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Restaurant Platanos

Platanias Square, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
+30 2821 068532
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
“kleftiko” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Platanias Square, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Arrived in Platanias in a taxi from Panorama Hotel down the road and had a wander but this place seemed to stand out to us more than the rest. Welcoming staff, flags on the table depending on your nationality which was a nice touch -...More

Thank RossCummings
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Went there two time during our week in Platanias. Mainly because my gf loves the chicken souvlaki and because they have a big playground inside where our baby could tumble. Friendly staff. Sitting both outside facing the square, inside and on the balcony.

Thank magnushaga
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to this place several times, and was never disappointed:) The food always tastes good, the staff is very friendly but still professional. I always feel welcome. And also, hands down, best cheesecake in town!:)

Thank missjo1412
Reviewed 1 June 2017

we visited as a family with 2 young children - the waiter was friendly, helpful and above all attentive. the food was excellent authentic Greek cuisine. A wonderful atmosphere to relax in well priced for an excellent meal

Thank cindyhQ1065QA
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We visited platanos for dinner last night ; food was tasty the lamb stifado was very delicious but also a tad greasy because of which we were full quite easily n didn't do enough justice to the food. The restaurant served us a huge complimentary...More

Thank Genevieve D
Reviewed 28 May 2017

The restaurant has the habit of asking where you are from and putting a flag of your country of origin on the table. This ruse does bring your compatriots in. The waiters are more keen on filling the tables than serving existing customers. We ordered...More

1  Thank Dani H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We were a party of 4 and arrived very late around 11pm. The staff were more than happy to seat us for dinner. The service was good and the staff were very friendly. The pork souvlaki was delicious. Food here is great and also reasonably...More

Thank barrett87
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Platanos is one of the oldest restaurants in the area and their experience is well reflected in the dishes served and in the services provided. The design is very simple and old style but it speaks about the restaurant continuity. You can choose to sit...More

Thank AthenaDani
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

The food was ok but no more. One of the meals was not warm I orded extra vegetables instead of potatoes. Got none. The meal had not so much taste more of a ordinary lunch meal.

Thank Karl-Axel C
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

There are often full here so I had kind of high expectations about it. Got really disappointed with the food. A lot of cheese on the garlic bread, when the menue didn't say anything about it. Really not much meat on the lamb chops and...More

Thank Therese R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Platanias Square, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 068532
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