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Amphora Restaurant

| 2nd Passage of Theotokopoulou str, Old Venetian Harbor, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
+30 2821 093224
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Greek, Mediterranean, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
| 2nd Passage of Theotokopoulou str, Old Venetian Harbor, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I strolled down around the harbour in search of somewhere to have dinner and with me being coeliac, it's usually difficult to trust a restaurant at home let alone overseas. Well ... eating at Amphora was beyond amazing. The food was fresh,...More

Thank 646caterinap
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

My husband loves sardines and he said these were the best years ever had. I had their Amphora salad which was excellent also. Very nice staff, beautiful location on the oceanfront.

Thank Frekanretired475
VEP7, Υπεύθυνος Σχέσεων με Πελάτες at Amphora Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Thanks a lot for you great comment.We are glad to see our custumers likes so much some of our dishes...best rewards Amphora Taverna Chania

Reviewed 10 December 2017

We ate here at lunchtime and really enjoyed the food so a few days later we returned in the evening. The food was just as good as we remembered. As well as the food we were impressed by the staff who were friendly without being...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Many of the waterfront restaurants look and feel touristy. Amphora prides itself on not hounding you as you walk by and glance at the menu. Refreshing relief. Beautiful view of the harbor. Large outdoor seating area, smaller indoor seating. Service was efficient, not charming. Would...More

Thank Cara1313
AntoniosT, Owner at Amphora Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

That’s an interesting thought . Greece has not really kept up with the rest of the world in regards to non-smoking, we will consider this idea!

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Ate here on our last day of holiday after a day trip down to chania, nice lunches but there was no Kleftico on the menu. 😣 that said food was plentiful and tasty with a great view, even had our very own Greek music courtesy...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Nothing to say other than really delicious food, nice staff, and good views :) I had octopus, my daughter had a fruit salad, and my mother had lamb saganaki. The raki was really good! x

Thank Lindsay H
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We were greeted by a smiling young man who immediately made us feel comfortable. He than gave his place to the next very hospitable young man who took our order. Food came quite soon, very tasty but too much for us...it was a pitty that...More

Thank yiolandak2016
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A group of us had a meal here. They pulled two tables together to accomodate all of us and were very friendly and obliging. We had various starters and main meals - all were excellent but specila mention must go to the sardines, mussells and...More

Thank heididEire
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My wife and myself were out for the evening around the Old Harbour in Chania Old Town,we stopped off at this restaurant the Amphora we had a table just off the front of the restaurant but under cover at night. We ordered Sardines to share...More

2  Thank CHARLES H
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Relaxed place with a good view to the harbour. We had some Saganaki for starters, Chicken Souvlaki, Gyros Pita and pizza for children. Food was really good and especially the pizza was best one we had on our trip. Really good, crisp bottom, tasty! Staff...More

Thank Arttu R
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MGMLimassol
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No my friend is not open...we stay open from 1st of April till end of October every year...looking forward to service you that months...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | 2nd Passage of Theotokopoulou str, Old Venetian Harbor, Chania Town, Crete 731 31, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 093224
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