Meraki is a pun of the words raki and meraki. The word meraki could be translated as passion or desire.

“Meraki” is also known as the “first” because it was the first rakadiko in Sitia. It's alco called Niko's place or Nikoli's place from its owner Garefalakis Nikos.

Niko's place is also the first rakadiko that you will see at the pedestrian walkway of El. Venizelou street.

Meraki has many tastefull specialties and the menu includes everything. (traditional dishes, homemade food, a la minute dishes, fresh fish, seafood etc).

Besides all the others at Meraki you will find good local raki and good local wine.

Garefalakis Nikos
154 El. Venizelou Street
Tel. +30 28430.23460