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Plaka Restaurant - CLOSED

769 Dodecanese Blvd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689-3131
+1 727-934-4752
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Mar 26, 2015
“Heartbroken - Plaka is no more!”
Mar 15, 2015
“Out of business”
Restaurant Hours Closed
769 Dodecanese Blvd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689-3131
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Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

At this point, any review would be pointless, except to thank the whole Plaka staff and crew for the delicious food, excellent service, comfortable atmosphere, and SO many wonderful memories! R.I.P, Claude. Rest assured your memory and legacy are alive in the hearts of all...More

2  Thank flurng
Reviewed March 15, 2015

Used to be a good place to eat but had gone 'down hill' in the last 10 years or so. Saw it yesterday and the windows had brown paper over them all and no signs of life.

Thank MawChris
Reviewed March 7, 2015

We have eaten at the Plaka restaurant in Tarpon springs Florida since the early 1970's; they had absolutely the best Gyro's ever as they made their own meat. Sadly we found it closed in February 2015. We had to get our Gyro's a few doors...More

Thank norma4903
Reviewed February 3, 2015

I have been going to Plaka's for over 35 years for the best gyros. However I found out from local vendors that due to family illness the Plaka's doors are closed for good. Now I will have to go to my second favorite restaurant in...More

2  Thank Sharon S
Reviewed November 12, 2014

I have been going there for decades and geting the gyros sandwich. I started in 1978 and always tried to stop in when I was close. We went Nov 11 2014 and saw that it was closed. It seemed like it was done for as...More

8  Thank freddombski
Reviewed November 3, 2014

My husband and I went to the sponge docks on November 1, 2014 for something to do, I've been eating at Plaka since the 80's and they have the BEST Gyros in the world!!!!!!! They were closed, it looked like the resturant had been cleaned...More

6  Thank Sally P
Reviewed October 30, 2014

Food was very tasty; I had slovaki and it was delicious. My husband had a sandwich which he said was tasty. Service was fair and prices were reasonable.

Thank dbingDayton_OH
Reviewed September 19, 2014

Revisited Tarpon Springs after many years and the Gyro Sandwich at the Plaka was good as ever. The prices are very reasonable, the portions large, and quality excellent. We also had a Greek Salad with Potato salad - it was NOT good. The potato salad...More

Thank AZ-LGE
Reviewed August 21, 2014

We've enjoyed the food here for years, then yesterday (8/20/14) our meal was awful. We had the saganaki, which was good, but we had to ask for pita bread since we didn't want to eat it with the rye bread brought to the table when...More

1  Thank CFIViper
Reviewed August 18, 2014

We stopped here for lunch because we were told by locals that this place is THE place to go for the best gyros. My husband thought that the gyro was the best. I thought it was average. I was looking forward to a yummy Greek...More

1  Thank Janet K
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $10
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 769 Dodecanese Blvd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689-3131
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tarpon Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 727-934-4752
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