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Ta Chalkina

Akti Tompazi 29-30, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
+30.28210.41570
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Ranked #38 of 282 restaurants in Chania Town
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Limassol District, Cyprus
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

The best mussels i had ever,great ntakos cretan salad,cretan live music in combination with great service and hospitality and on the house rakomela making it the best place we ate in town!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

Even though generally in this restaurant you gonna pay a bit more, the food was worth the price. Very nice view of the old port of Chania.

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Heraklion, Greece
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a good choice for affordable food. The food is delicious and the local wine is of a good quality. It is definitely busy at nights but the service is quick and efficient. I would recommend.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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35 reviews 35 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Very stylish taverna, have a soul. Simple and tasty Greek cuisine. Good wine and raki is especially good. Very friendly staff. Evening concerts. Nice view of the sea.

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Limassol
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I strongly recommended this place! Amazing traditional food!! If you are lucky enough you may enjoy live Cretan music!! Friendly and helpful staff!!!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Tapas style restaurant in the old harbour. Sitting provided indoors and outdoors, where you're sitting close to the waterfront. Live greek music indoors. Service was fast and professional, the friendly waiter made recommendations and even warned us that we ordered too much, something you won't easily find in other places. Food was fresh and tasty, genuine greek specialities with great... More

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Athens, Greece
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Here you can taste traditional local food,authentic cretan atmosphere,if you are lucky you can enjoy also live cretan music.

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New Delhi, India
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Amazing Cretan music with awesome hospitality and great food. The snails are absolutely wow and so are the mushrooms. If you like live music, then this should be on your must visit list

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Medium food, a little bit expensive for what you take. But nice view and nice atmosphere. You can stop for a fast snack. Not for real meal.

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New York City, New York
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Our boat slip was directly in front of Ta Chalkina and we saw that it was always full of locals, so we decided to try it. The menu has many local Creten dishes that you must try. We started with the snails in oIl with rosemary. Very good! It is rare that I eat snails, but as this is a... More

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