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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, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
25Is Martiou, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago 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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here several times during our stay, and indeed will be going again tonight. The family run taverna is beautifully presented with a mix of traditional and modern decor. The family who run it are friendly, helpful and attentive. The traditional Greek salads were...More

Thank Alan M
zorbadaki, Owner at Zorbas Family Taverna & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

An absolute pleasure to have you both dining with us, thank you for your custom and we hope to see you again soon Tess

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived we were warmly greeted by the owner Mattaeous, I told him he looked like Fabrizio Ravanelli (who played in the eightys for my local team, "Boro") he thought this was funny and said he would look him up, I hope he did....More

Thank jane t
zorbadaki, Owner at Zorbas Family Taverna & Pizzeria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thank you all so much for your kind words, it was a pleasure to have meet you all ... Here's to next time Cheers, yiamas Tess and Mathaios

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

In oldtown this is my favorite. Friendly staff, family business and the food is outstanding. Two floor so you can sit upstairs too.

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Zorbas is a great eating place. Great selection of pizzas made fresh for you in their traditional oven. Tess has revamped the menu also, so some great additions to it. Try the pork cuts as very tender and tasty. The atmosphere is a relaxed one,...More

Thank LynnNicol
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this restaurant from a local and we were not disappointed. The bar area was full of locals drinking Raki. The staff were very welcoming and went out of their way to ensure we had a great night. The food was great with...More

Thank hazelmrolston
Reviewed 2 May 2017

If you're looking for a cosy place for a good pizza in Malia, then nip in here in the old village. Excellent food at reasonable prices in a nice setting. Does take out too and the house wine isn't bad. What else would you want?

Thank rotherbird1
Reviewed 30 January 2017

visited malia with my girlfriend in September and can honestly say the food here was incredible! we ate out here 5 out of 7 nights that we stayed because the food was so fresh & tasty and sorted us out after our partying the night...More

1  Thank Joshua C
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We loved the mezze, just shared a few small dishes between the two of us. The garlic bread is out of this world fantastic, the wine is ok and the waiter can be very charming. Their terrace upstairs is beautiful and prices are reasonable. We...More

Thank nalujulia
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
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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