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Platanos

Platanou Square | The Castle of Knights, Tree of Hipprocates, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
+30 2242 028991
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“lobster” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Platanou Square | The Castle of Knights, Tree of Hipprocates, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Platanos sits in a prominent position in Platanou Square in Kos Town. The square plays host to Hippocrates Tree which is well worthy of inspection. My wife and I ate twice at Platanos during a weeks holiday..this is unusual because we nearly always try different...More

Thank Davidcollinsheywood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled across this restaurant on our first night in Kos by accident. I ordered the seafood linguine which was lovely and my boyfriend had the prime beef steak which we both agreed was the best steak we had ever tasted, cooked to absolute perfection....More

Thank EllieCharlotte123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were here this evening after enjoying drinks here yesterday afternoon . The setting in the square is calm and relaxing and away from the noise and hustle and bustle of the harbour . The food was very good . Our party of four had...More

Thank Lizajane_10
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Lovely situated restaurant serving very good fresh juices. Very nice surroundings and subtle jazz music played. We did not eat here but the food carried past us looked very appetising and fresh.

Thank christine n
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

This gem of a restaurant deserves being number one for dinner in kos! A bold statement from me but having been in lots of restaurants around the world this is up there and I do not think it can be beaten We where greeted by...More

Thank Nigel51
Reviewed June 20, 2017

In lovely Platanou Square next to one of the oldest trees in Greece. Had coffee this time but would be a fabulous place to have a meal with friends. Very friendly staff.

Thank Alan D
Reviewed June 12, 2017

The staff were amazing. I was there both during the day and in the evening for dinner. The square in which Platanos is located is one of the most beautiful spots in Kos. If you want to read your book, relax and have a coffee...More

Thank Baris K
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Calm and beautiful atmosphere, rich menu for a good price. Plates carefully prepared with love. Great and caring service, and the best of all, flambé Irish coffee! Will definitely be back!

Thank Lin_em_91
Reviewed May 29, 2017

This restaurant is situated in the square where the Hippocrates tree is. It has unrivalled views of this attraction. You will not get a better view whilst eating or just having a drink. Nicely decorated and furnished. We went for lunch whilst in Kos Town....More

Thank Oggy7224
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Very good food, good wine list and excellent service - we even went twice. Only little complaint is the toilets - they are clean but could do with an up-date.

Thank Lis E
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Platanou Square | The Castle of Knights, Tree of Hipprocates, Kos Town 853 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Kos  >  Kos Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2242 028991
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Description
This restaurant is right at the famous Hippocrates Plane Tree (2500 year old tree where Hippocrates taught medicine) in Kos Town on the island of Kos in Greece.
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