Daedalus Street, the Liberty Lions with squares and roads around them and the coastal road after the port, are the most classic choices for coffee and drink. Beautiful lively cafés and atmospheric bars offer pleasant refreshment breaks and fun. Talos shopping center in the newly constructed waterfront city is a very good choice for coffee and drinks overlooking the sea. On the beach, underneath, there is a specially designed area for walking, biking and playgrounds by the sea.
For your diet there are very good taverns with traditional Cretan cuisine both inside the center and the beach, where you will find fresh fish. Do not forget to visit the excellent restaurants that exist in nearby villages around Heraklion to enjoy : meat, pilaf , fried snails , delicious pies and other famous authentic Cretan specialties .