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Waves on the Rock

Ravdoucha Beach, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
+30 2824 023133
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (7 reviews)
“yogurt” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Ravdoucha Beach, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

O m goodness this combination of pumpkin and yoghurt was exquisite. I asked for yoghurt and honey and he recommended pumpkin. I've never tasted anything like it, no wonder the owner ears it every day. They allow the pumpkin to air for 24 hours then...More

Thank BanburyDiK
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Superb setting for some very good food after a swim off the rocks. Guy serving very warm and friendly. Not an easy place to find but well worth the drive!

Thank furrycoat
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We had excellent fried shrimp and beers and feta after a swim off the rocks. Great service and good prices and friendly staff

Thank Kevin_One_Man_Show
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We visited this taverna several times during our family summer holiday in August and would thoroughly recommend it. The food is traditionally Greek, no frills, the dishes come out quickly and everything we had was extremely tasty and very good value. Not easy to find...More

Thank Lisat9827
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We rode here by motorbike via Afrata and had lunch before spending a bit of time on the beach. My husband had the small fish platter which he wasn't blown away by but it was very generous for the price (about €12 I think). Greek...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We visited this Taverna many years ago and enjoyed our meal. We had forgotten how winding the road to the restaurant was, but even that was enjoyable. A great spot for watching the golden sun go down to the sounds of gentle waves bringing total...More

Thank RostrevorNI
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We had evening dinner here, which consisted of fried zucchini, and a lovely Greek salad for starters, then we had the kilo of lamb which came with fried potatoes, also house white wine, we were advised that the house red is very strong. The lamb...More

1  Thank Alan H
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Great dinner with family and friends! Selection of fresh fish is excellent and there are a lot of Greek and Cretan specialties. Eating outside is amazing, but I suggest to make a reservation because the restaurant was full. Personnel is very gentle, prepared and professional...More

Thank GriGio91
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This place has become our favorite spot on Crete. Great location, good food, wonderful owner. Will be returning again (and again).

Thank Lenochika
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Great food + beautiful relaxed outdoor environment = perfect last meal in Crete. We loved everything that we ordered (the fried zucchini were the best we've ever tasted!), and my husband enjoyed visiting the kitchen to choose his seafood selection. Our favorite aspect of the...More

Thank journeyhome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ravdoucha Beach, Kolymbari, Platanias, Crete 730 06, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias  >  Kolymbari
  • Phone Number: +30 2824 023133
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