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Cretan Family FISH AND GRILL

Emmanouil Hatzidaki, Malia, Crete 70007, Greece
+30 693 721 6275
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“grilled fish” (4 reviews)
“giros” (2 reviews)
“gyros” (7 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Emmanouil Hatzidaki, Malia, Crete 70007, Greece
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Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice lunch at this restaurant. Food was cooked to perfection and was absolutely delicious. I would visit this restaurant again. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank desbrown995
Reviewed October 6, 2018

We stopped here for lunch and were glad we did. We had Greek salad that was delicious. I had a chicken kebob and my husband had the most amazing gyro. Excellent service and the food was delicious and reasonably priced.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank W4142HDpatricks
Reviewed October 5, 2018

After a week in an all-inclusive hotel with solid, but kind of sterile cuisine, we went for a fresh sea-food, local dinner. Cretan Family restaurant was a great choice for us. The owner was very kind and friendly and recommended us a good local wine,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Petr S
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We had a great time there with my family , the owner was serving dishes and the food was really delicious. i will defiantly recommend to add in your TO-DO list !

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 303vahang
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We had the displeasure of eating at this establishment on the way to Malia Beach. Full disclosure, I am a Cretan American, cook Cretan food in my home and have lived and visited Crete every year. Also, I have never written a terrible review for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank grknurse1982
cretan1234, Ιδιοκτήτης at Cretan Family FISH AND GRILL, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Dear sir. I am the owner of cretan family restaurant.I read your review carefully as I always do with all reviews and I was wondering why you mention that you wanted to leave as soon as you saw the menu.As for the ''warm salad''I would...More

Reviewed September 4, 2018

A cozy family restaurant with nice people and great food for an exeptable price. In the evening always music which is provided by the owner. The people are always friendly and there is a good atmosphere.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Inekerob
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

I am ultra happy that I decided to come here. The service is wonderful, the owner is very nice guy who really cares for his place and guests. Fresh fishes grilled with great experience. If I will be back on Crete I surely will be...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Grzegorz S
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Fish grilled in front of you on BBQ many restaurants only do frozen so beware!! Owners and their amazing children serve you and are fantastic. I have a teenage son and I wish mine would be able to manage a service like the owners son...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bron H
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Good food (we could even go to the kitchen to choose the fish), good service, fair price. We recommend.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank FixatorJ
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Excellent family restaurant, led by Jorgos. Delicious meals, endlessly friendly service. Cheap meals freshly prepared (Jorgos I am not driving!)

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank vereskovacstibi
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Questions & Answers
May 24, 2018|
Response from katerina t | Property representative |
Well,I don't know 100% which food contains gluten, but I guess you could have salads delicious fish on the grill or meat on the grill .For sure you will find something . Have a good day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emmanouil Hatzidaki, Malia, Crete 70007, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Malia
  • Phone Number: +30 693 721 6275
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Cretan Family Fish and Grill
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