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Going for nice ride with motorbike and stopped here for a drink. Such a nice place for a rest with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carla M
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Four times in the week!

What a fantastic café/taverna/ restaurant. Went five years ago and it was the first place to visit... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
John R
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3 weeks ago
“roadtrip”
17 Jul 2018
“Four times in the week!”
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Lassitti Plateau, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Going for nice ride with motorbike and stopped here for a drink. Such a nice place for a rest with a beautiful view over the mountains. Really recommend to stop here and enjoy it. Nice food as well so just stay little longer ;)

Thank Carla M
Reviewed 17 July 2018

What a fantastic café/taverna/ restaurant. Went five years ago and it was the first place to visit on our return to central Crete.

Thank John R
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal there yesterday. Delicious, simple, honest food. Amazing view. The most friendly staff. Highly recommend. Try the stuffed vine leaves with cheese platter!

Thank MarkAthol
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Had a coffee and cakes, stopping during our drive through Crete. Average coffee with stale cakes, and a not very hospitable service. The view was great.

Thank natanisr
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed delicious food with a gorgeous view over the Lassithi Plateau. The service was more than friendly. One felt welcome as once. Plus the owners had a great souvenir shop with self-made olive oil, Raki and much more. A visit is very recommenable!!

Thank CRose87
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great view, great pie, great service! I shouldn't say anything more but I will: Nice store, very friendly owner.

Thank tomBCN
Reviewed 15 August 2017

It is a lovely Taverna overlooking the Plateau of Lassithi, extremely friendly family who showed us pictures of the huge amount of snow they had that winter. It says best food and coffee, with the best view, on the front of the Taverna and they...More

Thank oldupperfarm
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

What a find! We stopped here en-route to the Lassithi plateau. The views are amazing and the owner was so helpful. Delicious fresh orange juice and reasonably priced souvenirs for sale. Worth stopping off for!!

Thank Jax7
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stopped at this Taverna on spec whilst touring the Lassithi Plateau and we couldn't have chosen a better place for our lunch. The service was friendly, the food was the best we have ever had in Crete and the setting was wonderful with views...More

1  Thank Anita R
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We were having lunch in this Taverna. It is placed in the beautiful location, with breathtaking view. Food was delicious. But most of all, the service was excellent. We felt welcome there, and we experienced hospitality as we have not met for a long time.

Thank Daniela S
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