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Restaurant Drosia

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Platanias Chania Crete, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
+30 2821 060092
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13:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 13:00 - 01:00
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Otley, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We were recommended to this restaurant by our taxi driver from the airport. He said it was family run and the food is cooked like mamma used to make. We had mousaka which had very little meat and was extremely greasy, as were the side dish of chips/fries. The beef stiffado was nice though and the service was quite good.... More 

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Thank FlatCapUpNorth
Tampere, Finland
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Excellent local food, big portions and still very good prices. The personnel was great as well and instead of raki they served some nice dessert.

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Thank Jarkelo
Netherlands
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Typical Greek restaurant in a very nice setting. Plenty to choose from and yummy food. As the previous reviewer mentioned , the Kleftiko is really good. The service is attentive and helpful. The place is always full, so make sure you are on time or reserve a table. Strongly recommended.

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Thank Maritsa79
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We were staying one day of our trip in Platanias and I am glad we came to this place. First impressions were not so high, but felt right away like home when we sat down. I ate best Kleftiko ever, it was just so so tasty. Also house wine was great. Just go there and try that Kleftiko. I bet... More 

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Thank markol872
Helsinki, Finland
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115 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We have been here many times and we just love it. Food is excellent and the staff is super friendly. We always share many local portions and as said just love it.

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Thank Harri N
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Hello! I'm Greek, so I know a bit about Greek cuisine. I really enjoy Drosia - you'll never catch it empty .. a good sign that a place is worth it all around. The environment is adorable, authentic and family friendly. The service is quick but most importantly, ask for Yianni. He is unbelievable and has been working there for... More 

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Thank Maria K
Norrköping
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Although Platanias in Crete is a "tourist area", you can be sure that this restaurant is Greek. And I mean authentic Greek! Lots of food on your plate (as it should be in this country) and the staff is warm and welcoming people! Definitely not the last visit for us. Please try their Spicy Saganaki (sticky hot cheese with peppers... More 

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Thank KlasKalas
Copenhagen, Denmark
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The avocado salad is good - well seasoned. The two main dishes, a pasta carbonara and a Boureki were without taste.. Really boring and we need to season it a lot. The waiter at the door was great. The second waiter was annoying - just a poor attitude. We're not coming back and honestly don't get the good ratings.

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Thank Christian-Joergensen
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

As the title states, the tavern "Drosia" is a nice big restaurant with kind personnel and good food.The prices are the typical you find in Greece and not overpriced like the other restaurants in the area because of the tourism. Nice greek music playing on the speakers and atmosphere.I recommend ordering the grilled chicken filè. They also buy you "raki"... More 

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Thank Anastasia R
Oulu, Oulu, Finland
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Excellent service, three Janis will take care of your needs :) atmosphere very friendly and the food is excellent :)

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Thank Rauli M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 01:00
Monday
13:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 01:00
Thursday
13:00 - 01:00
Friday
13:00 - 01:00
Saturday
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Platanias Chania Crete, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 060092

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?