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Don Rosario

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| Platani, Souda, Crete 73200, Greece
+30 2821 023663
16:30 - 23:00
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Sun 13:30 - 22:30
Tue - Fri 16:30 - 23:00
Sat 13:30 - 23:00
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

10 years ago a friend of mine suggested me Don Rosario for great Italian food... it was strange since the Cretan food is so good that is rather impossible to choose anything else.. well it is possible ... this restaurant is one of the many reasons I was visiting Chania all these years and now I am living there few... More 

1 Thank FLKarles
Kolymbari, Greece
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arriving at the restaurant on a sunny Sunday we never expected that we were about to have a truly fabulous Italian lunch experience! The decor the service the wine & the food don rosarios menu has to tasted it is honestly the best Italian I've tasted!!! Treat yourselfs soon

1 Thank Alan V
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We took friend here for a treat and the food was outstanding. The bruschetta was excellent as was the salad. The main courses were also very good though portions were extremely large - which is hardly a problem really. Staff were lovely and we all enjoyed the evening very much. Both bottles of wine were Cretan and very good too!!... More 

Thank AlamoCrete
Αθήνα, Ελλάδα
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We had in total 7 different plates. Simple and typical titles but so perfect like you have never had them before. Service was friendly but could be a bit more professional in order to be perfect. Thanks a lot Don Rosario hope see you soon

Thank hurricane285
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We have visited this restaurant many many times. It´s not the location, it´s not the service - It´s the food you come here for. Time and a time again. They serve the most delicious italien dishes.

1 Thank iwagle
Chania Town, Greece
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56 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We have been here many times starting 4 years ago. Just now leaving a review :) We have traveled Italy and dined in NYC, this is still my 2nd favorite Italian restaurant. We order Gnocchi Gorganzola and Bucatini Aglio Olio Peperoncino consistently and they are NEVER disappointing. The bruschetta is my #1 favorite as well (complimentary). Served with house wine... More 

Thank Grays_GR
Crete, Greece
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This Sicilian restaurant used to be situated in the seaside village of Ravdouha; now it has moved to Suda, still in the Chania area. The menu is the same, the charm of the owner, Don Rosario, has not changed one iota. The courtyard in summer is very shady and pretty. The homegrown tomatoes and basil go straight into your Don... More 

Thank CreteCritic
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Two couples, four dishes, one awful experience. the food at this place is really terrible. beef was smell bad and had no 'beef' taste. after we turned back the dish and complained about the taste, the owner-chef came to our table with a really bad attitude, yelling without showing any regret to us as costumers. five minutes later he was... More 

Thank adamsommerson
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This was one of many times that i was there. Usually we order pasta and we are satisfied. This time we order beef fillet (price per plate more than 20euro). So we had some expectations. The beef was not tasty well and it was terribly cooked. We kindly asked to change the one plate of beef. After a while the... More 

Thank Evasommerson
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12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Seeing the Venetian influences all around Chania we felt sure there were going to be a number of excellent Italian restaurants in the area. However, it has not been as easy as anticipated to locate one; but we are in Crete, not Italy after all! A number of restaurants in Chania had been suggested to us by a local travel... More 

Thank Kerry B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
13:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Platani, Souda, Crete 73200, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Souda
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 023663

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