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Defkalionos | & Ikarou, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
+30 2821 057035
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“goat” (37 reviews)
“rolled pork” (13 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Defkalionos | & Ikarou, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
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81 - 90 of 462 reviews

Reviewed 13 September 2016

it is a very good restaurant, with very tasty dishes! very satisfied by all dishes we ordered. beware: you need to reserve a table, since it's full even on weekdays!

Thank aveou
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This is a deservedly popular place, with locals and tourists alike. Instead overlooking the sea, the view is on a car park, but the food is worth it! They specialize in meat and veggies instead of fish. We had lamb and moussaka, both excellent. Concerning...More

Thank dkbe
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This place is a must to visit The best meat and baked potatoes Staff are so friendlier vice is super Needs a reservation because is always full

Thank sakina b
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice food. I arrived earlier so it was not crowded. Worth a try on the salads and on the grilled dishes!

Thank Gabriela F
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We had the goat and lamb, both of which were superbly cooked. The bread was fresh and warm, baked in their wood oven. Lots of locals go here. Most things in the menu involve meat and are quite heavy dishes though so bear that in...More

Thank israphale
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We ate here 3 times during our 10 night stay in Chania as we thought it was the best food we had eaten by far. They use a wood-fired oven to bake their bread and cook the food and it really is outstanding, just be...More

Thank LincolnshireAbbie
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The best meal we've had in Chania so far! Excellent food, extremely friendly and patient service and a lovely atmosphere. The giant beans are a standout! Husband said the dolmades were the best he's had in Greece (we've been traveling through a few islands for...More

Thank diyamartino
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Loads of locals here so book before you come! The local dishes are very good especially the meat menu. Went back twice in a row

Thank Li11i
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were lucky enough to have a table here even though we didn`t book a table in advance.Everything they serve here is outstanding.We had saganaki cheese,wild boar stifado and coffee.There are complementary loukomades and raki as well.Service is very good and prices are affordable.Good wine!Is...More

Thank Siv M
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We ate at Chrisostomos 5 times during our month long stay in Chania and wished we could have eaten there every night. Chrisostomos is open year round and so is able to keep prices reasonable unlike other restaurants that are only open during the tourist...More

Thank Dimitra P
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9 January 2017|
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Response from CHRISOSTOMOS O | Property representative |
Hello,yes it's open the whole year.
Charlie F
31 October 2016|
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Response from Movemania | Reviewed this property |
Yes you have to make a reservation!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Defkalionos | & Ikarou, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 057035
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