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The Wave Restaurant

Beach Front, Maleme, Crete 730 14, Greece
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fruit” (10 reviews)
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
“fig salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Beach Front, Maleme, Crete 730 14, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What can I say …. ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC!!! After such an amazing time last year I decided to come back and this place DID NOT dissapoint in any way shape or form.   I could not wait to try their food again and they definitely measured...More

Thank TJS1988
Reviewed 2 days ago

The closest restaurant to our apartment and the night we had decided to go there it was just starting to rain (a big surprise it seemed for the locals); we managed to just about get inside with only a couple of tables left. Staff were...More

Thank Liza_Chelsea
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fab food and brilliant service. Love this place and the atmosphere . I highly recommend for food or drinks at any time of the day, particularly if you are staying in a local hotel . It's right on the beach with its own sun bed...More

Thank lizziepenn
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Everything is perfect. The staff are so friendly, attentive and amazing with children. Delicious food and great selection. The wine was the best we had tasted. Would highly recommend!!

Thank joeylewis74
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Ate here a couple of times in our two week holiday. Food and service very good the lamb shank was very good. Lovely location . Whilst staying here they had 30th aniversary .

Thank nigelhyde62
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to the wave a few times very nice staff would definitely recommend, they have sun loungers where you can sunbath

Thank Gail P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful location along the water if you sit outside. Went for lunch on a Sunday. Not too crowded. The fig salad was unique and very delicious.

Thank KathyDDD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful setting combined with the warmest of welcomes, excellent facilities and food created and presented with the best of care. Fantastic.

Thank Annie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

All I can say this was the highlight of our holiday ... the service was spot on . Everyone so very friendly . Spent day on sunbeds which were really comfy and in right location right in front of beach . Perfect . Ohhh the...More

Thank chezandy666
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was excellent but unfortunately service was very poor and let it down and was hard to get anyone's attention and only had one drink each through the meal

Thank Debbie S
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Pauline S
17 March 2016|
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Response from YorkshireSpangle | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know.
Sue S
27 January 2015|
Response from MEHOLMANMA | Reviewed this property |
Cannot remember if they did accommodation as we only ate there,we stayed at Mikes hotel just along the the road but in the main hotel on the upper road, which was a bit dated but typically greek and friendly. Best place to... More
Sue S
27 January 2015|
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Response from IntrepidMike | Reviewed this property |
That was meant to say staying in chania!!! Good old predicted text
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach Front, Maleme, Crete 730 14, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Crete  >  Chania Prefecture  >  Maleme
  • Phone Number: 6976673669
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