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Ta Chalkina

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29-30 Akti Tobazi, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
+30.28210.41570
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We visited this place 2ice during our stay in chania! The food was really nice and music was just amazing ! Pure traditional music !

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Thank Aspasia C
Athens, Greece
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55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are willing to go for traditional Cretan food In that specific area that everything is very <touristic> I think it's a very good choice. Food is good and location is nice. They need to focus on service a little but in general is a good choice

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Thank DVITSAXAKIS
Nicosia, Cyprus
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited this restaurant with a group of friends after hearing that there is a lot of fun going on here. Unfortunately we were disappointed. Pretty much all of the appetizers we've ordered (dont even remember the names) were of poor quality and definitely not pleasant in eating to say the least. Of the main dishes only the chicken souvlaki... More 

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Thank XenisXeni
Serres, Greece
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location was great, perfect view of the sea. food was very tasty. every night live cretan music. perfect!

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Thank steo2003
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I like the place Very nice food with traditional music and raki Excellent service very kind persons I will visit them again if i will travel to Chania second time.

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Thank Antonis A
Nicosia, Cyprus
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely traditional place. Food was awesome, staff was polite and helpful. They offer traditional live music. If you visit chania, this place is a must!!

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Thank elena k
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All of a sudden is very very overpriced. There are better options with reasonable prices and better food. Stuffed potato 5.80?? Sfakiani pita ~ 6.40 ?? Ntakos 5.50 ? what the h.. , this is not mykonos or santorini and you won't turn it into one. Last night while our bill was at 125 euros for 4 persons they didnt... More 

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Thank George K
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere was fantastic (near the sea with port view cretan live music and great decoration),the staff helpful and kind.The tables too small and the portions too.The food not good enough.The only problem we had was the dirty plates,forks and glasses they gave us.After our complaining they changed them but we are still wondering about the hygienic of this restaurant.Better... More 

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Wales
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by mid afternoon for a drink and ended up staying 3 hours! The food was brilliant, so tasty! Portions not to big but the idea is to get a few plates to share which we enjoyed working our way through. Lovely waiter on during the day. Very busy place at night we wanted to go back but couldnt get... More 

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Thank sarsar90
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very good tavern near the sea with excellent food from crete and very kind staff!!! Me and my wife we'd have chicken souvlaki and britzolakia and they was very tasty!

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Thank Giwrgos K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-30 Akti Tobazi, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30.28210.41570

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?