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Symposium

Platanias, Platanias, Crete 73100, Greece
+30.2821060545
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Ranked #7 of 79 restaurants in Platanias
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $13 - $52
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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90% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Oslo, Oslo, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

Take a look at the menue. You find everything you look for! And it all tastes beautiful! From local Greek meals to Norwegian salmon! And for children they always make what they want! And the staff is excellent! Always nice comments and smiles! Very nice! Have not been there ? Be there, and you will be positive surprised !

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Finland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We have been five times in Platanias and every time visited this good restaurant. I recommend it! They have also good service.

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Tromsø
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

After reading reviews we were expecting a line since we arrived a bit late, but for small parties (2-3 ) we were let in with no wait. The service was very friendly, but it was apparent that some of the staff was not up to par with what the restaurant aims to be. The chefs on the other hand was... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Amazing food, service and atmosphere! We go here everytime we visit crete. They always reach our demands and makes space for everyone even if we're 40 people. I love symposium!

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Trondheim, Norway
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178 reviews 178 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Came across this restaurant just randomly while doing other things. We heard The restaurant was almost booked out so we decided to get a quik table before others did. Got a table on The second floor with a view against The walking street. Compared to the other restaurants in Platanias, this is fine dining. They have a good many with... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Very very good food - probably the Best in town. Its not at all greek, though, but they are serving more international inspired food - og very high quality!

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We booked table in advance and had hi expectations of this restaurant. Got table as ordered and then everything was just bad. It took almost 2 hours before the main course to arrive. Got recommended a good wine, but took a long time to get water and drinks. When one of three bottles arrived we where still missing wine glasses... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We eat out here with wife and daughter, beside a bit long waiting because of a lot of customers, food was good, beef filet, spare ribs, ships, mussels.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Symposium came recommended from owner of one of platanias other great restaurant. So of course we had to try it. The service was really nice and with a high standard, the waiter had some great recommendations and we were surprised when the T-bone was flambered in front of us, which draw attention of the neighbouring tables... very nice surprise :D... More

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Gedved, Vejle, Denmark
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had booked the table the day before, taking every night was full house. We got a nice table outside. However, the waiting time before there came a servant and took the order for quite some time ... the food was really delicious. We were, respectively, salmon and a very delicious chicken. The resturant served a lovely chocolate mousse at... More

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