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.

Taverna Delphini

Central Square, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
+30 2841 041489
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good19%
  • Average19%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible30%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (8 reviews)
“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
“sea food” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Central Square, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (237)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

11 - 20 of 132 reviews

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Plaka for an afternoon from Elounda by bus (more like a luxury coach than a bus) and wandered around the delightful streets of Plaka taking in the attractive views of Spinalonga. It was a windy day and the humorous waiter invited us in...More

Thank IWantAVilla
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for taking your time to write this comment,and we thank you for your comments, we have a full page of cold mezes and a full page of hot mezes I really don't think we need any more? And a lot of our menu...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch and the food was outstanding! Snapper filleted for us and served with wonderful grilled vegetables and the best chips you've ever tasted. The service was attentive and flawless. Worth every euro!

Thank Craig S
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you so much for your comments very glad you had a nice time with us!

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This taverna is situated right by the sea, with a lovely view of the island of Spinalonga. However, those with the best view don't always have the best food: fitting with this pattern, we found this place to be average. The food was not bad...More

Thank Nathaniel F
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you for your comments we will most certainly see about this,the prawns though are not a main course it is in the appetizers so really would not be served with anything sorry about the mix up on this and your forgotten food!

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here today. We were wandering through Plaka and liked the look of the restaurant so we went for it. It looks very appealing, light and airy and directly on the port. We were served promptly and politely - although the lady taking...More

Thank Jo900
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments,and i am so glad you enjoyed your meal,and do hope you would come again!!! Totally agree that we should not looked stressed or rushed will definitely work on this thank you !

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

A well kept restaurant with a nice sea view. Grilled octopus was not enough soft while octopus with wine a nice discover

Thank Lucio W
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you for your custom,the grilled octopus is dried in the sun all day so tend to be a little though will have to do somthing abt that!

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We ere tempted in by the jolly front of house guy, and the location looked lovely. It is. The service by the inside staff was less friendly and more functional (than the Maitre D) I had Taramasalat to start and my wife a plain old...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Plaka has a row of good seafood restaurants on the seafront - all look and appear to be the same - however two visits to Delphini confirmed it is our pick. Friendly with beaut menu options beside the usual sea Food - fresh caught by...More

Thank Rod L
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The location is breathe taking but the food is average and the service is below average. I wasn't happy with the choice made

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Wonderful views, casual scene. Fish not quite up to par. This place affirmed what we have grown to understand about restaurants in Greece: if you have to bark at customers to get them in the door, the food isn't terrific. Still the service was amiable...More

Thank Sonya L
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you yes we are blessed with this veiw, sorry you were not impressed so much with the food,but i can assure you our fish is of the freshest,as for our "kamaki" you will find that 99% of resturants in Greece have these people outside...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017

welcoming staff -a family run restaurant. They were happy to serve us a simple lunch, A good choice of fresh fish

Thank johnston2017
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you very much we are very happy that you enjoyed your lunch!

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Taverna Paliria
469 reviews
.09 miles away
Thalassa
311 reviews
.05 miles away
Charoupia
276 reviews
.09 miles away
Almyra
46 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Plaka Beach
306 reviews
.16 miles away
Minos Boats
19 reviews
1.11 miles away
Plaka Watersports
15 reviews
.27 miles away
Elounda Beach
501 reviews
2.60 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Taverna Delphini staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Central Square, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041489
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