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Taverna Salavantes

Palea Ethniki Odos Kissamou | Kalamaki Beach, Chania Town, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 2821 029880
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork steak” (2 reviews)
“spaghetti” (3 reviews)
“cretan wine” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
££ - £££
Palea Ethniki Odos Kissamou | Kalamaki Beach, Chania Town, Crete 731 00, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Like all Greek restaurants we visited in Crete, the waiters here are very friendly and welcoming! This was our last meal here, so i opted for something I'd previously had at a different restaurant - chicken souvlaki. This had a lovely smoky, barbecued flavour and...More

Thank Vanita B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch on recommendation from the villa owner. We were looking for something a little more authentic in this touristy area and this didn't disappoint. Food was freshly cooked and local. We ordered the veal stiffardo and the lamb, both were tender...More

Thank Teamchampions
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely sea side location..great Greek hospitality and proper home made food by the families mother. We were overwhelmed by their generosity...wine and raku all round....wouldn't hesitate to recommend

Thank SKBritt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to this restaurant on a couple of nights the food was very nice and staff very friendly. They advised us what was best to order and there choice was good

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing location fantastic food so tasty beautiful view and the service top class . Do not walk past best taverna around !

Thank Stueytan
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Went here first for lunch, and were so impressed, we returned later in the week for dinner. The location right by the sea, is lovely day or night. The Seafood Platter was amazing value, and their Raki is the nicest we had. Such friendly people...More

Thank Noodlecat20
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had a very nice honeymoon dinner right by the sea. It was beautiful and so romantic atmosphere. The owner and the service were both very nice and they served authentic Cretan food. Very nice menu. We had some good tzaziki, fried vegetables and a...More

Thank Saija K
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Amazing food. The pork steak was massive and the bread was gorgeous. Came out with free pudding at the end with raki. Didn't touch the alcohol as pregnant but the sweet was lovely

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This was a lunch pit stop, that turned into a mammoth food scoff due to the portion sizes! Everything I ordered was home cooked, and extremely tasty, and presented well. If anything, I probably ordered too much, as before they served us what I'd asked...More

Thank Taffymike1
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here, the food was fresh traditional Greek with some seriously strong raki to finish. The waiter was friendly and service was good. Good price and location!

Thank Abbs1968
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palea Ethniki Odos Kissamou | Kalamaki Beach, Chania Town, Crete 731 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 029880
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