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Taverna Restaurant Platanos

Vati 85109, Greece
+30 697 227 5471
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“goat stew” (3 reviews)
“dolmades” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Vati 85109, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little restaurant hidden from the crowds. Excellent host in Kostas, lived the history lesson & the food.

Thank ScotlandLoz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We choose this restaurant with my family because of comments on TripAdvisor - and because we wanted to escape the tourist traps. It was out of season in November, but through the phone they were absolute welcoming us. When we arrived, a table was prepared,...More

Thank mik10s2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very nice taverna, with friendly service, good food, picturesque surrounding and a pleasant ambiance. Since our visit was very late in the season not all menu options were actually available, but when we expressed a wish for their octopus dish, they have prepared it...More

Thank Shimshon001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 2 weeks in Rhodes last August and chose to stay in the south to avoid the crowds. We discovered this family run tavern in Vati village. Kostas and Toula treated us like we were old friends. The meat was excellent, mousaka the best...More

Thank Prometheus A
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Nice little taverna in the middle of a quiet village. The service was good. I had fava for a starter which was bland and goat in tomato sauce for main course which was a lot of gristle and bone and not much meat. Whatever my...More

Thank St P
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Thanks to a tip from the local kite centre we dropped by this little restaurant during our brief visit of Rhodes Island. We were welcomed by the owner who kindly explained us the dishes and advised us what would be the best choice to our...More

Thank Miki A
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We have been here twice during our stay and intend to visit again before we leave! This is a hidden gem in a pretty village setting. We have been visiting this taverna now for the last five years and it never lets us down. Kostas...More

Thank BoltonAF
Reviewed 1 October 2018

After seeing five stars in trip advisor we have expected this restaurant to be perfect, but after comparing it to the other places in Rhodes (e.x. Profilia restaurant or two restaurants at the entrance to Kolimpia) we can surely say that it is far from...More

Thank Gabrielė G
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Best food on the Island is found at Platanos Vati. Vati in a charming small village. The service was great. I definite must when traveling to Rhodes. The owner Kostas and his crew will take care of you and the prices are unbeatable! Not to...More

Thank matthewstevens247
Reviewed 29 September 2018

Back 2 yrs. after my last visit . Tried many of the appetizers. Still tasted great, pittaroudia, dolmadakia, gigantes, and smoked eggplant excellent goat stew and original mousaka,everything homemade. Authentic atmosphere and warm personnel in a small village. Fair prices. Highly recommended.

Thank Vasil S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vati 85109, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  South Aegean  >  Dodecanese  >  Rhodes  >  Vati
  • Phone Number: +30 697 227 5471
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