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Captain Nicola Fish Tavern

) #8 of 18 Restaurants in Plaka ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
| Main Port Plaka, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
+30 2841 041838
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
“tiger prawns” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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| Main Port Plaka, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a family dinner, highlight was the sea bass, just delicious. Overall not cheap but a nice evening.

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here,staff are very friendly, the Latvian waiter is lovely. Good menu and fresh fish.

Thank jellybeans66
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't go. Simple as that. Though the view of Spinalonga is wonderful, it certainly isn't worth the price this ridiculous restaurant charges. First of all, they ask if you want bread-- they don't tell you that it costs 3 euro for not fresh pieces. And...More

Thank DrDebra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best restaurant in Plaka for seafood and fresh fish! Value for money, the best service with the best view of Spinalonga! If you will be in Plaka you must stay for a meal there! Higly recommended!

1  Thank Γιώργος Κ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty much what the others say. The best place to eat in Plaka. We are staying in the Blue Palace, great resort BB it expensive food. We, like many others went up and down the beach front trying out all of the restaurants and this...More

Thank Ignacio1974
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a very busy week eating ourselves through Plaka I feel it is my duty to let other visitors know to not waste your time on the others and come straight here to Captain Nicolas! Especially if you're after the best steak or, as my...More

1  Thank Ciaran F
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Your experience here is likely to start with an encounter with the extremely charismatic long-haired owner, Nik, who is able to schmooze in multiple languages – he charmed us with a handshake and some sweet nothings in English, and later we heard him doing the...More

Thank DesiGary
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Very tasty lobster, good service. Chocolate dessert very nice and shrimp cocktail excellent. Would recommend- very friendly proprieter.

Thank laurajameslondon
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This restaurant has arguably the best view of Spinalonga. Definitely time your meal for sunset. Our server was fabulous, perhaps the best of our whole visit. That's unfortunately the only good thing I can say. The host (owner?) was rather pushy. Kept insisting we should...More

Thank Dr_JCO
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

One of our most enjoyable meals whilst in Plaka. Such friendly staff who took time to explain the menu & adjust where necessary. Such a tasty veal stew being a Greek traditional meal.

Thank Tanaz W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
23:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Main Port Plaka, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 041838
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