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Kalesma

8 Omirou | Old Village, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
8 Omirou | Old Village, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
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1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Little restaurant looks lovely on the outside - went in to try. Our starters took a long time and were average at best. Main meals - two were incorrect orders. The salmon salad had two thin tiny slices of salmon and a bowl of lettuce...More

Thank Vickay M
Reviewed 2 days ago

The food was lovely we went back a second time.the rose wine was really nice also the beer. The waiters are most accommodating if you need anything.very friendly

Thank Fiona N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited here twice during my stay. Food is really good. Slightly out the way from the rest of the restaurants in the old town and a tad smaller but this gives it a much better charm as didn't really feel the love for all the...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There is so much competition in this little part of Malia this is one of three I had dinner at and was as good as the other 2

Thank Des W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a real good restaurant to visit, free nibbles and fruit/raki at the end of the meal. Dishes were lovely, staff appeared to be a bit distant at times, but place is small enough to catch someone's eye quickly. Worth the return visit.

Thank Ian F
Reviewed 1 week ago

So glad that this amazing restaurant was beside our accommodation. Everything was perfect - the food, the staff, the atmosphere! The restaurant was so good, we ate here several times - I highly recommend it!

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got here just in time - it was a busy evening and soon all tables were full. We ate on the balcony upstairs through the quaint window/door. The staff were rushed as it was busy but the food was still excellent - the best cooked...More

Thank Dpteale
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only was the food, in my opinion, brilliant, it all came out with ample time. The staff were lovely, atmosphere was lovely, restaurant looks great, bathroom was immaculate and the music was suitable. The food was delicious and was actually better priced than some...More

Thank KloeKandiah
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal in a traditional setting, varied menu and good wine list, all for a very reasonable price

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Visited Kalesma with my friend and it simply did disappoint! Service was quick and staff were very friendly. The food was outstanding and would not recommend anywhere else to go! Will definitely be visiting again.

Thank Louise O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 00:30
Monday
18:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 00:30
Thursday
18:00 - 00:30
Friday
18:00 - 00:30
Saturday
18:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Omirou | Old Village, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Malia
Description
Lovely choice of food, both greek and international. One of the best restaurants in the Old Village of Malia. Nice ambience, good music, good wine!
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