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Platia Restaurant

Myrthios, Crete, Greece
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lamb cutlets” (2 reviews)
“snails” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Myrthios, Crete, Greece
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took new British friends to the Plakias region. The last stop for dinner was this excellent restaurant. I've been there many times before. But last time was 6 years ago. I've told them it was the best restaurant in the area together with KriKri...More

Thank Claus D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

You must visit this restaurant we went for lunch and picked it for my birthday evening meal a couple days later the view is amazing the staff were very friendly and accommodating and last but definitely not least the food was the best I have...More

Thank jojowisbech
Reviewed 13 December 2016

My husband and I caught a taxi from Plakias up to the Platia in Myrthios for 6 euro's which was well worth it. We sat out on the verandah and the views over the ocean was simply stunning. They staff were very friendly and helped...More

2  Thank lindakthomas
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Fantastic views across Plakias and the sea. Restaurant is normally busy but they could always find a table. Specials were excellent. Food reasonably priced.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Food is perfect here! The prices are reasonable and the views are amazing! It is usually very crowded so the service is not that quick but that doesnt matter at all! Try fried zucchini served with white cheese and garlic sauce! The veal stifado is...More

Thank marinatatti
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The restaurant lacks of identity, the environment is not at all welcoming. The staff is indifferent, when I asked about a certain dish they answered.... I work here, what do u expect me to tell you? The kids are the least welcome almost hostile. Tasty...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Normally, i wouldn't write 2nd review for a place i 've done it once, but i will break the rule! This taverna is one of my best places in Crete. Firstly, the food is just perdect.. whatever we have tested is very delicious. the wine...More

Thank kokolakisk
Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

We simply acknowledge all the good things that have been written here about Platia. That is: friendly reception by owner and staff, delicious food (consider meze for two as a starter!) and, of course, a splendid view from its terrace over the bay area. And...More

3  Thank Erik1964
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We keep coming back to Platia and although it's for the excellent food, it's also because Fredericos, Sifis and Elefteris ('scuse spellings!) are such friendly welcoming guys who make every diner feel special. They've added fresh fish to the menu and it's delicious, cooked to...More

Thank TheBoomerangs
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Located in Mirthios above Plakias this restaurant offers a magnificent view, wonderful Staff, great food and a lovely décor. Our initial visit was just for an afternoon drink while exploring Mirthios, and we regretfully left behind a camera, which we discovered some time later, we...More

Thank TWRyan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Myrthios, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Myrthios
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