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Agapinis Tavern

Municipal Market stall # 47, | East side, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
+30 2821 056820
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“dolmades” (3 reviews)
“snails” (2 reviews)
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4:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
Municipal Market stall # 47, | East side, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Agapinis is the best place to eat homemade food in Chania. You can try Greek traditional plates like mousaka, that is the best I have eaten in my life. Also you can eat fresh meat in grill. The place is perfect, inside the municipal market...More

Thank Apollon S
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious, they have vegetarian specialities and for the meat lovers, they have the perfect beef and pork steaks!

Thank Helena H
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We highly recommend this place to get the taste of real local Crete food! The owner explained us very detailed the different food choices. We very well liked that we also could take half sized dishes so we took 4 or 5 dishes! Food tasted...More

1  Thank Philipp U
Reviewed 30 August 2017

In a perfect setting inside the beautiful DIMOTIKI AGORA, you can enjoy authentic and honest Greek/Cretan food. Lunch is the busiest time, so go early to enjoy an original Greek environment. Highly recommended.

Thank nikosh
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Not a taverna for highly demanding and discerning customers but very authentic indeed. We ordered snails, mousaka, and lamb guts - all very tasty but a little bit too oily. Highly commend on the friendly service but do not expect very cosy sitting there. A...More

1  Thank zimbabwe4ever
Reviewed 28 May 2017

We have memories of Greek tavernas as they used to be forty years ago. Sadly it is difficult to find such tavernas in modern Greece. Agapinis is a family run restaurant in the municipal market. The dishes available can be seen in a display cabinet....More

1  Thank Dani H
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Situated in the covered market. We showed a stall holder the name and he pointed the way as Greek signs are a bit misleading. So pleased we add the effort. The food was authentic and delicious. The place is frequented by locals and food runs...More

1  Thank 1plato23
Reviewed 5 December 2016

An excellent small family run local restaurant in the Municipal Market in the town of Chania on Crete. The food is home cooked right there and the variety and quality is top notch. The portions are good the local wine too and the prices unbeatable....More

2  Thank Stravaigin
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We completely agree with all the other positive reviews of this wonderful little market cafe. All the dishes looked temptingly delicious and the mother and son who run the place are charming. Sadly we were only able to lunch here once during our brief stay...More

1  Thank johnanddinah
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Mrs Zoe cooks traditional Greek/Cretan food in a clean, fresh and honest way! Distinctive plates with stuffed tomatoes and peppers, grape leafs stuffed with rice (dolmadakia), bourek (do not miss it if you find it as she cooks different plates every day), pastitsio which is...More

Thank Eleni P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
After-hours, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 AM - 9:00 AM
4:00 AM - 4:00 PM
4:00 AM - 4:00 PM
4:00 AM - 4:00 PM
4:00 AM - 4:00 PM
4:00 AM - 4:00 PM
4:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Municipal Market stall # 47, | East side, Chania Town, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 056820
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