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Petrino Garden

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26 Fragkiskou Leontariti, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
+30 2897 031793
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Set in the outskirts of the town, this lovely bar restaurant is different. Nice food and party atmosphere at night. The boss George is a Gentleman.

Thank Titan7
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Food is great, the owners and staff are very accommodating and lovely people. During my weeks stay, I visited twice as my family really enjoyed eating here and they made my children feel really welcomed! Would definitely go back if I visit the area again!

Thank ChelseaGeezer99
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

During our week long holiday in Crete we visited this place twice. It is a charming restaurant in a beautiful setting. The food here is to die for. Our waitress Marina could not do enough to make our visit a memorable one. This was Greek hospitality beyond belief. The food is very tasty and varied to suit all. The house... More 

Thank John L
Leeds, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Good food in a beautiful setting. We visited on the night we arrived, had an early set off so arrived at our hotel, unpacked, changed and headed off in search of a restaurant to chill in. I had read reviews about Petrino Garden before we left the UK and we found it easily so went in. We weren't disappointed, the... More 

Thank pandjhinch
Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

I went to this restaurant as a result of reading the reviews on Trip Advisor, before I went away! I am glad I did because this restaurant has has the most delicious food, (particularly the mixed slouvaki) The environment is gorgeous, with a ceiling of grape vines, full of fruit, hanging down. The house medium/sweet red wine is divine, and... More 

Thank Lynda B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

We went to Petrino Garden in August 2016. The Greek food was very good and the people of the restaurant are very friendly. We visit this restaurant three times and if we go again to Malia we absolutely go to Petrino Garden.

Thank Renee I
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

During our stay in Malia we went to different restaurants in the „Old town“, but the only one we visited several times was the „Petrino Garden“, if you go there you’ll know why! The family and especially Marina who runs the restaurant were very welcoming an the food was authentic and superb. After a week with „english breakfast“ they made... More 

Thank fra p
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

In a lovely setting with superb, friendly service and delicious food, Petrino Garden is the perfect place to end your day. Thanks Marina & Giorgos.

Thank Brian_and_Lesley
Jersey, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the better restaurants in the old town of Malia. We enjoyed the ambience and beautiful ripe grape vines hanging above the diners. Both of us enjoyed main courses which were tasty and inexpensive. I had the Milanese which was a cod in a garlic sauce in batter. My wife had the chicken kebab stir fry which... More 

Thank ChrisDorey65
Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

This pretty little taverna in old malia was one of the best we visited! The lady who owns the restaurant was so warm and welcoming and made the atmosphere in the restaurant so relaxed and friendly. We got complimentary bread and the food was outstanding. A little gem definitely worth a visit.

Thank rachelwillis93

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, International, Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Fragkiskou Leontariti, Malia, Crete 700 07, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Malia
  • Phone Number: +30 2897 031793

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?