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The Melon Cocktail Bar

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Simply the best meal ever

Wonderful meal , wonderful hosts , fantastic place and a smile every time from Claude and lili... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Zante family lunch

Great food served summer and also in winter cooked by our fabulous Claude. ..today's lunch with... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2019
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All reviews melon jean claude the owner cocktail bar fish bowl couldn't do enough the perfect host the grill draught mythos reviews on tripadvisor second to none great company friendly hosts cant wait to return fantastic place nothing is too much trouble free pool table
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful meal , wonderful hosts , fantastic place and a smile every time from Claude and lili . You always feel welcome when you call in to the melon bar . If I could give it a rating it would have to be 100% a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thought we would give it a second go as the owner was a nice guy. This year there was a grill food service but we didn't try it. Sad to say not much had changed with the decor just added more to it which made...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chris_stewart48
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

Great food served summer and also in winter cooked by our fabulous Claude. ..today's lunch with zante family was devine

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AngelinaP259
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Anyone visiting Kalamaki this bar is a must Claude is the best host. His cocktails are fabulous he even makes a vodka and coke look special. We have eaten there a few times and the food is amazing true Greek style and so reasonably priced....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris H
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful time we had at Melon Bar in Zakynthos. We visited at the end of the season and it was very quiet but they made us feel totally welcome and at home. Had such a good time we had to come back a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Passenger824240
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Stopped in here as we were recommended to try it by people we had met. Where do i start. The owner is a nice guy called claud but that's about it. The decor is tacky, the furniture looks like its been donated and the drinks...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank srbloxer
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Having returned to Claudes a few times over the last few years I can honestly say he is one of the nicest guys I have met he always makes us feel welcome (even when we turn up at 1-30 am for a late night cocktail...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dave A
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Excellent, great atmosphere, very friendly, amazing cocktails, Great for all ages and categories. Xx

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank conniecblackburn2
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

We went here one night on a whim from the others reviews on trip advisor, and boy am I glad we did, Jean Claude is the outright one of the nicest people I’ve ever met, and boy can he make a cocktail, my partner had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jasmine5Thomas
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a friends recommendation. Claud the owner couldn't do enough for us We booked to have a lamb 🐑 spit which had been cooking all day. And was to die for. Cocktails were amazing

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Zoe D
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