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Castro Restaurant & Cafe Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner

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Castro Restaurant & Cafe Bar is located on the highest point of Paleohora center. Guests can enjoy spectacular views to the Libyan sea and breathtaking sunsets.In two different levels both with panoramic view you can taste the Greek creative cuisine and the unique cocktails.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked a table for the evening with Spiros. Evening started so well, starters were excellent wine and service very good and then went downhill the main courses arrived my wife’s octopus was tender and gorgeous my black rice with crab however was, for my taste,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No need to write many words: great location, especially for dinner with a sunset. The food is very good and the staff very nice. Simply a great restaurant for a wonderful (holiday) experience.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and have just eaten at Castro restaurant and cafe . We had a fantastic, delicious meal all served beautifully on a fresh white tablecloth . Lovely staff and the most beautiful setting above Paleochora! We will definitely eat hear again ..... maybe tomorrow...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Marie-Louise C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, starters mains and desserts, amazing sunset views, beautiful restaurant and bar area, lovely people, fantastic service. What can I say? - 10 out of 10 from the Coopers! Good luck

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want some luxury this may be as close as you get. Decent wine list, some cocktails, or “just” beer if you prefer that. Nice seating overlooking the village, plus you get to enjoy the sunset at least from the first row, maybe less...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank arzka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was the perfect evening for a visit to Castro. Sunny but not too hot and a mild breeze. That is the best condition to enjoy the fantastic view over the city, the mountains and the sea that you have from up there. not to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank kerschmi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I eat here at least 10 times for the last two years. Why? Because in a changing world they continue to be so damned good! It doesn't get better than this from the antipasti to the desserts. Don't waste your time or money trying to...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Evasommerson
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Top tip...we tried some Cretean specials and they were really very good. The service was professional and efficient. I'd come back and/or recommend it any day.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Eigentlich N
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

The most amazing view, with the most friendly people, and a delicious food! We loved everything! P.S. Don't forget to get your cocktails upstairs 🍸 🍸

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Pioneer787782
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We ate at the Castro three times in our week at Paleochora. And it was wonderful. Food was amazing, staff was friendly and the view was beautiful.

Date of visit: October 2018
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