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Volakas Fishtavern

18 Akti Papanikoli, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
+30 2821 092267
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pork steak” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
18 Akti Papanikoli, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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21 - 30 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Beautifully and friendly staff .The perfect place for a good and cheap meal.Close to the beach.I recommend to all.

1  Thank Ania K
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We ordered one of each from their Greek specialties. Moussaka was good, but octopus was not acceptable. House white wine was better than the red.More

Thank Grovenn
giorgos g, Ιδιοκτήτης at Volakas Fishtavern, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2016
Google Translation

Πρωτα σας ευχαριστουμε που περασατε απο το μαγαζι μας ,το φαγητο μας ειναι αρκετα καλο και στα θαλασσινα ακομα περισοτερο...More

Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Have been visiting this taverna for many years and always get a warm welcome. Nothing is too much to ask of head waitress Georgia! Freshly cooked local dishes available every day. In the summer sunbeds are available with waiter service for a very reasonable charge....More

Thank Louisa T
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Eaten here a few times as on the Nea Chora beach road and staff are so friendly..special mention to Georgia who always has a big smile! Food is good and also can have drinks/snacks on the beach..what more could you want 😀

Thank nicoletta81499
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Yolanda and her crew find the freshest products and cook everything in the traditional Greek way giving you the best meal you will have in the Chania area. They also run the beach across the street so if you want to get some sun and...More

1  Thank Batt2
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We ate here 2 weeks ago and we enjoyed it a lot. It is a small and quite restaurant next to the beach offering and amazing view. Despite the size , it is a very good restaurant with very good dishes ,service and prices. I...More

Thank danielpopa12345
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Just back from having dinner at volakas and I have to give it a 5 star lovely lovely food fried mixed vegetables yum yum tazaiki best I have ever tasted lovely chicken dish and lovely pork dish fantastic value for money and probably best of...More

1  Thank kittykat111
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Taverna Volakas, in Nea Chora, along the sea side is one of the few places which serves classic and traditional cuisine of high quality. Both food and wine and raki collected from family farm. If you stop for a beer and 2 calitzonia mix (small...More

1  Thank Leif D
Reviewed 9 August 2015

This tavern has greek and cretan traditional foods that anyone will enjoy!It is next to the sea and you can go there after your sunbathing to relax. Also, the prices are really good for the location and the food quality is high. Very nice and...More

Thank Manos A
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Great place where we have eaten for few days while were in Chania. Traditional Greek cuisine as well as the international meals on the menu. Always possible to impact the way the food is prepared, the size of the portion and pick up the day's...More

Thank Андрей Д
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Akti Papanikoli, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 092267
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