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Carpe Diem Restaurant Bar

Port of Platanias, Platanias, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 2821 068191
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Port of Platanias, Platanias, Crete 731 00, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a vegan, vegetarian and meat eating family it is often hard to please us all but this did. The girl went through all the vegan options with me and even fully checked with the kitchen and let me know that the bean starter I...More

Thank Kalavathi Clair... G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have returned to this restaurant after 2 years during my holiday in Chania. It’s a hidden gem by the sea. Very nicely decorated and with excellent service and very reasonable prices. The food was exquisite. We had a salad with homemade pasteli and fried...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Situated right on the sea front with a perfect view, we were well looked after by the friendly, attentive and very professional staff who recommended excellent beer to start with, and then a huge pizza which the two of us shared. Excellent value for money...More

Thank LondonFozzy
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Ate here tonight. Lovely location, right on sea front. One of the best meals that I’ve had here on Crete so far. Very friendly service and really enjoyed the occasion. Loos are very clean too! Would recommend this place, give it a go, cheapest Mythos...More

Thank ljlegood
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Familydinner? Romantic dinner? Dinner with friends? Go to Carpe Diem. To start with, they have the best souvlaki in Creete. Second, it is 5 meters from the sea with a marvelous view over the sunset. If you bring kids, they have a playground inside the...More

Thank Fonsteer
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice and an extra child-friendly restaurant, right by the seaside, orange parasols.. So much toy for little children to play with in a shadow in the corner, and the take away offer on a large beer is 2 EUR! The toilet is always so...More

Thank Arna G
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Were here a lot since it was close to our hotel. You pay €2.5 for a sunbed by the sea where you can stay all day. The restaurant is nice, a large Mythos beer for only €2 was very refreshing in the sun. The toilets...More

Thank Þórdís B
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

A restaurant by the beach of Platanias with beautiful view over the sea and good food. I had the swordfish which was really good and juicy, my bf had the Lamb shank which was also very juicy and well cooked. Our friends lived at the...More

Thank ZandyGee
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Bright fresh salads, crusty bread, a great variety of starters and mains. Staff very friendly and accommodating. Perfect position!

Thank afrothiti
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Nice place, good service and the food was ok. A nice extra with the icecream after. Clean toilets but to much of syntetic scent. Nice vue over the ocean and the volume on the stereo was low and pleasent.

Thank lilliemoore
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port of Platanias, Platanias, Crete 731 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Platanias
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 068191
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Seaside Restaurant – Café – BarFollow the motto: ‘’ It’s not age, it’s attitude ‘’ and spoil every member of your family by living the unique experience of eating tasteful bites of Greek traditional cuisine accompanied with healthy, fresh salads and colorful appetizers.Take a sip of life by drinking the first Cretan fresh draught beer, known for its high quality and refreshing taste, your favorite type of our house-wine made from juicy grapes of the well-known local vineyards or one of our cold, refreshing and multicolored cocktails.Of course nothing of all these would matter unless you meet the hospitality of the owners, the pleasant disposition of the stuff and the Greek atmosphere under the hot sun and near the relaxing sea.Make a choice! Enjoy through your senses!
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