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26 Stratigou Samouil, Ierapetra, Crete 722 00, Greece
+30 2842 022410
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307 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We were invited for dinner at this cozy fish tavern and enjoyed our meal very much. Our starters (split peas puree, stuffed wine leaves and fried zucchini balls) and our main dish (grilled red mullets) were very tasty and well prepared. We appreciated the kindness and the wit of the restaurant owner and the quality of service in general. Fruits... More 

Thank Konstantin F
Athens, Greece
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I visit "napoleon" any time I can! All of the dishes are perfect...I really cannot recommend just one or a few, go there and try as many as you can..The service is excellent and pretty fast also.If you eat there once,you won't go anywhere else during your stay in Ierapetra.. It's a family bussiness with friendly and warm owners.. Everytime... More 

Thank George V
Thessaloniki Region, Greece
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I am greek and i can tell you, that fresh fish is rare in a tavern or in a restaurant, especially in the summer with so much tourism, but this tavern never changes it's policy. They sell only fresh fish ALWAYS. It doesn't matter if they don't have plenty of different fishes in their catalog, it matters to be fresh.... More 

Thank Nikolas B
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is a great restaurant with amazing food. During our visit we went for three or four starters to share and were not disappointed: the portions were very generous and the food was amazing! I would personally recommend the courgette croquettes and the stuffed vine leaves... At the end we were also offered complimentary watermelon. Very refreshing! A really good... More 

Thank anamariarp76
Athens, Greece
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

everything is so fresh, so tasty you just wanna go every day !fantastic food don't miss the "anthoi" (ανθοί) which is a traditional appetiser with fried zucchini and mizithra (Cretan cheese) and they also make the best dakos salad you' ever tasted .

Thank lilak31
Glyfada, Greece
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

We had a course of fish and sea food , together with ouzo-mezedes. All very well prepared, timely served at a convenient location by the seaside at a close to fair price.

Thank Georgios_V_1966
Luton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We have eaten at the Napoleon many times after first being introduced by our very good friend Sonya who owns the Pallas gold shop in the town, since that time we have taken our friends to eat there and all absolutely love it, the staff and owner are all very friendly and always make the time to sit and chat

Thank dlawrence2
Venlo, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015

The restaurant (closed on Sundays) had always an excellent quality food: fresh, regional products and authentic traditional cooking. It's reasonable priced for Greek standards, cheap for most tourists. The service is friendly and fast.

Thank margrietvantulder
Heraklion, Greece
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Cretan taste, cheap, excellent food,very good service.Fresh dishes excellent cooking.recommended for lunch and dinner

Thank minoa
Bologna, Italy
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81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

The restaurant is quiet, open and wide. The place is good, near the harbor of Ierapetra. Excellent starters and moussaka. The service is available and friendly.

Thank mau812015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Stratigou Samouil, Ierapetra, Crete 722 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Ierapetra
  • Phone Number: +30 2842 022410

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?