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Main Street Platanias, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
+30 2821 060545
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street Platanias, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I ate at Symposium last night, following a bad meal the night previously in another restaurant. I have to say that Symposium restored our faith in good restaurants here. We shared the Guacamole starter which was just perfect and light for a...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant, great service and food. We had the mussels, calamari and the chateaubriand. Would go again!

Thank Paige M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanted to find a restaurant that didn't have someone stood outside trying to tempt you in, the menu did all the talking. Beautiful surroundings, the food was just what we were wanting, staff couldn't do enough for us and all at a reasonable price too.

Thank Louise W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as a couple The food was excellent as was the service,I am gluten free and everything on the menu was marked if I could eat it or not.we both went for the fillet steak as our main course and it didn't disappoint,thick cut...More

Thank Wolfie222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic Greek and international food. Allmost all can be made Gluten Free. But be carefull with the dessert.

Thank thorkil2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant with good food and very good service. Try the pasta with schrimp and Stifado! Both kids and grown ups were satisfied!!

Thank Øystein B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here tonight and had an absolutely beautiful meal, starters were perfectly proportioned and tasty (halloumi and crispy rolls) Our steak mains were delicious and the drinks we had to accompany our meal were amazing. The staff were all lovely and very knowledgeable. Great...More

Thank Elly K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’d left coming here until we wanted something a little different, the majority of the restaurants on the strip In Platanias seem to offer standard Greek fare and nothing wrong with that but we wanted a change. We were greeted at the entrance by a...More

Thank Nidgehammer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best plates I've ever tried . The cold dishes and the hot dishes were so tasty and full. Everything was perfect . You must try it .

Thank Γιώργος Χ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Expected so much more from this restaurant because of the reviews but actually found it to be just so so. Ate better in restaurants in town that aren't rated as highly as this and had better service too. Such a shame as I was really...More

1  Thank IanWD
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Tom B
23 September 2017|
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Response from auzzieSydney | Property representative |
Hi there! Smart casual Looking forward to seeing you
6 May 2017|
Response from Odikaios | Property representative |
Ηallo. We are open right now. Every day from 17:00.
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Rolf J
28 June 2016|
Response from Odikaios | Property representative |
Hallo Rolf First welcome to the island. I want to believe that by saying recommend a table you mean to book a table. If I am right then i can say if your dinning time is between 7.30- 9.30 then is better to book a table to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street Platanias, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 060545
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Symposium Restaurant Symposium is the trademark of elegance and class in Platanias. Acclaimed in its collection of Greek and International dishes based on organic and free range and a best quality products for those who care about what they eat. Indoor and outdoor options Dinner A selection of Greek and International wines, spirits & cocktails Bookings essential Bookings essential
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