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Diogenis

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N. Kydonias | Main street, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
+30 2821 060360
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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360 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Pleasant restaurant, upstairs from the main street & away from the traffic noise, & overlooking the sea in the distance. The staff were friendly and the food was plentiful & good. We were brought a plate of fruit & cake after we had finished, which was lovely, but we were unable to eat much, as we were full.

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Thank Caryl1948
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

So far all the places we have gone to eat have not disappointed. We tried Diogenis after reviewing the menu and decided to give it a try. They offered us outdoor seating as there was a large event indoors but that was fine give the lovely sea views with the sunset. Service was great, people were very friendly. We ordered... More 

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Thank Victor K
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old and well established reestaurant in Platanias. Well driven and a very good kitchen. The seafood ecpesially good! Recomendable!

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Thank Baever K
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took moussaka. Really good. You can choose see view or street view. Wonderful staaf. Perfect service.

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Thank Karl-Axel C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good and tasty food, quick service (it wasn't season time yet). Not cheapest one but quality and price match.

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Thank 830samip
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service was excellent. Really nice terrace with a view of the sea and hills. Big and well made portions and they even finish with free ice cream, deep fried bananas, cake and fruit. I highly recommended this restaurant.

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Thank Robin S
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really love the food here. Everything was fresh and delicious. I took gyros and it was very tasty. They have terrace where is really nice view (it is calm and relaxing here). Definitely worth trying.

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Thank Karolina K
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty food and excellent service. Quite far away from the sea but the view from the terrace is amazing. Worth visiting.

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Thank Ania M
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Very good food, I have had the beef steak & my wife and daughter have tried the chiken skeweres, after we ate, they brought us lots of variety of deserts on the house. Very friendly staff, and good location, I would recommand it.

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Thank Somood
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Everyday we are trying new restaurants in Crete and this one was the best so far. Firstly clean table with clean white cloth! Restaurant has big terrace with beautiful view. Prices are really good (seafood plates around €13) and food quality good as well. Service great. As complimentary we got some ice creams and piece of cake. For all dinner... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N. Kydonias | Main street, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 060360
Description
On top of supermarket INKA

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?