Taverna Giorgos (Jiovannis)

Welcome to the traditional fish tavern Giorgos. It is situated on the sea rocks of Plaka, Elounda, next to the small harbor, overlooking the island of Spinalonga.The visitor will have the opportunity to enjoy outstanding specialties in a family, hospitable and at the same time romantic environment.We are open all year round always offering fresh fish and all kinds of sea-food.

      Greek, Seafood, Mediterranean

+30 2841 041353

Despina Taverna

Welcome to Despina Taverna, a hidden gem in the charming village of Mavrikiano, Elounda. Delight in the flavors of Greece, the Mediterranean, and the freshest seafood, all while being embraced by an exceptional view that will take your breath away. Embark on a culinary journey like no other, where delectable dishes meet panoramic vistas, creating an unforgettable dining experience. Discover the perfect harmony of exceptional cuisine and mesmerizing ambiance at Despina Taverna, where every moment is a feast for the senses.


    Seafood, Greek, Healthy

+30 2841 041350


We are situated at the centre of the port of Elounda, literally in the sea, in a magnificent, hospitable, comfortable and truly romantic environment. We offer rich menu, live music and personnel always willing to attend to the fulfillment of your needs.In case you have a yacht, Vritomartes Tavern is also accessible by sea. It is 5 to 10 minutes far from all nearby hotels of Elounda.


      Greek, Seafood, Mediterranean

+30 2841041325

Karnagio - Pita tou Riga

Karnagio - Pita tou Riga in Agios Nikolaos of Crete offers cretan cuisine next to the picturesque lake of Agios Nikolaos. Here, you will combine creative modern greek cuisine with cretan culinary tradition. In a hospitable environment full of colors and cozy atmosphere, you will enjoy well-cooked traditional recipes and specialities for your cretan raki and fine local wine. Try lamb with a special cretan milk, well braised meat with crispy roast potatoes, zucchini balls, grilled octopus, juicy minced and spicy chicken on the grill, spaghetti with seafood, fried snails, fresh fish of the day grilled or fried and fine seafood (crab , mussels, shrimps) along with ouzo, raki and cretan wine.

    Local cuisine, Mediterranean, Greek, Grill,  Vegetarian



This restaurant is next to the sea in a very friendly environment, with the possibility to enjoy your swim in the beach with sunbeds and umbrellas which are offered. The menu of Maistrali Restaurant is Cretan & Cuisine through Mediterranean diet.
All vegetables, pulses and fruits are from Crete and cooked on the base of extra virgin olive oil. If your staying or just going through Agios Nikolaos area, Maistrali is the best choice for you to dine. The prices are very reasonable cooked meals are served each day to give you a unique taste.

      Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek

 +30 698 490 1644

Gioma Meze

The restaurant Gioma Meze in Ag. Nikolaos combines a unique panoramic view with a wonderful atmosphere and always friendly and pleasant staff. Delicious dishes with an emphasis on sea treasures on a beautifully decorated terrace full of flowers overlooking the lake on your plate in a picturesque and carefully designed space. 

    Local cuisine, Seafood, Greek, Dinner

+30 2841 102056

Ta Bouzoukia

Taverna Ta Bouzoukia, situated at Andrea Papandreou 54, Ag. Nikolaos 721 00, Greece, is a delightful dining destination that tantalizes the taste buds with an array of Greek and traditional Cretan delicacies. From sizzling souvlaki to delectable dakos, this taverna captures the essence of Greek and Cretan cuisine, offering a truly authentic culinary experience.



+30 2841 028780


Xatheri is a traditional Greek cafe and restaurant located in the historic village of Kroustas in the region of Lasithi. Opening early in the morning until late in the evening, Xatheri combines traditional dishes with a modern twist.


      Greek, Traditional, Cretan

+30 2841 051064

Delicious food, beautiful view of the Cretan sea, 35 years of experience and your love are all part of the magical experience of eating in "Piato".
Since 1980 with constant work, love and passion about food we managed to make "Piato" one of the best restaurants in Agios Nikolaos.

    Greek, Healthy, Seafood, Wine Bar

 +30 2841023173