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Ela Taverna

Kondilaki 47, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
+30 2821 074128
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“greek salad” (29 reviews)
“moussaka” (23 reviews)
“bread” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kondilaki 47, Chania Town, Crete 73100, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Menu has lots of variety, fish, lamb, chicken, vegetarian etc. During our short visit we we're served by seven different waiters. Food came quick, my kleftiko was good but my companions vegetarian moussaka not. After the main course no waiter gave interest in our table....More

Thank ekiero
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Chania as a family of 4. Came across Ela and was delighted we did. The service we recieved was very quick and efficient. All the dishes we ordered were very good. We had the prawn saganaki which was very tasty. My sons had...More

Thank worrymum
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here and it was excellent. The lamb and artichoke special was delicious as was the lamb and pasta. It's on a quiet side street up from the waterfront promenade and there was a nice cool breeze coming off the water. Service was...More

Thank Rhiar23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here for dinner on my last night. Ordered the Special Pizza (ham, bacon, green pepper, onion, and mushroom). It was absolutely delicious! The crust was soft with a little crisp. The pizza comes in two sizes, Medium and Large. I ordered the medium,...More

Thank Christine L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Villa next to this Taverna so it became our usual place to either eat a family dinner or do go for a couple of drinks before going to bed. The owner/servers are very nice and friendly. They have a pet roster...More

Thank TyKanaaneh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is in a nice location with a canopy above providing shade. The food is quite expensive for the area (€18+ for meals with meat). We tried the vegetarian options and found the food rather bland, and not flavourful. The waiters were very pushy,...More

Thank lynette91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good location. I ordered a Greek salad for a starter and meatballs for a main course. I cannot complaon anything. Good food and reasonably priced, too. I drank a bottle of local white wine, too. It was ok as well. However, O am wondering...More

Thank MattiHki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were at this place one evening and sat in the inside part of the taverna. It's a fascinating building - burnt down decades ago; was restored without the roof - and is now an outside area indoors (if that makes sense). A really novel...More

Thank seriously_fussy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is situated at one of the many shopping streets in Chania. At night in July it’s almost full and very busy. You can sit at a table right on the busy shopping street or inside the old building with no roof and a...More

Thank PetraPL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst not unusual or exceptional, Ela is beautiful beneath beautiful canopy of borgonvillia which passers by stop to photograph, and the restaurant is welcoming, honest, with good food.

Thank JETAllen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, 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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