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Top Choice Italian in Kamilari

Pizza Ariadni

It might seem incongruous to consider an Italian pizzeria in a Cretan village, but trust us. For over 20 years Manolis has been kneading pizza dough for hundreds of loyal clients who head here not only for the lush …
Archaeological Site in Kamilari

Minoan tomb

In the middle of fields just outside the village stands an extraordinarily well-preserved circular Minoan tomb. Its stone walls stand 2m high. Side rooms were used for ritual purposes. Follow the signs to Tympaki a…
Cafe in Kamilari

Kentriko

Kentriko is a beautiful, congenial stone kafeneio (established in 1922) on the narrow main drag. Decorated with old photos of village families, it’s great for breakfast, a nightcap or anything in between. As friendl…
Greek in Kamilari

Taverna Acropolis

This relaxing taverna, housed in an historic building, is delightful for a pre- or post-dinner nip. The walls are lined with eclectic artworks and the interiors reflect effortless good taste. That extends to the cui…
Greek in Kamilari

Taverna Mylonas

Kamilari’s oldest taverna, this no-nonsense spot headed by the ebullient Giorgos serves tasty traditional Cretan mezedhes and a daily-changing selection of mayirefta with some ingredients trucked in from the nearby …