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Cape Crocodile

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Paleochora, Paleochora, Crete 73001, Greece
+30(0)6932 097060
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Good for:
Outdoor seating

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  • 11
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The best ribs I've eaten

Pork ribs with ouzo sauce... Very nice! Sometimes it's crowded so the service isn't that fast. But the owners and the workers are always kind and they understand the kids.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
Amppi
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Lohja, Finland
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  • Outdoor seating
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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30 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Greek first
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English first
Lohja, Finland
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Pork ribs with ouzo sauce... Very nice! Sometimes it's crowded so the service isn't that fast. But the owners and the workers are always kind and they understand the kids.

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Oksboel, Denmark
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259 reviews 259 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Cape Crocodile has its name from the view to a mountainrock, looking like a crocodile in profile. The same view has all other restaurants and cafe's on the harborfront. It's a wonderful view over the Lybian Sea. Cape Crocodile is primarily used as a cafe in the daytime, and as a restaurant in the evening. As a cafe it is... More 

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Athens
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Grate place, grate food, great service, great prices. If you visit Paleochora, this is a must, don't miss it!

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Benfleet, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

After visiting Paleochora three times I cant believe I never found this Restaurant before. Absolutely first class.It's not always easy to get a good steak in Crete but here it was cooked to perfection Exactly as I ordered it.The wine was vintage ( Not Greek). The staff and the service were all 5* I cant wait to visit again

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Wolfenbuttel, Germany
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Great place to start your night life in Paleochorze. Always fantastic fresh food. You have to try the ribs are delicious. Fast and very friendly service. I recommend.

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North Linconshire
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101 reviews 101 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Near the mooring bay for the local ferry with a sea view aspect we tried (again) the ribs combo for two. Good value and a real platefull - sticky fingers guaranteed. Kaiser beer is also served which makes a change from the local Greek stuff

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Corralejo, Spain
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

You could go here for all the normal Greek things and it is very popular for them, or for the sea and harbour view, which at times of the Red Moon (1 and 2 days after a Full Moon June to September) is perfect, or for the varied and classy wine list; but we go very regularly for the steak... More 

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Forde, Norway
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142 reviews 142 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

their speciality is spareribs , raw/rare inside on the thick part , tastless no grilltast , the brown sauce terrible (you could poor it on the spareribs before you grill or its comes from a english saucebottle), the garlic sauce tasted as tjaziki or something like that but surely not garlic , the meat was harsh , a fight to... More 

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Oldenburg
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63 reviews 63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Really good food , especially the ribs and the pork shop with garlic and raki. You should give it a try. Reasonable prices.

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UK
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Argentinian I think. Very lovely with mushrooms and spinach . Nice views across the water to the Crocodile mountains.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Paleochora, Paleochora, Crete 73001, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Paleochora
  • Phone Number: +30(0)6932 097060

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 22
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating

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