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Markos Restaurant

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Politechinou Road | Old national road Chania-Kissamos, Stalos, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 2821 068145
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We visited this restaurant twice whilst staying at a local hotel. On both occasions we really enjoyed the food and hospitality. You are invited to visit the kitchen if you wish to see the options available. We found the menu provided great choice and portions were generous. We enjoyed the sharing mixed grill, great choice of meat which had been... More 

Thank Samantha E
London, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our first visit here and went back on a second and third occasion. Set back from the road and with ample seating, this family run restaurant offers very good food at a good price. You can order from the menu or visit the kitchen where you'll be shown the oven dishes of the day. There are quite... More 

Thank Martin M
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72 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I can confirm that in this tavern you eat very well at a very fair cost. The dishes all prepared by the women of the family with wholesome and tasty products. The starters can be seen and chosen directly by the bank but if you have any special requests you can make them at the time of booking. Staff friendly... More 

Thank gunball
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

If you would like proper fresh, wholesome food then Markos is the place to go. From the Renieris hotel it is 79 steps down and next door on the main road. It is worth every penny and every breath to get down and up again. My mom is an amazing cook and I would compare this family fun business to... More 

Thank Dom P
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I can honestly say the food here brought a tear to my eye (taking me back to the food critic from the movie Ratatouille as he remembers his mothers comforting cooking.) The staff are so welcoming and friendly and you get a real Cretan experience. We were able to choose from a whole range of home cooked dishes that felt... More 

Thank Raymond T
Amman, Jordan
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312 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We kept coming back here because we enjoyed ourselves so much. The owner is a friendly, affable guy whose son's toys are available for little kids to play with. You have a great view of the water and the food is great. The beef goulash and the green beans were among our favorites.

Thank Nicole B
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing food and service. You go into the kitchen and make your selection from what has just been cooked fresh. You can tell it us good because all the clientele are repeat clients. 40€ for both of us and we ate and drank like royalty. Kalitsounia, kolokithokeftethes and prawns saganaki were heaven!! Very highly recommended away from hustle and bustle... More 

Thank Maria R
New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 28 July 2016

People' Hellow!, i don't even know where to start, Well when we arrived @ Chania Airport we wanted to drive around Stalos ,Ag. Marina,Platanias etc. but we didn't go far. While driving we saw a Restaurant raising on the opposite side of the beach, didn't take us long to realise that we just discovered the relocated Markos (FOOD EMPIRE) Restaurant.... More 

Thank joshueblash
Stalos, Greece
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious dishes homemade from mama Loula...amazing new location...big portions in good prices...exceptional view to the sea..harmonious place!!!!

1 Thank Maria L
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a lovely atmosphere with very friendly staff. We had traditional Greek food and house wine both of which were excellent. The portions were huge. I would definitely come back here and can highly recommend it.

Thank jill c

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Politechinou Road | Old national road Chania-Kissamos, Stalos, Crete 731 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Stalos
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 068145
As a locally owned family run restaurant we are committed to ensuring that each guest receives professional, friendly and courteous service in a warm and comfortable atmosphere. Since 1989 we strive daily to provide a quality meal for a reasonable price, using the best ingredients in our recipes we find in our local markets. We cater to everyone who walks in our door, whether you are allergic to dairy and gluten or have a vegetarian or vegan diet you will find something delicious for you. We look forward to serving you and your family. Come and join us

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