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25 Theotokopoulou | Topanas, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 074740
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Paisley, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We were suckered in here by the chat, "2nd best restaurant in Chania, 5th best on TripAdvisor" - as I write this it sits at 300 out of 366(?) places. He hovered about constantly til we ordered & ended up taking his recommended mixed platter for 35€. No idea why we got suckered into this, a taster selection of various... More 

Thank Sarah M
IJsselstein, The Netherlands
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67 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Nice location, friendly staff. Very good food. Had me a red snapper and grilled octopus. It was certainly worth while.

Thank Dave P
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51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

The food here is very good quality and authentic, the fish fresh and the service and advice excellent from Andreas and Georgos. Definitely give it a try. We went back for more and were not disappointed.

Thank Virginia S
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

We found this taverna wandering around Chania. We were tired and hungry and the waiter talked us in into staying. The waiter suggested us to take the big fish assorti, but it was expensive for us, so my friend took calmari and I got myself some traditional Greek salad. The salad was very poorly made, pieces were huge and not... More 

Thank Inga S
Accra, Ghana
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126 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Nice little place, on one of the more pleasant alleys in Old Town. Food was very fresh and tasty, service was fine.

Thank William O
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We ate at Paradosiako twice in two days. On our first visit, my husband ordered lamb, which he enjoyed immensely, and I ordered grilled fish. He had one taste of my fish and was in love. He talked about it all the night and the next morning, so we had to return and order the Seafood Variety for Two. Yes,... More 

Thank Pamela T
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82 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Excellent Fish Restaurant. We ate here twice and had very good meals on both occasions. The owner is a very witty character and it was amusing watching him entice customers into the premises in a very nice manner. I really enjoyed the fish which, while pricey enough, was very tasty

Thank harmul
Darlington, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Really fresh food prepared whilst you wait really excellent fava bean's and shrimp salad. The proprietor spoke English and French Well worth a visit not expensive

Thank Wensleydalebob
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75 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2015

We discovered this taverna after walking the length of the harbour (avoiding the touts invitations to enter various cafes), we reached the end near to a museum and started to walk up into the back streets. Not two minutes further we decided on Paradosiako. Quiet side street, cool, peaceful and traditional. Service excellent, helpful with genuine welcome. The meals were... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

Situated in a pretty back street this taverna is in a lovely setting. We were not hassled at all to go in, but when we did we were made to feel very welcome. All the tables were full so it must have improved from previous reviews I've read? The food was a little more expensive than most and smaller portions... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Theotokopoulou | Topanas, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 074740

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?