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Peri Orexeos - CLOSED

10 Korai, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
+30 281 022 2679
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (11 reviews)
“moussaka” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
10 Korai, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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11 - 20 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

We visited Peri Orexeos based on Rough Guide recommendation and mixed reviews from Trip Advisor. We were welcomed with open arms and the friendly service continued throughout the evening. We were disappointed with some of our meals, the moussaka bland and dry but the lamb...More

Thank Tramping15
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Ordinary eatery. Nothing special. All the food is edible, but nothing more. The prices are too high.

Thank physicus73
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We had to wait for over an hour befor we got our main course. My parents ordered just a main course and then they got the wrong dish. They had to wait extra for their moussaka. They were also having large troubles with the basic...More

Thank Pre1701
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

The place looks very nice. Staff is very friendly. Food was not that special, not very flavorful, although it took quite long to prepare.

Thank Jaap D
Reviewed 10 April 2016

This little restaurant provides quality food. The family really enjoy it. However, unusually for a Cretan restaurant/taverna, there is little choice for vegetarians - even the dolmadakia have meat in them, so unfortunately I won't be visiting again.

Thank safarimum
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Whilst the place is quiet at lunchtime don't let this put you off. It is also named mamuse boutique on the main sign and is a cozy place. Prices were reasonable. I ordered beetroot and leaf salad which had cheese, it was delicious. Then I...More

Thank Nickthegreak
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Fabulous, traditional Greek food. We asked the host for recommendations and chose a beet appetiser that became aubergine - delicious! All full, then two sweet treats. Three well fed and feeling in tune with the Oscar Wilde quote on the wall, for €36. We enjoyed...More

Thank Dawn R
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

It used to be one of my favourite places in Heraklion. Although they never had rich menu, quality was granted. The last time we had visited it, many things were already finished.... Portions were way smaller than we were used to and food was not...More

Thank barbisz
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We ordered too much food, and on top of this, they provided not one free dessert, but two as well as some Tsipouras (strong alcohol like Ouzo without the sugariness). So we began with a beet salad with some local soft ricotta like cheese. It...More

Thank vmangalmurti
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Very good choice of local Cretan tastes, cozy, quality, excellent service. An excellent place & location for lunch or dinner

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Restaurant Details

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Romantic, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Korai, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 022 2679
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