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Taverna Kavouras

Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 028668
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“cake” (11 reviews)
“rocket salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Soups, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a half day walking around. Read one of the menus and knew we would be back. We had a dinner for two and it would have fed four. Service was friendly and fast, though we never felt rushed. Could have...More

Thank taftdev
Reviewed 23 December 2017

I visited Kavouras several times over the years ... never disappointed. the location at the very touristy Chania harbour belies the authentic cuisine and the friendly Cretan welcome. the food on offer is locally sourced and cooked to perfection the traditional way. the service was...More

Thank myworld52
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I loved this taverna! The staff are very friendly, the service is good and the food is fantastic - and they aren’t shy with their portions either. I’d experienced a tiny Greek salad at another restaurant on my first night in town, so thought that...More

Thank Rona M
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Ate here both for lunch and evening meal. Large choice of food from light snacks to large sharing platters. Can advise on gluten free options which was important to one of the party. At the end of the meal a complementary plate of ice cream...More

Thank gingercat28
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Four of us have eaten here twice - dinner on both occasions! Great location - efficient and very friendly staff - good value for money! Do yourself a favour and try the Rocket salad - tasty indeed ! Their lamb chops are probably the best...More

Thank MariePhillipsBrussel
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for quick lunch. Sunny side. Attentive staff, good service, nice fresh seafood (not in salad), reasonable price. Loo is a bit of disaster but bearable🙈

Thank carlotta1402
Reviewed 2 November 2017

It is our 3rd time in your place. Every time i come to lovely Chania you are the first place to visit for me.. Thank you for your hospitality,your cosy place with great view of harbour and your friendship.. When i come to your place...More

Thank lifeiner2016
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

This lunch and experience made our trip! We met some people in Santorini who had been to Chania and recommend this restaurant and we ate so glad we took their advice. Located right on the water in the old port of Chania, this fabulous restaurant...More

Thank Stilgebauer
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

In our short stay in Chania, my daughter and I ate here twice. First by chance and the 2nd by choice. Not only do you have a great view of the harbour, but the food is delicious. Dimos, our restaurant host, made us feel very...More

Thank PetaCupper
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Host dimos absolutely made our first night in Chania ! We arrived here on a complete spur holiday as our original flight to Portugal got cancelled when we were on the plane.. we had no plans or understanding of the place but we’re drawn to...More

Thank Amy C
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 028668
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