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Hellas taverna

Minoos Str.19, Stalis, Crete, Greece
+30 2897 033820
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“olive bread” (4 reviews)
“pork” (8 reviews)
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Minoos Str.19, Stalis, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited here on the Monday, which was Greek night! We were told we were lucky to get a table. We were sat upstairs in the gardens, which was lovely and had a breeze, but if you want to feel involved in the Greek evening...More

Thank jomsevo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have eaten here on previous visits to Stalis, however, on this occasion we were so disappointed with the service. Initially we placed ourselves on a table that was laid out for six but as we arrived it wasn't busy (unaware that it was their...More

Thank mellissa H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was another hot day so the breeze up on the balcony was welcomed. Lovely food, had Feta in the oven then the Greek plate. Washed it down with the obligatory fresh fruit and raki. Great service, as always, very welcoming staff.

Thank JACF815
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely authentic greek meal here on Greek night, followed by plate smashing and dancing in the street and on the table. All offered raki and shots but the men get the better deal here by far. Constantly being refilled with Raki and brandy....More

Thank 857louise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this restaurant, great food, welcoming staff and a traditional setting. Greek nights are Friday and Monday I believe. We enjoyed a mixed grill between us, reasonable prices and free shots. The Greek night has music, Greek dancing in the streets and smashing of...More

1  Thank Jim O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little quirky restaurant, they hold a greek night twice a week with dancing & plate smashing - and everyone gets free raki & a banana!! Food was very good

Thank Keiley O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a last minute 7 nite hol in Stalis staying at Villa Ritsa,,just over the main road ,150 meters and down 5 steps ,right there is the BEST place in Stalis or prob anywhere else ,, ,Christianos chatted on the street about Stalis in...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Good fresh food and excellent friendly staff. My husband and I have visited Hellas lots of times during our holidays in Stalis over the years and have enjoyed every meal. Would recommend the souvlaki, chicken in wine sauce and the special Hellas omelette ( along...More

Thank caroldee2016
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here a few nights good food and reasonable very friendly astmosphere a good place to visit ...also there is live music every night and dancing In the street Greek style u will enjoy xx

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Went here to experience a real Cretan night and weren't disappointed. the menu choice is traditional, well cooked and well presented. Lovely staff, great atmosphere and great audience participation.

Thank Reesh_13
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9 October 2016|
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Response from Ian S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I`m not sure but we went in May last year which is early in season so they may be open late in season but looking at other answers ,probably not, sorry
30 September 2016|
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Response from eleni p | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hi! yes of course
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Response from Rhondda-mam | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know as we paid cash which I think is preferred in most places. Fantastic place tho
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Minoos Str.19, Stalis, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Stalis
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 033820
This taverna is on the western side of the resort of Stalis on Crete. It is called Hellas but may appear under its Greek spelling of Ellas.
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