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Main Street | Plaka Elountas, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
+30 2841 042510
20:00 - 14:00
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Paleochora, Greece
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place for a lazy lunch! One thing that makes this place perfect this year is the new waitress - Katerina - friendly, attentive and completely professional service from her.

Thank Barry R
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming to Greg and Stephanie's for many many years and like me it has improved with age ! Everything is a pleasure to eat and service is with a smile try the house Specials. Love this place Yamas See you in September

1 Thank markie33
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous friendly atmosphere. Good service and good food.They have local music nights twice a month which are supurb.

Thank John H
Athens, Greece
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

you get the most out of the Cretan food in this nice and cozy restaurant but the friendly service and atmosphere is the winner. Enjoy the various plates and raki that goes along with it. It will cost you about Euro 30 for a couple.

Thank Pavlos1949
Riga, Latvia
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Amazing local food - might be the best we tasted. A meal at our hotel restaurant was very nice but around 100 EUR for dinner/lunch so we decided to eat at a different place each day. We came here on our way to Spinalonga. The staff is nice and helpful. Especially the waitress whose name I can't remember. She became... More 

1 Thank Karlis N
Colchester, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The season is coming to an end but there is still a nice ambience here. A lovely chilled out place. Friendly, laid back staff and good food and drinks too. A pretty place for coffee...dinner ...evening drinks.

1 Thank KAliceG
Helsinki, Finland
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely family dinner at Charoupia. Nice atmosphere, friendly service, great food, reasonable prices. Can recommend warmly!

1 Thank Kari_MTT
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35 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We are staying in the Blue Palace hotel just 2 min away from Plaka. We were at the Carob tree a year ago and now came back. The food and service are amazing! Very tasty fresh and authentic Greek food. We had 5-6 starters, all of them delicious Grilled sea bass for main course, fresh juices etc, all for less... More 

1 Thank Ofer S
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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Ate here on three occasions... 2 dinners and lunch. Each were very good indeed. Interesting and different complimentary mezes on each occasion. Enjoyed good pork, chicken and a lovely vegetarian moussaka. Don't be put off by reviews about being situated on a main road ... it is pretty quiet and mainly local traffic.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Least impressive of the three restaurants we tried in Plaka although still decent. The atmosphere was great although it's a shame it's right next to the 'main' road Service was a little slow Portions were small for what the price was but this was also the only restaurant that did not add bread to the bill automatically

1 Thank Olivia M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 22
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
20:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 14:00
20:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Plaka Elountas, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 370 01, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 042510
Our company is located in a small seaside village. In our space homemade traditional cuisine with fresh local ingredients leading to the remarkable wine list of local organic producers, and in combination with the user-friendly interface and highly trained staff creates a valuable option for relaxation and enjoyment. Our shop serves traditional breakfast with fresh fruit juices, homemade cakes and pies. You can choose from our menu, appetizers and main dishes cooked with love and respect to raw materials. Do not forget to try the excellent Tarama and homemade pie Mrs. Ritchie. Also a very interesting proposition is the cocktail serve with fresh ingredients. Occasionally we organize musical evenings with local music without microphones and sound installations, so that we become a company.

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