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Grill House Giannis Family

Matala, Crete 702 00, Greece
+30 698 361 9233
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“yogurt” (2 reviews)
“sardines” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Matala, Crete 702 00, Greece
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went there on two separate occasions and were impressed with the quality of food for the price each time. The staff was also very kind and frankly impressive. Both times the restaurant was swamped with the dinner rush, despite this, we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is spectacular and very high quality for the price. The service staff is unbelievably friendly, and the food was delicious. The white wine carafa is very good, and the seafood is fresh. One of my best dining experiences.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lawrence A
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Heard this was great. Ordered 3 items. There was a picture of their Cretan Salad, which I showed the server. When it came, it was missing olives and the egg shown. We wanted to change up the Greek salads with something different, but what was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bill W
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten here multiple times over the last four years. Every dish is fresh, no fringes, delicious food. Save some space for the yoghurt with cinamon and the ouzo that comes when you ask for the cheque.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ju5008
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Back again after a couple of years, still just as good! Fast and a very warm welcome. The location is just a few meters away from the main square where 10 or so restaurants are located. Well worth those extra meters to have a fantastic...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Hillan69
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

The place is always full and this is a signal of good food. We tried it twice and came true. The food is quite good and the prices are low. The stuff is polite and the service is rather fast despite that at dinner time...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Huo L
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Others explained the good quality food here - we agree. We'd like to add that we were struck by the fact this restaurant is ran very smoothly by the Giannis family. Two senior sisters in the kitchen, a cousin taking the orders, another spouse as...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MarcHinfelaar
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Great little authentic greek restaurant,very nice food,good atmosphere very reasonable prices, highly recommend if eating out in beautiful Matala.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank simonandlauraBristol
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

One of the best places in matala. Very friendly staff we had great little dessert after lovely bean dish

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Dave W
Reviewed October 19, 2017

very nice restaurant taverna delicious Greek dishes good atmosphere very nice design - blue tables and chairs very kind staff must visit

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank MilicaB174
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Matala, Crete 702 00, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Heraklion Prefecture  >  Matala
  • Phone Number: +30 698 361 9233
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