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Vigli Restaurant

Old Town, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
+30 2821 060559
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kleftiko” (3 reviews)
“mixed grill” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, International
$$ - $$$
Old Town, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great view. Gets a bit cold in the evening because of the wind. Amazing premises! Staff was friendly and welcoming as they are all over Platanias. Got some ozo and watermelon for free at the end.

Thank gaupefett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is at the ver top of the hill but the view is well worth the climb. The food is ok but not great and a bit overpriced but I guess the nice view makes up for it. Nice service, even if drilled, and...More

Thank Uldall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Vigli has been one of my favorite restaurants in Crete for many years, but my last visit was a disappointment. The lamb chops were very dry and boring, the service was slow and uninterested, one of us found hair in the food. I really hope...More

Thank mohlnhoff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth going upp the mountain. Beatyfull Wiew over the see and village in the sunset. Nice personer and good food. Recomend the Mixed grill for 2 if you are hungry. Very good.

Thank Hans J
Reviewed 18 October 2016

After a walk up to the restaurant we saw a very nice sunset! We sat outside the whole evening! Excellent view, food and wine!! Thanks! We will come back next time!

1  Thank Grethe L
Reviewed 25 September 2016

A very pleasant taverna with a stunning view..well worth the climb up the hill in the old village, The kleftiko was wonderful!

Thank tcurtisma
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Enjoyable food for a fair price. Family run. Fresh, as most of the Cretan cuisine is. Not disappointing at all, but a couple other places on the hill are even better.

Thank Chowhounds
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing view and Amazingly good food. My girlfriend ordered chicken filet and it was just perfect and i ordered beef filet and that too was amazing. And the view, you can't believe it before you see it, this is on my top "to do" list...More

Thank Christian K
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Their moussaka was the best moussaka I have ever eaten. Family restaurants are usually really authentic and rustic and so was this one also. There is quite nice atmosphere in this restaurant! So briefly: food is good, view is amazing, staff is friendly. Nice small...More

1  Thank Saana L
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The walk up the hill was totaly worth It. Amazing view, very friendly staff and excellent food. Nice to see the two women in the kitchen cooking genuine greek food.

Thank Jessica L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Town, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 060559
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