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Palio Arhontiko

P. Polihronidi, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
+30 2824 022124
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“warm bread” (12 reviews)
“lamb shank” (4 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:00All hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
P. Polihronidi, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago

During a week stay in Kolymbari we ate out in the seafront each evening and selected this restaurant to return to for our last night. The waiters are opinionated and attentive. The bread is the freshest we'd had, the menu is extensive with all of...More

Thank CatGreenski
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful meal here. Excellent food and value. This is a must if you are in the area. Complimentary drink on arrival. Complimentary desserts, sea views and friendly staff.

Thank davejason
Reviewed 4 days ago

It's possible to get cheated when you visit a beach front with 4-6 restaurants - but not this time - the food was fantastic, the service great and did I mention the food was fantastic? This is a must eat if you visit Kolymbari...Thank you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here trusting some reviews online and e have to say they were not disappointing. The service was great, friendly and the sea view from the restaurant is lovely. The food was just amazingly presented and tasted incredibly nice. What a nice surprise! I...More

Thank Donato C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Complimentary drink on arrival, wonderful service and no rush despite other people waiting. Extensive menu, lots of fish/seafood options. Microbrewery options and even ale. Complimentary sweet. Nice sea view setting.

Thank Rosewood99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Complimentary drink on arrrival, plus free water. Extensive menu choices suiting all diertary requirements. House wine palatable but lots of choices for alternatives including micro brewery ale. Staff very welcoming despite restaurant being fully booked with no pressure to rush our sitting even though there...More

Thank salisbury747
Reviewed 1 week ago

Considering the size of the village, this restaurant really delivers. Service is kind, and bulletproof in the sense that everyone gets served in turn without frustrating waiting. Recommended!

Thank Petteri H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great first dinner in Crete at Patio Arhontiko. The food was very good and the setting just fantastic. Totally recommend a visit if you are in the area :)

Thank arwenita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let me first summarize by saying, "Wow!" We found Palio Arhontiko a couple nights ago during our stay in Kolymbari. The restaurant is beautiful, the staff is great, and the food is AMAZING! My husband enjoyed the muscles and the lamb shank. I LOVED the...More

Thank KaceyB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good restaurant. The location is lovely, the service was at the very high level. We've been offered a free desert after our meal. The food itself was delicious. Tzatziki and peas pure with anchovies. The main dishes were even better. Very soft lamb pieces...More

Thank Dmitry K
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Alex M
30 June 2017|
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Response from ann692 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it's actually called Zazazu
9 June 2016|
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Response from ronpon | Reviewed this property |
Hi McFrankie Great choice for a memorable meal. Yes I would definitely book a table, ideally outside nearest the promenade where you will be able to have a seaview and also people watch. I don't know if you've been to... More
kevin h
23 March 2015|
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Response from palioarhontiko | Property representative |
friday 17th of aprill....looking forward to join us!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: P. Polihronidi, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias  >  Kolymbari
  • Phone Number: +30 2824 022124
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