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Taverna Kavouras

Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 028668
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“cake” (11 reviews)
“rocket salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

Hear it for some friends and of course I put a visit.the view is calming when watching the sea as the food gives the idea of a perfect food.i will say the starter mushroom was astonishing as the kalamari was fresh.when I visit chania sure...More

2  Thank Michalis T
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

The manager Angelo remembered me after two years and knew where I had sat! Good any time of the day or evening. English and Italian spoken. Cards taken. Comfy modern chairs. Warm in winter. Extensive menu. We had fresh salmon and seafood spaghetti. The bill...More

1  Thank Jilliana R
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Without going into the "best food ever" option which is always subjective, I have eaten here 3 times and the food has always been to a very good standard. The staff are very friendly and fun to talk to and if you pressure them nicely,...More

Thank Homerhammer
Reviewed 13 November 2015

This place is in a superb location right on the harbour walk...perfect. There is a fair piece of hussel outside which doesn't sound or look good but that's a given nowadays.. Food is OK no more. Greek salad was full of tomatoes and short on...More

1  Thank Fastnet1968
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Whenever we are in Chania we pay Kavouras a visit. Great value food and superb friendly service. Too easy to walk past as can look a bit drab..don't make this mistake you'll miss out on a great meal.

Thank wivenhoetim
Reviewed 2 November 2015

These folk look after us in the summer months, so they have our patronage in the winter. Many harbourside establishments close during the winter so this Mezethopolio is a real gem. Fabulous menu and very reasonably priced. Head Waiter Angelo is multilingual and an absolute...More

Thank Marco P
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We have lived in Chania for over 25 years and when we want a great meal in the harbor we go here. Fresh fish is available and the meat dishes are also fresh. Many of the tables are filled with locals later in the evening...More

1  Thank J0hnTW
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We love in Chania and eat out fairly regularly. This is one of our top 2 choices along with Akrogialli in Nea Hora. Great value food, very friendly staff and a lovely view of the harbour. A must for anyone visiting.

Thank Nickthespur
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Surrounding by tourist traps and attractions this little restaurant is a gem. The service is friendly, and the food was great. We went back a second time a week later and they acted as if we were "regulars", and again overwhelmed us with the whole...More

1  Thank Matt H
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Friendly staff and really one of the best seafood restaurant in central Chania. I warmly recommend to my friends and all who wish spend vacation in beloved Crete....:)

1  Thank Haris P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 028668
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