Top Choice Taverna in Sitia

Zorba’s Tavern

Gregarious owner Zorba, with his sailor’s roll, sea captain’s cap and bushy moustache, looks as if he’s stepped from a traditional Greek painting. And traditional is what this place excels in: think bouzouki music, …
Fusion in Sitia


The most stylish dining in Sitia is on the 1st floor of a purple and cream neoclassical building where owner-chef Tonya Karandinou rules supreme with a sense of theatre. Cretan-based cuisine, with Mexican and Asian …
Greek in Sitia


Traditional Greek fare in a bijou interior hung with cooking utensils and old black-and-white photos on the walls. Saganaki (fried cheese), souvlaki, octopus and shrimp salad with a fine view of the sea from the out…