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Tholos Restaurant

36 Agion Deka, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
+30 2821 046725
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken” (23 reviews)
“fillet steak” (4 reviews)
“kleftiko” (11 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
36 Agion Deka, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate her twice during our recent visit and the location is stunning, all evening people were stopping to take photo's. The food is very good and the service first class, the Kleftico was excellent as were all starters and mains we had. Wine very...More

Thank Bazza51
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful & romantic restaurant! Choose a table on terrace and enjoy your dinner under the stars! Food is fantastic and service excellent with good sense of humor!

Thank Jimmy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came anticipating high level of cuisine and service based on other reviews. However I was first made to feel very uncomfortable for being alone. I ordered a Cretan lamb main course priced higher than average. The waiter then asked "bread yes or no?" in...More

Thank paul2play4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I proposed to my girlfriend in Tholos restaurant one week ago. I sang the song, gave her the ring and the flowers. Owner of the restaurant, received the parcel with my suit from Poland, checked my stuff, hid everything in the hole of the wall,...More

Thank Dominik B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing place and food. The waiters was very very gentle and they suggest to taste typical local food. The place is an old venetian house and it is interesting how the owner converted it in this lovely place. I thank you very much for the...More

Thank Giuseppe T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Served by Grzegorz I know it isn't spelt like that but I'm sure he won't mind. Lovely banter and advice about the food and wine. Great meal in a lovely location. Crete delivers once again.

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is situated in an old building (previously bombed) that creates a very unique dining experience. The staff and food were great - highly recommend!

Thank mtwalker23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the mezze plate to share. Best moussaka I have ever had, amazing portions. Ambiance quite traditional and very romantic ( the up stairs balcony) is fabulous. Service is outstanding. The empty plate says it all.

Thank sweetspops
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice location above the alleys of downtown Chania. Got a nice table even though we did not book in advance. Good food and very good service.

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

I simply can't remember any worse experience than this. And I am not even judging it according to any "fine dining" standards, just in comparison to any food you can eat outside. Just do yourself a favour and grab a sushi from your local supermarket....More

Thank Murat G
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Questions & Answers
27 April 2017|
Response from Pyrovolakis | Property representative |
A lot of our appetizers are vegetarian. (and salads of cource) For main dish wee have only two options. Lasagna with vegetables and Aubergine imam
30 August 2015|
Response from Pyrovolakis | Property representative |
2 minutes by foot :)
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
16:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Agion Deka, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 046725
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Tholos Restaurant in a continual trying of a better quality meals and with the experience that we have of all these years from our service we offer to you a special menu based to Creta Diet. Our meals are prepared with a traditional way which make them to be special and tasty.Our Cava includes wines from the hole Creta and Greece.Our musical selections - from traditional Cretan music to jazz and classic - will be with you until morning hours.In to a place with two levels on the ruins of an Venetian building and with a careful decoration. Tholos Restaurant every day proves why is at the top of the preference.One visit will make you fanatic frequenters to it.!!!!
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