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Captain Nikolas

) #3 of 19 Restaurants in Falassarna €€ - €€€ European
Port of Platanos | Port of Platanos, Falassarna, Crete 734 00, Greece
+30 2822 041269
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus” (9 reviews)
“fresh fish” (19 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
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Port of Platanos | Port of Platanos, Falassarna, Crete 734 00, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Watched the sunset from our table - some people had made reservations but you could still get a great table without it when we went. Very chilled out setting, service was quicker than expected after reading others' reviews.

Thank Bingblip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the greek atmosphere and especially the great seafood : octapus cooked in red wine is recommended - that was the best octapus in a different style that I have eaten during this trip. This is a family business who are very welcome....More

Thank Emilie A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Nikolas due to the reviews for fresh fish. As normal for Greek fish restaurants they asked us to see the fish. Three drawers of sea bream. All different sizes. But all the same Prep was good and the appetizers were good but...More

Thank Gavin M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place to taste seafood with friends on the sea shore with great view and superior sunsets ...😍

Thank Aleksandr K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fish and creten restourant that is clearly local. You'll see the whole family inside. Fish is very good and fresh, they take you inside to choose it from the plate. Octopus, squid and cuttlefish, can't which is better than the other. And when you are...More

Thank Maja J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food, large portions and never the last an amazing view mostly if you will there during the sunset. However in case you are in rush or do you need to keep a schedule please consider other nearby options as the service is so...More

Thank Palutzi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for dinner. The location is excellent, just by the water, good better average, we still enjoyed.

Thank Maglotoys
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First of all the location is great. Is a traditional tavern, not so special inside, but with the possibility to have the meal served on the terrace with very nice view or directly on the beach, near the water!! Then the food...we had the best...More

Thank Stefano C
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Very good restaurant with a great spot over the small port and the beautiful sea. The food is simply delicious! I recommend all the fish dishes.... Great option for a lunch

Thank Marco S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great location (in the rocky Falassarna little fishing port) as you can enjoy the lovely sunset sitting 10 meters from the sea. Best time to visit (in June) is either until 3pm and after 7am as there is not enough shade in between. The staff...More

Thank Torrid23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port of Platanos | Port of Platanos, Falassarna, Crete 734 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Falassarna
  • Phone Number: +30 2822 041269
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