I love roast lamb at Greek restaurants and have had quite a few. Candia's roast lamb was just okay...it was almost overcooked and tasted like it had been boiled or put in a pressure cooker, rather than roasted. The Greek salad was good but the rice, potatoes and the few veggies that came with the meal were very ordinary and... more
Candia is one of many Greek,food restaurants that dot the lower mainland. It is a nice, cozy ambiance. Practical for groups, couples, and families. The food is good and the portions abundant. The veggies were over cooked. Otherwise the kebab was good. The pizza was quite tasty and had a great crust. Overall pretty good. But not very good. Also... more
A family-run, cozy restaurant that doesn't disappoint. They take the Entertainment book coupons (even on 'holidays' like Mother's & Father's Day), and don't make a stink about it; give you great service throughout the entire meal. Portions are very generous & food is tasty! The icing on the cake is the complimentary Ekmek served at the end of the meal.... more
Candia Taverna offers these services: grocery store, restaurant.
Candia Taverna, tucked away along a row of Point Grey shops, is a neighborhood restaurant through and through. The wood paneling is dark and the tables narrowly spaced: some even subdivided with wooden partitions,yet the place feels intimate and welcoming rather than crowded. The souvlaki arrives with enough roast potatoes, lemon rice, garlic bread and salad to overfeed most mortals, and is... more