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Thalassa

| Elountas, Plaka, Elounda, Crete, Greece
+30 2841 042671
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
| Elountas, Plaka, Elounda, Crete, Greece
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a restaurant I had not tried out until recently. The location is just fabulous right next to the sea in the old settlement of Plaka, Elouda, right across Spinalonga island. The place is past the "long established " sea food restaurants of Plaka,...More

Thank petros v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

TA reviewers are right again so what can we add? Very friendly waiter, good food and not expensive. Lots of cats and interesting furniture.

Thank Neiljw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely restaurant and great food. Typical Greek and Mediterranean food. Lovely seafood. Superb quality. The owners and staff are lovely. Very accommodating. Beautiful views over to Spinalonga, and not too far to the jetty to get the boat to the island.

Thank Splodge48
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We went to thalassa In October.. very good food , fresh mussels, amazing prawn saganaki and risotto. The service is perfect , fast , efficient , smiley.. amazing view of the spinaloga. I highly recommend it .

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

After a very interesting trip to Spinalonga island – former leper colony – we were hot, hungry and thirsty. Lovely location next to the sea opposite Spinalonga so we could see the boats coming and going to the island. The four of us shared vine...More

Thank Marion B
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Tonight we had courgette balls, baked aubergine with tomato and feta, tzatziki with pita bread, spanakopita (spinach pie), Greek salad and grilled prawns, all washed down with an excellent white wine called Amethystos. We were also given freshly baked bread, rusks and sesame bread sticks....More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Geek food tavern. Tasty. Friendly staff. We liked all the orders. We especially loved the zucchini balls starter.

1  Thank Yosik55
Reviewed 23 September 2017

While staying in Plaka we discovered this great restaurant. It is situated right by the sea opposite the island of Spinalonga. On some days we would have lunch and also return for evening meals. We also tried other restaurants in Plaka but still found that...More

Thank SurreyHappyhols
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Great terrasse overlooking Spinalonga island, with delicious home made food and very generous portions. Service was a bit slow when I had dinner during the busy evening hours, but very fast and efficient when I had a late lunch.

Thank A1972
Reviewed 10 September 2017

A holiday is Crete is like a string of pearls;a sequence of perfect moments. This unassuming restaurant offered the perfect spot for lunch, with stunning views of elounda bay and Spinalonga. We were warned that resaturants around Plaka were overpriced tourist traps, but Thalassa is...More

Thank Brianaco
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Elountas, Plaka, Elounda, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Lasithi Prefecture  >  Elounda  >  Plaka
  • Phone Number: +30 2841 042671
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