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Captain Longa

Plaka beach, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
+30 2841 042342
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
“beach bar” (3 reviews)
“plaka beach” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, Greek, Pub
Plaka beach, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this location a number of times over the years primarily for drinks. There are tables almost on the beach and overlooking Spinalonga what better place to enjoy a hot/cold alcoholic/none alcoholic. Try it just for the view.

Thank Lincoln_PETE7904
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the beach, friendly guy walked up and down and just needed to ask him if you wanted anything. Cocktail was good as was the unusual gyros but great beach food. No complaints at all.

Thank dolphinwatchers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bad food, service was very slow, tacky decoration and rude woman at the bar. The prices were average though and you can sit on the pepple beach for cheap prices (compared to the surrounding beaches) with a great view of spinalonga and a nice funny...More

Thank Beth F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain longa is the perfect spot in plaka for a relaxing day on the beach. Amazing views of spinnalonga and the surrounding area. Staff are lovely. Big thank you to nico who works tirelessly all day serving drinks up and down the beach. We loved...More

Thank hayleyhardman2
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

There aren’t enough adjectives to describe our admiration and love for this Tavern. My husband and I stumbled upon this gem our first night of our honeymoon and went back every night. Being here felt like home so much so that we want to move...More

1  Thank fester4385
Reviewed 29 October 2017

It is the best place to relax for a drink and a snack, just next to the sea with the view to the Spinalonga island. An all day beach bar with the friendliest service by Kostas and his team. A special thank to Christina, her...More

1  Thank stamatelopoulos
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This bar provides excellent service in a beautiful location, for the price of a drink you can hire a sunbed and be served as you relax, very clean bathrooms and wooden walkways into the sea, definitely the place to lie in the sun and relax...

Thank Janeanna1973
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had them deliver the cocktails direct to the part of the pebble beach we were lying on. Great service from a hardworking waiter. Later took another cocktail in the bar which is shaped like a boat. Fun atmosphere and love the statue of Captain...More

Thank JohnBovi
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Free sun lounger if you buy a drink. Right on the beach, clean loos and friendly staff. Beach service covers whole beach not just right in front of bar

Thank DQ53
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This is the perfect place to relax. We visited Captain Longa 3 times. Service is excellent and the owner is very friendly and polite. All the drinks were absolutely perfect!

Thank Christina K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Cafe, Greek, Pub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaka beach, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 720 53, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 042342
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