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Lysseos Taverna

Main Street | By the little bridge, Plakias, Crete 740 60, Greece
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken curry” (5 reviews)
“stifado” (3 reviews)
“lady owner” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Main Street | By the little bridge, Plakias, Crete 740 60, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is excellent, with several Cypriot specialities that you will not find elsewhere. But it is true that the lady owner can be a little abrupt and leave you waiting while she chats with other customers. But you're on holiday, you're not in a...More

1  Thank GraysonDublin
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to try after being recommended to try this Greek Cypriot Taverna. Initial welcome ok but before we'd got comfortable immediately told specials by matriarchal female owner and told only 3 lamb in oven left and she has another table to order first -...More

Thank Shanxy
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice service and the food is excellent. I have be en there a few times and it is always perfect.

Thank Rosanna B
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

One of the best meals we had in Plakias. The lady owner was very friendly it was a windy day and the taverna sits a little lower so it was brilliant. We had the curry and the garlic chicken both were lovely. We will definitely...More

Thank Cantami
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This tavern did not "do it" for us. Nothing wrong with the food which was fresh and well cooked. It just didn't have the dining "experience" that we had in so many other places. There is no doubt it is popular - just not with...More

Thank stevieboyUk
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Since no one else has commented lately, just to confirm that nothing has changed. Still the best freshly prepared food in Plakias.

2  Thank ianScotland
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Lysseos is one of our favourite tavernas in Plakias great food and excellent service, well worth a visit

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My partner has visited Plakias for over 30 years and I have been there several times. This is our favourite place to eat and we always visit it several times during our time there. We are always made most welcome and the food is excellent...More

1  Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Lucas and Lito have made very little changes over the many years I have visited. I can only repeat what I have previously said - delicious freshly prepared food not for the masses. Enjoy!

Thank ianScotland
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We loved the food here, beautiful, lovely portion sizes not too large, unusual cyprus pork dish great spicing, everything fresh and tasty. Our favourite place to eat out so don't miss this one. Very popular with good reason !

Thank Renee194
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | By the little bridge, Plakias, Crete 740 60, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Rethymnon Prefecture  >  Plakias
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