As far as concerns Heraklio town there are several cafes and restaurants by the sea front which offer a view to the sea and the fortress. Another area is El Greco square where there is a pedestrian area with many cafes offering outdoor seating there. Also the passageway in Daedalou Street is a major “café” place. Cafes and restaurants can also be found in Gouves, Kokkini Chani, Stalida and several other areas. Another place to be concerning (but not limited to) taverns is Alicarnassos (2 km east) which is a busy suburb of Heraklio a short drive from the city on the road to the airport. Kato Gouves (16 km east) also offer a main street full of restaurants and taverns and it sould be mentioned that there are several good taverns in the village of Ano Gouves nearby. Restaurants can also be found in Hersonissos (26km east) along the sea front. Stalida (30km east) is also a large beach resort with a large variety of restaurants and cafes. Also Malia is another area providing many cafes and restaurants and it should be noted that most of them offer all day breakfast at very competitive prices. Finally Amoudara beach (4 km west) also offers a variety of Cafes and restaurants.