As you may already know Cretan cuisine is popular worldwide for its tasteful food made from pure Cretan products, our olive oil, cheeses and many more. We have selected the best restaurants, taverns, bars and beach bars, etc. where you can enjoy the authentic Cretan cuisine.
Peskesi Restaurant: The best Restaurant in Heraklion area and one of the best restaurants in whole Crete. Their cuisine is based solely on traditional recipes, fresh ingredients from the Cretan soil and the principles of the Authentic Cretan Cuisine, a cuisine full of traditional tastes, aromas and ingredients, which dates back to prehistoric times and still continues to exist.
7 Thalasses Seafood & Sushi Restaurant: Sea food and fish play the main role at 7 Seas restaurant and are distinguished by their quality, freshness and their masterly way they are cooked. This is the reason behind the fact that 7 Seas is the first choice among both Locals & Tourists and is rated as one of the best restaurants in Heraklion!
Kouzeineri: The Kouzeineri is a restaurant in the city center of Heraklion a few meters from the sea. In modern performance haute cuisine, always using fresh pure ingredients, the Chef creates unique dishes inspired by the international and the local cuisine, with an emphasis on meat.
"Kritamon" Τavern: The superb ingredients used to create the menu are primarily from their own organic farm, their beautiful herb garden in their restaurant’s courtyard and wild plants provided directly from nature. Every ingredient on the menu is produced or collected by the owners, their family, or local farmers, shepherds, artisan cheese makers, fishers, vintners, olive oil producers, and many other neighbors that are dedicated and passionate about the high quality of their products.