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Volakas Fishtavern

18 Akti Papanikoli, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
+30 2821 092267
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pork steak” (2 reviews)
“mussels” (3 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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18 Akti Papanikoli, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Visited place after the recommendation of some friends. Food was not bad as we order shrimp’s, calamari and octopus but for sure the place need renovation. Place from the beginning we sat was not looking very clean but because the food was ok we were...More

6  Thank 20Andreas12
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Just have a wonderful dinner here, the waitress was very nice, cheerful, and especially cheerful when we told her how popular she is in tripadvisor, the food is also nice, freshly made and not so expensive. Definitely recommend

1  Thank Viet Hai N
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing food and friendly service. Meal ends with complimentary shot of raki, which is a nice touch. Free wifi, works pretty well.

Thank test999856
Reviewed 19 June 2016

What is it that makes a restaurant memorable? When so many restaurants provide excellent but similar Greek dishes, what is it that makes a difference so you go back many times? For us and we are 6 family members, the reason we choose to regularly...More

1  Thank vikingdave100
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Visited with my wife 18 june 2016 and found the food service and view fabulous. Went back again today. Georgie and the other young guy on the floor are amazing. Such passion and speed. We had chicken souvlaki which was great and the pork steak...More

1  Thank Glenn1962
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Located just along the beach the food is good, with good price, but the service is amazing! That's the major reason to go back over and over again! Highly recommended.

1  Thank Lukas H
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Beautifully and friendly staff .The perfect place for a good and cheap meal.Close to the beach.I recommend to all.

1  Thank Ania K
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We ordered one of each from their Greek specialties. Moussaka was good, but octopus was not acceptable. House white wine was better than the red.More

Thank Grovenn
giorgos g, Ιδιοκτήτης at Volakas Fishtavern, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2016
Google Translation

Πρωτα σας ευχαριστουμε που περασατε απο το μαγαζι μας ,το φαγητο μας ειναι αρκετα καλο και στα θαλασσινα ακομα περισοτερο...More

Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Have been visiting this taverna for many years and always get a warm welcome. Nothing is too much to ask of head waitress Georgia! Freshly cooked local dishes available every day. In the summer sunbeds are available with waiter service for a very reasonable charge....More

Thank Louisa T
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Eaten here a few times as on the Nea Chora beach road and staff are so friendly..special mention to Georgia who always has a big smile! Food is good and also can have drinks/snacks on the beach..what more could you want 😀

Thank nicoletta81499
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Local cuisine
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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