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12 Katechaki | Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete 731 33, Greece
+30 2821 055600
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Pizza, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
12 Katechaki | Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete 731 33, Greece
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

My wife and I have just spent a few days in Chania, we visited this restaurant on the last night of our stay, we wish we had discovered it earlier. I am not a big lover of Italian food but my wife is an avid...More

1  Thank Steve G
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Went to Kariatis from tripadvisor reviews. Wasn't disappointed at all! Excellent from start to finish. Decor and style immaculate, professional service throughout. Food was amazing!! We went there twice. One of the best restaurants in Chania. The chocolate fondant is to die for! Freshly baked...More

Thank Mizanur R
Reviewed 21 February 2016

relaxing atmosphere, excellent food,great service what more can you ask to enjoy your dinner at the venetian harbour of the city!! waiters really do own the mysts of each plate and advise you respectively

Thank StPap
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent food,huge portions but a bit overpriced compared to other restaurants.Great Italian dishes and salads.Location is good because it's in the old harbor although it has no good view.

Thank janna_chania
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Food was good enough but the service was very slow. I actually found the background music distracting. The menu was an odd mix which included sushi and pizza. 15 minutes for drinks, 1 hour for food. Ok but not for kids!!!

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Great food, wonderful atmosphere. I especially loved the background music. Would love to know what some of the songs were and how to hear them again. The salad (to share) and the pizza were delicious.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Service attentive, but food served almost 50 minutes after we were seated. Atmosphere lovely. Food could be better. Most dishes and wine very expensive. I wouldn't recommend it. Instead, try "Nesaki restaurant" in Kato Daratso area.

Thank Markus M
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Amazing setting and service. run by proffessionals trying to fullfil everyones needs. Fantastic choices from the menu. We tried the sushi, excellent, fresh and very tastefull, fantastic salads, very big portions. Amazing selection on wines. Friendly staff. AMAZING CHOICE, DO NOT MISS.

Thank Yannis P
Reviewed 13 November 2015

This is a lovely restauant just off the hustle and bustle of the busy harbour, which is well worth taking the time to find. The food and service was excellent but a little slow. If you are in a hurry I suggest one of the...More

Thank Homerhammer
Reviewed 8 November 2015

This is italien restaurant is a pearl in Chania. The food is really good, the service professional, the actual colours are great and what wraps it all up beautifully and seductively is the music they play in the loudspeakers, lovely lounge type music. I absolutely...More

Thank KirstenJo
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10 January 2017|
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Response from Carmel24 | Property representative |
Hello, yes we are open throughout the year but in January we are closed every Monday and Tuesday evening and are open for dinner every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 18:30 until 23:30 and on Sundays from 13:30... More
17 January 2015|
Response from Carmel24 | Property representative |
Hello and apologizes for the delay in replying. During the winter months we are open Weds-Sat from 19:00 and on Sundays from 13:00. For reservations please call 2821055600 - we look forward to welcoming you! Warm regards... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 55
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Katechaki | Old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete 731 33, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 055600
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Beautiful, stylish restaurant built on the old Kastelli wall in the wonderful, picturesque Venetian harbour of Chania. Established in 1993, Kariatis enjoys an excellent reputation for top quality food and service with an impressive menu created and served with proficiency and flair. Imaginative and refreshingly different dishes inspired by flavoursome, colourful, aromatic ingredients from both Crete and Italy offering an appetizing assortment of Italian and Mediterranean dishes and delicious gourmet desserts. Also serves fresh filleted fish dishes including sea bass, salmon and tuna and lots of luscious seafood pasta and risotto dishes. During the winter months we will be seducing sushi lovers with our sensational sushi. Kariatis also offers an extensive selection of award-winning Greek and International wines from around the world.
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