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The Red Lion Gastropub and Restaurant

96 Dimokratias | Beach Road, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 2897 033803
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“fajitas” (11 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
European, British, Greek, International, Grill, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
96 Dimokratias | Beach Road, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
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Reviewed today via mobile

We visited here more than once from the very first meal we had there felt very welcome! We also went to this pub for a meal before the england match and well what an atmosphere best yet. Brad was always there to offer advice for...More

Thank Hkjj B
Reviewed yesterday

good food at a good price lovely friendly people and great service. a large variety of food to suit everyone

Thank 546Ian111546
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is beyond 5* myself and couple of mates was here very recently watching the almighty England game in world cup 2018 The food was brilliant unfortunately beat us the portions are amazing for the price and wow them beer towers are unbelievable kept...More

1  Thank WFH2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Located right at the end of the strip, offers outside seating. Great service from Sophie she knows the menu really well, gives good conversation and she works really hard! Decent prices great value for money you can tell the chefs take pride in the food...More

Thank Maria L
Κλειώ Α, Υπεύθυνος Ρεσεψιόν at The Red Lion Gastropub and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you very much Maria, first of all for your preference and recommendation and your time to write us your review. We also thank you for your suggestions, we really appreciate and take under consideration as we always look on how and what to improve...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited three times whilst on holiday. Extensive menu, well priced and tasty. Lovely place, received a warm welcome on all visits. The red lion is very clean and comfortable with a small but beautiful outside seating area. A group of mature females, We were very...More

1  Thank Wendy T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Their milkshakes bring all the boys to yard. Sophie is the one you want naughty to the core. She's fit.

1  Thank public E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food always make you feel welcome if your in malia there is no other place to go, Sophie we love you 😍😘 see you again soon cheeky

1  Thank M1ke_no1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meeting Sophi in Squeeze Bar I sampled a small portion of Macaroni Cheese, Bacon and Chicken. People who know me know I don't touch the stuff in the UK. However, it was amazing so the next day I went to The Red Lion to try...More

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say what an amazing place to eat it’s spotless clean the staff are brilliant down to earth and friendly yet efficient. Sophie our waitress on most nights was brilliant not only is she efficient she knows the menu like the back of...More

Thank jackie b
Reviewed 1 week ago

very good food and great vibes all the means we had were great and the good prices fresh and loads we went back for more the day after :)

Thank jackyandalan
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Questions & Answers
28 May 2018|
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Response from Κλειώ Α | Property representative |
Hello, red lion's vegetarian dishes and options can be found on the site> main menu Just in titles: Fresh and healthy breakfast sundae Fitness avocado and roasted veg wrap Spicy poached eggs Freshly made pancakes Vegetarian... More
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9 August 2017|
Response from Mrsbonjovi42 | Reviewed this property |
The chips are the best I've had in my life! If there's gluten in spuds, then they aren't, cos they're home made . There was a HUGE menu, I'm sure you'll find something that suits . Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Dimokratias | Beach Road, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Malia
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 033803
  • E-mail
The Red Lion Gastropub & restaurant is located in Malia - on the beach road, 150 meters away from the main beach. It is one of the oldest (since 1999) and most popular places in Malia, with casual and relaxing environment. Well known for its excellent food and service, it is the ideal place to enjoy a wide selection of local and international draught beers, selected wines, indulgent cocktails and only premium spirits. Open all day, every day for breakfast, coffee, lunch and dinner.
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