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Marem Cafe Restaurant

194 Leoforos Machis Kritis | Platanias, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
+30 2831 057001
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“kleftiko” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (5 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
194 Leoforos Machis Kritis | Platanias, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We chose this restaurant for it's relaxing atmosphere. We both had our meals from the grill section of the menu and when they came the meat was well cooked and there were generous helpings of chips and rice. Looking around other dishes from the menu...More

Thank Eeyore2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

6 of us inc 2 grandchildren 5&7 had lovely evening. Choose 3 starters to share followed by 2 pizzas, Greek dish, mixed souvlaki and 2 chicken dishes for the kiddies . Food was lovely but just cldn't eat it all. Nice local red wine A...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate twice here, and our friends also ate here another day. Constantly good. Fresh food. Nice portion sizes. Nice selection of meat/non-meat options. Good value / reasonably priced. Friendly staff. Would go again. Recommended.

Thank MrDBmth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far the worse meal we've had in Crete. As I am writing we have just had our food after an hour and a half wait. My wife's Cretan chicken was dry, my son's salami pizza tasted more like ham. My nephew 's schnitzel was...More

Thank Pat P
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments,you forgot to mention that we did NOT charge you for your wife's chicken, the same chicken that other quests were very satisfied with.About the pizza, we serve more than 60 pizzas a day with no complaints. When you came the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We gave Marem a second chance because the atmosphere was nice with the greenery and all. The first time we had to wait an hour for our food to arrive but we had a nice meal. Seccond time round we had to wait even longer...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Over an hour wait for food. Only went for pizza for the kids- 'none available today'. Asked "what is soup of the day" reply "don't know, it's a powder one". Food was otherwise average and the same as every other eatery on the street. As...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited last year and decided to return again,the food was really nice but the service was not great. In our opinion they did not have enough staff to coupe with the amount of customers as it's a big restaurant and also the waiters where...More

Thank Jarrod H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the worst restaurants around the area. Food was bland and tasteless and there was only one server! She had to run all night so the time she could serve us was really short. I don't recommend.More

Thank roosamikkonen
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting our restaurant and make some comments on us. About our food i can not say anything because probably you are a very difficult person to please. About the servers,you are a big liar because there are 6 of us and the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A charming restaurant with nice cold beer, good service and a nice surroundings. Tables are outside, and at night an attractive water fountain. The staff were quite quick, all our meals came quickly and everyone enjoyed the food. Portion size was good as we were...More

Thank SterlingIves
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If we had more nights on our holiday we would have come back here - we discovered it too late! It's a beautiful outdoor restaurant that is very busy and popular. Service is very professional and excellent value for money. The food was beautiful -...More

Thank steph95kate
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Leoforos Machis Kritis | Platanias, Rethymnon, Crete 741 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Rethymnon
  • Phone Number: +30 2831 057001
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