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Cretan Brewery is the first microbrewery in Chania, where fresh, handcrafted, pure Charma beer is being brewed since 2007. At the brew pub, our visitors can either attend a guided tour (3 euro/person older than 16 years old), or do a simple tasting...more
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My wife and I had a lovely time here. We'd recommend doing the tasters first (pick your favourite... although they're all great), take the brief but informative tour (lead by delightful locals) then finish off with a glass or two of you favourite from the...More
This local Cretan micro-brewery is a gem in the hills just outside Platanias. There are several brews to sample and enjoy. The brew pub food is both unique and authentic Greek. And the service is both pleasant and efficient.
We stopped off here on our way back from a day out and did the 5 Beer Tastings for 5 Euro's.
The staff explained each beer and what flavours you should be able to make out.
They do also serve some snacks/mezes.
You can see...More
Ella, our guide was very knowledgeable and extremely enthusiastic. She went through the usual explanation of ingredients and process, but more interestingly spoke about Greek brewing and how it has to compete with the wineries. She also mentioned how the Cretan Brewery is trying to...More
We stopped here because we saw signs on the road to it. What a great decision. A bit off the beaten path but well worth the effort. The beer was excellent and the setting was beautiful. We even heard traditional sheep shearing singing across the...More
We’ve been for a guided tour of the brewery with beer tasting. It’s been interesting looking at the plant with the quite detailed explanations of our guide.
After the tour we tasted five different kinds of beer with Cretan “meze” : I couldn’t say if...More
Hidden little gem.
€5 for the 5 beer tasting menu.
Food is really good.
I went with my father and brother and we all had different favourites.
The tour is only 15 minutes so allows more time for drinking your favourite beer afterwards.
Response from IoannisL89 | Property representative |
Goodmorning! Till the end of May it will be the bus number 174 that starts from the public bus station in Chania at 10.00 in the morning and it will be waiting for you here in the brewery so that it will get you back to... More
Goodmorning! Till the end of May it will be the bus number 174 that starts from the public bus station in Chania at 10.00 in the morning and it will be waiting for you here in the brewery so that it will get you back to Chania. The bus will be passing by Kalamaki,
stalos, Agia Marina, Platanias, Gerani, Maleme. Keep in mind that there is a label with our logo on the bus. See you soon!