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Zorbas Family Taverna & Pizzeria

Eikosi Pemptis Martiou, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 2897 032433
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“pizza” (70 reviews)
“lamb roast” (2 reviews)
“fresh pasta” (2 reviews)
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Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Eikosi Pemptis Martiou, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We came here on a chilly evening and the restaurant was toasty warm from the old oven in the centre of the dining room. The service is extremely welcoming and friendly I really enjoyed that the owners young son was helping him out. The food...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The food here was some of the best we've had in all of Greece. Would highly reccommend! Nice cozy atmosphere, friendly staff and they have so many vegetarian options! It was wonderful.

Thank Miranda K
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We visited all the Old Village tavernas and this one did not disappoint. For a change we had pizzas and really enjoyed them. Vibrant atmosphere and excellent service. Live music several nights each week.

Thank moomans
Reviewed 19 October 2017

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 28 September 2017

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 12 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 10 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 4 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 50
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eikosi Pemptis 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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