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Maria's Golden Beach Tavern Restaurant

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169 Agiou Ioanni, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 2897 033240
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place and fantastic food a must try if your in stalis. Staff are really welcoming they will go out of their way to make sure you are having a good time.

Thank Kyle H
Warsaw, Poland
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend the souvlaki - hand made by Maria 😘tzatziki 👍service 👍 very professional, very friendly and family staff.

Thank ewa e
Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with great food! We had 2 courses and then we're given a free desert and raki! It's safe to we say we found it difficult to walk! Everything was spot on from start to finish, and the prices extremely reasonable! Would recommend!

Thank catcampbell04
Bolton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Been to this restaurant a few times over the years and it never fails to provide excellent customer service and very tasty affordable food. Definitely worth a visit if your in Stalis.

Thank rachel r
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We have been going to Crete for the last 8 years and eat here every visit. The whole family are lovely and welcoming.The food is delicious and everything fresh. Go on try it.

Thank Susan M
Blackwood, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We first went here 24 years ago and it was a small family business now it is bigger but just as nice, still run by the same family. Excellent staff and friendly, food was lovely Greek cuisine its on a corner overlooking the beach. Would highly recommend you try this restaurant

Thank tunafish69
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a lovely meal here we had a lovely location overlooking the sea with a very good menu to choose from would highly recommend

Thank Pamela B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

First time in Stalis and not sure where to eat so wandered around to see which restaurants had customers so we ended up here. Lovely friendly staff, we had garlic pizza bread to start, huge, in hindsight wouldn't have a starter again. My daughter had lasagne, again, a large portion, she said it was lovely, just too much. I had... More 

Thank Julie G
Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Although on a busy corner overlooking the beach, the restaurant is raised above road level, so the noise is not too intrusive. Staff were friendly, the service was quick, and the food was very nice. We had Stifado and Kleftico because we like Greek food. Free schnapps and ice cream came with the bill, which was reasonable. One problem that... More 

Thank mrdenny2014
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Greeted by friendly staff / owner , a good range of different food from soups / hot starters/ main meals . The Greek specialties are a must , you can a Greek dish for 2 which gives you 5 different dishes on a platter and it wasn't expensive,we had drinks,hot starters,main meal which was 33 euros ( about £31.50) for... More 

Thank stephensG7696DK

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$16
Pizza, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169 Agiou Ioanni, Stalis, Crete 700 07, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Stalis
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 033240

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