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Taverna Spinalonga

Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
+30 2841 041804
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (12 reviews)
“greek salad” (14 reviews)
“fish” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here twice as the lamb chops were so good! Friendly, family run restaurant. Lovely looking out to sea and Spinalonga.

Thank Joyo61
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

What's not to like about this place. The view is stunning straight out to sea and over looking Spinalonga. Hence the name. Family run and very friendly. The food is Greek so quite simple. Fish is based on weight and is a little expensive but...More

Thank hellyholls
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The food was so good here and we were a party of 4 with all different tastes. Well, let's just say we ALL left very satiated and happy. We started with Mythos Beer and a carafe of white wine. After drinks we had the Dakos...More

Thank ShazzG
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Had a delicious fish dinner at this family run restaurant. The family gave been running the restaurant since the early 1930s and the 3 generations that we met were all very friendly and helpful. The food was delicious, simply cooked red snapper ( only avail...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Got to say, best food we've had since visiting Crete. Had the seafood pasta and she had Guilt Head Bream......VERY GOOD! Great service too and awesome view of Spinalonga Island. Highly recommend.

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed 21 August 2017

The food and the setting are gorgeous. I will never forget that day. Thank you for everything!!!!!!!!!

Thank atzortz
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The only thing that was acceptable was the food; nothing fancy, just acceptable and highly 'improvable' considering the Cretan cuisine and a location full of fresh fish... When visiting, the waiter had a large smile and my thought was "what a friendly guy"; it turns...More

Thank difr2017
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

When we arrived to Plaka we wanted to eat before taking the boat to Spinalonga island. There where quite a lot of sea food places next to each other. Althought it looks kinda touristy, I noticed that quite some local people were eating here which...More

Thank tomBCN
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Loved this family run restaurant - second generation! Very friendly and great food. Best for lunch although nothing wrong with the evening menu - it was just a bit quiet when we had evening meal. Sit on the terrace overlooking the crystal clear waters and...More

Thank AANDDSale_Cheshire
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We Really Enjoyed The Fresh Seafood. The Grilled Octopus Was Done to Perfection & The Fresh Grilled Red Snapper Was Fresh & Grilled Nicely & Served Greek Style. A Relaxed Setting With a Diverse Menu. Great for Kids to Feed The Fish With Excess Bread.

Thank Gary S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041804
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