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Taverna Fantastiko

Maroulas, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
+30 698 844 2728
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Mediterranean, Greek
Maroulas, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I am so happy we stumbled upon this beautiful little place. It is up on the highest point of Rethymno where you have a panoramic view of the bay. The food has amazing, home cooked flavor. We tried the mixed platter to share, which was...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't eat here as it was only a turn around point but fantastico was incredibly clean with to die for views. Would be a fab sunset romantic meal setting!

Thank arthurwebb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read about here on Trip Advisor we ventured out. Not disappointed. Shared the vegetable meze plate, hubby then followed this with beef stefado. The only couple there so had our own private dining.

Thank rosamund_bone
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having seen this taverna on Tripadvisor and then having had it recommended to us by the owner of the hotel we were staying at we decided this was one place we should try and we were not disappointed. The taxi ride up to it was...More

Thank Hilary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tzatziki - was great, little bit spicy with lots of garlic. Greek salad without peppers (our special order) - good salad, fresh vegetables. Grilled cheese - amazing! Tasted like a real home-made cheese. Lamb chops - super tasty! Fresh, juicy meat. Lamb stew with veggies...More

1  Thank starconnection
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this restaurant. The restaurant is on the very top of the hill with outstanding views all around. The owners are very welcoming and friendly, and it's a great place to take the family or have a romantic dinner for two. The food is...More

Thank Jennyhu2017
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The restaurant lies on the top of the hill after the village Maroulas due to this, the view is really beautiful. The lady who runs the restaurant is nice and polite. The food is decent but nothing special, i think the best you can do...More

Thank stathisd
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We ate here twice. Being new in the region we googled restaurants. T.F. got high ratings and we certainly know why: first off all the food is good, very tasty. The ambiance is very nice (even on a windy night), the service is swift and...More

Thank Dineke S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A most memorable place to eat. Fantastic views to the mountains and sea. Family run, attention to detail and most amazing food. On the top of my list when next visiting Crete.

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Called here with no reservation on late on first night after 13 hour day traveling from UK. Place was nearly empty, but party of 5 welcomed and well fed. Mixed plata for starters (cheese served separately because one member of party alergic) to be recommended...More

2  Thank grumpyfuzz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maroulas, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon  >  Maroulas
  • Phone Number: +30 698 844 2728
Traditonal Taverna with local food only.Homemade cheese and homemade bread as well as meat from our farm...Enjoy the best view and wonderfull sunsets of the island...
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