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Semiramis Restaurant

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8 Skoufon Street | Old Town, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 098650
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Milton Keynes, UK
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82 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

Reliably good food in a lovely outdoors setting ( with a roof for chillier nights) full of rustic charm in the backstreets of Chania. Whilst the food will be pleasant - and indeed good enough to go back again to - it isn't the best available in Chania. However the overall experience is totally enhanced by excellent authentic live greek... More 

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Tartu, Tartumaa, Estonia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2015

Free athmosfere,good singers(three older man without microfons or any kind of modern technic).The real spirit of spending good evening out with friends.Be careful-seafood plate for two people is more then enaugh for three(two men one woman).They give you aa real food in Crete-not something little in your plate like in big citys kinky restaurants.Plenty and fresh and good-after that you... More 

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

We've been here only a few days, but have generally been really impressed with the restaurants and much else about Chania (which is not the usual state of affairs for me) and we made a particular effort to try Semiramisas we had walked past it a few days ago and thought the food looked good....... The food was. Great PomegranateSalad,... More 

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1 Thank jnchesters
Cornwall
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

Ate on night here, it was in a beautiful setting not overly crowded. The food was good we ate traditional Mousaka. The greek live music very enteraining.

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2015

The menu is vast, and we've been here many times, and every time the food has been excellent, and portions good. The waiters attentive, and evening ambience, lovely. Live music every night

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Thank missjones2015
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

I thought the Moussaka portion was a bit mean. Definitely had better food at better prices here in Chania. The dining area looks nice though.

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1 Thank mwhincup
Wicklow
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2014

We loved the small plates - hot and cold, great to share. Salads also very good. Portions are big so don't over-order!

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Geneva, Switzerland
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69 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2014

We stumbled onto this place a few streets back from the crowds of the Venetian harbor. Lovely garden patio with a peaceful table under the trees. It was lunchtime and we were looking for something light. My salad ('Pomegranate') was a lovely fresh combination and a nice change from the usual offerings - although my husband had the Greek salad... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014

We stumbled across this gem of a restaurant while in search of another and came back to it the following night... SOOOO worth it!! This beautiful garden setting restaurant will make you want to stay in Crete forever. It felt like we were on a movie set... a romantic setting with Bougainvillea, candlelight, and the most amazing live Greek music.... More 

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Argostolion, Greece
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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2014

We all agreed this looked like a lovely place to dine at.The waterfall,the lights,the atmosphere and the many people already eating there,but.....The food was awful, nobody finished their plate and the prices were so high.Expensive for nothing,long waiting times for the food to arrive and not friendly workers.It so disturbing when you see such a nice place but the taste... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Skoufon Street | Old Town, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 098650

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?