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Amphora Restaurant

| 2nd Passage of Theotokopoulou str, Old Venetian Harbor, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
+30 2821 093224
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“zucchini balls” (10 reviews)
“fish” (29 reviews)
“calamari” (20 reviews)
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Greek, Mediterranean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| 2nd Passage of Theotokopoulou str, Old Venetian Harbor, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Of the many restaurants along this stretch of the harbour Amphora is my favourite. It does not have barkers outside to pester you, it does not make exaggerated claims for its food ("creative Cretan cuisine" etc.), it does not flaunt lurid photos of its dishes....More

Thank Nikos051
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The menu has a lot of options, but not to the point when it gets confusing. The food is deliciously prepared and I advise you to definitely try the octopus... Divine!!! The staff is well organized and friendly. This place is a must when in...More

2  Thank DesDobreva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try Amphora for lunch during a brief visit to Chania. Having walked the length of the port and been accosted (politely) by the staff of numerous tavernas the "no pressure" approach appealed. We weren't disappointed. The location is great and the shade...More

Thank NeilAB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant with perfect views.the food is fantastic and brilliant sevice.this is a very affordable restaurant.

Thank Ruth-ann D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location and friendly staff, we orderd sardines which are delicious, we had after calamari, very tasty. Sward fish was good. We enjoy in this restaurant.

Thank blanka m
Reviewed September 17, 2017

We went to Amphora for dinner and though this is probably very similar to the many, many restaurants around the harbour with standard Greek / Cretan food of standard quality and prices, service was good - waiters were friendly, helpful and professional. The views at...More

Thank P E
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the food, they gave us a delicious cake for free after our dinner and the staff was very attentive.

Thank Ingrid B
Reviewed September 16, 2017

Great food, great place,amazing atmosphere, friendly and proffesional staff. Highly recommend mussles saganaki and grey snapper grilled.

Thank Mihai-George B
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

In a stunning setting in the bustling harbour of Chania where you are spoilt for choice of eateries this place stands heads and shoulders above the others. They advertise the fact they don't hassle you and they don't. The place was packed but the service...More

Thank Eleanor S
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

The staff say they won't bother you or harass you and they don't which is reassuring. We ordered drinks perused the menu, no rush and weren't rushed. We then ordered starters and said we would order mains later (mainly because every meal we had the...More

Thank Julien B
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January 10, 2017|
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Response from VEP7 | Property representative |
No my friend is not open...we stay open from 1st of April till end of October every year...looking forward to service you that months...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | 2nd Passage of Theotokopoulou str, Old Venetian Harbor, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 093224
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