We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Melissinou Ioannou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
+30 2831 029660
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“kleftiko” (11 reviews)
“doughnuts” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Melissinou Ioannou, Rethymnon, Crete 74100, Greece
Write a Review
Reviews (355)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 355 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Friendly service. Best to keep out the sun if eaten no mid day! Lovely Greek salad. Great calamari. Very quiet and away from the Main Street and tourists. No pushy doorman! Great value for money. Highly recommend it.

Thank happyeater631
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Erofili offered us 5 meze plus a Greek salad for 2 for 18e. The Greek salad came quic Y with lovely bread and tzatziki. Then the meze followed immediately.....sausage, cheese balls, feta in a tomato sauce and a veg croquet. Excellent and very filling....More

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice and atmosphericrestaurant with the best food in the old town of Rethymno... variety of plates..very nice mediterranean and cretan dishes..

Thank Stewart186254
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere with relaxing music... The food is really GREAT with many options and the waitresses are very polite..We had an amazing dinner..Absolutely we will go again and again..

Thank Eleftheria V
Reviewed 5 January 2017

One shouldn’t be demoralized by the low budget, fast food, tourist stuff establishments that fill the narrow streets of Rethymnon old quarter. A classy, elegantly decorated and nicely lit modern restaurant on multiple levels can be found that offers good quality and inventive, tasty dishes...More

Thank Konstantin F
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Other restaurants proved more alluring to those with me so it was a while before I could persuade them to give Erofili a try. Glad I made that effort because the outdoor seating, with views of old stone walls and their large Bougainvillea, was calm...More

Thank alto f
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Nice looking garden restaurant, food was fine, but let down by the staff who looked as though they didn't want to be there, service was very slow, trying to catch their eye for another drink was very difficult. If you go to the restaurant two...More

Thank Gladi54
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Nice restaurant with a decent menu. Service was OK. Had to ask for the vodka to be replaced as it tasted very weak but it was no problem and they changed it happily. Lovely setting and nice and cool away from the heat of old...More

Thank KentishLady_12
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Last year we walked by this taverna almost every night but never visited. This year we decided to give it a try and glad we did. I chose one of my favourite dishes, Kleftiko and believe me when I say it was the best and...More

Thank greeky08
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Every thing is perfect! The food, the service, the wine and the personal! It is easy to come back! Do not miss this!

Thank Alar R
Nearby Restaurants
Yog-inn Frozen Yogurt & Master Waffles
223 reviews
.11 km away
616 reviews
.10 km away
To Pigadi
995 reviews
.06 km away
Alana restaurant
1,170 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rethymnon Old Town
4,979 reviews
.13 km away
Venetian Harbour
1,062 reviews
.25 km away
Rimondi Fountain
488 reviews
.10 km away
Historical and Folk Art Museum of Rethymnon
98 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Το γνωριζετε οτι υπαρχει διπλη καταχωριση για το εστιατοριο? Υπαρχει και στα ελληνικα "ερωφιλη" . Εγω εγραψα κριτικη στον ελληνικο τιτλο, οποτε δεν μπορει να προστεθει στην συνολικη σας βαθμολογια. Θα διορθωθει?
11 February 2017|
What is your answer?
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

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