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Politia

98 Kallergon Square, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
+30 281 022 2402
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Overview
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good21%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible24%
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“pitta” (3 reviews)
“gyro” (2 reviews)
“fast food” (3 reviews)
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Fast food, Mediterranean, Greek
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98 Kallergon Square, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have tried many different souvlaki (pork pieces on a stick) places. This is by far the best in Heraklion and it's right in the central square, near the Lion Fountain.

Thank Panos F
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a 3 hour visit to the Heraklion Archaeological Museum we were looking for a nice Gyro place to eat lunch. We found it! It was a busy lunch hour but the service was quick and friendly. We ordered the pork gyro platter. This turned...More

Thank bracha t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was terrible that's why the 3 rating. We ordered and waited and waited and waited and... You get the picture. People came off the street well after we ordered and got their food and we had the exact same thing. Food tasted ok...More

Thank cdndean2015
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Our first night in Heraklion we just wanted a quick bite. Our hotel recommended we try Politia and we were not disappointed. There are three gyro restaurants in a row and Politia is the one on the left. Fresh, tasty, plentiful, nice service, inexpensive.

Thank Mira G
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Kebab was good, meat was tasty and well cooked, potatoes were very nice. But I'm giving a 2 star just cause I seen guy making the kebab smoking right next to it.

Thank Enea S
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Tourist trap. Very expensive for what it is. When you eat alone you are not served well, you don't get knife or salt and pepper. Food is ok but not worth the price.

Thank fli1901984
Reviewed 24 July 2017

It has the best chicken souvlaki I have ever tasted. I usually order it in pitta and sprinkle on top of the french fries a lot of dried paprika. I cannot comment on the gyros since I have only tasted chicken souvlaki and sticked to...More

Thank Jerry_Moebius
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

For a fast food it has friendly service and reasonably priced food. Centrally located amongst other food outlets.

Thank Mani B
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

the staff is friendly and the service is exceptionally fast. I like eating the traditional stuff without all of the extra grease. extra big stuffed pittas for such a good price.

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Situated on Kalergon Square, a very busy, crowded square, we choose this smaller grill for lunch and we were not disapointed. Staff was very friendly and polite. Food was of good quality, fresh and in sufficient large quantities. Prices were very affordable. We have been...More

Thank cwfan
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  • Value
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Kallergon Square, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 022 2402
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