We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cape Crocodile

Eparchiaki Odos Strovlon-Paleochoras 28, Paleochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
+30(0)6932 097060
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (26 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Barbecue, Greek, International
££ - £££
Eparchiaki Odos Strovlon-Paleochoras 28, Paleochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (166)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been told that the place is popular for the pork spareribs. that unfortunately we did not order. Everything else, chicken fillet with the butter dip, meat balls-burger or i don't know what, the salads or the mushrooms were average, except the check that was...More

Thank George Z
ccrocodile, Ιδιοκτήτης at Cape Crocodile, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Google Translation

Αγαπητέ George Z ευχαριστώ για την επίσκεψη σου στο εστιατόριο μου θα ήθελα να σε παρακαλέσω όταν κάνεις κριτική στο...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Back in Paleochora again and as always visiting Giorgos at Cape Crocodile. Excellent food and Giorgos know his wine! The whole crew at Cape Crocodile is very friendly and a visit should be obligatory for everybody going to Paleochora!! Thanks a lot for great service,...More

1  Thank Spoonern
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I am coming here the last 3 years.For one more time everything was perfect.We had spare ribs,steak and Chateau Julia wine.An amazing combination...!! All these combined from the kind and smiley staff of the restaurant gave us the perfect dinner.we will come here again for...More

Thank De F
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Would you like to have a nice meal on a fine restaurant with a wonderful view to the Libean sea? Try Cape Crocodile down by the harbour! Fine tables and chairs and very good service, good food and excellent greek wines from Creta. Try this...More

1  Thank Arne N
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Ate the crocodile Plate. Pork ok the rest need some polish. Fried chiken and mushroom boring. Ribs ok but need more juicy feeling. Service good, location good. Wine list very good with Crete wine👍

1  Thank Martin U
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Nice place to eat steak was very tasty staff very nice and helpful and friendly lots to choose from the menu very clean place and it's over looking the sea so very relaxing place with lovely views.

1  Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This is not the normal restaurant in the area, you won't find the transitional Greek dishes on the menu.we had sharing platter, with wine beers for about 30 euro.Go for the great Rosemary spuds instead of chips.Food and service fantastic, this place is a winner.The...More

1  Thank iansbray
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Maybe we were picking the wrong dishes but were not entirely happy with this place. The pork was not tender but nice marinated and the greek salad was without olives. But the staff was very friendly and is trying to teach you a little greek....More

Thank martina2019
ccrocodile, Ιδιοκτήτης at Cape Crocodile, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Would like to thank you for the review and for dinning with us. We are sorry you didn't enjoy your meal as most of our customers do. Am surprised about your comment for the tzatziki because the cost is 4 euro ( average price 3.50-4.00...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped by this cafe in the middle of the afternoon for something fresh. Pretty disappointed by the food and the staff. The vanilla milk shake tasted more like milk that vanilla or ice cream ... And some people from the staff were not the...More

Thank ToutouilleRose
ccrocodile, Ιδιοκτήτης at Cape Crocodile, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hello there. Am sorry you didn't enjoy your milkshake but we are actually a RESTAURANT and we hope people make critics based on food and not the drinks. We also hand in to people menus that all items are listed with prices next to them...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Thank you for your great service and great food. We have been here many times and we will come back every time we are here in Paleochora. 🐊🌴😀

1  Thank Øyvind T
Nearby Restaurants
Manto Breakfast Buffet Cafe
191 reviews
.21 miles away
Palm Tree
185 reviews
.20 miles away
Pizzeria Odyssey
390 reviews
.11 miles away
Monika's Garden Wine Bar
53 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Paleochora Safari
34 reviews
.47 miles away
Pachia Ammos Beach
81 reviews
.34 miles away
The Venetian Castle
76 reviews
.12 miles away
Jetee Beach Bar
21 reviews
.34 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Cape Crocodile staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eparchiaki Odos Strovlon-Paleochoras 28, Paleochora, Crete 730 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Paleochora
  • Phone Number: +30(0)6932 097060
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing