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Kalesma

8 Omirou | Old Village, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • 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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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An alfresco dining experience in a lovely romantic setting. Another authentic Greek gem not to be missed! Make sure you try the mussels cooked in ouzo! Just delicious.

Thank Jordan M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We popped in without booking, greeted by Dimitri, the owner, quickly seated and allowed to read the menu without being pressured to order. When we had decided our order was quickly taken. for starters, Snails and Greek salad, Snails were delicious and the Greek salad...More

Thank Anthony Raymond T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had our first dinner of the vacation here and it was delicious! The Greek Salad was nice with a proper amount of good quality feta and the Mushrooms in crèmesauce were amazing. The people were very friendly and even knew a few words Dutch. Definitely...More

Thank Justmarjet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is very artistically decorated. The staff was very friendly. Food was tasty. At the end they offered free Greek yogurt with fruit syrup that was a pleasant surprise. I loved the experience of dining in a very ethnic environment.

Thank Babra S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a Very good dinner in it. Ordered a beef burger and a glass of wine for less than 15 €. Very good taste and quality. The service is Very good. I was offered some fruits and a glass of Raki at the end...More

Thank pastexplorer44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our last meal of the holiday and it did not disappoint. For starters we had farmer's sausage and vine leaves. Both lovely. Mains were great - seafood linguine and pork stew - I swapped the chips for rice. The sauce was absolutely delicious,...More

Thank holiday mu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Discovered this little gem of a taverna towards the end of my holiday in Malia Old Town. Absolutely loved the food and Dimitri and Maria welcomed me into the 'Kalesma family' Thank you so much guys for lovely memories. 💕

Thank lady1449h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been to several very good restaurants in the old town but this is especially good the atmosphere & the staff are very welcoming.the food is excellent & reasonably priced.definitely a must.

Thank steven b
Reviewed 7 June 2018

So good food, very tasty and greece:) Interesting place, especially the second floor! Very cozy, nice view. cheerful staff. Thank u!

Thank Miriel_96
Reviewed 16 May 2018

An excellent taverna in the heart of the old village ... just round he corner from the main square but definately worth a visit !

Thank ajohns1990
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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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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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