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Diogenis

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N. Kydonias | Main street, Platanias, Crete, Greece
28210-60360
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Oslo
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friendly place, nice people, nice enviroment, good food. Took a little bit of time before we get ordred, but after that, great service. Viisit it

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Thank Trond T
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a magnificent view and good play area for kids up to 5 years old. The menu is vast and big platters of meat or fish. Sadly the service when we went was poor and we had to keep asking for the waiter and it took forever to get our food. Maybe better in smaller group as we... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

When we came at first we were quite unsure due to the look of the place but thought we would give it a try anyways. We are glad that we have tried it though because it was really great! Great service, staff, food, prices and atmosphere... What else could you ask for?

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Barnstaple, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by the owner of our villa, for my sons special birthday meal. It was great the waiters were attentive, and help us to move inside after noticing that we were all a little cold. The food portions were generous, and of good standard. We were given a fruit platter on the house. Enjoyable evening..

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Thank Emma B
Bredbury, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We are always slightly sceptical of restaurants where someone stands on the street trying to drag you in, especially those with a display showing plates of food, but on this occasion they weren't that pushy so we went upstairs and were pleasantly surprised by the large open seating area. The restaurant wasn't that busy, but due to the great views... More 

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Thank LeeLaura65
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 via mobile

Lovely food, great atmosphere and great staff 😃😃😃 Both meat- and fish-dishes are great, and the dessert they serve is yummy 😃

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Morley, England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

Having walked past the lady in the street several times trying to entice you in, we finally gave the restaurant a try. Huge area upstairs but scarcely populated(out of season I know) but just gave the appearance of a place that has seen better days. Menus filled with photos of dishes is never a good sign but my wife pointing... More 

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Thank Simon B
Moscow, Russia
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40 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This is one of the place I would definitely come back to. Attentive staff, dilicious dishes and a huge list to choose from.

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Espoo, Finland
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Best feta cheese pies, very nice cretan salad. We did not try the meats or fish so cannot say anything about those.. Service nice but slow..

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Thank mariakerttu
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

This resturant is upstairs and you need to sit at the back overlooking the sea for best position and cooler seating in the summer. This is the place to go for big platters. We had the mixed grill platter that 4 of us could not finish so don't have a starter. There is a very clean and well equipped kids... More 

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Thank Chris W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N. Kydonias | Main street, Platanias, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: 28210-60360
Description
On top of supermarket INKA

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?