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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“suckling pig” (29 reviews)
“goat” (14 reviews)
“aubergine dip” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Assos, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Horrible service...we waited almost 20min. Asking if they were open for lunch which they were. They would walk past you and not even look at you. Many locals said that the food was good, however we did not get the chance to taste it, because...More

Thank Colin A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The worst food experience I have ever had. How is this place rated so highly on here is beyond me. We sat down, and after few minutes it's raining really heavily, I mean thunder and lightning and torrential rain. Of course we and other diners...More

Thank yousja
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here with my husband and brother. Food was fabulous. Service excellent. Owner was really friendly and went through menu with us. Thanks for a memorable lunch on such a beautiful location.

Thank Izzy P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A family of 2 Vegetarian and 2 Vegan we arrived in Assos believing we would struggle to get a meal out but we’re surprised and delighted to find Platanos. The owner was knowledgeable about vegan, vegetarian, healthy foods in general was extremely understanding, knowledgeable and...More

1  Thank bluewater58Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu here has some interesting options, and over the course of 4 visits we enjoyed a goat dish, rabbit stifado and a couple of different spicy chicken dishes, as well as several Greek staples. The fish, however, while OK, was not as good as...More

1  Thank SeafoodQueen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointed with both the food and the service. I think this restaurant has become a little over confident at being rated number 1 in Assos and the owner albeit smiling has no time to listen to what you say .... quite rude we thought....More

Thank 285Gill_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have enjoyed a meal at this taverna over many years, after a walk up to the castle, especially the free range foods on offer and chatting with the genial owner and other staff. But this time, at 12:30 the menu board was not on...More

1  Thank GrandadCripper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food , in my opinion , only average ! The views over the harbour are superb ...... from the other restaurants in Assos. ! No reason to go here if there is room elsewhere with a view .

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a week in Asos in May and ate at Platanos one evening out of 7. We waited quite a while to be served but once the enthusiastic owner came to us he was enthusiastic about his food. I had the cheese stuffed meatballs...More

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When planning Kefalonia holidays we always look forward to meals at Platanos. This year we were in Assos for 5 nights and so were able to agree that it is as good as always! We are not vegetarian but the vegetables at this restaurant wow...More

2  Thank DocandKate
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Natalie B
6 March 2017|
Response from Jen R |
I think they open May 1st.
13 June 2016|
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Response from 44trains | Reviewed this property |
I think the only one card is not accepted is diners! So is better to ask in the restaurant for 100% !!!
23 January 2015|
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Response from Marcoappraisal | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rachel. Are you sure it was us you're thinking about. More clues might help...but for now your message is not ringing any bells. Regards.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Assos, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Cephalonia  >  Assos
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