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Ariadne Beach Restaurant

Coast Road | Ariadne Beach Hotel, Platanias Beach, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
+30 2821 068863
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (10 reviews)
“poached eggs” (5 reviews)
“duck breast” (2 reviews)
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8:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Coast Road | Ariadne Beach Hotel, Platanias Beach, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 196 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

During our two weeks stay we have tried several of the new dishes. We found the food to be excellent with brilliant friendly service in an idyllic location there is an extensive very good wine list with very helpful advice on which one to choose....More

Thank rakiman66
Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant serve very good food, has a lovely view to the sea and a very nice staff. A place we will visit again.

Thank Myrna H
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant is too expensive. Our first stop, and we didn't revert. Not due to the food, that was fine, but when you eat out all week, the prices must match what you look for (being fed for lunch).

Thank Repetepete
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and I came for both lunch and dinner. Lunch was ok but dinner was fantastic. It’s a great restaurant with a lovely view!! The staff was very nice, funny and helpful. They spoke multiple languages including English, a bit of Swedish and Spanish....More

Thank Sofiaajimenez
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sorry, but the food was so average. The place was nice, near the sea, and the staff was friendly. But the food...

Thank Hilkkahelena
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very nice place and first class service. We had the Lamb Filet and Filet Steak - both excellent! For desserts we had the local cheesecake and the Creme brûlée, again very good!

Thank Skudelidu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tonight we went to Ariadne without knowing anything. Beautiful sunset, very good food served in a most delicius way by extraordinaer friendly staff. The best meal we have ever had on the Greek islands. Our best recomendation. Remenber to make a reservation.

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very satisfied with the beef and ravioli we ordered. Much higher quality in this kitchen than other restaurants in the area. Good service! Not the highest rating since I found the interior to be outdated and not as cosy, but I would definetly reccommend to...More

Thank sportyspicen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed for one week in Crete and this was the restaurant we have visited 3 times, even for our farewell dinner we have opted for this place. Always we have tasted different dishes and loved all of them. You get also fava, some...More

Thank Mariska884
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ariadne has made a lot of changes the last years, and always to the better, I would have rated them highest possible in Platanias 5 years ago also, but they don´t stop surprising. They have stopped the pavement promotions and rely just on the menu,...More

1  Thank Trond E
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Paula C
4 March 2017|
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Response from Efi M | Property representative |
Hello!!!! Officially we will open 23 of April! When do you plan to visit us?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 33
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
8:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coast Road | Ariadne Beach Hotel, Platanias Beach, Platanias, Crete 343 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 068863
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The restaurant has been established since 1989 under the direction of Manoli and Anastasia Ladaki. It is a family business in which we take great care to make your experiences unforgettable. The family is complimented by our invaluable team in all posts, who have for many years given their best to provide outstanding service. Our whole team thanks you for the many years of support.
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