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Ela Taverna

Kondilaki 47, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
+30 2821 074128
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (26 reviews)
“moussaka” (24 reviews)
“goat” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Kondilaki 47, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

As with many tavernas, the use of fresh ingredients and grilling makes life easy for coeliacs. We went here twice and had two very good meals.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A lovely spot with staff that don't really listen. Food was lovely, but totally overpriced. Such a shame seven of us out for a light lunch and 25 euros each, total rip off. Disappointed

Thank Jeannette S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great quality food, inexpensive, amazing customer service. We had two dinners in our three days stay in Chania. Try the pasticio and leave room for house ice-cream :) Also make sure you visit the bathroom and try the lotions!

Thank Firouzeh N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came across this taverna and the setting was so beautiful we stopped for lunch. We had the mixed appetiser plate for 2 for 20 euros, plus a half litre of wine for 4.5 euros. Food was amazing - 14 different items, enough to feed 4...More

Thank familyhStokesley
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very poular and busy traditional Greek Taverna serving really good food and especially nice wine too. It is a very freindly place and it's owner Costas is most welcoming. A very special mention to Petros the main character who will look after you here....More

Thank Sandra T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff here are amazingly welcoming and friendly. We have eaten here on several occasions now and each time the food was splendid. We will definitely be eating here again.

Thank Bernadette C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unique atmosphere! The restaurant is situated in 16 Century Venetian Soap Factory, and was very romantic! Went for dinner right before closing and service was slightly slow, but the dishes were fresh and tasty!

Thank Gergana D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice place to spend an evening out. Food ok, service so-so, but no disaster. Grilled sardines slightly over-cooked, shrimps saganaki, however, delicious. Situated in a sloped terrace, a bit like an amphi theater, you can feel the attraction of the music combined with gravity......More

Thank Dan E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for lunch with family visiting us, the menu is traditional and the place looks good, but there it ends. The food was very average and the portions by Greek standards were small, 2pieces of beef in a potion of stifardo, a small piece of...More

Thank saundersted2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place! Food fantastic. Prices good and porcions are very big. Staff also very friendly. I would recomend 100 % this place.

Thank Gintarė R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kondilaki 47, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 074128
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