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Taverna Sideratico

In an appealing location away from Spili's touristy centre, this delightful taverna sits on the main road 500m south of town. There's no menu, so you'll be guided through its mouthwatering array of mayirefta...

Cretan in Spili

Cafe Platia

Perched above the Venetian fountain, this scenic taverna is run by a well-regarded husband-and-wife culinary team. It has a fairly basic menu, but its sunny terrace decorated with pot plants is a lovely setting...

Taverna in Spili

Maria Kostas Taverna

Come here for the home cooking and dine on the patio hung with gourds and overflowing with flowers. You’ll likely find Maria in the kitchen stuffing tomatoes and dishing up fantastic grills and casseroles. It’s...

Cretan in Spili


Just south of the Venetian fountain, this friendly place has a big roadside terrace, reliably good traditional cooking and a decent house red. Try the delicious rabbit in wine or the local mountain snails.

Taverna in Spili


At the oldest taverna in town, the owner-chef will likely invite you to inspect whatever dishes are stewing in his kitchen that day before you make your selection. Upon request, you can also have rabbit, lamb,...