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old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 042341
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (10 reviews)
“boureki” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Do not over look this place the food was amazing and great value. Always better to go slightly away from the tourists spots. The avocado 🥑 salad is to die for so fresh. The aubergine 🍆 balls a must and the 🍤 wow! I don't...More

Thank 853matt
Reviewed 4 days ago

Chania is a delightful tourist town. The harbor is the focus of tourist activity. The waterfront around the harbor is lined with what seems like 100's of restaurants. Walking from one end of this array to the other end is somewhat of a challenge. There...More

Thank Academic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Faka for sure! We walked past and heard some traditional Greek music. Stoped and asked if we could sit and order some wine and dessert . The waiter reluctantly said yes and then was super rude! The band seemed equally put off by our presence...More

Thank tribestyle68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The concert that took place on May 27th was amazing and the atmosphere itself was magical! The staff was very friendly to us and great company, despite the fact we didn't order any meals since all our focus was grabbed by the fantastic concert. We...More

Thank dagnipertels
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Very nice place, with warm people and great traditional dishes, under the sounds of Cretan live music!

Thank dio665
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Aivan uskomattomat ruoat, palasimme viikon aikana tänne usein. Erittäin ystävällinen henkilökunta ja tunnelmallinen ilmapiiri. Suuri plussa rauhallisesta sijainnista hieman syrjässä, musiikinpauke ei häirinnyt ruokailua. Ruoka-annokset selvästi kotiruokaa, moussaka, paistettu feta... Ravintolan seinässä ei lue meidän kirjaimilla nimeä, osoite on Venetian Harbour, Archoleon 15 / Absolutely...More

Thank MinnaMinna
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We came across Faka by chance. Had a bit of good banter with Akis, took the restaurant’s card and continued on to the harbour. Then we had second thoughts and decided that having lunch in the sun in a quiet spot might be a good...More

Thank MikeW78
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Faka is one of the well known restaurants in the harbor of Chania. Very nice, quiet but still on a very good location. Food is always fresh and tasty.

Thank Talin S
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Went looking for a place to eat on a Holiday, many options were limited in the old Harbor area. We came across Faka and decided it was a good choice. My wife and I split the grilled sausages (4), followed by a very nice Greek...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Such a warm atmosphere, tasty food at reasonable prices and excellent service. Recommended for everyone

Thank mmamouzellos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: old Harbour, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 042341
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It is a family style taverna locatred off the old harbour back left side of the Venetian Armory. Outside patio is shaded by large trees giving it a wonderful atmosphere. Live music performed by authenic Cretan muscians every evening. Patronized by many locals which is a testimony to its quality and value. We travel quite a bit and enjoy good food and service at a good value.
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