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Skalidakis Cretan Knives

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Best knife shop I’ve been in

A full selection of all my favourites, very friendly service and reasonable prices. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Halmstad, Sweden
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Must buy a knife

You need to visit the big shop in the centre of the town which has thousands of knives The... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Anastasios M
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4 weeks ago
“Best knife shop I’ve been in”
10 Aug 2018
“Must buy a knife”
Our company was established in 1938 out of love and passion for the Cretan knife making tradition. We have been following our grandpa Skalithakis steps for three generations. Since we have both traditional and state of the art equipment so as to...more
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Karaiskaki 13-15, Chania Town, Crete 731 00, Greece
+30 2821 098827
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A full selection of all my favourites, very friendly service and reasonable prices. Lots of homemade /traditional knives.

Thank R0wels
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

You need to visit the big shop in the centre of the town which has thousands of knives The personnel is super friendly , full of explanations helping you out make the right selection You need the visit it even for the experience

Thank Anastasios M
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Quality craftsamnship. We get something here every year. Supporting artisan is important ..most knives made in factories by machine now.

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I got two knives here and both are excellent. The man showed me many of their selection and was very patient and eventually he showed me a beautiful Kukri with a bone handle that I knew I must have it. This knife didn't have a...More

Thank Czeslaw C
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Crete is famous for its handcrafted knives and one of the outstanding names in Chania is Skalidakis knives. I bought six excellent table knives whihc the son had designed himlf. As I was travelling with dand baggage only he offered to post them and I...More

2  Thank ColinMcCull
Reviewed 17 October 2014

There you can buy really good crafted knifes,the most famous souvenir of creta, at its best price.He is a nice guy and will write something on the knife for you for free!

4  Thank Makis51
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