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Pina Leon

El. Venizelou 74, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 040325
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
10 Oct 2014
“A bistro?”
12 Jul 2014
“The chicken soup!!!”
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Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
El. Venizelou 74, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 10 October 2014

Enjoy sitting in a comfy chair at a harbourside taverna watching the world go by; but now experience something different. Leave the town centre on the airport road, pass the stadium on your right, go through two sets of lights. Some five hundred metres after...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 12 July 2014

The best chicken soup I have ever tried in restaurant! Many times we have been there and we loved this food! The decoration, the staff, the food, the location, the prices - everything is great! Recommended!

1  Thank Samseera
Reviewed 25 January 2014

This is a really tasty restaurant, located off the main tourist drag - from the stadium, walk for 5 mins along El. venezelos street, heading out of town. the taverna decor is 1930s, very pretty. The cooked foods are lined up, head up to the...More

1  Thank JWugg
Reviewed 21 November 2013

To find this place, follow the El Venizelou street from the center, past the arena and you will find it in a corner, a block after a very traditional cafeneion. This is far from a tourist restaurant, for three reasons: 1. It is located in...More

3  Thank John G
Reviewed 30 October 2013

A place where business men and uni students go for a short lunch break. Affordable prices, nothing special in its menu. Just. A city corner place. Descent but not a must see.

Thank Lefteris E
Reviewed 16 August 2013

this restaurant amazing portions, great prices, a huge variety in disches, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian. Service was nice too. Must go!

Thank Curioustraveler99
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Good to choose from the counter and not only,ask for the grill chicken boneless drum sticks. Opens at 13:00 and weekends too,

Thank MedusaG
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Peinaleon is a great taverna serving excellent Cretan food, often a little different from the norm. It is on the road leading from near the Agora to the airport, about a 10 - 12 minute walk from town. Although thoroughly Cretan, it is reminiscent inside...More

1  Thank PaulK743
Reviewed 28 October 2012 via mobile

Big variety of cretan cuisine, very good dishes in a pleasant atmosphere. Friendly staff with very good value for money.

1  Thank Emmanouil K
Reviewed 17 October 2012

brilliant restaurant we ate on successive nights. Limited menu which was excellent because everything was specially prepared. Busy on the second night but we will definitely be again. Service was excellent. We chose from the kitchen basically. Excellent and only just out from the main...More

Thank RAppleyard
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  • Address: El. Venizelou 74, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 040325
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