Chania the capital of Chania prefecture has many restaurants. Many of them are located in the old harbor of Chania. Some of them provide traditional Cretan and Greek cuisine; some provide Italian cuisine with many pasta dishes whilst you can even find tastes from Thailand and China. The restaurants in the waterfront from the museum to the square provide translated menus and more touristic options whilst the other side of the port provides more Cretan cuisine. Nice taverns can also be found in the area and villages nearby, in villages such as Samonas, Armeni, Fres and Kalyves. Concerning Cafes in Chania the old harbor has numerous which are much preferred by the tourists visiting Chania. Also Cafes in the nearby area e.g. Platanias, Falassarna or Kolymbari village are worth mentioning.