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Symposium Restaurant

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AGIA PELAGIA BEACH, Agia Pelagia, Crete 714 14, Greece
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+30 694 543 7205
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11:00 - 00:00
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UK
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Another great taverna on the beach front. Great food, friendly staff. Highly recommended. They've had some problems with reviews due to a mix up with another taverna of the same name, but make no mistake, this is the real deal.

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Thank KevTheHat
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Symposium is a realy nice place to eat local food and try local bear. Fantastis service. Meals are delicious. If you are in Agia Pelagia you have to visit this place necesarlly:)

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Thank Marcin N
Jersey, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and helpful service, well priced. A good range of seafood, meats, piazza etc all from a well laid out menu. Lovely beer in a frozen glass, the staff could not have been more helpful.

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Thank Paul S
Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaraunt is situated on the beach of Agia Pilagia. The atmosphere is great, the waiters are very nice people. We went there twice on the same day and enjoyed it both times!

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Thank kwhitesky
Glasgow
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

This was the first and only local restaurant we tried in Agia Pelagia, we had half board at our hotel restaurants so we didn't have much requirement to eat out but when we did, we went to Symposium. Its setting on the beach front is lovely, the service is great and we loved the food. We ordered a combo of... More 

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Thank porcelainbunnies
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Visited on our first night in Crete had to change my order as they had ran out of sea bass the dorada they gave me instead was very nice however. My wife had pizza but there was no tomato base on it so a bit dry

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Thank stuart L
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Good food Very clean and fresh Excellent service Friendly proprietor Our favourite restaurant over two weeks We are not great fish eaters but their greek dishes are always excellent

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Thank peterplym0uth2014
East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Beautiful Greek food. Staff very friendly and helpful - they will fillet the beautifully cooked freshly caught fish at the table. Once we discovered this gem we didn't eat anywhere else!

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Thank Zoe H
Lancashire
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Dined here one night and enjoyed the ambience. Great service, food very good and felt very relaxed. Staff attentive but did not feel hurried.

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Thank tilly1957
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff. Helpful. Service with a 😃. Sea bass and lamb kleftiko to die for. Good value. You won't regret it. Enjoy.

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Thank scrumpy5

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 56
Cuisine
Seafood, International, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: AGIA PELAGIA BEACH, Agia Pelagia, Crete 714 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Agia Pelagia
  • Phone Number: +30 694 543 7205

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?