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“Good food (but cheats)”
Review of Vassiliko

Vassiliko
Ranked #121 of 493 Restaurants in Chania Town
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Good fresh fish, like it is supposed to be, good value for money. But! One of our party of 5 ordered a sea bass and got a dorade (= sea bream and much cheaper) instead. When we made the remark to the boss he said: no, no, this is a sea bass. We were prepared and showed him photos of sea bass and dorade from the internet. He then turned and said: but you ordered dorade.
Nothing wrong with the fish though, he was more than ok, very fresh, well prepared, but this should not happen! From then on he seemed to forget our table, he never looked at us again. I had to go and get the check myself and we did not get the usual ouzo after the meal either whereas all the other tables did. Think he was mad at us because we caught him with the hand in the cookie jar.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Came here on the first night of our holiday, and so glad we did. We ordered the seafood platter for two, which was a little more expensive than some other places. The bread to start was delicious, could tell it was freshly made. The platter was huge. We had shrimps, octopus, cuttlefish, fish fillet, sardines, muscles and probably forgetting others. Tasted fresh, lovely olive oil and lemon seasoning on top. Really delicious.

We tried other seafood platters during our holiday, and this was definitely the best one by far. Everything was cooked beautifully, the staff were welcoming (none of that dragging you in nonsense) and the view of the harbour is really nice. Would definitely recommend for seafood.

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Thank Chris8866
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

That was the last our day on Crete, so we wanted to eat a fish. We ordered sardines and some fish. Sardines were okish but the fish was like a chewing gum - local cat was happy.
Greek salat - we had better and much cheaper in local bars. I must day that it was the worst food and service that we had on Crete. The service was a joke. A young guy couldn't care less, his attitude was very bad. They charged us extra 2€ for something - the bill was in greek.

Thank ssonia21
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Still one of my favourite places to eat fish in the port. Totally unpretentious, frequented by fisherman and other locals. Excellent value.

Thank Nikos051
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a bite to eat on our way back to our hotel. We both ordered Chicken Souvlaki, it arrived on a skewer with some Tzatziki and fried potatoes. Cooked just right, well marinated very juicy. The perfect snack to finish the day.

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