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Olondi Restaurant

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Harbor Front, Elounda, Crete, Greece
+30 2841 041040
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We received a lovely warm welcome from the owner of Olondi the atmosphere and food was fantastic. We got a bonus night due to a cancelled flight so chose to return to Olondi as we enjoyed it so much.

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1 Thank CardiffWelshbird
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Recommended to us by our parents. What a fantastic restaurant!! The food was AMAZING! Staff were very friendly and the owner was so lovely. He remembered our parents from their previous visits and took time to chat to us and recommend meals from the menu. The dessert he recommended was divine! Be prepared though...they do like to offer you Raki... More 

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2 Thank Michelle F
Poros, Greece
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

We have visited Olondi several times and every dish we have ordered has been delicious, whether we have had a full meal of the fish platter or meze with wine. Ideal for a special occassion as the setting, looking out over the bay towards Spinalonga, is wonderful and the food, wine and service excellent.

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1 Thank StephK-M
Vilnius, Lithuania
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

This restaurant is really worth visiting :) Food is yummy, especially seafood! You also get an appetizer before eating and some fruits after which is free. We really enjoyed this lunch we had. I recommend this place if you are starving for good food :)

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Thank linutk
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3,173 reviews
1,626 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 600 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Fine dining , gastronomy and wines in a nature atmosphere, near the sea, I feel a great source of pleasure to sit here with so a nice view, and the restaurant , a festival of tastes and flavors, a culinary festival, quality and service go hand in hand; and if you feel like me, don't miss !!

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Thank Manuela L
Chester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Great spot on the harbour away from crowds. Really good food cooked to order by the women of the family. Would go there again no problem.

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1 Thank t0nyg13
Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is a very good quality fish restaurant right on the sea front. Our sea-bass was beautifully cooked & presented ... & then expertly served (filleting the fish for us ... or 'opening' it, as I think it translates in Greek). Other food we were served, including one or two items 'from us', a generous touch, was also delicious. Can... More 

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Thank NigelCollins
Aberdeen
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

There is just something about this place which makes it stand out from the others. Possibly the homeliness of the embroidered red tablecloths and the neatness of the set up, I don't know but I am certainly glad we went in as the food was fantastic. I had the garlic prawns and it was amazingly! Try it. The waiter we... More 

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Thank Arlene W
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We have visited elounda before and are always drawn back to this restaurant at least few times during our stay - greatviews, friendly staff and amazing food, what more can I say

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very personable and helpful service. We said what sort of food we were looking for and were expertly guided. Lovely complimentary mezzes before the meal arrived with good bread. Have tried the local shrimp dish - saganaki? and the huge rocket and parmesan salad which contained lots of delightful ingredients such as figs... Next time the stiffado (husband) and Dakos... More 

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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
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbor Front, Elounda, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041040

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?