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Avalon Metal Cafe Chania

3 Akti Koudourioti, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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Great music, great beer, great whiskey, nice staff...

Title says it all really, great selection of beers and spirits, brilliant music and friendly staff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ian C
Dublin, Ireland
via mobile

I have travelled 2-500 miles from Dublin to chania to be insulated by a lazy good for nothing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wexford, Ireland
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Avalon Rock Cafe Chania is the ultimate Rock-Metal bar in town located in the heart of the Old Harbor.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“rock music” (9 reviews)
“great bar” (7 reviews)
“classic rock” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:30 - 03:00
3 Akti Koudourioti, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Title says it all really, great selection of beers and spirits, brilliant music and friendly staff. Its not for everyone but then not everyone is into rock music and good beers. Second visit in 2 days, well worth it.

1  Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have travelled 2-500 miles from Dublin to chania to be insulated by a lazy good for nothing behind the Avalon bar, I called in twice today to be told not open, I ask when do you open. I don't know he said muttering to...More

Thank j0em90
Lefteris M, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Avalon Metal Cafe Chania, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

dear alcoholic customer next time you want to get wasted 10 o'clock in the morning in Crete try a kiosk or a super market because bars are not open.

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Great Rock bar right on the harbour what more can I say they a rarity these days in Greece and I've been coming on and off since 1977

Thank topsylancs
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Such a cool place!!! Great atmosphire!!! So many good beers and rock music :) Right on the old port !!!! !!!!!! !!!! !!!!

Thank Orit L
Reviewed 21 April 2017

"A Long Island Iced Tea is a type of alcoholic mixed drink typically made with tequila, vodka, light rum, triple sec, gin, and a splash of cola (Wikipedia)". A splash ... not a can!!!

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Right on the front in the Harbour, great position. Good music not just rock. Good choice of alcohol but coffee not too good!

Thank D0llie
Reviewed 21 March 2017

A good choice if you are just looking for a drink. They had a good choice of beers and the service was very friendly. It was quiet when we visited as it was off season, could be quite rocking in the summer I would expect.

Thank Polisgirl
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

The music is amazing... They have to fix a little bit the loud but is ok. One of the best Rock bar in creta

Thank Alexis A
Reviewed 5 November 2016

It was our safe heaven, a place to unwind in the evening, have fun and few drinks listening to good music although not always metal.... We discovered it the first night and we ended up going there every night of our holiday. Friendly staff and...More

Thank Wilalb
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Especially recommended for people who like Rock, Metal and Heavy Metal music. Young atmosphere and visitors. Very well located. A great place to have a beer or two.

Thank Ation
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