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Odos Mahis Kritis, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
+30 2821 038141
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice view” (6 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Odos Mahis Kritis, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu seemed a bit extensive, so at first we were cautious in our expectations. The food when it came was well presented , hot and delicious. However there was a lot. Share a starter first rather than have one each.

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Main Street in Platanias is busy and noisy, so we plunged into a side street and found ourselves climbing up to Old Platanias, which overlooks the town and coast. Wandering into Socrates by accident, we were greeted by friendly staff and the all too...More

Thank PEVLondon
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

With a fantastic view, Socrates serves great food with a touch of elegance. The service is top notch with this friendly staff and you really get a lot for your money here. There is something for everyone, from pasta, salads and pizza to grilled meat...More

Thank PFriberg
Reviewed 3 July 2018

A very Nice greek family restaurant. Very good food and Nice staff. A beatiful view!! The staff is mother, father and they to dauthers, who is very very friendly and Nice.

Thank Torill S
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Good food, and enought food. Very nice family and good service. Nice place in Platanias. Å small walk up in the hills🌞

Thank Vidar K
Reviewed 18 October 2017

9.8.17 We visit the Socrates restaurant every year as we visit Platanias. Location Pleasant, also with views. Our service is OK. Food ok. We visited this time as a couple, also suitable for the family.

Thank hannu220
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Both adults and children enjoyed their meals in this friendly restaurant with great view to the sea and to sun set. This is our second visit here with a week. We enjoyed lamb kleftiko, and lamb with pasta as well as pizza and pasta for...More

Thank Anna-Leena R
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and friendly staff. Nice athmosfere and wonderful view We will be back next year if not sooner.

Thank Johnny G
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice, familiar and casual place. Very nice personal. Also the food is great. It is relatively cheap, but great quality! There is also a great view of Platanias and the sea. It's very nice to see the sunset in the evening. After eating you...More

Thank Julia W
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Socrates is located somewhat away from the main street of Platanias. Thus it provides a much quieter feeling than what is found "downtown". The sunset view from the terrace is marvellous. The people are amazingly sweet. Offers excellent value-for-money combinations of starters, bottled wine and...More

Thank Bård A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
5:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Odos Mahis Kritis, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 038141
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