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Symposium

Main Street Platanias, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
+30 2821 060545
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (27 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (14 reviews)
“lemon tart” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Main Street Platanias, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been here twice now. Ive had a T-Bone steak and a rack of lamb. Both have been perfectly cooked and tasted delicious. The service is excellent and friendly. They have an upstairs which had climate control and a choice to sit downstairs by...More

Thank JonMWatson
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wanted to go as the reviews on tripadvisor were so good. There can be a wait to get seating in this restaurant unless you have pre-booked, especially for the outside eating area. We ate inside and told it was air-conditioned, i think they had it...More

Thank familymumwith3
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our favourite restaurant in Platanius. Charming service from the staff , gorgeous food and very good value for money

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well were shall I start, the service was excellent,a good combination of professional and a good sense of humor, the food.. it was like the italians say "aldente " very good,cooked to perfection and despite a small "misshap " regarding the very good wine we...More

Thank Sigrún J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice food, the menu is interesting where you can find both local and international options. We had Stifado, spaghetti a la carbonara and spare ribs with barbecue sauce. Everything was very tasteful and the people very kind. Highly reccommended!

Thank sofiaferreira13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

food is great. excellent choice of wines. staff very helpful. quiet and elegant. will definitely return.

Thank an0nim013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bit pricier, the food on the same level AS others. Good steaks, but boring plates. You get a big piece of meat and little else.

Thank Tom-Andre D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Symposium offer both indoor and outdoor seating, and as most if not all people here are on vacation, they tend to go for outdoor seating, I would like to recommend indoor seating, it's much more quit and the temperature more pleasant. Symposium is definitely not...More

Thank Mortennielsen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Top notch service, exxellent starter, delicious main courses, good beer selection (micro brewery -ish), and killer deserts! Reserve a table, a bit more pricy than other restaurants nearby, but well spent money!

Thank alekseolsen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here and had the lamb shank. It was perfectly cooked. I could pull the bone out of the meat easily. Vegetables and potato mash was excellent as well The restaurant dont get 5 stars because they were slow with serving the food and spent...More

Thank Mikal L
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malwsam
6 May 2017|
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Response from Odikaios | Property representative |
Ηallo. We are open right now. Every day from 17:00.
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Rolf J
27 June 2016|
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Response from Odikaios | Property representative |
Hallo Rolf First welcome to the island. I want to believe that by saying recommend a table you mean to book a table. If I am right then i can say if your dinning time is between 7.30- 9.30 then is better to book a table to... More
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bragrethe
19 July 2015|
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Response from Odikaios | Property representative |
Hello Grethe!! I can tell you that we use only natural products in our meals. The French fries they cooked separately. We work many years for people with allergic to gluten. We didn’t have ever problems. To make you feel... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street Platanias, Platanias, Crete 730 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 060545
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Description
Symposium Restaurant Symposium is the trademark of elegance and class in Platanias. Acclaimed in its collection of Greek and International dishes based on organic and free range and a best quality products for those who care about what they eat. Indoor and outdoor options Dinner A selection of Greek and International wines, spirits & cocktails Bookings essential Bookings essential
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