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Socrates Restaurant

Milatos Beach | Milatos Lasithiou Crete, Milatos, Crete 724 00, Greece
+30 698 748 5868
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb chops” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Milatos Beach | Milatos Lasithiou Crete, Milatos, Crete 724 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the Raddison which is fabulous so never left it until the last night as we had an all inclusive. Sooooooo glad we came here on our last night. Fantastic place - very rustic, traditional, friendly and great food. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!

Thank 911dg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For authentic Cretan food at very reasonable prices, a wonderful atmosphere, great service and views out to sea, visit Socrates. This family run restaurant serves fantastic food - particularly recommend the stuffed courgette flowers, stuffed tomatoes and lamb cooked in the oven on Sundays. The...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 12 August 2017

This is a family driven restaurant. It´s a warm and cozy atmosphere. The food is typical for the area. You can watch the dinner being made. The staff is great with kids. It´s clean. Try their Sunday specialty with lamb, it´s excellent!

Thank Audhild Ø
Reviewed 3 August 2017

As a seasonal resident of Milatos, I am happy to end my day at Socrates to see the sunset and enjoy dinner in a multicultural relaxed setting some 5 metres from the sea. Fresh fish comes from the open sea, vegetables and olive oil from...More

Thank Dionysios D
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We went there to have a late snack Very friendly The food is excellent the service is great Clean and fresh If you are in the area go there and enjoy

Thank ramiAcreIsraell
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We ate here twice and the food was wonderful especially the lamb! We watched the sunset over the sea, very romantic! The family that run it are lovely, we would definitely go back.

Thank Claire J
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Wake every morning to a beautiful sea view in a clean and modern apartment, eat wonderful food with socrates and his family, Lamb in the Wood oven on Sunday is a must

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 7 July 2017

A family run business, great local cooking with excellent service. My favourite is the sea bass superbly cooked on the grill. It is cooked whole but a simple request and they will remove the bone. Nothing is too much trouble.

Thank EMGSteyning
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We have been eating at Socrates for many many years, the people there have been amazing and the food is truly unique. If you are looking for a true Cretan cuisine experience, make sure to Visit.

Thank KostasKat
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Lovely dinners; beautiful seaview; good service. There are also nice apparments for rent and it is a beautiful small town hidden between the mountains.

Thank Leonie v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Milatos Beach | Milatos Lasithiou Crete, Milatos, Crete 724 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Milatos
  • Phone Number: +30 698 748 5868
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We would like to welcome you to the historic village of Milatos and to Socrates apartments. We are a family business with a lot of passion and love for our job. The 19 years that we run our business make us proud and grateful for the love we receive from our guests for our services. It would be a real pleasure to welcome you to our village and to Socrates restaurant & apartments.
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