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Vlahakis Fish Taverna

16 Ellis, Souda, Crete 732 00, Greece
+30 698 347 6783
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish” (7 reviews)
“octopus” (3 reviews)
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16 Ellis, Souda, Crete 732 00, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's the oldest fish taverna in the area. Their specialities are omelette with shrimps and fish dishes. What is hard to get is parking space which is available 100 metres away. The place is very well known to locals as the place to get fresh...More

Thank polygnosi
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We went to this tavern while on a port call to Crete. We had a delicious meal of shrimp omelet, potatoes, calamari, plus other delicious items. The owners are sweet, and very attentive. If you are looking for a traditional meal with no fuss, nothing...More

Thank 56Patv
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We have been coming to Crete for 17 years and have been to this restaurant on several occasions and never has it failed to impress. This is not a FANCY restaurant so if that is what you are after, do not come here. As has...More

1  Thank janq23
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The Vlahakis Family has been running this restaurant forever - nice setting, all the dishes are freshly prepared and very tasty

2  Thank stagsknights
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The owners were nice enough. Gentle old lovely Cretan man and his wife. But... 65 euro for five of us - three kids, Three bottles of water and two soft drinks... and not enough food? Took the three daughters here - paid 12 euro a...More

2  Thank RichardKastelein
Reviewed 9 November 2015

I thought I made the best octopus... I thought I also made the best squid... well I don't !! Great friendly restaurant with the best seafood and fresh fish to be had in the area.

1  Thank TonyRoddis
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Small friendly tavern. You choose your fish right in the kitchen. It's always fresh and very tasty. The shrimp omelet with feta was awesome.

1  Thank Borni0300
Reviewed 28 September 2015

The very best of traditional fish tavernas. Beautiful fresh fish, cooked simply in simple surroundings. Service is superb and they really go out of their way to ensure you have a memorable meal.

2  Thank RoseH6
Reviewed 27 November 2014

Kalamari,srimbs fish soup, all the fishes are fresh & very kind the owner. At the end offer the topical Raki with sweet cake..!

1  Thank 149Georgia_T
Reviewed 6 October 2014

I have been to Vlahakis Fish Tavern a number of times. Fish is really great and the atmosphere is reminiscence of old 60's and 70's era in Greece. I would highly recommend one of my favorites: the omelette with shrimps and cheese. It is really...More

2  Thank Skotakis
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 29
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Ellis, Souda, Crete 732 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Souda
  • Phone Number: +30 698 347 6783
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