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Theotokopoulou 25 | Topanas, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 074740
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible33%
Travellers talk about
“moussaka” (4 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
“old harbour” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Theotokopoulou 25 | Topanas, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went back to this safe standby restaurant after a gap of about six years. In the past it had been notable for authentic Greek cuisine, served with a degree of panache. Now it is a tourist trap. The food was not bad - but...More

Thank AnEnglishmanInGreece
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was bad and badly cooked. The restaurant is run-down and extremely expensive. The worst restaurant in Crete. Stay away... Save Your Souls

Thank marco d
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We had just arrived in Chania, had dumped our bags and needed sustenance before collapsing back at our local hotel. Paradosiako is on the pedestrianised drag from the old harbour back round to Portou and is well patrolled by menu-toting waiters who entice you in....More

Thank Ollerbarrow
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Probably the worst food on entire Crete. Rather expensive and hardly edible. The waiter knew what he was selling

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I'm very surprised about the reviews for this place. We are a family of 5 vegetarians and all the dishes we had were amazing. I lived in Greece many years ago and wanted our children to experience somewhere more Greek than many of the hugely...More

Thank Tina P
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Came for dinner got talked into ordering a mixed plate for 2 of traditional Crete mezze- lots to eat but no love! mostly deep fried food. 34 euros . Not recommended. I should have read the reviews but it was late and we were tired

Thank Skin197
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Poor menu and average quality food but at the end you'll have a high bill. The more expensive and less good restaurant we tried during 10 days in Chania.

Thank AleTripAdv
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Heaps of very good restaurant's in Chania and this is not one of them, maybe the worst restaurant in our trip to Greece

Thank Greg C
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Decided to pop in this restaurant for lunch as it was close to our hotel. The alarm bells should have rung if the hotel didn't mention this place in their recommendations! Whilst perusing their dated menu (the photos of the food were dated and faded,...More

Thank Efremis
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Three of us came upon this restaurant by chance one evening; we wished we hadn't! The alarm bells should have started ringing when the older waiter seemed insistent on getting us to order a mixed plate of different Greek food; he tried to talk us...More

Thank Richard W
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Theotokopoulou 25 | Topanas, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 074740
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