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Volakas Fishtavern

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18 Akti Papanikoli, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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+30 2821 092267
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food and even better service! We felt very welcomed and were treated like kings. Located next to the beach what is very convenient.

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Thank Ania M
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very tasty food 10m from beach and 30m from see. Best way to eat dinner. Very friendly stuff ;))))))

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Thank Karolina K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food with nice sea view and great service. Georgia can advise very well. We are always happy to return to Volakas Fishtavern.

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

I'm so happy that we found you,all dishes we've tried was tasty and fresh,our little daughter still speaks for the fried atherina (small fried fishes)and my husband is dreaming for your squids and shrimps.Thank you for your hospitality and see you soon in April! I recommend this place as they have quality and good prices.

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Thank Maluacy
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

With competitors all round, a waiter coaxed me in from across the road, to consume a huge pork steak.

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Thank Patrick F
Milan, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This tavern is situated in neo Chora beach. Is nice, staff gentle, quality of food is Ok (we have eaten one of the best feta cheese), wine as in all greek tavern not so good (I advise to taste always before to order) and price very good.

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Thank GianMarco_AfroNine
Wroclaw, Poland
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This was the first, and as it turned out the best, taverna we had dinner in Crete. Delicious food - for starters we had local cheese that was just amazing, for main course we tried the vegetarian dish and volakas (yummy). The waiter was very polite. Taverna serves fruit and raki at the end of the meal and you can... More 

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Volakas is a great taverna, they serve honest, simple, delicious Cretan dishes But besides the nice food, the waitress Georgina is the star of this place She puts a smile on your face while serving :-)

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1 Thank Alain M
Cyprus
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4 reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We were in Chania for 4 days, it was the best restaurant we have eaten in. Excellent food and very good price. Very hostpitable owners, the owner is in the kitchen and you can see her also having a chat with the guests... is also interested in pleasing all requests. Thank you for a great time!

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We visit in chania and we travle whit our car outside and sanedly we saw the flag of TripAdvisor out of the restaurant Nobody inside and we afride to go in But we deside to trust TripAdvisor review and we got in We talk to yolanda that is orner of the restorant and she show us the fresh fish the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 27
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Akti Papanikoli, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 092267

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