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Steki Restaurant - Taverna

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3-5 Agion Deka, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
+30 2821 053490
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I found this Restaurant whilst working in Crete and have been back many times , the food is Authentic and Tasty. Its is by far one of my favorite restaurants on the planet. The setting is beautiful and is a real jewel in Mediterranean eating.

Thank Alex M
Chania Town, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We ordered tomato balls, vine leaves, garlic bread, saganaki, and wine. We also wanted chicken balls but they didn't have them. Raki and a flan like dessert were complementary. Raki was not good. Acceptable choice for dinner if you are in the area. They are open in the off season so that's a plus! Also, they are dog friendly :)

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Chur, Graubunden, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

This taverna is situated at a narrow old-town alleyway. Inside, you will find those typical stone arches that are characteristic for the local architecture and a heritage from osman times. It's a hidden gem and a place t come to if you are trying to avoide the mass tourist spots at the harbour. The food is what you expect in... More 

Thank Brigitte K
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The food and wine were OK, nothing special, but the service was lackadaisical to say the least. The location in the old town (we stayed just up the street) is very good. Perhaps it was towards the end of season and the waiter was looking forward to some time off!

Thank histman
Harlow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Had a really good meal here, food was excellent and staff were really friendly. The decoration was very beautiful. Had no problems.

Thank EmmaK_Essex
Thirsk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Romantic setting. Excellent menu with plenty of choice and good wine. All served by friendly staff and at a good price. Great value for money.

Thank traveltyke60
New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We found this restaurant using Trip Advisor. It was the end of the season and so they were out of a few things: our first choice of both red and white wine as well as the lamb from the oven. So, our second choices were still quite good. The best part was the appetizers! We thoroughly enjoyed the fried mushrooms... More 

Thank Bridget B
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Situated in one of the many little streets that make up Chania old town, Steki is well worth a visit, not alone for its beautiful setting but also for its excellent food, service and atmosphere. I had the moussaka (one of my favourite Greek dishes) which was delicious. Some of my friends raved about their lamb from the oven. The... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

The atmosphere of this restaurant is so romantic! It is set back in an alley in a beautiful setting. The lighting, the plants, the ruins of an old building, fantastic! The service was good and the food delicious. Great value for money. Highly recommended!

Thank swiss2006
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The charm of this restaurant tucked into an alley on a lively Chania evening was hard to resist. My husband and I shared the stuffed squash blossoms, Cretan salad, and an assortment of warm mezedes. This spot is quite popular with the local cats, so expect company by the time your entree arrives!

Thank Karen B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5 Agion Deka, Chania Town, Crete 731 32, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Chania Town
  • Phone Number: +30 2821 053490

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