We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Family Restaurant

Main Road, Kalamaki 291 00, Greece
+30 2695 101481
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“kleftiko” (14 reviews)
“greek night” (113 reviews)
“greek dancing” (48 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
Hours
CUISINES
Italian, International, Mediterranean, Greek, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Main Road, Kalamaki 291 00, Greece
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (711)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 662 reviews

Reviewed today

We ate here twice during our stay. The food is excellent, the staff are all lovely, can't fault it. Wednesday is 'Greek night' when there is a lot of audience participation in the traditional Greek dancing, very entertaining. The girl who is front of house...More

1  Thank MilesOtool
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

1st day we stopped in for some food and we were warmly greeted by all. Looks like we have found our Kalamaki local. Food and drink presented well and delicious.

1  Thank Darren O
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Darren O for your review we value all customers comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Family we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Welcome to the Family Follow us on Facebook Yammas

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Returned from Kalamaki in the 17th second visit and as soon as you walk into the restaurant they make you feel like part of the family,love the food and the family,

1  Thank Steve W
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Steve W for your review we value all customers comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Family we look forward to welcoming you back very soon Welcome to the Family. Follow us on Facebook Yammas

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed for two weeks in Kalamaki and this as to be our favourite restaurant there. The food is first class, the family and waiters are warm, attentive and genuine The Greek night is an absolute must !!! We will leave Kalamaki taking with us...More

1  Thank Jayne L
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Jayne L for your review we value all customers comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Family we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Welcome to the Family Follow us on Facebook Yammas

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have just come back from kalamaki in Zante , this restaurant is run by a family and the family are such lovely people, we went 2 times in the week we were their food it was absolutley fantastic,also the atmosphere was fantastic nothing is...More

Thank Sallybox
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Sallybox for your review we value all customers comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Family we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Welcome to the Family Follow us on Facebook Yammas

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing. The place is smashing. Done Greek night and it was great. Staff love all our girls. See you next year. Ryan Ellie Eve Grace Holly and Carrieann.More

Thank atherton0069
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you atherton0069for your review we value all customers comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Family we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Hope the camera working after its tumble Follow us on Facebook Welcome to the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is our 1st time here on the island and the family restaurant is the best there is,They are all amazing people and the food is out of this world we have ate at breakfast (Greek breakfast)and throughout the day and it is just the...More

1  Thank Mina M
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank You Mina M for your review we value all customers comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Family we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Thank You for your kind words Welcome to the Family Follow us...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is just fantastic. They all make you feel welcome & part of the family. Roxy is amazing. She made our son feel special. He is shy & has a speech impediment but roxy just rocked! Oh yea & the food is fantastic too...More

Thank chris d
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you chris d for your review we value all customers comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Family we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Welcome to the Family Follow us on Facebook Yammas

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

φανταστικός This is a Must Visit Restaurant, from the first time we went to Kalamaki, the welcome we received was brilliant, the selection of food was good, The Service was outstanding We’ve told so many friends about this place, the ones that have visited, Agee...More

1  Thank Jeremy S
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank You Jeremy S for your review we value all customers comments and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to the Family we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Thank You for your kind words Welcome to the Family Follow us...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I wouldn’t even bother going here. My pork souvalaki was the driest toughest meat ive ever had and only 4 pieces on the plate. Came with no pitta bread either. Lets just say I went hungry that night. Avoid and go olive tree instead.More

Thank cheleanddunk
colin_musgrave, Guest Relations Manager at The Family Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

If you had made your concerns known to us at the time our staff could of rectified your concerns, we try to rectify all complaints regarding food and service at the time. With over 550 excellent reviews and nearly 100 good reviews, I hope anyone...More

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 285 hotels in Zakynthos
Carreta Beach Holiday Village
1,690 reviews
.20 km away
Dionysis & Tonia Studios
168 reviews
.23 km away
Exotica Hotel & Spa by Zante Plaza
316 reviews
.24 km away
Hotel Venus & Suites
1,368 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Massa Mediterranean Cuisine + Bar
889 reviews
.32 km away
Four Seasons
6 reviews
.33 km away
Pandesia Restaurant
1,330 reviews
.01 km away
Ambrosia
1,023 reviews
.44 km away
Nearby Attractions
Laganas Beach
3,007 reviews
.39 km away
Kalamaki Beach
2,940 reviews
.80 km away
Why Not Sports Bar
108 reviews
.02 km away
Black Pearl Bar
169 reviews
.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
ilikeapint
10 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Mogord | Reviewed this property |
Definitely banter
1
Vote
jessicahbear
5 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from colin_musgrave | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
It will be around the end of October the exact date has not been decided on, normally its is around the 26th October. I hope this helps. Colin Musgrave
1
Vote
cheryl121
16 September 2017|
Answer
Response from Laura1985green | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's true she is 7 months and still running round busy ! She is having a boy! Good luck and congratulations!
2
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Kalamaki 291 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Ionian Islands  >  Zakynthos  >  Kalamaki
  • Phone Number: +30 2695 101481
  • E-mail
Description
The Family Restaurant is located on the Main Road, Kalamaki. We serve local Greek, Mediterranean, European Mexican dishes using only local fresh produce where possible. We are a family run restaurant with Anna (Mum) running the kitchen with her team. Nico (Dad) heads front of house with Roxanne, Christina Adreas and the rest of the team taking charge of front of house. We want all our customers to enjoy superb food and the warm friendly family atmosphere and become part of our extended family, wanting to come and see us year after year. If you have any special dietary needs or you cannot see your favorite dish on the menu then please speak to a member of the family. If you have a special occasion you want to celebrate Birthday, Anniversary, Wedding, give us a call book a table or PM us and discuss your Requirements, nothing is to much trouble for us at the Family. See you at The Family Restaurant Yamas.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing