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Lysseos Taverna

Main Street | By the little bridge, Plakias, Crete 740 60, Greece
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Main Street | By the little bridge, Plakias, Crete 740 60, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since no one else has commented lately, just to confirm that nothing has changed. Still the best freshly prepared food in Plakias.

2  Thank ianScotland
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Lysseos is one of our favourite tavernas in Plakias great food and excellent service, well worth a visit

Thank Sidcuprover
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My partner has visited Plakias for over 30 years and I have been there several times. This is our favourite place to eat and we always visit it several times during our time there. We are always made most welcome and the food is excellent...More

1  Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Lucas and Lito have made very little changes over the many years I have visited. I can only repeat what I have previously said - delicious freshly prepared food not for the masses. Enjoy!

Thank ianScotland
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We loved the food here, beautiful, lovely portion sizes not too large, unusual cyprus pork dish great spicing, everything fresh and tasty. Our favourite place to eat out so don't miss this one. Very popular with good reason !

Thank Renee194
Reviewed 19 September 2016

It was a small menu compared to other tavernas, but we are so glad we tried it out. For us, the food was the best in Plakias. Our favourites were the Chicken Curry and Beef Goulash. Simple meals, but enough to fill you and tastes...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We went here especially for the stifado as previous reviews mentioned it was nice, and it was. The stifado was served with rice and chips but did not have a lot of baby onions, which suited my wife but I would have like some more,...More

Thank huwsi
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is not to miss when you ever come to Plakias. The lady of the house is always friendly, funny without overdoing it and speaks her languages (Italian, French, German, Greek, English... and whatever more. Allert and hospitality are keywords. The food is of...More

2  Thank BartDB
Reviewed 16 February 2016

If anyone has read my other reviews of tavernas in the Plakias/Damnoni area they may have noticed that I am a solo (70yr old now) traveller. Although I am adventurous in some ways, I also tend to stick with what I know.. but am always...More

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 14 January 2016

One of my favourites since 1987, the Lysseos is a great choice for local food and for people watching as it is right on the sea front.A lovely team (thanks to 'mama') and lovely food. The chicken curry this year was very different but delicious...More

1  Thank Jackie Y
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | By the little bridge, Plakias, Crete 740 60, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Plakias
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