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Kirkor Restaurant

Platia Liontaria, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
+30 281 024 2705
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bougatsa” (38 reviews)
“custard” (5 reviews)
“mizithra” (2 reviews)
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Platia Liontaria, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for the Bougatsa, I had cream and my husband had cream with chocolate (both were good but go with the cream its heavenly) did not disappoint. Friendly, nice view infront of the fountain and if this was next door to my house, id eat...More

Thank Sarah V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live in Australia but my grandparents are from Heraklion. My grandmother came with us to Greece and had been talking about buying a bougatsa from this store since we booked the trip. Growing up telling us about this store and there food. We came...More

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We been there for eat a traditional pastry, with try half with cheese and half with cream both of them taste(personally prefer cream ;) ). Friendly staff, good location and free wifi. Great thing is open from early morning till late evening.

Thank spiderpig2016
Reviewed May 7, 2017

This is our third visit to Hiraklion and we had stopped for coffee by the fountain on a previous visit but this was the first time at this cafe. We are so glad we chose this one, there was a meet and greet person who...More

Thank LouTaylor74
Reviewed April 27, 2017

This was recommended by our tour guide as one fo the best bougatsa - pastry and cream or soft cheese - in town. We had the bougatsa merida krema - portion with cream and I loved it but my wife thought it too sweet. Oh,...More

Thank Paul460h
Reviewed January 6, 2017

This traditional pastry shop on the old city square in front of the Morosini fountain, offers since decades Heraklion’s famous pastry specialty, the bougatsa (cream filled crust) in its both versions sweet or salty. Take some moments for a rest, savour this fantastic specialty and...More

Thank Konstantin F
Reviewed January 6, 2017

Kirkor makes amazing bougatsa and we had one there every day we were in Heraklion be it sweet or savoury. Sit by the venetian fountain and enjoy a coffee as well.

Thank lindakthomas
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Very centrally located in the city, just opposite to the venetian fountain (lion fountain). Bogaca is excellent. Service is good. I go at least once every week with friends when l am in Heraklion.

1  Thank The T
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Kirkor was established in 1922. With your coffee you enjoy the Special Home fresh Bougatsa with custard type cream ,don't forget to order with Mizithra local cheese. Comes straight out of the oven hot and fresh. Lovely atmosphere watching people walking around the square.This is...More

Thank Nic S
Reviewed July 11, 2016

This was recommended to us by our hotel manager who said it is the best bougatsa around. We visited for an afternoon treat. It was indeed delicious, and the service was super. Definitely try it here.

Thank jen1214
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Platia Liontaria, Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Heraklion
  • Phone Number: +30 281 024 2705
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