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Kantapi Taverna

Platanias, Crete, Greece
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“souvlaki” (3 reviews)
“swordfish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Platanias, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Best restaurant that we visited in Crete during our holiday in summer of 2016. Very beautiful outdoor restaurant with lots of trees and soft light. Very friendly and still professional waiters. I ordered pepper steak and my wife ate fish and both of these were...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an excellent lamb souvlaki. My wife had the lamp pie and the kids ate chicken souvlaki. We tried the house wine which was quite ok. Good service and a pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Tore J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there purely by chance, as we just wanted to have a small meal, however, the warm welcome from the waiter, made us order a full dinner, and we were not disappointed. The ambience was great, and the food was brill. The stuffed tomatoes...More

Thank Issanasrawi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a warm welcome here in this picturesque Greek Taverna. The staff were very friendly and looked after us well. The swordfish was delicious. The music was good. Thank you.

Thank discerning_critic_11
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I loved this restaurant, the food was gorgeous, the staff warm and friendly with beautiful surroundings and a very Greek authentic experience. Me and my mum came across this beautiful tavern whilst out for a walk. The staff gave us a excellent welcome and the...More

Thank Nicola N
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We didn't want anything elaborate, just a decent plate of food as we had had a long day and little to eat. We didn't have much time to look and choose a place but this restaurant had the dishes pictured outside and the courtyard with...More

Thank Lincolnexpats
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The most beautiful place in platanias under the trees with relaxing music,the staff is very friendly and the service is perfect and fast!!!!

Thank Γιωργος Μ
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We were heading to another restaurant- when we were both captivated by its rustic charm. Open air with Natural dirt floor so the five second rule does not apply! Staff were welcoming and friendly. We shared a cheese ball starter which was amazing with wee...More

Thank Damask70
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is beautiful with a sky view. The staff was professional and friendly and the food was superb! Would definitely visit again another time.

Thank Marie G
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Kantapi. Ordered a Greek mix platter and stroganoff beef as a main but we were surprised to be serve not even 10 minutes after our order. This could let us think that food was pre cooked (which is not a big...More

Thank Loicdespira
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Platanias, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30-28210-68090
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