håkon S
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Were recommended this restaurant by an old friend in Agia Marina and told of homegrown vegetables and lamb on the spit. Nikos the owner made us most welcome, but sadly we had picked a rare night with no lamb on the spit, so best to check in advance although apparently this is on most nights. Wide choice on menu, Nikos... More 

Thank forest4theprem
Oxford, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This picture doesn't do the restaurant justice. At the top of the hill from Agia Marina you will receive a warm welcome from Nicos and his staff. A mix of classic Cretan dishes with some European meals to choose from

Thank hickeydick
Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
Reviewed 20 July 2016

we were in Veranta in July with small kids and it was perfect for them there. We had a table at a garden next to the huge playground so kids were happy there and we could enjoy our food and wine.

Thank biva2spa
Prague, Czech Republic
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We like eating ať this restaurant. The food is always very good and if you like to eat typical Greek dinner, this is the right place. The owner is very friendly, the staff as well.

Thank evcus
1 review
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I can recommend this restaurant, very nice food and the service was great. There is also the playground for children so you can enjoy your dinner and they can play.

Thank Daniela N
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
1 review
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We always visit Veranta taverna when we visit this part of Crete. The food is great and the service is good. The kids love the playground and we always feel welcome.

Thank Ricki S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Agia Marina, Crete 73100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Agia Marina
  • Phone Number: +30 697 485 1827
We are open daily to welcome you on a place built with love and high spirits.Our menu is full of traditional Cretan delicatessens, and many tasteful choice from our oven.Vegetables are all from our garden and the meat is always local. We use only extra virgin Cretan olive oil.On a beautiful, 400 sq. m. play ground you can watch your kids playing.Feel the Cretan hospitality and love in Veranta.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?