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Taverna Plateia

Mirthios, Plakias, Crete, Greece
+30 2832 031560
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (9 reviews)
“beans” (3 reviews)
“warm bread” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Mirthios, Plakias, Crete, Greece
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here was really tasty and even tempted my fussy children. My daughter is now a huge fan of tzatsiki, and this was the best we found.

Thank Jenna H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

First met Ricos 25 years ago, just after him taking over from his father. Visted many times over the years but not for the last ten or so. When he saw us it was beams and hugs all round! The menu has changed slightly, but...More

Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Always welcomed by Frédéric and his team. Great Stifado, Red Lamb, Soutzoukakia, Papoutsakia. Great house wine outstanding views and very popular. Suggest arrive around 20:45- 21:00 for a table on the front.

Thank Shanxy
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We have stayed in plakias many times but were too lazy to take the 5 minute taxi ride to try this taverna. This time we did it, and were so glad we did. The view from the glass sided terrace is stunning, especially if you...More

Thank welshtoad
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant to watch the sunset. The service was so friendly and very welcoming. The view was the best. We had the red wine (5 euros for half) the Stefado was amazing.) Taxi was 6 Euros each way but worth every penny. An...More

Thank Cantami
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is one of the reasons for us to spend part of our holiday in Plakias. What makes this place unique is not only its delicious food, but also some other things. Staff is friendly and very capable. Everything comes on time since you...More

Thank Eksa1
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Four hungry people spend there 50€ and left full of good memories. Stuff was helpful, dishes were delicious. We had musaka, meatballs, lamb chops, suvlaki and starters. Everything was tasty, well served. Definitely we'll come back there. Be prepared there won't be many space to...More

Thank PB1974_pl
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We went in this taverna 3 times during our holidays in Plakias/Mirthios in July. Everything was excellent, quality, quantity, price, panorama and hospitality. A big thank you to all the staff, expecially to Federico and his daughter Katerina in having made our holidays amazing

Thank gmontoli54
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

On our way to our apartment in Plakias, we decided to stop here and have lunch. We didn't check it upfront, but it sure wasn't a bad choice.. Great and honest hospitality from the family. The view is gorgeous if you can sit at the...More

Thank Wim V
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Walking into the restaurant to see the most magnificent view was the start of a wonderful evening. We hadn't booked, but the team were more than happy to sort out a table on the balcony. The selection was amazing and the portions were huge. The...More

Thank Janine d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mirthios, Plakias, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Plakias  >  Mirthios
  • Phone Number: +30 2832 031560
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