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Black Lantern

Maleme, Crete 73014, Greece
+30 697 572 8345
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cottage pie” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, British, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Maleme, Crete 73014, Greece
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1 - 10 of 327 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rabbit stifado was superb! Lamb Tsigariasto was excellent. Lovely You atmosphere. Service excellent.

Thank Stella L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I ate here four times in two weeks. Lovely food and staff thanks to graham & the team we really enjoyed the roast dinner especially

Thank F1588QTmartinh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place came recommended so thought i will give it a try was not disappointed. Great ambience,service was faultless and the menu was varied with lots of english dishes but with a specials board including local dishes. food was excellent and reasonably priced. The facilities...More

Thank Gwen C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Crete and we found an absolute diamond here. We called Sunday for my wife’s birthday we were intrigued by the reviews and what they said about the owner Graeme. We were greeted with a smile and shown to our...More

1  Thank yorkshiremanontour
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always visit Black Lantern when we holiday in Crete. The food is fabulous and the service is really great. The host always makes us feel very welcome. The restaurant is beautiful, very clean and very relaxed. Love this place and will be back in...More

1  Thank Seaside620771
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate three times here during our holiday in Maleme and each time the food was fantastic. Our favourites were the "Black Lantern" chicken and the Rabbit stifado. There are lots of English dishes on the main menu (not surprisingly as the owner is English)...More

1  Thank annb15
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Contrary to some other reviews on our three visits to the black lantern at no time did we find the owner Graham a miserable git. He was a great host wandering around tables talking and laughing with customers. His staff were courteous and welcoming greeting...More

1  Thank Barryjohn
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely food here and a very warm welcome. Would definitely be coming back next year. English football and friendly staff. Lovely Sunday roast lunch - highly recommend 👍👍

1  Thank Jane M
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant 3 times during our 2 week stay. Every time we enjoyed our food. Service was good and attentive. Portions were large and a wonderful free desert to finish. We definitely recommend.

1  Thank Sassyf78
Reviewed 22 September 2018

I have eaten here for a long time with friends and family I thoroughly recommend it good honest home cooked meals

1  Thank A D P
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Questions & Answers
15 June 2018|
Response from garpow2016 | Reviewed this property |
I do not have an email address but the telephone number is (+30) 2821062784, phone a day or so before and you will be accommodated.
Neil B
15 February 2017|
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Response from Reidar K |
Tbh I'm not sure. But as I remember they are opened sundays like other days.
20 September 2016|
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Response from Grymer1963 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. But I am not sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maleme, Crete 73014, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Maleme
  • Phone Number: +30 697 572 8345
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