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To XANI Restaurant

Parodos Kondilaki Street, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
+30 2821 075795
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Parodos Kondilaki Street, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a gorgeous evening - sitting in the laneway with delicious food. Asked for recommendations and we were not disappointed. Family run restaurant, which was made extra fun with the kids playing outside and enjoying life.

Thank aimeeeebear
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I had a fantastic experience at this family run restaurant on 2 occassions. They serve traditional Cretan food and all of the dishes that we tried were amazing. Highly recommend the Mezze, Boureki and smoked pork. They also have live music at...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were enticed by a sales patter and chalk board in the adjacent pedestrianised shopping street. We liked the traditional Cretan nature of the food and veggie options, and were led around into the back yard, outside a synagogue. The choice was wide, the portions...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here through a recommendation from an Irish couple. They serve Kleftiko and Stifado which are two of our favorites. Together with a good wine list and traditional music.

Thank ComeonyeQueens
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was staying in the area and recommended this restaurant by some fellow travelers. Location is excellent off the main shopping area in a courtyard with a Greek duo playing with dancers. All the staff appear to be family members and were very friendly and helpful...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I loved the vast vegetarian options & the fact that Cretan food was the speciality of the restaurant The meals were lovely although both of us would have liked a decent salad with our main course rather than 4 slices of tomato. It is what...More

Thank Dinah G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had a great experience at To Xani. The food was delicious, friendly staff and it was a reasonable price. The restaurant had a very cosy atmosphere and live greek music.

Thank OlePalmer
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here and hadadelightful table where we were able to watch and eventually join in with traditional Cretan music and dance. The staff were welcoming and the food really tasty and authentic- I had goat. I have no hesitation in recommending this place!

Thank vickie t
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great experience at to XANI. The food was excellent. Fantastic service. If you have a gluten allergy, in this restaurant you will be able to have wonderful food. The staff knows exactly what it is all about.

Thank 445elisabeth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband had a meal on our last night in chani food was amazing reasonable price, very friendly staff even live Greek music. Would recommend to try you won't be disappointed

Thank skdavies11
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Is it open in November?
25 November 2016|
Response from margie p | Property representative |
Sorry, we are not open now. We have closed for the winter. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parodos Kondilaki Street, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 075795
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A family run restaurant since 1989 with a passion for high quality food and caring service. Traditional Greek and Cretan local cuisine, including century- old dishes of Turkish and Jewish influence on Cretan food. Specialties are cooked in ceramic pots on a wood -burning stove. We use only local and fresh ingredients .We have a large selection of gluten -free dishes and gluten- free bread. Situated in a romantic and quiet, graphic small lane in the heart of the old Venetian Port . Outdoor seating, Ideal for special occasions. Very suitable for families with children. Live Greek music in the evening. Closed during the winter months.
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