Top Choice Cretan in Elounda


Clinging to a steep hillside in the ancient hamlet of Mavrikiano above Elounda, Hope has been a local lair since 1938. The terrace where fishermen once gathered nightly to suss out the next day's weather is now pack…
Cretan in Elounda


Adonis Bebelakis cooks for pleasure as well as profit, refrains from overcrowding his tables, and sources his local raw materials with care. The style is slow cooking including such Cretan classics as oven-cooked la…
Greek in Elounda


One of the oldest and most traditional restaurants in town, Marilena enchants with check-cloth tables, Cretan handicraft, musical instruments on the walls, and a lively atmosphere lit with good service and fine food…
Mediterranean in Elounda

Fresco Eatery

On the corner of the main square beside the clcoktower, this tasty joint has a lively alfresco area and dishes up huge fresh salads, pizza, pasta, gyros and burgers.
Cretan in Elounda


Boasting a floating pontoon deck for diners, the harbour-side Kalidon turns over a decent selection of fish and meat standards. There’s a mixed fish dish at €19 for one or €37 for two.