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Captain Nikolas

Port of Platanos | Port of Platanos, Falassarna, Crete 734 00, Greece
+30 2822 041269
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (12 reviews)
“fresh fish” (20 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Port of Platanos | Port of Platanos, Falassarna, Crete 734 00, Greece
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

We found this taverna almost by accident and were so pleased we had, because our fish lunch was first class.We chose to share a Gilt Head Bream between us and enjoyed every mouthful!. One thing that really impressed me was the way the lady who...More

Thank travelmad-7
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

After a week of great food and great welcoming in tavernas and restaurants of kissamos area, today we had a bad experience in this place. The fish was very expensive (we payed 77,50 in 3 people ordering for 2: two salads and two grilled fishes,...More

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Every dish was superb! And the sea is about 3 meters away. Octopus in red wine sauce - NYUMMY!!!!! Succulent whole grilled fish (that we had to take away in doggy bags). Prawns in feta, tomato, capers, and olive oil were simply SUMPTIOUS! A feast....More

Thank RobertJoy
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Quiet beach and harbour , great sittingplace and service to enjoy the very good seafood and drinks, worth the trip to there....

Thank Corelli S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We visit Cpt Nicolas after a recommandation, we order a salad (fantastic) grilled shrimps and one grilled octopus (the best I have ever eaten), for main course two grilled fish, really everything was fantastic!!!!! Congratulations!!!!

Thank Vagelis D
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

place is great with tables on the beach near the sea. very nice and romantic. good food - calamari were well grilled, horts was really good and well cooked, and the filled zucchini flowers a delight. good greek salad, very large. in the main restaurant...More

Thank erik z
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Our first night in Crete and we dined at Captain Nikolas. Beautiful, fresh baby squid, tatziki, followed by lamb and chicken. All homemade, all delicious.

Thank GarryRobson
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Amazing location, we had our dinner enjoying a beautiful sunset, right on the beach. We had a grilled squid that was just great. The marinated sardines and the fried courgettes were super tasty too. The octopus was a bit to tough though. Overall, a very...More

Thank Daniele-sw8
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I went there and I have to say I wasn't so thrilled about the place. The stuff was so slow and unsure...Some foods weren't able to be chawn.The only thing I liked was that the foods were well made.

Thank Spaggelik
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Watched the sunset from our table - some people had made reservations but you could still get a great table without it when we went. Very chilled out setting, service was quicker than expected after reading others' reviews.

Thank Bingblip
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port of Platanos | Port of Platanos, Falassarna, Crete 734 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Falassarna
  • Phone Number: +30 2822 041269
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