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Korai 5, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
+30 281 022 4435
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible26%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Korai 5, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this delightful restaurant by chance and had a great lunch. My moussaka was one of the best I have had. The courtyard was cool and the background music was opera. A very pleasant experience.

Thank Tessa1944
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have spent 2 weeks travelling Crete and experiencing great service and excellent food. On our last night we came across Loukoulos restaurant and thought it looked a little special. The food was truly disgusting. .we all four of us had the fish and it...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The location and 'feel' of this place gives it an extra star from me. Set in a really atmospheric old house/patio, with an on site clay oven baking bread, it's a real nice place to soak up some time over dinner. The food is a...More

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Went in for dinner in a Friday night. We we looking for a quiet evening, and they were advertising a piano night which to be honest was what intrigued us. We were the only ones in the restaurant apart from the staff, and that is...More

Thank Kallia V
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This place was recommended by a couple staying at the same hotel with us , so we went to have a look. The menu was rich , but generally overpriced for waht was offered . portions not as big as in less expensive taverns of...More

Thank teresathomson67
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Good food, friendly waiter. Every room was decorated different, so it made it fun to look around the restaurant. We just had a quick lunch, nothing fancy. But I expect that the meals here are outstanding. We just weren't hungry enough to try more than...More

Thank Marystrader
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We spent a relaxing couple of hours on the patio at this restaurant. Decor is sophisticated Cretan. We ordered a local Cretan dry house white wine that was very drinkable and reasonably priced. Look for the "karafa" listed in Greek only on the wine list....More

Thank foulaman
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Title says it all, over priced, stuff positioned as on the house but then charged us, mains took ages and were tiny

Thank Noel D
Reviewed 6 October 2016

2 couples looking for dinner around 2000. We had spotted the restaurant during a daily walk and liked the look of same. Walked past about 4 others in the same street, but decided on Loukoulos. We were shown to the last outdoor table by the...More

Thank 800Mobile
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Bad experience. Ok place. Pretentious without adequate food level. But the worse is the service. Ordinary, unelegant, unpleased, cheap. Cannot imagine why still listed on nice restaurant to go in Heraklion. No need to go.

Thank simoerobi
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$115
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Korai 5, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 022 4435
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