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Bossa Nova Restaurant and Beer Bar

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Gerani | One road down from Gerani center, closer to seaside, Gerani, Crete 730 14, Greece
+30 2821 061798
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18:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 02:00
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Linlithgow, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This is an American-style burger/pizza/pasta place with a great bottled beer selection and a nice restaurant & bar design. Good for a change of menu and atmosphere if you are tiring of traditional Greek menus. Around 25 euro per person for a couple of courses with drinks.

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Thank dhardiegb
Stockholm, Sweden
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Pleasant environment, good and fast service. A very large range of beers. Interior very impressed, designed specifically for this restaurant.

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Thank atilojka
Llandudno, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Visited here one night on our holidays,lovely atmosphere and the best Pina Colada i have ever had,friendly staff.

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Thank carollehart
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Great, nice and neat venue. Fantastic meat dishes, great beer selection and very good cocktails. The seating is spacy. The waiters friendly and beer-savvy. Nice breeze from the sea. Pricing is above the Cretan average. With the two of us, a starter, a main beer and cocktails... It is a great treat, but not something for every night for people... More 

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Dymock, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We walked to this restaurant which took us about half an hour from Maleme. It was worth the walk. The food was delicious and the music was eclectic and fun. They do a great range of beers. Service and advice about wine was good too. It got very busy so,it's worth getting there early

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Thank Jackie T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Met up with friends for a meal and all l can say about the Bossa Nova is fantastic. A little more expensive than other restaurants but food is amazing. Wide choice to choose from and if you like beer it's the place to be over a 100 different types. Have visited before and will go again.

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Thank Maggie B
Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

What a place.. This off the path place was absolutly fantastic. Found this place on tripadvisor. It was a bit of a walk from the hotell but we decided we had to try it. After a week of typical greek cousine Bossa Nova was a fresh breath. Exellent beer selection and a menu filled with tasty dishes (burgers, sausages, ribs... More 

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Thank Petter L
Athens, Greece
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217 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This is a different choice in a rather touristic area. The environment is great, the food, although not in great variety, is excellent and nicely served. Too many kind of beers, they run out of non alcohol beer though... The pool inside occupies kids!

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Thank Despina-Kleanthi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Really tasty food and great atmosphere! Lots of beer from all over the world! Felt like we were somewhere else in a good way... 😊 No offence to Cretan food, but this was something else all together!

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Thank Kathrine B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We ordered the ribs and lamb chops. Wasn't really impressed. The ribs was dry and the lamb didn't really taste much. The wine was warm and the full experience was kind of bad. But we left full and that's the purpose....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Cuisine
Bar, International, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 02:00
Monday
18:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 02:00
Thursday
18:00 - 02:00
Friday
18:00 - 02:00
Saturday
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gerani | One road down from Gerani center, closer to seaside, Gerani, Crete 730 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Gerani
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 061798

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