We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices


Certificate of Excellence
Mediterranean, Greek, Contemporary
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Gramboussa Kissamou | Diktaki Square 1, Kaliviani, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
+30 2822 022707
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

1,397 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 346: English reviews
Level Contributor
15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Big restaurant in a small village. Greek cuisine very good, high quality. They can try with better service.

Thank Sigita S
Level Contributor
52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here during our two week stay on western Crete. The food was of very high quality, to a gourmet standard, with a wide ranging, extensive menu of genuine cretan dishes. Service was excellent, prompt and very efficient. The view across the bay is an added attraction. If you are staying in western Crete you must visit it at... More 

Thank Tony G
Haugesund, Norway
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our party of five including two young children dined here twice in early july 2016. The restaurant is situated in a small village with a view across fields towards the ocean. The building / terrasses are beautifully designed for the restaurant with attention to every detail. There is beautiful vegetation surrounding the tables. The attention to detail is apparent in... More 

Thank marit m
Level Contributor
110 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Indeed it is difficult to say this maybe the best food in Crete, since Crete has amazing food in general! We went there after a long day at the beach with our swimming suits on, nice and relaxed. Immediately from the waiters smile, I knew we were in a nice place. They helped us choose among several good looking dishes... More 

Thank Mixalis G
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Interesting interior, tasty local dishes and very good service. Not super-extraordinary, but very good though.

Thank Dilyana D
Thessaloniki, Greece
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Really visionary traditional restaurant in one of the most beautiful part of Crete!!!! We enjoyed the food the service and the atmosphere!!! Right place where you can relax and to spend good time!!!amazing entrance door!!!!!

Thank Domenico F
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The fis is absolutely amazing - best place to eat when you want something else than fish and seafood

Thank AMG B
Chania Prefecture, Greece
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice reasturant with nice view..nice food and nice enviroment.traditional food.many deserts and fruits in a bufe 4 the end.excellent

Thank Louloudos
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

The best restaurant ever with traditional Greek food! I recommend it 100%, you cannot miss this place if you go to visit Balos Lagoon by foot.

Thank Milagros B
Florence, Italy
Level Contributor
24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I'd like to make a premise: judging something "one shot" is always unfair. Several things could go wrong and sometimes even a little disappointment let your expectations down. Given that, i really couldn't understand the 5,4 and not even 3 stars reviews: the food was far from being eccellent. we ordered the oven baked lamb with honey marinade and it... More 

Thank aspide277433

Travellers who viewed Gramboussa also viewed

Kissamos, Chania Prefecture
Kissamos, Chania Prefecture
Kissamos, Chania Prefecture
Kissamos, Chania Prefecture

Been to Gramboussa? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

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, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gramboussa Kissamou | Diktaki Square 1, Kaliviani, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Kissamos  >  Kaliviani
  • Phone Number: +30 2822 022707

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Gramboussa and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Gramboussa staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?