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Spyros Taverna

Epano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
+30 697 442 0937
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“greek salad” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Epano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing service starts before you leave your hotel! They pick you up, take you to the restaurant, feed you amazing food and drink with fabulous service, and then drive you back to your hotel. What more could you ask for? A lovely couple, a fabulous...More

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Found this little gem by accident Beautiful traditional restaurant set amongst cobbled streets and quaint authentic buildings . There was a language barrier as the place is predominately used by locals but by means of sign language and a lot of laughs we managed to...More

1  Thank lisafran1968
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We stumbled across Spyros café having walked to Pano Gouves. we booked for the tavern for a 7.30 pick up a few days later. Bang on the dot Spyros arrived, greeted us warmly and whisked us to the Taverna. We had such hospitality, wonderful food,...More

Thank Laurar50
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

No only were the staff and food great, but also the atmosphere and Georgio's music skills! A truly awesome dinner experience!

Thank Sergey S
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Discovered Spyros by walking up from Kato Gouves. Took water in Pano Kato cafe at the church where the lady gave us a card for Spyros Taverna. Reception at your hotel phones Spyros who collects you in his clean and comfortable little 5 seater bus...More

1  Thank William Js C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

What can I say? Food Excellent, Atmosphere Brilliant, Host Fantastic. This basically sums it up. The only negative thing I can say is, I wish we could have stayed in his Taverna longer. Spyros you are a star, thank you! Stewart, Gill, Jenny and Malcome.

Thank Stewart S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We were riding Cretian roads and decided to make a stop to have a dinner, but we didn't expect to find such a nice place. Spyro's hospitality was above any expectations, the atmosphere was very nice and homely, just like we would come to our...More

Thank Volodymyr M
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Brilliant atmosphere, great food. We had a wonderful evening here the live Greek music was so lovely it really adds to the ambiance. Spiros is such a lovely man , so helpful he will collect and drop you home if needed. Would highly recommend a...More

Thank barr0w
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Visited here in August with some friends. We ate out a lot during the time we were in Crete, and this was our favourite by far. The atmosphere is great. We sat outside where we could still hear the live music inside, and Spyros was...More

Thank LucyW90
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This place is a must visit. The food and wine are excellent plus Spyros and Debbie are both provide excellent service and are great fun. The fact that they arrange a local collection and the then drive you back to your hotel or apartment just...More

Thank Rioja2
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29 August 2017|
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Response from Kath F | Reviewed this property |
Ring Spyros and he will answer any questions you have. His and Debbie's nglish is excellent
1 August 2017|
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Response from Arsenis Dimitri... K | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
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11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Epano Gouves, Gouves, Crete 70014, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Gouves  >  Epano Gouves
  • Phone Number: +30 697 442 0937
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