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Taverna Delphini

Central Square, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
+30 2841 041489
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good20%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible31%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
“calamari” (7 reviews)
“kebab” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Central Square, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This taverna is situated right by the sea, with a lovely view of the island of Spinalonga. However, those with the best view don't always have the best food: fitting with this pattern, we found this place to be average. The food was not bad...More

Thank Nathaniel F
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your comments we will most certainly see about this,the prawns though are not a main course it is in the appetizers so really would not be served with anything sorry about the mix up on this and your forgotten food!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had lunch here today. We were wandering through Plaka and liked the look of the restaurant so we went for it. It looks very appealing, light and airy and directly on the port. We were served promptly and politely - although the lady taking...More

Thank Jo900
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments,and i am so glad you enjoyed your meal,and do hope you would come again!!! Totally agree that we should not looked stressed or rushed will definitely work on this thank you !

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A well kept restaurant with a nice sea view. Grilled octopus was not enough soft while octopus with wine a nice discover

Thank Lucio W
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your custom,the grilled octopus is dried in the sun all day so tend to be a little though will have to do somthing abt that!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ere tempted in by the jolly front of house guy, and the location looked lovely. It is. The service by the inside staff was less friendly and more functional (than the Maitre D) I had Taramasalat to start and my wife a plain old...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Plaka has a row of good seafood restaurants on the seafront - all look and appear to be the same - however two visits to Delphini confirmed it is our pick. Friendly with beaut menu options beside the usual sea Food - fresh caught by...More

Thank Rod L
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The location is breathe taking but the food is average and the service is below average. I wasn't happy with the choice made

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Wonderful views, casual scene. Fish not quite up to par. This place affirmed what we have grown to understand about restaurants in Greece: if you have to bark at customers to get them in the door, the food isn't terrific. Still the service was amiable...More

Thank Sonya L
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Δημοσίων Σχέσεων at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thank you yes we are blessed with this veiw, sorry you were not impressed so much with the food,but i can assure you our fish is of the freshest,as for our "kamaki" you will find that 99% of resturants in Greece have these people outside...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017

welcoming staff -a family run restaurant. They were happy to serve us a simple lunch, A good choice of fresh fish

Thank johnston2017
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you very much we are very happy that you enjoyed your lunch!

Reviewed 18 May 2017

We enjoyed a a lovely lunch here with good views of Spinalonga. Very good service and freshly cooked fish. The grilled sardines and pitta bread were excellent. Good orange cake as a complimentary dessert as well.

Thank Ruth H
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you, i will extend your compliments to our new chef!

Reviewed 11 May 2017

We went here for lunch and we chose this simply because it was the first restaurant we came to after coming back from Spinalonga, not because of the pushy salesman-like person shoving their menu in our faces. we decided to go for it as we...More

1  Thank louisecatherinem20
Vicky F, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Taverna Delphini, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

The only thing i can say is that im truly sorry about this we are trying our best to improve things!

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Central Square, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041489
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