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Captain Nicola Fish Tavern

| Main Port Plaka, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
+30 2841 041838
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“fresh fish” (19 reviews)
“sea bass” (10 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Main Port Plaka, Plaka, Elounda, Crete 72053, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This familly restaurant is located next to the small port of Plaka. Here You can not only have delicious meal but also relish beautiful view at Spinalonga island. Apart from fresh fish i recommend white fish soup and baked tomatoes stuffed with rice and herbs....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many restaurants to choose from in plaka, we decided on the one that was busiest and that didn't have someone outside trying to lure us in. During our trip we visited here twice for lunch, they have seating under a wooden canopy over looking...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having only just arrived and unaware really until getting off the service bus, it was quite a pleasant surprise to find that the seafront to the Village of Plaka faced the famous island of Spinalonga .As we walked down to the Front from the roadside...More

Thank pavlosrugbypaul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lured in by the man out front of this place, but were not disappointed. We had the red snapper and the garlic prawns along with greek salad and loved all of it. Service was fantastic as well!!

Thank GoIrish03
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Captain Nicola for a late lunch/early dinner during a visit to the island. The service from start to finish was amazing, they put a table together and moved a table to allow us to put the pram at the table. We had a...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is one of many we have visited in different parts of the island, but this one was the worst. If you are not a bigger group of people when entering the place you can be less interesting for service. Waiter served another new...More

Thank Magdalena Ł
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here in the evening and had a beautiful meal. The ambience is great- view by the sea and the service was friendly, helpful and efficient. We ordered a whole sea bass between the two of us and it was divine. Highly recommend

Thank Jencheltenham
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We were in Plaka for 5 night and ate here four nights. Best food in town. The proprietor is friendly and colorful. He even helped me find a t shirt in town. The service was great and very attentive. The food was excellent. The view...More

Thank tbrodie2016
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We had an enjoyable evening here and loved the food. The octopus stifado was a particular highlight! The only downside was the fact that we asked for a table with little wind and were therefore seated no where near the view. This would not have...More

Thank Fia13x
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We went here for dinner but we already had a late and big lunch, so we were looking for something lighter than usual. The waiter kept on insisting on taking the fish... we did not and he looked upset...

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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
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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