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Kalyves Beach, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
+30 2825 031619
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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

please don't be put off by te size of this restaurant compared to the two adjoining ones. Food was superb, and the staff were very helpful. We stopped here initially for a 'sundowner' drink on a visit from Almyrida Beach where we were staying as wanted to see a different area. Caught the bus there and got a taxi back... More 

Thank MalcolmN53
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82 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

What a lovely spot. Food was very good and a great location at the water's edege. Would definately go back.

Thank PauloB_Tewkesbury
Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 16 October 2016

When we were in Kalyves, we ate here every single day. Fantastic food, we were a large group that worked our way through the menu. Every single thing we ordered was amazingly delicious and fresh. The staff is very friendly and welcoming. As a vegetarian, my options were endless and the quality of the vegetable was fantastic. The meat-eaters loved... More 

Thank SkyeSalisbury
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We fancied a new restaurant this year so decided to take a drive into Kalyves. I've never been to the harbour end of the beach before so we wandered in that direction with nothing in mind. I chose Icaraus for no other reason than I was reading Falling For Icarus at the time. Good choice, we were well looked after,... More 

Thank PaulClaydon
Gothenburg, Sweden
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I really liked this restaurant. It has consistently great food, has good prices, and it's right on the beach. The service is flawless.

Thank rob s
Leicester, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Nothing terrible but nothing to praise other than you can go and choose your own fish before it's cooked. The vegetables and salads were not as good as other eating places along the beach

1 Thank m-s-h62
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We returned to Crete and back to Icarus for several more meals, it is the perfect spot for the beach and sun bathing, the food is first class and the staff are really friendly, the resturant is spotless clean, hope to return again !

Thank DaphneWestMidlands
Brisbane, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I've been going here almost every night now and the food is amazing! It's hard to eat anywhere else its that good. The staff is so friendly, service is great, if your in kalyves you have to try it.

Thank wadebriggs85
Worthing, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We eat at this restaurant a couple of times and found the service very good. The food is freshly prepared and very tasty with a large variety to choose from

Thank Kristina G
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Another of my favourite restaurant in kalyves, where the food is of always great quality and plenty of it. Best wine too.

Thank Sharron151162

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kalyves Beach, Apokoronas, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Apokoronas  >  Kalyves
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 031619

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