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Alexis Zorbas

Matala, Crete, Greece
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
4 days ago
“The best view of Matala sea!!!”
3 weeks ago
“The best taverna in Matala ”
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Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood
Matala, Crete, Greece
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Delicious traditional food, fantastic Cretan hospitality!!! Nice family atmosphere which feets perfect with "Matala myth"

Thank Konstantinos C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

That's one of my favourite places in the entire world. I love everything: the delicious food, the outstanding view and the nicest greek family I ever met. Miss you so much!

Thank Catharina A
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Wonderful food, freshly cooked, local and delicious. A lovely family run taverna this represented the best value for money we had on holiday in terms of both the quality and the service. We had beans and fried aubergine (great, some other restaurants used almost too...More

Thank Twig O
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Without a doubt the best place to eat, drink and socialise Staff are helpful and the food is Insane Will be going again

Thank Celyn B
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

I ate a delicious rabbit stew and my husband enjoyed Greek meatballs in the middle of the day. The service was good and the view and location over Matala beach are excellent.

Thank hannoodle
Reviewed 7 June 2015

The restaurant is located right on the beach and serves wonderful home cooked food - the family will make you feel so welcome .We have eaten here several times and it has always been first class - they serve daily specials A great place to...More

Thank GedHob2013
Reviewed 10 December 2014

My wife & 14-yr old daughter were coerced to eat here because of me! I read reviews before our holiday to Matala and Alexis Zorbas scored OK. Rather it scored well for Greek food. I was really keen on Lamb Kleftiko and this place had...More

Thank sawfeet
Reviewed 7 October 2014

The dish with greek salad was very big, enough for two persons. Sword fish was tasty. But they had to warn that calamary is fried with batter. Don't recommend to try it. The view and service are very good.

Thank brilliantcreature
Reviewed 3 August 2014

This restaurant situated lovely on the beach of Matala has cretan food with a very good price/quality index. Try the fantastic fishsoup for only 6 €. The family that owns this restaurant is very friendly, the sons play sometimes the guitar and mandoline! We always...More

1  Thank Eric W
Reviewed 30 June 2014 via mobile

The food here is good and the "stews" are great. Try the stifado and people who love lamm must try the kleftiko. It is not so cheap as other simple meals, € 12, but it is great. Nice restaurant with view on the bay and...More

Thank Heidi H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matala, Crete, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Matala
  • Phone Number: 2892045531
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