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Marinela John 1, Heraklion, Crete 712 02, Greece
+30 281 024 3243
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (5 reviews)
“sardines” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Marinela John 1, Heraklion, Crete 712 02, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all - greetings to the great service! The man is speaking probably every foreign language. He knows your nationality after one look ;) Everything was perfect - nice view, tables outside and delicious food. We were eating pita gyros and lamb chops. I...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

had lunch here with my wife, very good food and extreamly friendly waiter. rich menu. i recommend this place.

Thank Calin B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I visit this restaurant every time I visit Heraklion, so I've been here about 6 times since 2015. Every time it's exactly the same if not better. This August the soup-fish appetizer was delicious as were the clams and the squid in wine sauce. Never...More

Thank GeorgesChlouk
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a nice greek meal with thaziki, calamari and swordfish...everthing was very nice and the waiters was attentiv. Also - locals eat there!

Thank 0808cdam
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We were initially heading towards the restaurant next to this one and on the way got confused because they are so close together. When we stopped the waiter bombarded us with chat and on looking at the menu and listening to his pushy words we...More

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Seems like an awfully touristic place which we usually try to avoid, but as we were hungry and the oppinions here were good we decded ti visit, A bit crowded and noisy but the food was surprisingly good and extremely fresch! Service was excellent and...More

Thank lianath
Reviewed 11 July 2017

You can sit on the pavement, under cover or inside, next to the totally over-crowded and over-rated neighbours. I've been several times and will keep going back. Good seafood dishes in mezes style, some good win too and very good prices. Typical Cretan seafood collection.

Thank Christopher Joh... S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying that the calamari we shared to start was very good. After that, the food was average at best and the 'lamb chops' were strips of fat and bone. Add to that that this was the most expensive dinner we had in...More

Thank 15MW
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

One of the best sea food plat I ever ate! Amazing! Very nice service, very pleasent view to the harbor and the sea.

Thank Moshe R
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We dined here on a Friday and they were so busy to waiters didn't have time to care. This is the first I've been any where in Crete where I've not been overwhelmed with niceness. Food was even more disappointing. We struggled through the over...More

Thank David O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marinela John 1, Heraklion, Crete 712 02, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 024 3243
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