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US$12 - US$35
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Italian, Pizza
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews salad pizza ate here prices are very reasonable every meal free sunbeds food is excellent during our stay huge portions sea front maistrali beach raki specials shade cretan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have come to Kalyves for long periods every summer for some time, and have had lunch here at Mistrali before. Never a problem -- good food. However, yesterday, in trying to get my bill, I was seriously ignored for a long time, despite me...waving my hand to get the barmaid's attention (she was 4 m away, behind the bar). Finally, I got to up pay her at the bar, and told her she needed to take a lesson in service from a nearby beach restaurant that has impeccable service, where such a situation would never happen. Before I knew it, she was insulting me, and the Brits at the bar did as well, and I left heavily insulted, and vowed never to return. Why, in today's labor market, can a barmaid hold her job and give such awful service? Especially when the customer leaves highly insulted because of having to wait so long???More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 18 August 2020

We ate at Mistrali during our stay in Kalyves, and absolutely loved the food! The service was also one of the best when staying in Kalyves; very attentive and friendly! Thank you for an amazing dinner (and endless supply of Raki!)

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 21 January 2021 via mobile

We arrived late and took a walk down to the sea front but hungry weand came to Mistrali and they were so pleasant and good we had a beautiful meal and nice bottle if wine staff were amazing we went back many times the food...is excellent and if u stay in beach during day u treated excellent I would highly re comment Mistrali restaurant 5 starsMore

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 4 October 2020 via mobile

Really can't fault this place, lovely breakfasts particularly The Cretan. Very good choice of lunches but the specials are particularly recommended as they include a salad, main meal, drink, dessert and Raki. Evenings excellent choice from main menu traditional, European, or pizza. All very good....Salads and pizzas are easily large enough for 2 to share. Daytimes they provide free sun loungers and shades for their customers. A good selection of drinks and all the staff are very friendly and chatty. Would give more than 5 stars if that was possible.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

We ate here quite a few times during our stay and found the food was excellent quality with huge portions. It’s positioned right on the beach which is an amazing spot for an evening meal. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Kostas indulged in...a raki or 2 with us after every meal, which I must mention you get a free dessert or fruit from the restaurant which is very nice. Prices are very reasonable as are all of the restaurants in the area. Thanks again Kostas, hopefully see you next year. Andy ( tatoo man) & Lorraine.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 20 August 2020 via mobile

Lovely beach bar and taverna - free beach beds for customers, on a lovely shallow sandy bay with crystal clear waters. The looming cruise ship at anchor in the bay is an unusual Covid touch as well! Whether you want coffees to lounge by the...water or a home made lunch, they have it covered at Mistrali. The perfect place to while away a day or three 😀More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 14 August 2020 via mobile

From the first night we arrived which was late we were made very welcome by a young gentleman called Andy the food is excellent with free sunbeds all day the rest of the staff are very friendly restaurant and bar staff alike. We ate at...other restaurants but returned to Mustrali. We felt very safe here social distancing even on beach was perfect. Thank you for making our stay memorableMore

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 10 December 2019

Good food and sevice at Mistrali best on the beach there and all served with a smile thank you to the staff and hope the wedding goes well

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed 13 October 2019

The owner Kostas and all his staff make you feel really welcome. His restaurant is right on the edge of the sea, just down from the harbour at Kalives, All his ingredients are fresh except when seafood is out of season and that is shown...frozen on the menu. All food is cooked to order, exactly as you like it. We had a hot seafood appetizer, very rare fillet beef and the most superbly fresh calamari, A free taster soup is added to all meals, as was our dessert. The wine list was quite extensive and the wines reasonably priced.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed 11 October 2019 via mobile

What a lovely place this is! Kostas the owner is a really lovely man and his staff really looked after us. The food was outstanding and during our 2 week stay we ate here most nights. We also stayed at the Mistrali apartments which were...stunning and beautifully clean. Every member of staff made us feel special right from the welcome soup up to the swans on my bed. I would highly recommend both staying here and eating here. I cannot wait to return in the spring. To everyone at Mistrali, thank you for the best holiday ever!!!More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Mistrali Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 5