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Glossitses

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4 Akti Enosseos | Old Port, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
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+30 2821 059074
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Chania Town, Greece
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered the "Pink Panther" spaghetti, rye pita bread, and the potato/cod/garlic dip. Delicious! We will be back for the pasta for sure!!

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Limassol, Cyprus
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111 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best fish restaurants I 've been to. Everything is freshly made and the menu includes all the dishes you can find at a fish restaurant but cooked in a very unique way. We loved all the dishes we tried but the rizoto with mastic oil was truly divine! Also really liked the desert wine that they bring... More 

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15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place, tasty food and good wine. Attentive service and good prices and food ratio. We recommend this place!!!

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Athens, Greece
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I have visited the restaurant more than once and I would strongly recommend it. Not exclusively cretan cuisine. Nice environment friendly waiters and good quality. Will definitely visit it again

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Heraklion, Greece
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70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I think this is on of the best restaurants in the city to eat fish. It features a lot of recopies from all around Greece and spirits from various places in Greece. It has great dishes and service. It also offers a great view of the old port. Hint: if you order a lot of food, do ask the waiter... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is for sure the best place in Chania for our trip. There are so many restaurants in the small town, and we came to here twice. We love the risotto with octopus/shrimp. We also try the pork which is stewed and taste very good. It is so delicious. The place is next to the harbor and it should be... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed Glossitses, many thanks. This taverna is set in the Old Port rather than the more touristy (sic) harbour, in an area more popular with discerning locals as well as tourists not afraid to wander a little further. Setting is great - boats right in front of you and a backdrop of the lighthouse and harbour walls. The place... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We ate here as a family of 4. The view of the harbour and lighthouse was glorious. The host, Chris was very welcoming and was on hand to offer suggestions on the menu. The food was delicious! The muscles and prawns were some of the best I've had and were cooked to perfection. We also tried the cheese pie, which... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We used to eat here years ago when it was vasilli's fish taverna so thought we'd try it again, Its certainly changed! Modern greek food beautifully cooked and presented using very good ingredients, Its still a bit cramped but definitely worth a visit plus you get a good view of the inner harbour

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Berlin, Germany
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Cannot think of any other place in the area that they serve such an awesomely executed menu in such a relaxing environment with easy going staff.

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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
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Akti Enosseos | Old Port, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 059074

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