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Ta Bakaliarakia

Zymvrakakidon Street 10, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 075003
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (7 reviews)
“cuttlefish” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek
$$ - $$$
Zymvrakakidon Street 10, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After our first visit last year we had to return for the Fish and chips again. They were just as good as before. Very friendly staff who gave us our second drinks on the house. The free Loukamades are the best we've tasted . Next...More

Thank YorkAngel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Understatedly stylish, this simple, pleasant place, just a few steps from the bus station, is justly popular at lunchtime. Quieter in the evening. It's signature dish is fried clad and chips, served wrapped in paper as in England. The chips are more like crisps, but...More

Thank Nikos051
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

It's a bit farther from center and doesn't impress so if it was not the recommendation of a friend we would have missed it. And it would have been a pity because it's a family ran restaurant fresh and very tasty food: We had grilled...More

Thank DianaR555
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We were not so sure about this place at the beginning, but once we arrived we were received with a warm smile and a clean, colorful restaurant.  It was a good beginning! Then, service was great and finally food...uf! Good! There are several options and...More

Thank Erik M
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Our cab driver told us about this place and we are so glad he did ! The service was really good and the food just the kind you love when you are on holiday and crave for after restaurant food. The cod and the chips...More

Thank Genevieve D
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Was attracted to this restaurant by great reviews of the fish and chips. They were very good but this is only tells part of the story as the rest of the food and wine tried was also excellent. The restaurant is clearly aimed at locals...More

Thank 1958Duncan
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Bakaliarakia is more of a tavern than a restaurant - food-wise. Don't expect any fancy food, but the simple, traditional, high-quality dishes they serve are of high quality and very tasty. The staff is very kind and the service is fast. The location is not...More

Thank joyjohnnickname
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Bakaliarakia is a small pretty taverna beautifully redecorated in the style of an old Cretan kafeneio. It's located in a lively middle-class neighbourhood with small shops behind the bus terminal. Although it's completely out of the tourist hubbub, the taverna is easy to find, just...More

Thank mylonakis
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Good vegan options, traditional, really tasty, calm, and welcoming staff and atmosphere. Recommended af.

1  Thank Maria T
Reviewed 5 November 2016

So glad we decided to seek out this restaurant. It's on a street behind the bus station. We shared a portion of Fish and Chips. They were delicious, freshly cooked Cod with a lovely crispy batter. With a free desert of freshly made Loukamades it...More

1  Thank YorkAngel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zymvrakakidon Street 10, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 075003
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