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Zaharias Taverna

Platanos | Falassarna, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
+30 2822 041285
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (11 reviews)
“lemon pie” (5 reviews)
“greek salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Platanos | Falassarna, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here searching for a tasty local cuisine and we have found it. The owner greeted us with bread baked by his mother and his own olive oil. Most of the meals he serves is made of products from his farm. He treated us...More

Thank Patryk P
Reviewed 1 week ago

after a long sun and sea session on the Fallasarna beach , we drove hungrily towards our usual place for feasting, Zaharia's tavern ; we always find such a cosy atmosphere , which mr Zaharias always knows how to enlighten with his joy, advices on...More

Thank Dinu S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Passed this place a bunch of times, always wanted to try it, glad I finally did. Very homemade atmosphere, excellent service and food. The place is really cool with a play area for kids and traditional antiques of museum quality all about as well. Many...More

Thank ChrisKnapp333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was really quiet when we went there,so the service was fast and nice. The food came fast to our table. It was delicious. I recommend the dolma ,and the lemon pie Very good!

Thank Giannis V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, service excellent. A favourite for us, never disappoints . Traditional Greek food, excellent grilled meat and a good range of delicious vegetarian food. Something for everyone .

Thank angela1201roberts
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great experience with decent and tasteful local food . Super fast service despite lack of personell that specific day. Smiling faces and polite persons serve you excellent products Congrats Zaharias

Thank Antonios K
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this taverna, a real gem. The food was supreme, locally sourced or grown by the owner. The taverna is a real community hub, with toys for kids, books for locals, who are no doubt drawn by the great food and hospitality. Without...More

Thank 28NH73
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Colourful, quiet place. Hospitable staff, multilingual. Great atmosphere. A lot of delicious local cuisine.

Thank Travel524368
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We were driving by and saw this quiet, colorful and inviting place. The owner, Mr. Fortis, welcomed us and explained about the dishes, which were all so good! (Try the wonderful Zuccini flowers...) The atmosphere is relaxing, the staff is helpful and friendly, so no...More

Thank david c
Reviewed 29 June 2018

The chef himself advised us various dishes for lunch, we did not even talk about the price at all. The waitresses are very friendly. The food is fresh and very tasty, traditionally Greek. In the end, we received a sweet greeting and a glass of...More

Thank Ivan K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Platanos | Falassarna, Kissamos, Crete 734 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Kissamos
  • Phone Number: +30 2822 041285
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Traditional Greek food. We use only locally produced food of the highest quality. We also produce our own wine and Raki. We are open for breakfast until late and offer free wifi and a very friendly welcome.
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