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Ela Taverna

Kondilaki 47, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
+30 2821 074128
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (24 reviews)
“moussaka” (22 reviews)
“goat” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Kondilaki 47, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
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1 - 10 of 362 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was disappointing. I ordered a vegetarian moussaka and it just tasted bad (bland and greasy). I ordered cheese pies and they appeared to just be reheated with one side extra soggy and cheese falling apart (which leads me to believe, the pies were heated...More

Thank isandracan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate in this place right after reaching Chania and not knowing where to go. We got some overpriced food and not that good for greek standards, they will charge you everything, even 4 small slices of bread that we thought was a courtesy in...More

Thank Ivo_Lucio
Reviewed 2 days ago

Super time in Chania. We enjoyed our dinner. In old town and a very pretty place. Near to old port. We will be back

Thank Spiro K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So after waiting about one hour for our food it finally came. But it was an disappointment, the chicken was a bit dry and came with no sauce. It is not the worst I've eaten but far from the best. And the waiting times way...More

Thank Benjamin S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were hungry and thought we'd try a new place. It is lovely to sit outside. We ordered the seafood platter for two for 20€. The fish in Greece has been excellent so far. A huge tray arrived so portion was great however the calamari...More

Thank Bonny G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A delightful historical restaurant in a beautiful setting in the fantastic town of Chania. The meal was devine, very reasonably priced, and the palate cleansing fruit and Raki afterwards was unexpected, much relished and appreciated. Unobtrusive waiter service and the atmospheric tree shading the sidewalk...More

Thank Oliver T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sat outside, great place, buzzing, great people watching, fantastic food, probably one of the best meals we had in Crete and to top it all very reasonable price, if your in Chania you must eat here, outside is good and inside is like a courtyard,...More

Thank sumpmonster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Chania whilst on holiday in Rethymnon. Went for the sunset (amazing) and didn't have much time before getting the bus back. Happened upon Ela and I wanted to sit outside but my wife noticed that inside looked nice. We went in and it took...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pedro - Top waiter who ran the show from start to finish. Best waiter in Chania! Keep up the gym my friend - why not ;) The taverna itself is fantastic, set on beautiful cobbled stones, under overhanging trees with low lit candle lighting. What...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Setting was lovely, food was great especially the lamb souvlaki doesn't look much but is delicious. We were mostly served by Pedro such a friendly waiter and nothing was to much trouble! Tried many of the other restaurants but was never as satisfied. So good...More

Thank natevans321
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kondilaki 47, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 074128
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