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The Hideaway Cafe Bar - CLOSED

Plateia Vafe | Neo Chora, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
+30 2821 088849
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
9 Nov 2013
“Great Pub, Great Atmosphere, Great People and Hard to Find”
19 Sep 2013
“Aptly named & Reccommended”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British
Plateia Vafe | Neo Chora, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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Reviewed 10 November 2013

This Gem of a pub is worth the time taken to find it. Located behind Nea Chora beach among the back streets away from the hustle and bussle of the old town it's a perfect place to wind down. Ronnie the owner makes you feel...More

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 20 September 2013

That's what holidays are all about we stayed at a cheap and cheerful hotel (though a bit dodgy) along Nea Chora beach front. Athough the location was suberb it was finding the Hideaway cafe English bar that sealed the deal and has prompted us to...More

3  Thank CorrinaMichael
Reviewed 13 May 2013

If you want to have a nice evening with nice people in Chania this is an exellent pub for a chat. . One of the best and popular beaches in Nea Chora, walkable distance from the old port. You get a nice drink and atmosphere...More

Thank Tone K
Reviewed 12 June 2012

hideaway by nature. We stumbled across the Hideaway whilst walking the back streets from the beach at Nea Chora to the Old Town. It's an excellent watering hole and there is always a warm welcome from Roxy, the new owner. Although we didn't eat there...More

1  Thank Robert F
Reviewed 28 February 2012

John and Gloria, owners of Cafe Vafe in Xania (Chania) is where the hub of excellent food, entertainment and hospitality greets you with every visit. My favourites are the Friday night curry nights, acoustic jamming sessions, film nights and sportsnight on Sky. Great hosts in...More

Thank AngelaSeager
Reviewed 5 February 2012

its a nice cafe and the coffee there is excellent. the prices are reasonable. i do recommend it.

Thank menios1961
Reviewed 6 December 2011

Good restaurant with good wine and nice mezes, I like the place for lunch time

Thank Albert v
Reviewed 23 June 2011

This is my second trip to Chania and having found Cafe Vafe on this site i decided to seek it out. Right from the start i got a warm welcome from John and Gloria and was made to feel at home. Then along came the...More

Thank Martin0058
Reviewed 18 May 2011

Comfortable and friendly. Tucked away in the side streets of Chania you stumble in and enjoy good old fashioned English hospitality, food and drink whilst surrounded by the typical everyday greek relaxed lifestyle. The English breakfast is brillant and will help you overcome any hangover....More

1  Thank GeorgefromOZ
Reviewed 23 January 2011

John & Gloria at Café Vafe are always guaranteed to give you a warm welcome, and make you feel at home. If you're an expat from any other part of Europe, Café Vafe is the place to go. We're regulars here now, the best pot...More

Thank BluePerez
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plateia Vafe | Neo Chora, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 088849
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The Cafe Vafe has now changed ownership, and is now called the Hideaway Cafe Bar. The bar opened in May 2012, and caters for Breakfast, Lunch, and evening Meals. During the summer months there is entertainment every weekend.
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