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Captain Nicola Fish Tavern

| Main Port Plaka, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
+30 2841 041838
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (16 reviews)
“tiger prawns” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
| Main Port Plaka, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Your experience here is likely to start with an encounter with the extremely charismatic long-haired owner, Nik, who is able to schmooze in multiple languages – he charmed us with a handshake and some sweet nothings in English, and later we heard him doing the...More

Thank DesiGary
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very tasty lobster, good service. Chocolate dessert very nice and shrimp cocktail excellent. Would recommend- very friendly proprieter.

Thank laurajameslondon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has arguably the best view of Spinalonga. Definitely time your meal for sunset. Our server was fabulous, perhaps the best of our whole visit. That's unfortunately the only good thing I can say. The host (owner?) was rather pushy. Kept insisting we should...More

Thank Dr_JCO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of our most enjoyable meals whilst in Plaka. Such friendly staff who took time to explain the menu & adjust where necessary. Such a tasty veal stew being a Greek traditional meal.

Thank Tanaz W
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Eating with great sea and island view. Excellent starters and an amazing main course. Price: above average

Thank ariela142017
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

In that part of Plaka you have a wide range of restaurants, we found this one by chance. The staff are really friendly and the food was great as well. Fresh fish caught nearby, but I opted for the mixed grill. Been twice and would...More

Thank Wesley T
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We visited this Taverna several times while we were staying in the area. It is in a great position with lovely views overlooking the bay and Spinalonga and next to the little port. The welcome is very warm and the service very good - especially...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had dinner with the view of Spinalonga, UNESCO world Heritage Island. The foods were very good and fresh. The service was always friendly and attentive. We went twice and were satisfied both.

Thank Yoko N
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Went here yesterday after renting a car for the day to go explore the island. We was luckily enough to find this place for a quick bite to eat and we was not disappointed! The food was absolutely out of this world and was not...More

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had a beautiful meal of sea bass for 5 people.The fish was cooked beautifully and we were even treated to greek music and traditional Greek dancing which was great. We returned for lunch again when we went to Spinalonga and we enjoyed our food...More

Thank paul g
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Main Port Plaka, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041838
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