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PiATO - Homemade Creative Cuisine

5 Minoos | Ammoudi Beach, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
+30 2841 023173
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Minoos | Ammoudi Beach, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Lovely restaurant with a really nice atmosphere, staff all very professional and excellent value for money. The food was very good and very plentiful- don't go there if you are not hungry. If we were not on all inclusive in our hotel it wouldn't have...More

Thank sallyjim45
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Some of the best Greek cuisine, wines and service in lovely surroundings! Superb value for high quality. Lunch and dinner - Highly recommended!!

Thank Ken N
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal here last night. All our meals were excellent, very nice decor in the restaurant and the staff were all very friendly and welcoming. Would highly recommend.

Thank HelenPeleSmith
Reviewed 26 October 2017

If you're in Eastern Crete, this restaurant in Agios Nikolaos is amazing. Delicious home cooked food, prepared with great care. A happy team of waiters and a friendly, welcoming ambience. We loved I so much we returned three times! Every course was a delight and...More

Thank Wicoe
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Perhaps I'm being picky, but our meal was just ok and, as the saying goes, nothing to write home about. When hubby decided on the kleftiko, I should have mentioned a previous review about it being a 'little' overdone. Not a 'little', but a lot...More

Thank WesternGardener
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Visited here one afternoon we were looking for a nice lunch. We ordered a nice bottle of wine and both this and all the food we had was beautiful. The restaurant is nicely decorated, clean and modern, with lovely views out to the sea. As...More

Thank Emma G
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

PiATO was one of the few restaurants that were close to our hotel, hence we decided to pop by for dinner. The restaurant itself is gorgeous with vibrant colours and beautiful decor. We had a warm welcome and fantastic service with recommendations. The food was...More

Thank Yehan W
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is a lovely decorated restaurant,modern and lovely atmosphere, friendly staff. The food was good however we were expecting something different, I would say it's good quality and tasty but felt many other restaurants in the area served just as creatively.

Thank champagneannie
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I was a chef for many years at a fairly high standard. I also worked front of house and eat out often. The upshot of the above is that I'm constantly picking holes when I'm out to eat. Well, I couldn't here. What a brilliant...More

Thank Redjack1982
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

One of the nicest restaurants Iv ever been, staff all very professional, was served by a man called mason who was brilliant 👍🏻 the food was served relatively quick even though the restaurant was busy, all courses were fantastic and dessert was even free at...More

Thank jbmackie
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You just don't go in such a place for chips, even though they do serve.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 12 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Minoos | Ammoudi Beach, Agios Nikolaos, Crete 721 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Agios Nikolaos
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 023173
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Welcome to Piato. Homemade & Creative Cuisine, outstanding view of the Cretan sea, more than 35 years of experience and your love, are all part of the unique experience of eating in "Piato". Since 1980 with constant work, love and passion about food and wine, we managed to make "Piato" one of the best family restaurants in Agios Nikolaos. ''Ask the locals...they know''
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