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Zorbas Family Taverna & Pizzeria

25Is Martiou, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 2897 032433
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (69 reviews)
“lamb roast” (2 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (2 reviews)
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Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
25Is Martiou, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed our meal here - food was beautiful and service was friendly. We would have eaten there again but unfortunately it was closed the following day

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great atmosphere and first rate food plus really nice staff. The oven baked dishes are all excellent and the restaurant does not have the frantic and fast food feel of a lot of the other establishments. Two great meal at Zorbas - thnaks guys.

Thank BrianTappy
Reviewed 7 September 2017

My family and friend had some excellent food there on two occasions. The husband and wife team were very friendly attentive and courteous. They treated us like family. Food was excellent, cooked to perfection. Thankyou Zorbas.

Thank firstladyownlife
Reviewed 15 August 2017

we had a lovely meal here, friendly staff. The meal was very tasty, piping hot and served with a smile. Meal was followed with free melon and Raki. aperitif. go here if you want to eat authentic greek food.

Thank aeneas93
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We have been here many times over the last 7 years and the food never disappoints, eating in or takeaway pizza. Fab food and friendly service. See you in September.

Thank Lorraine M
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We went here when we'd had enough of the samey generic offerings along malias beach road. Only wished we'd found it earlier. The food was tasty homecooked traditional fayre, and reasonably priced. The bekri meze was out of this world, as were the stuffed tomatoes...More

Thank Lou D
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We decided to have a bottle of local wine in this lovely traditional place and we're so glad we did. Unfortunately, it was towards the end of our holiday, so only managed to visit three times. We will definitely go back. The food is lovely,...More

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Monday 31st July 17 Having visited so many restaurants over the two weeks we've been here ,we were struggling where to go on our last night and after wandering Around the old town for a while we turned a corner and found this family run...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Yes in the old town you can find gems and this was one Food great a proper breakfast with quality bacon and sausage ( not often in Greece!) Full not stuffed Great tea proper English tea And kids breakfast smaller and cheaper All told Super

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We came to Zorbas restaurant as we were staying nearby on our holidays, our neighbor in the apartment had actually visited before and given good praise for this place. There restaurant is spacious and beautiful, the upstairs has nice views of the mountain and pretty...More

Thank TMN H
zorbadaki, Owner at Zorbas Family Taverna & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you for your very honest review, we appreciate greatly all feed back, the good and the bad! I'm so glad you got to meet our very special friend from NZ, Jess, she is a true diamond and loved so very much by as all...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$47
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 01:00
17:30 - 01:00
17:30 - 01:00
17:30 - 01:00
17:30 - 01:00
17:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25Is Martiou, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Malia
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 032433
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'Zorbas' has been open and successful for many years in the village of Malia. We are open all year round, providing pizza and homemade cuisine for tourists and locals alike. We take pride in always providing constant freshness and quality in the food we so gladly serve and cherish the people we meet, many of whom stay with us in our hearts and become apart of our Zorbas family.
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