A taverna-kafeneio halfway along Kritzotopoula, Platanos has a pleasant setting under a giant 200-year-old plane tree and vine canopy. There’s a tasty menu of grills, stifadho (lamb stew) and mayirefta (ready-cooked…
The popular O Kroustas has Cretan food, including a superb lazania (twisted handmade pasta also called stroufikta) cooked in stock with anthotiro (a dry, white cheese) and rusks made in the wood oven.
A pleasant cafe-bar just up from the main square with internet access (€1 per half hour) and wi-fi. It also serves toasties, crêpes, salads and pizza.
An excellent little cafe, this place makes for a cool stop in the shade to grab some homemade honey and yoghurt or a fresh orange juice.