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Melissinou Ioannou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
+30 2831 029660
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“kleftiko” (11 reviews)
“lamb” (14 reviews)
“mussels” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Melissinou Ioannou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed just up the street and decided to try this. Good food, nice prices compared to the Venetian Harbor traps and great service. We enjoyed seasonal specialities and perfectly grilled fish. I assume this is underrated for some reason..

Thank 0363Reisende
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

A great restaurant just down, and in the same road as our hotel, (Melissinou) it has a great selection of appetiser’s, main’s and sweet’s. Good sized portion’s, great taste, fantastic quality. We can highly recommend the Sardine appetiser, and the lamb in honey and balsamic...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

The food was alright, the prizes are liveable and the staff is alright. Me and my grandmother had the mousakka, and we were both pleased and satisfied when we walked out. The nice part here is that it's a little bit on the outside of...More

Thank Benedicte S
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

We found this gem last year and this holiday we have eaten there three times. Food is exceptionally good and well presented . Tables are laid beautifully and service is fast and staff are friendly and polite. It's a bit off the main area in...More

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed September 26, 2017

We were here twice during our holiday and both meals were outstanding. The first was to celebrate our wedding anniversary and the owner's mother baked us a cake for the desert! The whole meal was memorable. On the second visit we brought two friends and...More

Thank Harry H
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Set back from the harbour area this was a good find, lovely outside terrace had a set fish menu for lunch with wine friendly efficient service reasonably priced.

Thank TufaP
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Erofili used to be a restaurant I looked forward to visit. Not any more. Mussels steamed in white wine was dry like chewing gum swimming in thick brown gravy. The fillet of beef ordered rare, was well-done rump steak with sauce made of salt stock...More

Thank Fredrik M
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

The place is beautiful. Staff also very nice. But unfortunately the only thing we have ordered, that is ice coffee, came out tasting like (brown) water with milk. Although we didn't order much, we wanted to come back for dinner to such a lovely scenery,...More

Thank Daria R
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Visited with my parents, they live in Crete and we have been here a few times before. Always good food, had the small fish to start and my parents shared the walnut and avocado salad with a yogurt dressing which they really enjoyed. For main...More

Thank Tuppence58
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Amazingly,good service ,seafood is the fantastic.good price. and special reception is perfect MIs Niki

Thank Kostas M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Melissinou Ioannou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 029660
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