Food in Heraklion

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Agios Titos Square


In one of the most central locations in the city, at Agiou Titou square, cafe-bar restaurant Pagopoieion -found in a historic building- is a point of...

Rest of Town


In an elegant environment that will make a great impression on you, Ladokolla is a popular choice for inspired Mediterranean cuisine dishes with fresh fish...

Rest of Town


In a neoclassical building, in the centre of Heraklion and very close to Korai square, Loukoulos restaurant is a point of reference for locals as well as for...

Nea Alikarnassos

7 Thalasses

In Nea Alikarnassos, 7 Thalasses restaurant is a point of reference for fish lovers, and it is one of the most popular choices for quality food in Heraklion....

Rest of Town

Prassein Aloga

One of the restaurants that is a point of reference in the city of Heraklion, Prassein Aloga, is located in a narrow pedestrian street that intersects...

Rest of Town


One of the restaurants you should definitely visit In Heraklion, Peskesi, close to the 25th August pedestrian street, in the city centre, will reveal the...

Agios Titos Square


At the busy Agiou Titou square, Dish is a party-restaurant bar "dressed" in white. One of the favourite spots among locals, it stands out for the stylish...

The Crete Golf Club Restaurant

In an idyllic and charming environment in a beautiful natural setting at The Crete Golf Club, the only golf course in Crete, in Hersonissos of Heraklion, you...

Rest of Town


Very close to the picturesque port of Heraklion, Nightjar is an impressive restaurant with American style cuisine, where juicy burgers are the stars on the...

Periochi Oasis


In a purely traditional restaurant, with decoration to match, Erganos taverna (very close to Nikos Kazantzakis park) has been welcoming locals as well as...

Agios Thomas


At Ktima Strataki, in Agios Thomas, 33km from Heraklion city centre, Agroikies restaurant is part of a traditional guesthouses complex of the same name. It...

Rest of Town

Ouzeri Terzaki

At Agiou Dimitriou square, just above Heraklion port, you will come across the historic Ouzeri Terzakis taverna that opened in 1950.

Rest of Town


A favourite spot among younger crowds mostly, Arenon-Thileon, in the city centre, is a taverna with emphasis on mezedes (a school of mezedes) that promises...

Lions Square


At Lions square, Kirkor is a traditional cafe-confectionery that opened in 1922, where you can find the best bougatsa in Heraklion.

Rest of Town

I Avli tou Defkaliona

At the quiet atmosphere of Avli tou Defkaliona, in the street parallel to the coastal one in Heraklion, you will have the chance to taste a wide variety of...



A particularly popular choice among locals, at Istioploikos -opposite Koules at Heraklion port- you will have value for money dishes with fresh fish.

Rest of Town


Kiriakos restaurant opened in 1981, and it is located on central Dimokratias Avenue. It is an all time classic choice for quality food in Heraklion.

Lions Square


In central Lions square, opposite the famous water fountain, Baltas with the colourful decor and a playful mood, as the name suggests (baltas meaning...

Lions Square


In Heraklion city centre, the busiest part of the city, at Lions square, Veranda is an all day cafe-restaurant, ideal for any time of the day.

Rest of Town


In 1866 street, where the traditional market in Heraklion is located, 50-50 is a fun taverna for cozy moments with friends, accompanied by tasty mezedes and...

Rest of Town


On the coastal avenue of Heraklion, near the Historical Museum square, at Parasies restaurant -the name comes from the word parasia which refers to hearth...



In a very advantageous location in Heraklion, on the coastal avenue and right by the sea, Mare is one of the most atmospheric spots in the city.

Parko Kazantzaki


At Alfredo, Italian cuisine lovers will have the chance to have dishes from the neighbouring country, inspired and created by Alfredo himself.

Rest of Town


Famous for the exquisite meats, Kouzinerie is a restaurant in the heart of Heraklion city (behind 25th August pedestrian street), where chef Nikos Kourinos...

Rest of Town

La Boheme

At the small, cozy and tasteful, bistro La Boheme which stands out for the quality dishes and the friendly staff, in the centre of Heraklion, on the...


Elia & Dyosmos

A bit out of Heraklion city, at Skalani, Elia kai Dyosmos taverna is a great representative of Cretan cuisine. The tasty combinations are enhanced by Cretan...

Rest of Town


One of the busiest and most famous tavernas in Heraklion, Koutourou, on Kagiambi pedestrian street, near Agios Minas church, is quite informal and an ideal...