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Kyano Beach Restaurant

Kosti Palama, Platanias, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 2821 060057
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (8 reviews)
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:30All hours
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Kosti Palama, Platanias, Crete 731 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just had our second dinner here this week. It's well run, with friendly, attentive staff. The food, particularly seafood, is lovely. The view of the sunset is great too.

1  Thank trendell26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited the restaurant yesterday evening. Everything was perfect. The food was fantastic, the staff was so friendly and service minded and the atmosphere was mind blowing. The restaurant is located on the beach and we watched the sunset while we ate....More

Thank Kath-dk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic evening with my family. The staff is very sweet and recommended a fantastic wine for the food that we ordered. Atmosphere is fantastic compared to all the other tourist restaurants and placed next to the beach with relaxing music. The food was...More

Thank LasseJurek
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well... it's all in the title. We had three lunches and one dinner here and were enchanted forever. They have really helpful waiters always advising you on the food and the wine. The food is exceptional. We had their greek traditionals, salads and the seafood...More

Thank Mircea A
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Actually, there is nothing that special about this place except that it gave us a good vibe. The food is good, ordered the salmon bruschetta and the grilled tiger prawns, and the local cretan house white wine! But our waiter (a little bit older than...More

Thank Ida F
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The restaurant keeps a very high level over many years with excellent food, very professional staff and stunning views of the sunset. This time we tried shrimps and mussels in garlic sauce and pork schnitzel, both cooked to perfection. Delicious wines to accompany our meal....More

1  Thank rbsorensen
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to Kyanos! The lovely greeting and service along with wine and food, wonderful! You will never be disappointed wen you visit this place and we thank Ada at Sada's shop for the tip! We'll be back!

1  Thank Fiddeliansson
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Very nice and friendly staff, delicious and well presented courses. try the baked feta cheese as a side order.

1  Thank PetLin33
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Just the meal we were looking for. After a long day at Samaria Gorge, my mom and I were a tad hungry but tired, so we decided to venture just a few blocks to Kyano Beach Restaurant. We are glad we did. The service was...More

Thank srussell3travel
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Enjoyed the Cretan pie, moussaka and fish dishes. Pleasant background music, no TV (hurrah!) and friendly owner who had time to chat.

Thank Beth1012
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 34
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kosti Palama, Platanias, Crete 731 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 060057
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Situated at Platanias Beach, with a 15year history, serving pure Cretan and Mediterranean cuisine.The restaurant is seasonal, opening from the beginning of May till the end of season.
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