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Pizzeria Pesto da Claudio e Alessandro

Vourvachidon 2, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
+30 281 033 4919
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (20 reviews)
“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Vourvachidon 2, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the strozzapreti al pesto and it was the best pasta I've had since I've been to Italy- even better than many places in Italy. The pesto was homemade and had a perfect blend of flavors. Parmesan cheese was also delicious. But the best...More

Thank Nikkimo424
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had dinner at pizzeria pesto and it was AMAZING. Pasta was cooked to perfection, the pesto is made from scratch and absolutely incredible, pizza is homemade with fresh and pure ingredients, and tiramisu was the best I've had. Authentic Italian cooking! Chefs are from...More

Thank Nikkimosc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this restaurant! We shared a pizza with mushrooms, italian sausage, and mozzarella and the big seafood pasta among 3 of us and we were very happy with all of it! My friend also got a pesto pasta and she loved it as well. Pasta...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At this place everything of the food was just perfect. We ordered salad, pizza, pasta, tiramisu and everything was delicious. The salad was really good and fresh, we got complimentary bread which was freshly baked, warm and tasty - outstanding! My boyfriend had the pizza...More

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and a reasonable price. Bufala pizza was incredible. Authentic Italian food in Heraklion. Friendly and helpful staff. Would recommend.

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

A good try to serve Italian cuisine on a low budget concept. Pizza is good, crispy, Italian style. All kinds of pizza recipes are of Italian origin. Tasty fresh mozzarella although not enough in a version of caprese salad (with arugula). Gnocchi recipe was of...More

Thank nrenven
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

The best pizza in Heraklion!! Awesome food in general and very polite people...I totally recommend it

Thank vasilisbark
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I took the advice of fellow reviewers here and grew a habbit of ordering pizza from pizzeria Pesto, which I felt did not entitle me to write a review myself. So, I went on and actually visited the place to savour same sensational pizzas in...More

Thank oenophilos
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I've spent whole evening at the table filled with excellent italian cousine made by guys from Milano in Heraklion, had fantastic time. Definitely to be advised, I'll be a frequent guest there. My favorite: pizza Pesto with fresh basilico sause and cherry tomatos. Moreover, friendly...More

Thank ppivko4
Reviewed 15 March 2017

After having dinner several times, I can say that the pizza is getting better every single time, crunchy, light and a bit burned on the outside, that you can find only in Italy. Also the fresh pasta dishes with the homemade pesto sauce.... fantastic! The...More

Thank Alexandra D
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
12:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vourvachidon 2, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece (Formerly Kafeneio Mezedopoleio Pesto)
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 033 4919
Pizzeria restaurant italian food, pasta, meat, fish.