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Apokoronas, Plaka, Crete 370 01, Greece
+30 2825 031584
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (21 reviews)
“yogurt” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Apokoronas, Plaka, Crete 370 01, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service here was amazing, great atmosphere and food was lovely. Big portions of food but all of it was great. Drinks were nice too. Especially the strawberry daquri.

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We have ordered 2 meals for family of 4 persons (kids 14 and 11) - traditional lamp in clay pot and assorted meat. We all were full, could not even finish everything. The host brought 2 small beers, and desert for all, and honey/cinamon raki...More

Thank Gediminas M
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This was, by far and away, the best restaurant we visited during our stay in Crete. We were fortunate we decided to eat early as it was very popular later in the evening. The service was, on the whole, friendly and quick - we did...More

1  Thank Nathaniel F
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Awesome Place! Amazing Experience! Excellent greek food, really nice place to go with family and friends. Apart from amaizing tastes, you will also taste Greek hospitality!

Thank Άγγελος Α
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

A very good place to eat delicious traditional dishes, in a very family atmosphere and very warm. You can go there with your eyes closed, you will not be disappointed.

Thank Johanny M
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

It is always such a treat to receive such a warm welcome as if we were family from the owners, never a bad dish and always such large portions, make sure you are hungry before you arrive!

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing hospitality- extra drinks on every visit. Great food too. Always given something extra for no charge on each of 3 visits.

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Unfortunately we only had one meal at Elpis, but if all meals are as good I would highly recommend it. There are a couple of areas in which to eat, on the street, on the terrace or inside which ensures you are comfortable. The owners...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Whilst I only popped in to get out of the rain, the staff could not have been friendlier. They offered us a glass of wine, free of charge. Decided to order a take away pizza which was absolutely delicious. Whilst waiting the food that came...More

Thank Lcook1961
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our visits to Elpis and the fantastic home cooked food. The portions are generous, you won't leave hungry! Nikos and Mouilly are a great team and are so warm, generous and friendly. The bread is sensational and there's a range of really...More

Thank Deniece18
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Jo T
16 May 2017|
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Response from Loek L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jo Nikos and Mouli run the restaurant. They are open every day. In the morning for breakfast untill late in the evening for suburb diners... When you meet Nikos and Mouli, please great them from us. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apokoronas, Plaka, Crete 370 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2825 031584
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