At Parasties, in Heraklion of Crete, our desire and purpose is to combine classic nostalgic flavors with unique combinations even the most simple dishes, satisfying every palate. And this is a daily challenge for us and a great honor, if the guests, as we like to call our customers, recognize and appreciate our culinary philosophy based on traditional cretan cuisine.
Parastia or parasia according to the Cretan dialect, was for many years the traditional way of cooking in Crete. Made of two parallel rectangular stones between which they set on fire and touch the pan for cooking. This was chosen as the name of the restaurant, which dominates, as a trademark, the open kitchen. Enjoy all the specialities of Cretan cuisine at Parasties. Book a table at Parasties Restaurant in Heraklion Crete through e-table and have a fine glass of traditional wine for free.